Citizens Information Services provide free, confidential and impartial information, advice and advocacy services to the public on social services, rights and entitlements. North Munster Citizens Information Service is currently seeking to recruit an:
Permanent, Part Time (17.5 Hours per Week)
Key tasks for the post include the direct delivery of information, advice, advocacy and referral services, and liaison with other service providers, both statutory and voluntary.
Excellent communication skills, a good level of research and IT skills, and a Leaving Certificate and/or equivalent of education are required. Ideally, applicants will also hold a higher-level qualification in relevant field of study, (e.g. social policy, human rights, social work/social care practice, legal qualification etc.), and / or substantial previous work experience in a busy information/advice/advocacy environment.
- Permanent Position: This position is subject to a 6 probationary period.
- Full Time Salary: €29,821 - €42,658 per annum (inclusive of two Long Service Increments (LSI), see candidate pack for further information).
- Incremental Credit Assessment: CIS operates an incremental credit process for new entrants to the CIS network at request. For further information please see the candidate pack.
- Panel of Qualified Candidates: A panel of qualified candidates may be formed from which permanent and temporary, part-time IO posts which arise in a specified period, up to a maximum of 12 months, will be filled. Posts will be located within Co. Tipperary.
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:
Closing date is 4.00pm on Friday 22 October 2021
Funded and supported by the Citizens Information Board
CIS is an equal opportunities employer