Open Competition: Probation Officers Dublin & Limerick


The Probation Service is currently recruiting for the positions of Probation Officers with the Probation Service/The Department of Justice in Dublin and Limerick. The successful candidates may be assigned to duties in any of the following areas: Courts and Community, Prisons/Places of Detention, Young Persons Probation or other particular assignments that may arise in the Service. This is an exciting and challenging opportunity for suitably qualified candidates.


A Probation Officer can anticipate changes in assignment from time to time during their career with the Service.


All candidates will be considered to have applied for positions in either Co. Dublin and/or Co. Limerick.


For further information about this role and to apply please see here: Apply Here

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The closing date for receipt of completed applications is 5pm on Friday, 26th of August 2022.


The Probation Service is committed to a policy of equal opportunity. The Probation Service will run this campaign in compliance with the Code of Practice for Appointment to Positions in the Civil Service and Public Service prepared by the Commission for Public Service Appointments (CPSA).Codes of practice are published by the CPSA and are available on