Vacancy: SLIS Administrator Booking Officer

October 2018

SLIS Administrator Booking Officer

Full-time, Fixed-term contract, 12 months with potential to extend for up to 12 further months

The Sign Language Interpreting Service (SLIS) is an independent body, funded and supported by the Citizens Information Board (CIB), to develop, promote and deliver quality sign language interpreting services to the Deaf community in Ireland, including face to face and remote services.

SLIS is working to enhance the availability and quality of sign language interpreting in Ireland in response to the National Disability Inclusion Strategy 2017-2021 and the Irish Sign Language Act 2017.

The Role

The SLIS Administrator provides administrative support to SLIS services including the referral service, social fund, emergency services, access support service and IRIS (Irish Remote Interpreting Service), as well as general organisational administration.

Salary Scale

The SLIS salary scale for this role is: €27,020 - €44,330, pro-rata for part time work. It is anticipated that new entrants to SLIS 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 the application form and covering letter.

Application process

Please send completed application form with cover letter to:

Closing date for receipt of applications is strictly 4pm on Thursday 8th November 2018

(Please note that all applications must be on the SLIS application form. CVs will be disregarded. Late or incomplete applications will not be accepted)

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For details on how your personal data will be used as part of this process our Data Protection Notice for Job Applicants is available here:

The Sign Language Interpreting Service is an equal opportunities employer

Funded and supported by the Citizens Information Board.

For further information contact:
John Stewart,
Sign Language Interpreting Service,
Deaf Village Ireland,
Ratoath Road,
Dublin 7.