South Connacht Citizens Information Service (Boyle): Information Officer (Part-Time)

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South Connacht Citizens Information Service (Boyle)

Information Officer

Part Time, 17.5 hours per week,

South Connacht Citizens Information Service (Boyle)

South Connacht Citizens Information Service is currently seeking to recruit a permanent Part Time Information Officer for its Boyle Office.

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

Excellent communication skills, a good level of research and IT skills, and a Leaving Certificate and/or equivalent level of education are required. Ideally, applicants will hold a higher-level qualification in relevant field of study, (e.g. social policy, human rights, social work/social care practice, legal qualification etc.), and / or substantial previous work experience in a busy information/advice/advocacy environment. Access to transport is a requirement of this role.

  • Permanent Post: This is a permanent position, subject to the completion of 6 month probationary period
  • Full Time Salary Scale: €29,821 - €45,498 including 2 x LSIs, long serving increments (pro rata for part-time staff)
  • Incremental Credit: CIS operates an incremental credit process, on request, which is based on the information provided by applicants on their application form
  • Panel of Qualified Candidates:
    A panel of qualified candidates may be formed from which temporary and permanent, part-time and full-time Information Officer posts which arise in a specified period, up to a maximum of 12 months, will be filled. Posts will be located in the CIS service area applied for.

Closing date: 5.00pm Friday 9th April 2021 (late applications will not be accepted).

Application: 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.

Due to Covid19, interviews will be held via Zoom

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 Connacht Citizens Information Service Citizens Information Service is an equal opportunities employer

Attachment Size
Candidate Pack 830.89 KB
Application Form 56.58 KB

General Info

Date Entered/Updated
1st Apr, 2021
Boyle, Co Roscommon
Expiry Date
9th Apr, 2021