Legal Aid Board: Family Mediator – Sligo – deadline Friday 12th July @ 4pm

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

Family mediation services are provided free of charge from 16 locations, a number of which are co-located or in the process of being co-located with law centres. 

We currently have a vacancy in Sligo. 

A Panel will be established from which we may fill temporary and permanent positions in the 12 months following the Panel’s establishment. 

The salary for Mediators ranges from €37,211 to €70,954 via 15 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 €73,359 and €75,761. Where the position is part time, this is paid on a pro rata basis. 

The Board offers extensive opportunities for further training and there are opportunities to advance to other positions within the Board. 

Mediators who are currently satisfy the requirements set out in the information booklet are invited to submit a fully completed application form to: 

Human Resources Section 

Ph: 066 9471021 



Closing date for receipt of applications: 4.00pm Friday 12th July 2024. 


Application forms and the information booklet are available on

The Legal Aid Board is an equal opportunities employer. We promote inclusivity and diversity in the workplace and actively welcome applicants from all backgrounds.  




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