Vacancies: Information Officers, Co. Wicklow CIS
(1) Part-time Permanent Information Officer in Arklow CIC
(2) Full time Temporary Information Officer in Bray CIC Specified Purpose Contract
Co. Wicklow Citizens Information Service is currently seeking to recruit a full time temporary Information Officer (35 hours per week) and a part-time Permanent Information Officer (17.5 hours per week Monday to Friday.
Key tasks for the post include the direct delivery of information, advice, advocacy and referral services, and liaison with other service providers - statutory and voluntary.
Excellent communication skills, a good level of computer literacy and a Leaving Certificate and/or equivalent of education are required. Previous experience in information provision and/or relevant training would be a distinct advantage. Experience of working in a busy information environment is desirable.
Salary scale: The salary scale range for an Information Officer is €29,821- €42,659 (pro rata for part-time). It is anticipated that new entrants to the Citizens Information Service will be appointed on the 1st point of the scale. Incremental credit, should it be awarded, will be based on previous relevant experience as set out on application form.
A panel will be formed of qualified candidates from which temporary and permanent, part-time and full time Information Posts which arise within the next 12 months, will be filled should vacancies arise in this period. Posts will be located in the Bray or Arklow area.
Applications must be made, by post, on the relevant application form (four copies) with four copies of your covering letter to:
Name: Mr. Eamonn Burgess, Chairperson, Co. Wicklow Citizens Information Service, 6 The Boulevard, Quinsboro Road, Bray, Co. Wicklow
Telephone: 0761 07 6780
Closing date for receipt of applications: 5 p.m. on 25th October, 2017
Applications based on application form and cover letter only. CV’s (curriculum vitae) or late / incomplete applications will not be accepted.
Co. Wicklow Citizens Information Service is an equal opportunities employer.
Funded and supported by the Citizens Information Board.