Category archives for: Jobs & Careers

Southern Trust host “biggest ever health and social care careers event” in Newry

The Southern Trust and Newry Mourne and Down District Council have teamed up to host the biggest ever health and social care careers event in the area. Around 1,000 young people from local post-primary schools, the Southern Regional College and the general public, dropped into the event at Newry Leisure Centre recently to see the […]

From Paramedic to Overhead Lines Apprentice: Newry man Ryan Morgan talks about career journey

The role of an apprentice, where you earn while you learn, has become a hot topic in the Northern Ireland employment market. In 2018/19 (up to April 2019), 4,354 young people aged 16-24 in Northern Ireland commenced an apprenticeship, with the total number of apprentices increasing by 3% in the current academic year. Article continues […]

FinTrU Assured Skills Academy offers 20 high quality training places for graduates

Local financial services company FinTrU, in conjunction with the Department for the Economy, is offering 20 more high-quality training places to graduates in its latest Assured Skills Academy in Belfast. The Academy will provide successful applicants with six weeks of industry-relevant pre-employment training at Belfast Met and Ulster University, with a guaranteed interview for those […]

Newry student celebrates success at 2019 Skills Olympics

The Department for the Economy has hosted a celebration to recognise the achievements of the four Northern Ireland competitors, who were part of Team UK, at the recent WorldSkills 2019 in Kazan. The four local students and trainees competed alongside participants from more than 70 countries and regions throughout the world, in a variety of […]

Southern Trust to host “biggest ever careers event” in Newry

The Southern Trust and Newry Mourne and Down District Council have teamed up to host the biggest ever health and social care careers event in the area. The event will take place on Wednesday 6 November in Newry Leisure Centre and is open to year 10 students upwards. Up to 1,000 young people from local […]

Job opportunity with The Brain Injury Foundation

TIME TO SHINE LEADER     We hope to have a unique opportunity for someone to gain experience in our Foundation, a leading charity based in Camlough. We have been shortlisted for the Rank Foundation’s Time to Shine programme and if successful will be funded to offer a one-year employment contract to a young person […]

Southern Trust currently recruiting Support Workers

The Southern Trust is looking for kind, caring people, who are up for a challenge to work with adults who have a learning disability. The Trust has eight Supported Living units throughout the area, where people with a learning disability are supported to live independently. Article continues below Tenants have the privacy of their own […]

New Healthcare Assistant job opportunities for unemployed

Belfast based Macklin Care Homes is offering unemployed people job opportunities following completion of a four-week Bridge to Employment training programme. The company, in association with the Department for the Economy (DfE) and Belfast Met, has developed a training programme to provide trainees with an ONC NI Level 2 Award in Vocational Skills on the […]

Launch of recruitment competition for Warrenpoint Harbour Authority

The Department for Infrastructure has announced a recruitment campaign to appoint two Non-Executive Members to the Board of Warrenpoint Harbour Authority. These key posts offer an excellent opportunity for individuals to make a valued contribution to the management and continued growth of one of Northern Ireland’s main commercial ports. Article continues below The time commitment […]

Applications open for new Digital Engineering Assured Skills Academy

Twenty graduates are being offered the opportunity to join global innovation and transformation consultancy PA Consulting’s first Digital Engineering Assured Skills Academy in Belfast. Successful applicants to the academy will gain the skills they need to become a digital engineer.     Funded by the Department for the Economy, the Assured Skills Academy offers a […]


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