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VACANCY: Archivists


Archivists (Grade III) – National Archives – fixed-term contracts:

The National Archives is running an open competition for the appointment of Archivists (Grade III) – National Archives, on a number of fixed purpose contracts. The competition will be used to fill positions on a fixed-term contract basis of no more than 24 months each providing archival processing services, specifically to work on late 20th century and/or  records of the Chief Secretary of Ireland’s Office, 1918-1924. Notwithstanding the above, we retain the right to consider holding a confined Selection Process for permanent appointment to certain positions within the National Archives of Ireland  in certain limited circumstances.  Any process will be held in compliance with the Commission for Public Service Appointments (CPSA) Code of Practice for Atypical Appointments to positions in the Civil Service and certain Public Bodies.

The closing date for applications has been extended to 3pm on Friday 22nd January 2021.

See here for an application form and here for a candidates information booklet.