Author archive: Layla

Job Opportunity:  Essential Skills Literacy Tutor & Numeracy Tutor Required

      REACTIV8 Programme for young people aged 16-24yrs Personal Youth Development Programme ESSENTIAL SKILLS LITERACY TUTOR & NUMERACY TUTOR REQUIRED   Main duties of each Tutor will include: Delivery of the new refreshed Essential Skills Curriculum & implement appropriate training & assessment programmes to enable learners to achieve Essential Skills qualifications as per Open…

FREE Personal Development Programme for Young People (16-25 years)

Are you aged 16-25? Are you bored?  Fed up sitting at home? Want a challenge?  Need to get out there?  Well we might just be able to help! Donegal Youth Service is currently recruiting young people for their new one day a week ‘REACTIV8’ ‘Personal Youth Development Programme’ funded by the International Fund for Ireland….

Happy International Women’s Day!

Happy International Women’s Day!  We want to celebrate inspiring and wonderful women today.  Which woman inspires you the most and why? It could be a woman you know personally, a woman from history, or a woman who is famous now.  Let us know below!     Some inspiration…         Donegal woman Nikki…

No Hate Speech Movement

Do you know what it is?  Stay tuned!  

IYMAS Donegal 2017 The Majors//The Minors

The Majors//The Minors – Ciaran Coyle and Emory Ramsay The Majors//The Minors will be heading to the Aviva Stadium in April to take part in the Irish Youth Music Awards after winning the Donegal selection gig. They will be performing the winning song ‘The Ocean’ from the band All The Cannibals who also performed on…

DYS Chosen as Donegal Charity to Receive Trash ‘N’ Fashion Funds!

  Last week the Trash ‘N’ Fashion team asked you, the public to vote for a Donegal charity that should receive the funds raised from this year’s event.  We are absolutely delighted to say that we were chosen!  We are incredibly grateful to both the team, and to everyone who voted for us.  Thank you…

Youth Support Workers – Community Employment Positions Available!

  Two positions still available!  We are still looking for applicants for the Youth Support Worker position in Letterkenny, and Magheroarty.  This is a great opportunity to gain experience in the community/charity sector and make a real difference in the lives of young people in your community. Community Employment Scheme terms & conditions apply.  To…

Party in The Park 2016 Video

It’s finally here! Do you remember when it was warm enough to wear t-shirts, sit in the grass, and eat ice-cream? No? Neither can we, but here’s some evidence that it really happened! It’s hard to imagine on a day like today. So sit back, relax and enjoy some great summer memories. See if you…

Nominate Donegal Youth Service for Trash ‘N’ Fashion Charity Event

The annual Trash ‘n’ Fashion event is almost upon us again.  It’s a wonderful event where Donegal students create stunning avant-garde fashion out of trash. It is a not-for-profit event, and this year they are looking for the public’s help in choosing a Donegal charity to receive the funds they raise. We would be very grateful…

Worldwide Voices Group & The No Hate Speech Movement Ireland

Young people from the Worldwide Voices group of The Loft Letterkenny took part in music and photography workshops as part of the No Hate Speech Movement. They wrote and recorded this brilliant song to promote the campaign’s message.  Check out the video below!   Artist-in-Residence Currently we have artist Franck Saucian working with the Worldwide…

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