Monthly Archives: December 2015

Census 2016 – Enumerators

Sunday April 24th 2016 is census night in Ireland and the Central Statistics Office needs census enumerators to help make sure it runs smoothly and successfully. The CSO will open a competition for ENUMERATORS for Census 2016 through electronic application to www.cso.ie at 0900 on Tuesday 5th January 2016.

There are 4,660 jobs available, 1,200 of them in Dublin City and the Greater Dublin Area.  Applications will close after 15,000 applications are received.

If ARCO members would like to become part of the Census 2016 team, http://census.ie/the-job-at-a-glance/ will link them directly to the recruitment site where they can view the job details. 

Enumerators will distribute the census forms in advance of April 24th and will then return to collect them once the census has taken place. They will also be required to answer any questions people might have. Successful candidates should be available to work at different times of the day and at weekends to ensure all forms are distributed and collected in person.

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Relate – December Issue

Relate, the journal on developments in social services, policy and legislation in Ireland, is published by the Citizens Information Board. The December Issue of Relate provides an overview of things you may need to know after a bereavement, including arranging the funeral, accessing money, claiming social welfare payments and administering the deceased person’s estate.

 

If you would like to receive Relate by email you can subscribe by sending an email with the subject line SUBSCRIBE to relate@ciboard.ie including your name.

 

LOG ON: www.citizensinformation.ie

 

LO_CALL: 1890 777 121 Open Mon to Fri, 9am to 9pm.

 

DROP IN: For your local centre see Golden Pages listing.

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Christmas Greetings 2015

The President and members of the Executive Committee of the Association of Retired Commissioned Officers wish all members of the association and of the Defence Forces, serving both at home and overseas, a very happy Christmas and a contented and peaceful New Year.

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Retirement – Brig Gen Colm Campbell

Brigadier General Colm Campbell, the Assistant Chief of Staff (Support), retires from the Defence Forces on the 18th of January, 2016. During his long and distinguished career, Brigadier General Campbell served in a wide range of appointments, both at home and overseas.

A presentation to mark Brigadier General Campbell’s retirement will be held in the Officers’ Mess, McKee Barracks, on Thursday, 14th January 2016 at 4 pm. His many friends and colleagues in ARCO will wish to be associated with this occasion.

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Payment of December’s Pension

We have been informed by the Department of Defence that December's Pension Cheque will be lodged to members' bank accounts on Friday, 18 December 2015.

 

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