Vacancy: Money Adviser - Fixed Term Contract (1st September 2020 – 31st December 2020) Full Time (35 Hours per week), South Mayo

August 2020


The Money Advice and Budgeting Service (MABS) is a national, free, confidential and independent service, providing advice and support to people in debt or in danger of getting into debt. Each MABS company is rooted within the communities they serve and staff work with clients to enable them to cope with immediate debt problems and assist them to develop good money management skills.

South Connacht MABS is currently seeking a:

Money Adviser

Fixed Term Contract (1st September 2020 – 31st December 2020) Full Time (35 Hours per week)

South Mayo

The Role

South Connacht MABS has a vacancy for a full time Money Adviser. Money Advisers play a pivotal role in MABS. Candidates must display empathy with those who find themselves in financial difficulty; knowledge and understanding of money management, consumer debt and financial services; familiarity with the provision of an advice, support and advocacy service; together with excellent communication, organisational, administrative and IT skills.

Salary Scale

Money Adviser salary scale is currently €35,832 to €51,616 (including 2 Long Service Increments (LSI)). It is anticipated that new entrants to the MABS 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 and cover letter.

Panel of Qualified Candidates

A panel will be formed of qualified candidates from which temporary, part-time and full time Money Adviser posts which arise within the next six months will be filled should vacancies arise in this period. Posts will be located in the South Connacht Region (counties Roscommon, Mayo and Galway).


Applications must be made on the relevant application form (4 copies) with covering letter and posted to:

Money Advice Co-ordinator
South Mayo MABS
Unit 14 Nephin Halls
Hopkins Road
Co. Mayo
F23 NF82

Closing date: 5pm on Friday 21st August, 2020 (late applications will not be accepted). For further information please see the Candidate Pack.

During the Covid-19 Pandemic, interviews may take place via video conferencing methods. Further details on the process will be issued to those shortlisted for interview.

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