Citizens Information: Volunteer Information Providers in Cork City

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About South Munster Citizens Information Service – Cork City North

Through our Citizens Information Centres located on the northside of Cork City we provide individuals with easy access to the highest quality information and advice on public services including rights and entitlements in a clear and comprehensive manner, in confidence.

Current Volunteer Vacancies – Information Providers

Volunteers are required to carry out specific tasks including meeting & greeting customers, establishing their information needs, accessing and providing information primarily using our website, as well as follow up work related to customer queries and basic data entry using an online query management system.

What's required?

We’re looking for volunteers at least 25 years of age who are interested in training as Information Providers.  Ideally we’re looking for caring, resourceful people who are comfortable in an office environment, proficient in English with good listening, interpersonal communication, administrative and IT skills, ideally with some knowledge of public services.

Benefits you will receive as a volunteer

We offer selected applicants full training and support to become proficient in information provision; the opportunity to meet new people in a friendly rewarding environment; and most of all the opportunity to help others.

Time and Commitment Required

Volunteers need to have three to seven hours to spare consistently each week, mornings and/or afternoons with an initial commitment of one year.

Locations: Knocknaheeny, Blackpool or Mayfield in Cork City.

Screening Details

  • Application Form
  • Informal Interviews
  • References

Interested?

For further details and an application form, please contact our Administrator at:

South Munster Citizens Information Service,

Community Building, Foyle Avenue, Knocknaheeny, Cork.

Tel: 0761 07 6850

E-mail: corkcitynorth@citinfo.ie

Web: www.citizensinformation.ie

Closing date for Applications: Friday 27th September 2019

Region: 

Cork city

Expiry date: 

27/09/19

Date Entered/Updated: 

02/09/19
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