Staff

Barry Fegan

Barry is the new leader in charge in the centre having taken over from Crawford.

He has a Post Grad in Community Youth Work and previously ran a youth centre in Poleglass.

Stacey Meenan

Stacey has joined the centre after a number of years working in the Blackie Centre.

Stacey is currently undertaking a certificate in Youth with the University of Ulster Jordanstown.

Shauna Carson

Shauna has also just joined the team and is from the Clonard area having come through the youth centre as a young person.

Shauna previously worked in Newhill Youth Centre and is looking forward to working with young people again.

Mickey Flannery

Mickey has just joined the centre and has experience working in St Peters youth club and Matt Talbot youth centre.

Mickey has a diploma in youth work from the University of Ulster.

Noel McCann

Noel has joined the team as an outreach worker working alongside Geraldine with the aim of engaging young people and attracting them to the centre.

Geraldine Hyndman

Geraldine is a past member of the club and works part-time, with a special interest in community relations and detached programmes.

Geraldine works both in the centre and as an outreach worker, engaging with young people in the area with the aim of attracting them to the youth centre.

She is a mother of three sons and back in further education hoping to gain a degree in social policy which will enable me to get involved with youth people involved in crime.

She says she enjoys working in the centre and feels that the work she does is giving something back to her community. Growing up and being a member of the youth centre was an important part of her life and helped make her the person she is today.  She aims to give the young people in Clonard the same experiences she received.

Sinead McKenna

Sinead works part-time in the youth centre, with a specific interest in drama.

She is presently at UUJ studying for a degree in Youth & Community

Bobby Reid

Bobby is from the Clonard area and came through the centre as a young person to volunteer and now he has a part time paid post.

Mona Monaghan

Mo has been working at the youth centre for ten years and gives tremendous support to all staff and young people.

Mo also looks after the maintenance of the building.

Patrick McKee

Patsy is a long serving member of staff and enjoys working on our junior activity programme.

Cormac O’Neill

Cormac is currently working with the senior boys groups in partnership with Hammer Youth centre.

Cormac trained as a youth worker with Springboard and has experience working with young people on a range of issues in both a one2one and group setting.

Ryan Rosbotham

Ryan has just joined the team within the centre, Ryan is from the Clonard area and has previously done a lot of work in the Blackie community centre where he is still employed as a childcare worker.