YAP advocates and Staff come from all walks of life and make a huge difference to the lives of Young People.

The training and experience YAP Ireland provide also opens-up opportunities for advocates and staff to become skilled and experienced at working within their community in a strengths-based way. YAP advocates are employed under a Fixed Purpose Contracts and are paid an hourly rate to provide a one-to-one service to Young People and Families for up to 15 hours per week.

YAP Vacancies are divided in two separate areas, ADVOCATE Vacancies and FULL TIME/ MANAGEMENT Vacancies:


The training and experience gained by Advocates through employment with YAP Ireland has long-term beneficial outcomes for you and your communities.