Vacancy: Information Officer (Part-time), Northside CIS

March 2018

Northside Citizens Information Service is currently seeking to recruit a Part-time Permanent Information Officer.

The Role

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 qualification or equivalent is 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.

This is a part-time position, 17.5 hours per week, Monday to Friday.

Salary Scale

The salary scale range for an Information Officer is €29,821- €42,659 (pro rata).

It is anticipated that new entrants to the Citizens Information Service will be appointed on the 1st point of the salary 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.

Application Process

A detailed Job Description and Application Form can be accessed below.

Applications must be made by post only, on the relevant application form. Please supply 4 copies of your application form along with 4 copies of your covering letter to THE CHAIRPERSON, Northside Citizens Information Service, Northside Civic Centre, Bunratty Road, D17 K462.

Applicants will be shortlisted solely on the basis of information contained in their completed application form and cover letter.

Closing date for receipt of applications Wednesday 14th March, 2018 by 5 pm.

Informal requests for information, email Cristina Santamaría at

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

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Northside Citizens Information Service is an equal opportunities employer

Funded and supported by the Citizens Information Board