Vacancy – Assistant Community Employment (CE) Supervisor at Moy Valley Resources IRD

Details of Position The Assistant Community Employment (CE) Supervisor position at Moy Valley Resources IRD, Greenhills Enterprise Centre, Ballina, Co. Mayo is a full time, fixed-term contract. The hours of employment are 39 hours per week. The starting pay for new entrants will be at the minimum of the scale at €495.30 weekly. How to […]

Census data shines light on significant role of volunteers – Mayo Volunteer Centre

Discussing census data released on 1st February, the Mayo Volunteer Centre reports that it shows the importance of engaging a diverse group of volunteers reflective of our communities and creating more flexible ways for people to volunteer. In Mayo, 17% of the county’s population of more than 23,300 people were volunteering in their community and […]

‘This is the next new and exciting thing for Ballina’

‘This is the next new and exciting thing for Ballina’ The former military barracks in the heart of Ballina town centre has been recast as a state-of-the-art space that will now become known as Innovation Quarter – IQ Ballina. The entire complex is owned by Mayo County Council, and will be managed through a collaboration between […]

Moy Valley Resources CE scheme participants celebrate achievements

Moy Valley Resources Community Employment Scheme participants marked the formal start of a new CE Scheme year at an event in The Kennedy Glasgow Centre, The Quay, Ballina last week.   The Moy Valley Resources Community Employment Scheme is the largest CE scheme in North Mayo, and the participants were thanked for their outstanding achievements during […]

Summer Party thanks hundreds of volunteers for their contribution to Ballina

Community organisations Mayo Volunteer Centre, Moy Valley Resources IRD and Ballina 2023 recently came together to host a summer party to say a resounding ‘Thank You’ to local volunteers for their enormous contribution to Ballina. In Kennedy Glasgow House, The Quay, Ballina on the evening of Thursday, August 24, over 300 volunteers popped in to […]

Craoibhín Ballina Launches Lend A Hand Programme in North Mayo

The Craoibhín Ballina community and social centre has set up a Lend A Hand Programme in the North Mayo area as part of its support to the local community. The initiative was officially launched on Thursday, 12th October at the Craoibhín Centre on Cathedral Road, Ballina.  The new programme is designed to offer support with carrying out minor […]