A message from our CEO

Hello, and welcome. We’re delighted you’re considering joining the Lewisham Irish Community Centre.

We have been at the heart of the Irish community in Rushey Green for 30 years, in that time we have evolved to support the changing needs of both the Irish community and the wider needs of our service users, friends and neighbors.

We are an ambitious charity that strives to bring the best of Irish warmth, support, and culture to the borough of Lewisham. You can read more about our ambitions for the years ahead in our 2021-24 Strategic Plan – lewishamirish.org.uk/our-strategy

We are a community centre with Irish roots but you don’t need to be Irish to work with us. Our staff play a pivotal role in helping us deliver for the whole community and we warmly welcome applications from anyone who shares our values and vision.

I hope you enjoy reading more about us and our work, our strategy and impact. We hope to speak to you soon.

Kathleen Sheridan – CEO

Current Vacancies


We have a fantastic new job opportunity for a Caretaker/cleaner responsible for the general maintenance, cleanliness and security of Lewisham Irish Community Centre. The Caretaker will support the frontline team, ensuring the site and premises are safe, secure and clean for the local community. You will be responsible for the cleaning and day to day maintenance of the community centre and its grounds, minor repair work and opening & closing the building at various times.

Job title                          Caretaker /Cleaner

Based               Lewisham Irish Community Centre 2a Davenport Road SE6 2AZ.

Part-time                       15 hours including evenings and weekends.

Grade:              £12 p/h

To apply complete our application form.

Applications will be open until a suitable candidate is found