Supporting Rural Development in
Waterford County

Local Employment Service (LES)

County Waterford LES is co-ordinated by Waterford Leader Partnership CLG under contract to the Department of Employment Affairs and Social Protection (DEASP) and provides the follow supports/services to Jobseekers:

  • Professional one-to-one support to assist with career progression
  • Professional CV
  • Access to Job Vacancies listings and information; weekly Job Packs ( and available in our offices)
  • Assistance with Job Application Letters; application forms and aptitude tests
  • Interview Coaching & Job Seeking Skills
  • Assessment of current education, training and skills experience
  • Information on and referral to training courses available (Back to Education; Apprenticeships)
  • Access / information on free training courses available locally through the ETB
  • Access to financial support for accredited training
  • Information on DEASP Supports (including Jobs Plus;
  • Information on and referral to DEASP Community Employment (CE) and TUS Schemes.
  • Information on supports available to jobseekers regarding “Starting your own business”, through the Back to Work Enterprise Allowance
  • Assistance with completing Business Plans and referral to the Department of Employment Affairs and Social Protection
  • Use of public PC in our Carrick on Suir and Dungarvan offices to assist in job-seeking efforts.

County Waterford LES Offices:

Nano Nagle Community Resource Centre,
Carrick on Suir,
Co. Tipperary.
Contact: +353(51)649516

Presentation Community Development Building,
Mitchell Street,
Co. Waterford
Contact: +353(58)45750

Lismore Business Park,
Co. Waterford
Contact: +353(58)58025

Useful Documents and Information

Corporate Governance

"We confirm that Waterford Leader Partnership CLG complies with the Governance Code for the Community, Voluntary & Charitable Sector in Ireland"