Overview of our services

Looking for work?
The Ballymun Job Centre (BJC) provides a Local Employment Service (LES) to local Job Seekers offering a range of supports to those seeking employment. This service is delivered under contract for the Department of Social Protection (DSP).
Our highly qualified guidance team have the range of skills and experience necessary to help you back on the path to employment and in developing your career.

The LES provides the follow supports/services to Jobseekers:
• Professional one to one support to assist with career progression
• Access to Job Seeking supports (phones, emails, printing and photocopying)
• Access to Job Vacancy listing and information
• Professional CV
• Assistance with job application letters
• Assistance with job application forms & aptitude tests
• Assistance with Job Seeking Skills
• Interview coaching
• Assessment of current education, training and skills experience
• Information on/referral to training courses available (Back to Education; Apprenticeships)
• Access to financial supports for accredited training
• Work Experience Supports – Job Bridge
• Information on / Referral to Community Employment Schemes (CE)
• Information on / Referral to Solas, CDETB Training courses

The service provides a confidential setting where you can discuss and develop a career path with one of our guidance officers. The guidance officer, through a series of one to one meetings, will discuss your options.

They will identify your strengths and weaknesses and help you decide what your goals are and will support you in fulfilling them. For further information on our Career Guidance Service please click here

• Anyone aged 16 years and over

• Unemployed

• Looking for work

• Living within the local catchment area of Dublin 11 and Dublin 9

How do I register with the BJC/LES?

The registration process provides the opportunity for an initial assessment of the client’s needs.

Registration involves a meeting in order to obtain education/training and employment history. At the initial meeting the services are explained, a registration form is filled in and details entered on the BJC database and DSP database.

An appointment is made with one of our Guidance Officers, who will provide ongoing one-to-one support to the client.

As well as referral through the Department of Social Protection, registration is also available as a walk-in service, no appointment is required.

For further information on this service please contact:
Ellen Davitt at 01 8667000 or email:

The BJC is open to the public for registration Monday to Thursday 9am – 1pm and 2pm – 5pm and Friday 9am – 1pm and 2pm – 4pm

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