Vacancy: Money Advisor Fixed Term (6 months) Full Time, North North Connacht & Ulster MABS, Based in North Donegal

December 2018

MONEY ADVISOR

Fixed Term Full Time Contract (6 months)- 35 Hours per Week

North Connacht & Ulster MABS - Based in North Donegal

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

The post will be located in North Donegal, based in Letterkenny or Buncrana and covering Derrybeg MABS Iarthar Dun Na nGall office

Salary Scale

The MABS Money Adviser full-time salary scale is currently €35,831 to €51,616 (including 2 long serving increments). 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. These posts will be located in the North Connacht & Ulster region.

Applications

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 Co-ordinator, North Connacht & Ulster MABS – North Donegal office, 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: 2pm on Friday 11th January 2019

North Connacht & Ulster MABS is an equal opportunities employer

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