Vacancy: Money Adviser (Part-time), Clare MABS

April 2017

Clare MABS are seeking to recruit a permanent part time Money Adviser position.

The Money Advice and Budgeting Service (MABS) is a national, free, confidential and independent service, providing advice and support to people in debt or in danger of getting into debt. Each MABS company is rooted within the communities they serve and staff work with clients to enable them to cope with immediate debt problems and assist them to develop good money management skills.

The Role

Money Advisers play a pivotal role in MABS. Candidates must display empathy with those who find themselves in financial difficulty, knowledge and understanding of money management, consumer debt and financial services, familiarity with the provision of an advice, support and advocacy service and excellent communication, organisational, administrative and IT skills.

Clare MABS has a vacancy for a permanent part time Money Adviser.

The position will be located in 8 Harmony Row, Ennis, Co. Clare and at other locations within the County Clare area.

The part time hours of work are fixed and will be 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday on alternate weeks.

Salary Scale

The full time Money Adviser salary scale is currently €35,831 to €48,333 which will be pro-rata for part time employees.

It is anticipated that new entrants to the MABS service will be appointed on the 1st point of the scale.

Incremental credit should it be awarded will be assessed on the basis of the information contained in the application form and cover letter at time of submission.

Application Process

An Application Form together with a detailed Job Description and Personal Specification as well as further information on MABS can be accessed at

Applications must be made by post only, using the relevant application form with a covering letter. Please send four copies of your application and four copies of your cover letter to: The Chairperson, Clare MABS, 8 Harmony Row, Ennis, Co. Clare.

A panel will be formed of qualified candidates from which temporary and permanent, part-time and full time Money Adviser roles which arise within the next 12 months will be filled should vacancies arise in this period. Posts may be located in the County Clare area.

Curriculum Vitae (CV), late, incomplete or emailed applications will not be considered.

Applicants will be shortlisted solely on the basis of information contained in completed application.

Closing Date: 5pm on Friday 21st April 2017.

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Clare MABS is an equal opportunities employer.

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