TD Colm Keaveney is recruiting, he needs a degree qualified Parliamentary Assistant. (per his website), quoted below.....
The position is full time and will be based in Tuam and Dublin as the need arises. The candidate must be available seven days a week as on-call work will be required. The succesful candidate must share the values and aims of the Labour Party and have a knowledge of Labour Party policies and procedures. A knowledge of national and local politics relevant to the position will also be essential.
The candidate must have a full, clean driving licence and a car as extensive travel throughout the constituency and to and from Dublin will be required as per contract.
The ideal candidate will have a relevant primary degree or postgraduate qualification and will have experience of working in a similar position in the past.
Should a university qualification be a requirement for TD's themselves?