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Applications are now open for Enterprise Ireland’s 42nd Student Entrepreneur Awards competition  

Applications are now open for Enterprise Ireland’s 42nd Student Entrepreneur Awards competition  

            Awards are open to undergraduate and postgraduate students from across Ireland’s third-level institutions  Closing date for entries is Thursday, 16 March 2023 Wednesday 25th January: Enterprise Ireland is inviting students from third-level institutions across the country who have an innovative business idea with real commercial potential to apply to this…

Career options in healthcare with the School of Nursing and Midwifery UCC

Career options in healthcare with the School of Nursing and Midwifery UCC

The School of Nursing and Midwifery in University College Cork offers a wide range of programmes for enthusiastic and caring people interested in a career in the health services.   Now, more than ever before, we all understand why a well-educated, professional health care workforce is so critical to the health and wellbeing of all…

Looking for adventure? Looking for a challenge?

Looking for adventure? Looking for a challenge?

The Irish Naval Service is recruiting now The Naval Service is the State’s principal seagoing agency with a general responsibility to meet contingent and maritime defence requirements.  It is tasked with a variety of defence roles include defending territorial seas, deterring intrusive or aggressive acts, conducting maritime surveillance, maintaining an armed naval presence, ensuring right…

Study History & Geography in ATU, Mayo

For students interested in history, geography, archaeology and wildlife, the BA (Hons) in History & Geography in ATU’s Mayo Campus offers the opportunity to study an area they love while preparing for a career afterwards. The programme combines classroom-based and fieldwork activities to give students a diverse and varied experience that is both academic and…

BT Young Scientist and Technology Exhibition 2023

BT Young Scientist and Technology Exhibition 2023

The BT Young Scientist & Technology Exhibition (BTYSTE) returns to the RDS this week and is open to the public from Thursday 12th – Saturday 14th from 8:30am to 5:30pm The BT Young Scientist & Technology Exhibition is much more than a competition.  It is an experience of a lifetime for the second level students…

LMETB launches AMTCE FET Advanced Manufacturing Pathways Schools Project

LMETB launches AMTCE FET Advanced Manufacturing Pathways Schools Project

The LMETB Advanced Manufacturing Training Centre of Excellence (AMTCE) is a state-of-the-art training facility based in Dundalk, Co Louth which was established in January 2021.  The purpose of the AMTCE is to provide training on state-of-the-art equipment and processes which will underpin the transition of Irish companies to industry 4.0 based operations. The centre provides…

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 2.4 million homes, farms and businesses to a clean electric future. We’ve been connecting customers…

Drop in disadvantaged students going to College

Drop in disadvantaged students going to College

There has been a drop in disadvantaged students going on to third-level colleges while on the other hand students from fee-paying schools and affluent areas are dominating the high points University courses. These results have been published in The Irish Times Feeder Schools 2022 and are thought to be as a result of the return…

Department Of Education Plan To Tackle Bullying In Schools

Department Of Education Plan To Tackle Bullying In Schools

For the first time ever the extent of bullying in schools will be measured under a new action plan devised by the Department of Education. A national database is to be developed which will allow for the collection of  data to form an annual report which will indicate the scale of the issue. Bullying in schools…

Liberties College – A well deserved reputation

Liberties College – A well deserved reputation

ESTABLISHED over 50 years ago, Liberties College has earned a well-deserved reputation as a major centre for Further Education and Training in Dublin.  Situated in the heart of the Liberties and just a stone’s throw from bustling Grafton Street, we attract students from all corners of Ireland, throughout Dublin and from the surrounding areas. Our…

A career in getting things moving

A career in getting things moving

Organising, co-ordinating, managing, and moving goods is what logistics and supply chains are all about. They involve planning, implementing, and controlling the movement of products and information. Logistics and supply chains are integral to every industry in the world and operate around the clock facilitating international and domestic trade in all sectors of the economy. …

When childcare goes beyond care – Giraffe

“The goal of early childhood education should be to activate the child’s own natural desire to learn…” Maria Montessori  Working in Childcare is more than creating a caring and loving environment for children. It is about providing them with wonderful experiences and opportunities to explore the world through play.  When you see the world through…

Students know what to study but they often don’t know how to study

Students know what to study but they often don’t know how to study

“Recognising that good grades come from a combination of consistency, technique and mindset, these courses also cover topics relating to goal-setting, habit formation and self-image in order to boost confidence and cultivate a positive study-mindset” Premier Tuition Centre offer a range of study skills courses for secondary school students from first year to Leaving Cert…