Dublin South Citizens Information Service (DSCIS)
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.
- All posts are subject to completion of a 6 month probationary period
- Full Time Salary Scale: €29,821 - €45,498 including 2 x LSIs, long serving increments (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. The decision on whether or not to award an incremental credit is a decision made by the Board and is subject to the availability of funding.
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:
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:
Dublin South Citizens Information Service is an equal opportunities employer