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2018 Vacancies

Offaly Citizens Information Service is currently seeking to recruit a Part-Time Information Officer on a fixed term contract ending on 31st Dec 2019

(Note the date on the application form was incorrect.  If you are using an application form with a deadline of May 2018, just amend to the 3rd July 2018 at 4pm.  The correct form is now uploaded)

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 and/or relevant training would be a distinct advantage. Experience of working in a busy information environment is desirable.

This is a part-time position, 17.5 hours per week, Monday to Friday.

Salary scale:

The salary scale range for an Information Officer is €29,821- €42,659 (pro-rata). 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.

A panel will be formed of qualified candidates from which temporary, part-time and full time Information Posts which arise within the next 12 months, will be filled should vacancies arise in this period. Posts will be located in the Co Offaly County area.

Applications must be made, by post, on the relevant application form (four copies) with four copies of your covering letter to:

Name: Susan Ryan, Development Manager, Co Offaly CIS, Tullamore CIC, the Bridge Centre, Tullamore, Co Offaly

Telephone: 0761076290

A detailed job description and application form can be accessed at: https://www.offalycitizensinformation.ie/2018-vacancies

Closing date for receipt of applications: 4 p.m. on 3rd July 2018.

CV’s (Curriculum Vitae), late, emailed or incomplete applications will not be accepted.

Co Offaly Citizens Information Service is an equal opportunities employer

Funded and supported by the Citizens Information Board.

Please note that Co Offaly CIS will be completing a TUPE transfer by the end of 2018. This means the post will be transferring to a new corporate entity by the year end. All employees are protected under the European Communities (Protection of Employees on Transfer of Undertakings) Regulations 2003. The decision to transfer the panel to the new company will be made at the discretion of the Board of Directors of the new company. All panelists will be notified if the panel is not been maintained after the transfer date.

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:


CIS is an equal opportunities employer.

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