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Current vacancies

Welcome to the Legal Aid Board Recruitment Page

The Legal Aid Board advertises staff vacancies through:

-National and Local Newspapers

-The Legal Aid Board Website

-The Website of the Law Society of Ireland

-On recruitment websites

The Board employs over 450 staff in a variety of roles across approximately 50 locations nationwide. The roles include Solicitors, mediators, administrative and paralegal grades.

The Board may also source new recruits from the Public Appointments Service (PAS) who continue to provide a centralised recruitment service for the civil service as a whole.

The Board's recruitment practices are in accordance with the terms of a recruitment license granted by the Commission for Public Service Appointments (CPSA).

The standards for recruitment and selection applied by the Board are set out in Codes of Practice published by the CPSA.

It is not possible to respond to uninvited CV's individually. Anybody interested in a career in the Board should visit this website on a regular basis to see what competitions are being held and apply in the specified way.

Vacancies/Current Opportunities

Solicitor Grade III - Dublin

Closing date for receipt of applications is Thursday 28th March at 4pm.

Advertisement - Grade III Solicitor - Dublin

Application form - Solicitor Grade III - Dublin

 Information Booklet - Solicitor Grade III- Dublin


 Clerical Officer - Newbridge Law Centre

Closing date for receipt of applications is Friday 5th April at 4pm.

Advertisement - Clerical Officer - Newbridge

Information Booklet - Clerical Officer - Newbridge

Application Form - Clerical Officer - Newbridge