South Munster Citizens Information Service: Information Officer

South Munster Citizens Information Service

Providing free, confidential and impartial information, advice and advocacy services to the public on social services, rights and entitlements.


Fixed Term (1 x full time)
Contract until 31 December 2019

South Munster Citizens Information Service is currently seeking to recruit one temporary full time Information Officer, working 35 hours per week on a fixed term contract until the 31 December 2019. The position will be located in the Bantry office.

Key tasks for the post include the direct delivery of information, advice, advocacy and referral services, and liaison with other service providers - statutory and voluntary.

Excellent communication skills, a good level of computer literacy and a Leaving Certificate and/or equivalent of education are required. Previous experience in information provision or relevant training would be a distinct advantage. Experience of working in a busy information environment is desirable.

Salary scale: The salary scale for this role is €29,821- €42,659.
It is anticipated that new entrants to the Citizens Information Service will be appointed on the 1st point of the scale. Incremental credit, should it be awarded, will be based on previous relevant experience as set out on application form and cover letter.

Applications must be made on the relevant application form (4 copies, per locations applied for) with covering letter to:
Recruitment, South Munster Citizens Information Service, 13-15 Cornmarket Street, Cork City T12 F773.
Telephone: 0761 07 6850.

A detailed job description and application form can be accessed at

Closing date for receipt of applications: 4 p.m. on Thursday 21st March 2019.
Late, emailed or incomplete applications will not be accepted.
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.
Funded and supported by the Citizens Information Board.


Bantry, Co Cork

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