Children’s Rights Alliance: Information and Legal Support Officer

Children’s Rights Alliance

The Children’s Rights Alliance unites over 100 members working together to make Ireland one of the best places in the world to be a child.

We change the lives of all children by making sure that their rights are respected and protected in our laws, policies and services. We identify problems for children. We develop solutions. We educate and provide information on children’s rights. We unite our members and put pressure on Government to put children first.

The Children’s Rights Alliance is recruiting an Information and Legal Support Officer to join our fantastic team.

Information and Legal Support Officer

The Children’s Rights Alliance is growing its Helpline and Legal Information Service for children, young people, their families and second-tier advice givers. The Information and Legal Support Officer will work with the Children’s Rights Alliance to provide information and support to Children’s Rights Alliance service users and assist in the overall delivery of the Alliance legal and information programme on children and young people’s legal entitlements.

The successful candidate will have legal experience in the area of child law, children’s rights and/or human rights, prior experience in the direct provision of information and support to individuals and organisations on children’s rights, human rights and/or another relevant topic and experience of working with organisations/groups with diverse and complex needs.

This is a two-year temporary employment contract for 21 hours per week.

For a complete job description and further details, please visit our website: or send queries to

A letter of application, along with a CV should be sent to Tanya Ward, Chief Executive, Children’s Rights Alliance, 7 Red Cow Lane, Dublin 7 or to:

The closing date for applications is 5pm Friday 17 April 2020.

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Date Entered/Updated
12th Mar, 2020
Dublin 7
Expiry Date
17th Apr, 2020