16/05/17

Permanent Supervisor Guide / Permanent Visitor Guide Killarney National Park

The National Parks and Wildlife Service of the Department of Arts, Heritage, Regional, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs is looking for is looking for suitably qualified candidates in Killarney National Park to fill the following vacancies:

  • Permanent Supervisor Guide (rate of salary is €685.53 (PPC rate)/€652.93 (Non-PPC rate) p/w before tax)
  • Permanent Visitor Guide (rate of salary is €438.46 (PPC rate)/€408.38 Non-PPC rate) p/w before tax)

These are permanent appointments and will be based at Killarney National Park, Co. Kerry.  Staff are required to work 39 hours per week, rostered five days over seven which may include weekends and bank holidays.

The rate of remuneration may be adjusted from time to time in line with Government pay policy.  A different rate will apply where the appointee is a civil or public servant recruited before 6th April 1995, and who is not required to make a Personal Pension Contribution.  For more information, please refer to the links below.

An appointee will be chosen by competitive interview.  A panel of suitable candidates may also be formed should any additional vacancies arise in the foreseeable future. 

Job Description Permanent Supervisor Guide Killarney National Park

Person Specification Permanent Supervisor Guide Killarney National Park

Application Form Permanent Supervisor Guide Killarney National Park

Please note that previous supervisory experience is essential for this role. 

Job Description Permanent Visitor Guide Killarney National Park

Person Specification Permanent Visitor Guide Killarney National Park

Application Form Permanent Visitor Guide Killarney National Park

Please note that previous experience of working as a tour guide is essential for this role.   

Completed applications should be returned by post to:

Dáire O’ Callaghan,
Human Resources Unit,
Department of Arts, Heritage, Regional, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs,
23 Kildare Street,
Dublin 2,
D02 TD30,

Tel: (01) 631 3982

Please do not send Curriculum Vitae.

The closing date for receipt of applications is 3pm on Thursday, June 1st, 2017.

Canvassing will automatically disqualify and applications may be shortlisted.

The Department of Arts, Heritage, Regional, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs is an equal opportunities employer.

Department of Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht, 23 Kildare Street, Dublin , D02 TD30. Tel: 01 631 3800 / LoCall: 1890 383 000

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