Full Time Volunteering

Hats off to Full Time Volunteers graduating from DIT’s Certificate in Volunteering course!

From Ireland and around the world
A once-in-a-lifetime experience

We currently have 22 full-time volunteers from Ireland and a host of countries around the world giving their time, skills and experience to Cork Simon Community.

Volunteering full-time at Cork Simon is a rewarding experience. Every full-time volunteer leaves us at the end of their term with life-long friends, precious memories and unforgettable experiences.

A number of Cork Simon's Full Time Volunteers are funded through the European Voluntary Service (EVS). Find out more here:

Full-time volunteers at Cork Simon:

  • Commit 35 hours per week for at least 9 months – many stay longer.
  • Work alongside staff at Cork Simon’s Emergency Shelter and Housing Support services.
  • Are offered accommodation and a weekly allowance.
  • Participate fully in all Cork Simon activities, including training and development. All Full-Time Volunteers participate in a DIT Certificate in Volunteering, which is delivered in-house at Cork Simon.

Download the Full Time Volunteer Job Description HERE.

Download the Full Time Person Specification HERE.

Cork Simon Community processes applications for Full Time Volunteering at Cork Simon, Galway Simon  and Dundalk Simon Communities.

Register your interest in Full-Time Volunteering