South Munster Citizens Information Service (SMCIS)
1 x Part-Time, Permanent Position located in Fermoy
South Munster Citizens Information Service is currently seeking to recruit
a permanent part-time Information Officer for its Fermoy Centre.
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 Post: This is a permanent position, subject to completion of a 6 month probationary period.
- Salary scale: €29,821 - €45, 498 (including LSIs) (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:
- Closing date: 12 noon on Wednesday 5th October 2022 (late applications will not be accepted).
- A panel ofqualified 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. Posts will be located in the CIS service area applied for.
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:
South Munster Citizens Information Service is an equal opportunities employer