Request for Submissions - Preparation of a Draft Scheme under the Official Languages Act 2003
The Public Appointments Service proposes to draft a scheme in accordance with Section 11 of the Official Languages Act 2003. The primary objective of the Act is to ensure better availability and a higher standard of public services through Irish.
The Public Appointments Service now wishes to invite representations in relation to the preparation of the draft scheme from any interested parties. Submissions should ideally not exceed 4,000 words (c. 8 pages). Ideally submissions, which will be made available on the Office’s website, should be forwarded electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Alternatively, they may be posted to Finín Mac a’Bháird, Public Appointments Service, Chapter House, 26-30 Abbey Street Upper, Dublin 1.
The latest date for receipt of representations is Wednesday 13 March 2013.
Information in relation to the mandate and role/services provided to the public by the Public Appointments Service is available on www.publicjobs.ie. Further information in relation to the Act is available on the Department of Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht website www.ahg.gov.ie or by email request to email@example.com
Mature Code Nursing and Midwifery 2013
The familiarisation material for the Mature Code Nursing/Midwifery written assessment which will be held on Saturday 27th April 2013 is now available.
Please click on the link below to access the familiarisation booklet. You should read this document carefully as it contains important information relating to the assessment session and the tests being used this year.
For further information please see our Frequently Asked Questions
Re-use of Public Sector Information Regulations 2005 (SI 279 of 2005)
The Public Appointments Service complies with the Regulations on the Re-use of Public Sector Information and we encourage the re-use of the information that we produce. Information and documents obtained from this website (www.publicjobs.ie) may be reproduced and/or re-used subject to the latest PSI licence available at http://psi.gov.ie/.
All information featured on our website is the copyright of the Public Appointments Service unless otherwise indicated. You may re-use the information on this website free of charge in any format. Permission to reproduce information from www.publicjobs.ie does not extend to any material on this site which may be the property of a third party. Authorisation to reproduce such material must be obtained from the copyright holders concerned.
Re-use includes copying, issuing copies to the public, publishing, broadcasting and translating into other languages. It also covers non-commercial research and study.
Re-use is subject to the following conditions. You must:
- Acknowledge the source and our copyright in cases where you supply the information to others;
- Reproduce the information accurately;
- Not use the information in a misleading way;
- Not use the information for the principal purpose of advertising or promoting a particular product or service.
- Not use the information for or in support of illegal, immoral, fraudulent, or dishonest purposes
The Public Appointments Service is not liable for any loss or liability associated with the re-use of information and does not certify that the information is up-to-date or error free. The Public Appointments Service does not authorise any user to have exclusive rights to re-use of its information.
For a list of the information maintained by this Office, please refer to our Freedom of Information page and click on “A Guide to the Functions, Records and Rules of the Public Appointments Service. Please also see our site map.
Update to Publicjobs.ie
If you have not registered on the website, now might be a good time! Registering will ensure that you receive job alerts, keeping you notified of any opportunities in your chosen areas. This should only take a few minutes.
Public Sector Recruitment Moratorium
Following the government's announcement of a moratorium on recruitment in the public sector in March 2009, only positions sanctioned directly by the Minister for Finance will be filled at this stage. Further information is available by following the following links: