About us

Gettingbacktowork.ie is provided by the Citizens Information Board. The website provides comprehensive information on the supports available to jobseekers and the interaction between social welfare benefits and work.

Gettingbacktowork.ie uses selected content from the citizensinformation.ie website to meet the specific information needs of jobseekers, people moving from welfare to work, people setting up small businesses and employers looking for information on government supports.

The website also acts as a portal to other websites, in particular citizensinformation.ie, but also welfare.ie and dedicated government websites such as jobbridge.ie, momentumskills.ie, skillstowork.ie, solas.ie and jobsireland.ie.

Other routes to information

Citizens Information is also available:

The Citizens Information Phone Service and Citizens Information Services are funded and supported by the Citizens Information Board. They provide free, confidential, independent and impartial information to all.

Getting back to work booklet (2014)

Cover of Booklet This booklet provides an overview of entitlements and schemes for jobseekers and people who want to start a business, so that you can quickly find out about the range of services and supports that are available.

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Getting back to work as an eBook (ePub format)