Legal Aid Board is recruiting a Solicitor Grade III - Longford

Legal Aid Board is recruiting a Solicitor Grade III - Longford

The Legal Aid Board is an independent, publicly funded organisation which provides family mediation, civil legal aid & advice, international protection and vulnerable witness related services. We are also responsible for the administration of a number of ad hoc criminal legal aid schemes.

The Board currently has a vacancy in Longford to be filled in a temporary capacity for a minimum of 6 months. Following a competition a panel will be established from which temporary positions may be filled in the 12 months following the panel’s establishment.

The salary for Solicitor Grade III ranges from €38,024 to €69,413 via 7 annual increments (which are subject to satisfactory service). Two long service increments, payable after a further 3 and 6 years, bring the salary scale to €71,446 and €73,653.

For the purposes of this competition, candidates may be offered up to point 3 (i.e. €47,481) at the discretion of the Chief Executive Officer.

The Board has family friendly policies and extensive opportunities for further training and education. Experience at professional level is desirable but not essential.

Candidates who currently meet the eligibility requirements set out in the information booklet are invited to submit a fully completed application form to:

Closing date for receipt of applications: Thursday 11th August 2022 at 4.00pm Application forms and the information booklet are available on




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