Competitions to fill vacancies at professional legal and legal executive level are advertised by the Civil Service & Local Appointments Commissioners in the national newspapers and on their website at www.publicjobs.ie.

From time to time we recruit a small number of legal staff, mainly at Prosecution Solicitor level on temporary fixed term contract basis.

LATEST VACANCY – Circuit Court Prosecutor, County Sligo

The Director of Public Prosecutions wishes to appoint a Counsel to prosecute in Co Sligo. The Director seeks expressions of interest from barristers wishing to be considered for the above role.

Barristers should email competitions.so@dppireland.ie for an application form and an explanatory memorandum on the role of prosecution counsel.

The selection procedure will include a shortlisting process based on the applications submitted followed by interview*.

The closing date for receipt of applications is 3:00pm on Friday 13 September 2019.

* Please note that interviews will be scheduled for early October 2019.