Key tasks for the post include the direct delivery of information, advice, advocacy and referral services, and liaison with other statutory and voluntary service providers.
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 temporary role is a full-time position, 35 hours per week, Monday to Friday 9.00am to 5.00pm
The salary scale range for an Information Officer is €29,821- €42,659.
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 the application form and cover letter.
A panel will be formed of qualified candidates from which temporary and permanent, part-time and full time Information Posts which arise within the next 12 months, will be filled should vacancies arise in this period.
Positions will be located in the County Louth area.
Applications must be made, by post, on the relevant application form (four copies) with four copies of your covering letter to:
Mr. Kevin Howard
Co. Louth C.I.C
3- 6 Adelphi Plaza, Long Walk, Dundalk
Telephone: 0761 07 950
A detailed job description and application form can be accessed at: www.citizensinformationboard.ie
Closing date for receipt of applications: Wednesday 21st December 2016
CV’s (Curriculum Vitae), late, emailed or incomplete applications will not be considered.
County Louth Citizens Information Service is an equal opportunities employer. Funded and supported by the Citizens Information Board.