North Connaught & Ulster Citizens Information Service (CIS)

Information Officer

Full Time, 35 Hours per week, North Connaught & Ulster Service CIS, Carrick on Shannon

North Connaught & Ulster Citizens Information Service is currently seeking to recruit a permanent full time Information Officer for its Carrick on Shannon Office.

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.

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

leitrim@citinfo.ie

Closing date: 1pm on Monday 26th September (late applications will not be accepted).

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

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 Connaught & Ulster Citizens Information Service is an equal opportunities employer