Dublin South Citizens Information Service (DSCIS)

Information Officer

Part Time, 17.5 hours per week

Dublin South Citizens Information Service (DSCIS) is currently seeking to recruit a permanent Information Officer (IO) post for its DSCIS offices in the following area;

Dublin South Central (Liberties)

Part-Time (17.5 hours per week) permanent post

(Wednesday, 9am – 12:30pm; Thursday, 9am – 5pm; Friday, 9am – 5pm)

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 the following address with “Liberties IO application” in the subject line of the email:

DublinSouthRecruit@citinfo.ie

Closing date: 17:00 on Monday, 10th October 2022 (late applications will not be accepted).

A detailed job description and application form together with further information on CIS is attached.

A panel of qualified candidates may be formed from which permanent, part time Information Officer posts which arise in a specified period up to a maximum of 12 months will be filled, should vacancies arise. Posts will be located in the Dublin South Central region (Liberties office).

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

Dublin South Citizens Information Service is an equal opportunities employer