Month: March 2022

Giraffe – A career in caring and nurturing

Giraffe – A career in caring and nurturing

“We have always invested in our team’s career development, and we are proud that many of our managers and leadership team members started their career with Giraffe as newly qualified practitioners” We are frequently reminded that a career in childcare is rewarding and for those working in an early years setting, we know that this…

Preparing students for employment and progression

Preparing students for employment and progression

Pearse College is based in Crumlin in Dublin city. Their courses prepare students for employment and third level education in an adult-friendly environment.  The College provides a range of courses including Sports, Psychology, Architecture, Business, Pre-Apprenticeships, Adult Leaving Certificate (two years), Repeat Leaving Cert, and University Access Courses in the Sciences, Engineering, Marketing and Arts. …

Solas – Guiding pathways to success

Solas – Guiding pathways to success

More options for students with links to Further Education Training and Apprenticeship information on the CAO For students, choosing their next route after leaving school may seem daunting, but there’s never been a better time to explore a wide variety of options out there to suit every learning style, all while developing skills for the…

ESB Networks Electrical Apprenticeship Programme

ESB Networks Electrical Apprenticeship Programme

Do you want to be part of the team connecting our communities to a clean electric future?  If so, ESB Networks Electrical Apprenticeship Programme might be for you. At ESB Networks, we build and maintain Ireland’s electricity network, connecting over 2.3 million homes, farms and businesses to a clean electric future. We’ve been connecting customers…

SCFE shaping your future

SCFE shaping your future

Getting into Shape for a rewarding career in Fitness and Health As a society we have become more health conscious and interested in fitness and wellbeing. SCFE have expanded the range of courses available to meet future skill needs in these areas.  Along with our QQI Level 5 Fitness Instruction and Exercise Science course we…

Graduate and apprenticeship programmes at Jones Engineering

Graduate and apprenticeship programmes at Jones Engineering

Graduate Programmes Mechanical Engineering Electrical Engineering Quantity Surveying Accounting Planning What We Offer Competitive salaries Opportunities to work abroad Study and exam leave paid Team building events Course fees paid In-house training Site rotation Professional bodies fees paid Great social network Internal courses Continuous Professional Development (CPD) Who You Are A proven self-starter with drive…

Race equality in Higher Education – more to do says new HEA report

Race equality in Higher Education – more to do says new HEA report

A survey commissioned to capture the lived experience of higher education staff in relation to race equality has been released by the HEA’s Centre of Excellence for Equality, Diversity and Inclusion.In the survey results, a majority agreed with the statement that ‘race inequality exists in Irish higher education. Respondents from minority ethnic groups were more…

Supreme Court boosts home schooling rights

Supreme Court boosts home schooling rights

The Supreme Court has ruled that the exclusion of home-schooled students from the 2020 Leaving Cert calculated grades scheme was invalid and an ‘impermissible’ interference with the constitutional freedom of the family to provide education in the home under article 42.2 of the Constitution.18-year-old Elijah Burke from Co Mayo was home-schooled by his mother, a…

TUI says campaign against pay discrimination goes on

TUI says campaign against pay discrimination goes on

The Teachers Union of Ireland (TUI) has said that it remains committed to ending pay discrimination, which it says was unilaterally imposed by Government on those appointed since 1st January 2011 and continues to see teachers and lecturers paid on different pay scales for carrying out the same work.The union said that significant progress has…