Recruitment by the Department is generally through open recruitment to the Civil Service conducted by the Public Appointments Service. Further information on recruitment is available from the Public Appointments Service (Tel + 353 1 8587400, )


The Public Appointments Service has recently launched a dedicated information portal for graduates seeking information about career opportunities in the Public Service.


The Courts Service, Legal Aid Board, Garda Síochána Ombudsman Commission, An Garda Síochána and the Property Registration Service also recruit through the Public Appointments Service.


Further information

For specific queries please contact:

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The Department is participating in the National Internship Programme and further details in relation to the scheme are available on the Job Bridge website.