Sligo MABS are currently seeking a Temporary half time (17.5 hours per week) Money Adviser Relief on a Specified Purpose Contract
The Money Advice and Budgeting Service (MABS) is a national, free, confidential and independent service, providing advice and support to people in debt or in danger of getting into debt. Each MABS company is rooted within the communities they serve and staff work with clients to enable them to cope with immediate debt problems and assist them to develop good money management skills
Money Advisers play a pivotal role in MABS. Candidates must display empathy with those who find themselves in financial difficulty, knowledge and understanding of money management, consumer debt and financial services, familiarity with the provision of an advice, support and advocacy service and excellent communication, organisational, administrative and IT skills.
A panel will be formed of qualified candidates from which temporary and permanent, part-time and full time Money Adviser posts which arise within the next 12 months will be filled, should vacancies arise in this period. Posts will be located in Sligo MABS. As a Money Adviser Relief, you will be required to provide relief cover at Sligo, Leitrim, Longford, Cavan and North Mayo MABS offices as required.
The Money Adviser salary scale is €35,831 to €48,333 which pro-rata for part-time appointments.
It is anticipated that new entrants to the MABS service will be appointed on the 1st point of the scale.
Incremental credit should it be awarded, will be assessed on the basis of the information contained in the application form and cover letter at time of submission.
An application form together with a detailed job description and further information on MABS can be accessed at www.mabs.ie
Applications must be made by post only using the relevant application form (four copies) with covering letter (four copies) to:
The Chairperson, Sligo MABS, Carbury House, Fish Quay, Sligo.
Curriculum Vitae (CV’s), late, incomplete or emailed applications will not be considered.
Applicants will be shortlisted solely on the basis of information contained in completed application.
Closing Date: Wednesday 1st March 2017.
Sligo MABS is an Equal Opportunities Employer.
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