Project Coordinator and Environmental Research Roles in Seville (Spain)

Capacity Ireland is offering funded work placements in Seville in the both the Third Sector and Environmental Research Sector. This is for a mid-September 2018 start. Flights to Seville will be on Saturday 15th September preceded by 3 days of preparatory training in Dublin from Wednesday 12th to Friday 14th September.

The Qualification
Alongside their work placement successful participants will also work towards Capacity Ireland's Level 3 Award in European Community Development vocational qualification. Community development practitioners build relationships with key people and organisations within their community in order to identify common concerns, create opportunities to learn new skills and help to foster social inclusion and equality. 

The qualification will help you to develop the skills and knowledge you need to work effectively in your role and are thus suitable for anyone working, or looking to work, in community development in a voluntary or paid role.

In order to support you during your work placement Capacity Ireland will provide you with the following:
  • €120 per week subsistence allowance
  • Shared accommodation (own bedroom, shared living spaces such as kitchen, bathroom)
  • Language tuition
  • Flights to and from your destination (including airport transfers in your host city)
  • Travel medical insurance for the duration of your stay
  • Ongoing support and local pastoral care for the duration of your stay
Available Roles

Project Coordinator Orientated Work Placements:
  • Third Sector International - Bid Writer
  • Third Sector International - Project Coordinator
  • ZEMOS98 - Project Assistant including Communications
  • Ecoeduca - Teaching Assistant
  • Atalaya TNT - Communication Assistant
Environmental / Research Orientated Work Placements:
  • EBD - (Research) The effect of landscape, soil quality and biotic interactions on the structure of plant communities.
  • Green Bell - Environmental Consultancy
  • Ecologistas - Agro-Ecology
Full job descriptions for each of the roles are available at our website:

How to Apply
Up to date deadline details and the application form are available at our website:

Before applying please ensure you have read the following key requirements:
  • To be eligible applicants must be currently residing within the Republic of Ireland, have an Irish postal address and bank account, and must have the right to live and work in Ireland and the destination country.  
  • Students are not eligible thus we regret we are unable to accept applications from individuals looking for ‘year in industry’ placements.
  • Placements are for fixed periods of 92 days (13 weeks) and it is a requirement that you spend the full period in your destination country. The start date (flight out to Host Country) will be on or around Saturday 15th September 2018. End date (return flight to Republic of Ireland) 92 days from the date of departure.
  • There will be three days of preparatory training (Wednesday 12th to Friday 14th September) in Dublin immediately before departure. Attendance at the preparatory training is compulsory. 
  • Applications are only being accepted for September 2018.
To apply please complete the following steps:
(1) Review the vocational course information. Be sure this course is right for you.
(2) View the job descriptions by clicking the links above.
(3) Decide which positions are of interest to you and complete the application form.
(4) Send the completed application form along with your current CV (and your portfolio if applying to a graphic design position) to

If you've any questions about these roles please contact Please ensure you check our website first as many answers to certain questions can be found there
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