North Leinster Citizens Information Service: Information Officer (Part-Time)

North Leinster Citizens Information Service

Information Officer - Part Time, 17.5 hrs per week

North Leinster Citizens Information Service is currently seeking to recruit a temporary Part Time Information Officer for its Westmeath Service Area.

This is a temporary position, for the specified purpose of maternity leave cover. This role is based in the Mullingar CIC with some homeworking required (depending on Covid-19 restrictions).

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 of education are required. Ideally, applicants will also 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.

Temporary Post:
This is a temporary position, subject to completion of a one (1)
Month probationary period. The successful candidate is expected to commence work in or around the 21st June 2021 and the contract is expected to last until the 18th February 2022

Salary Scale:
€14,910.50 - €22,749 (includes two long serving increments (LSI)).

Incremental Credit:
CIS operates an incremental credit process, on request, which is based on the information provided by applicants on their application form

Applications must be made on the relevant application form and sent to:

Closing date: 13:00 on Monday 17th May 2021. (Late applications will not be accepted).

A detailed job description and application form together with further information on CIS can be downloaded below.

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:

North Leinster Citizens Information Service is an equal opportunities employer

Attachment Size
Candidate Information Pack 1.01 MB
Application Form 59.75 KB

General Info

Date Entered/Updated
30th Apr, 2021
Mullingar, Co Westmeath
Expiry Date
17th May, 2021