October 2021

Citizens Information Phone Service (CIPS) provide free, confidential and impartial information, advice and referral services to the public on social services, rights and entitlements.

CIPS is currently seeking to form a:

Panel for Information Officers

Permanent & Temporary, Full & Part Time Positions



CIPS is a busy, dynamic, national phone service, based in Blackrock, Cork, The primary role of the Information Officer is to provide information and advice to members of the public, primarily via the phone in a call centre environment. Additionally, the Information Officer will assist the management team as appropriate in the work of CIPS and the development of its services. Previous experience in a busy information environment is desirable. Commitment to high-quality customer service and strong teamwork is essential. Excellent induction is provided for all new staff, with first-class training and support offered on an ongoing basis, ensuring a high-quality, customer-focused service.


An Application Form must be completed in full (late applications and CVs not accepted). The application process is outlined in the Candidate Pack which is downloadable below:

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Closing date is 1.00pm on Wednesday 20 October 2021

Funded and supported by the Citizens Information Board

CIPS is an equal opportunities employer