Citizen Information Phone Service: Information Officer (Part-Time)

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Citizen Information Phone Service

Citizens Information Services provide free, confidential and impartial information, advice and advocacy services to the public on social services, rights and entitlements. The Citizens Information Phone Service (CIPS) is currently seeking to recruit an:

Information Officer

Permanent, Part Time (17.5 Hours per Week)


The primary role of the Information Officer is to provide information and advice to members of the public, primarily via the phone in a call centre environment. Additionally, the Information Officer will assist the management team as appropriate in the work of CIPS and the development of its services. Previous experience in a busy information environment is desirable. Commitment to high-quality customer service and strong teamwork is essential. Excellent induction is provided for all new staff, with first-class training and support offered on an ongoing basis, ensuring a high-quality, customer-focused service.

  • Part Time Salary: €14,910.50 - €22,749 per annum (inclusive of two Long Service Increments (LSI), see candidate pack for further information).
  • Probationary Period: This is a permanent position, subject to completion of a 6 month probationary period
  • Incremental Credit Assessment: CIPS operates an incremental credit process for new entrants to the CIS network at request. For further information please see the candidate pack.


An Application Form must be completed in full (late applications and CVs not accepted). The application process is outlined in the Candidate Pack which is downloadable below:

Download the Application Form (docx)

Download the Candidate Pack (pdf)

Closing date is 1.00pm on Monday 12 April 2021

Please note that due to Covid-19 restrictions, video conferencing software may be used in the interview process

Funded and supported by the Citizens Information Board

CIPS is an equal opportunities employer

General Info

Date Entered/Updated
1st Apr, 2021
Expiry Date
12th Apr, 2021