Vacancies: 2x Money Advisers (Specified Purpose Contracts), North Donegal MABS

April 2018

North Donegal MABS are seeking to recruit 2x Full-time Money Advisers (Specified Purpose Contracts)

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.

The Role

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 and excellent communication, organisational, administrative and IT skills.

North Donegal MABS has a vacancy for 2x Full-time Money Advisers (Specified Purpose Contract). (35 hours per week).

The position will be located in North Donegal MABS, covering both Letterkenny and Buncrana Offices.

Salary Scale

The Money Adviser salary scale is currently €35,831 to €51,616 (including 2 LSIs).

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 assessed on the basis of the information contained in the application form and cover letter at time of submission.

A panel may be formed of qualified candidates from which temporary, part time and full time money adviser posts which arise within the next 6 months will be filled, should vacancies arise in this period. Posts will be located in North Donegal MABS covering both Letterkenny and Buncrana offices.


An application form together with a detailed job description and further information on MABS can be accessed at

Applications must be made by post only, using the relevant application form with a covering letter. Please send four copies of your application and four copies of your cover letter to:
The Chairperson, North Donegal MABS, Canal House, Lower Main Street, Letterkenny, Co. Donegal

Curriculum Vitae (CV), late, incomplete or emailed applications will not be considered.

Applicants will be shortlisted solely on the basis of information contained in completed application.

Closing Date: Thursday 19th April 2018

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North Donegal MABS is an equal opportunities employer.

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