Category archives for: Jobs & Careers

FREE Queen’s University Postgraduate Certificate (PgCert) announced in pandemic response

Newry News - Newry Times - Breaking news Newry, Newry Newspaper, Latest News Newry, Newry headlines

Economy Minister Diane Dodds has announced details of a free Postgraduate Certificate (PgCert) in Operations and Supply Chain Management for people whose career has been impacted by Covid-19. Embed from Getty Images The Minister confirmed 100 fully funded places for the part-time PgCert with Queen’s University Belfast. The part-time course, starting in August, is open […]

Coronavirus Northern Ireland: Connected Health to recruit 150 Covid-19 unemployed

Connected Health has launched a drive to recruit hospitality and retail workers laid off due to the Covid-19 fallout. Connected Health, the fastest-growing advanced home care company in Ireland and the UK, has announced the creation of 150 new jobs across its operations in Northern Ireland.   Article continues below: ___________________________________ Dear Newry Times reader, […]

Coronavirus Northern Ireland: FREE skills initiatives programme announced

Economy Minister Diane Dodds today announced a free skills programme for small businesses and a free post-graduate certificate in software development for people whose career has been impacted by Covid-19. Embed from Getty Images   The Skills Focus programme, available for SMEs with fewer than 250 employees, is now offering free upskilling for staff, including […]

Recruitment competition launched for Chair to Warrenpoint Harbour Authority

Infrastructure Minister Nichola Mallon has announced a recruitment campaign to appoint a Chair to the Board of Warrenpoint Harbour Authority. Speaking to Newry Times, Minister Mallon said, “This is an excellent opportunity for an individual to make a tangible and valued contribution to the management and continued growth of one of Northern Ireland’s main commercial […]

100 new jobs announced in first investment by US firm Riskonnect

Economy Minister Diane Dodds has announced that Atlanta-headquartered risk management firm Riskonnect is creating 100 new jobs with a new FinTech Centre in Belfast. The Minister met the company on the second day of her visit to the USA. Speaking in New York, the Minister said, “Riskonnect is a global leader in integrated risk management […]

Unique 300 home-based jobs investment announced

The First Minister Arlene Foster and deputy First Minister Michelle O’Neill have announced 300 home-based jobs in a multi-million-pound investment by Sensée. They were joined in making the announcement by Economy Minister Diane Dodds. Article continues below This first-time investment into Northern Ireland by the company will see the creation of 300 work from home […]

NI Water calls for more female employees on International Women’s Day

This International Women’s Day, Sunday 8 March, NI Water is calling on females to be part of building NI Water for the future and address the gender gap within the water and engineering industries. Females account for 21% of NI Water’s workforce, with these women taking up roles in Scientific Services, Finance, Engineering, HR and […]

Southern Regional College’s Cook Off a huge success

From mouth-watering starters to delicious desserts, Southern Regional College certainly rose to the culinary challenge recently as they hosted a ‘Cook Off’ challenge event in their Graduate Restaurant (Newry East Campus) which saw members of the College’s Senior Management Team compete against each other to claim crowning glory. The evening was attended by over 100 […]

PwC Assured Skills Academy offers 20 high-quality training places

The Department for the Economy and PwC have launched a new PwC Future Business Assured Skills Academy offering 20 high-quality training places. Applications for a place on the Academy from people with a degree and an ambition to future proof their skill set are now open. Article continues below Successful participants will receive eight weeks […]

New Deloitte Business Transformation Assured Skills Academy seeks untapped tech talent

The Department for the Economy, in partnership with Deloitte, is offering 20 places in a new Business Transformation Assured Skills Academy. The new Academy will provide participants with the opportunity to learn valuable and in-demand skills in robotics and cloud engineering, which are becoming increasingly important to the changing world of work. Article continues below […]


This website does not share personal information with third parties nor do we store any information about your visit other than to analyze and optimize your content and reading experience through the use of cookies. You can turn off the use of cookies at anytime by changing your specific browser settings.

We are not responsible for republished content from this blog on other blogs or websites without our permission. This privacy policy is subject to change without notice and was last updated on 16/01/2017. If you have any questions feel free to contact Newry Times by emailing

Log in