Information Officer (3 Permanent Vacancies)

North Leinster Citizens Information Service

North Leinster Citizens Information Service is currently seeking to recruit three (3) permanent Information Officers in the following locations:

1 No. Full-Time, Permanent Position (Louth)

Primarily based in Dundalk CIC, with occasional work in Drogheda CIC & other outreach locations.

1 No. Part-Time Permanent Position (Meath)

Primarily based in Ashbourne CIC, with occasional work in Navan & Trim CICs & other outreach locations.

1 No. Part-Time Permanent Position (Mullingar)

Primarily based in Mullingar CIC, with occasional work in Athlone CIC & other outreach locations.

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 Posts: These are permanent positions, subject to completion of a 6 month probationary period

•Full Time Salary Scale: €29,821 - €45,498 including 2 x long serving increments (LSI) (pro rata for part-time staff)

•Incremental Credit: CIS operates an incremental credit process, on request, which is based on the information provided by applicants on their application form

Applications must be made on the relevant application form and emailed to:

recruitment.northleinstercis@citinfo.ie

Closing Date

The closing date for the receipt of applications is 13:00 on Wednesday 12th January 2022.

A detailed job description and application form together with further information on CIS can be accessed at:

Download the Application Form (docx) word document icon

Download the Information Booklet (pdf) pdf document icon

Data Protection

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

http://www.citizensinformationboard.ie/en/data_protection/cib.html

North Leinster Citizens Information Service is an equal opportunities employer