Advocacy Support Worker, Permanent, Full Time, Offaly

November 2019

Providing free, confidential and impartial information, advice and advocacy services to the public on social services, rights and entitlements.

South Leinster Citizens Information Service is seeking to recruit an:

Advocacy Support Worker

Permanent, Full Time (35 Hours per Week)

Offaly (Tullamore)


Key responsibilities of the Advocacy Support Worker (ASW):

Some key candidate requirements are:

(Please see the information pack for job description and person specification)

The ASW will be required to travel throughout the region therefore access to the use of a car is a requirement for the post. For further information on the designated areas for each ASW, please see the information pack.

Panel of Qualified Candidates

A panel of qualified candidates may be formed from which temporary and permanent, full and part-time ASW posts, which arise in a specified period up to a maximum of 12 months, will be filled, should vacancies arise in this period. Posts will be located in the South Leinster Citizens Information Service region.


Applications must be typed and made on the relevant application form and four (4) copies posted (marked confidential) to:

Regional Manager,
South Leinster Citizens Information Service,
Tullamore CIC,
The Bridge Cerntre,
Co Offaly,

Closing date is 4.00pm on Friday, 22nd November 2019

Curriculum Vitae (CVs), late, incomplete or hand-written applications will not be considered. Applicants will be shortlisted solely on the basis of information contained in their completed application form.

Informal queries can be made to Further information on the application process is in the Candidate Pack.

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Funded and supported by the Citizens Information Board

CIS is an equal opportunities employer