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Queen’s University Belfast Jobs Open Day for new City Centre Student Accommodation

Queen’s University Belfast is opening two new City Centre Student Accommodation developments in September 2018 that will become home to over 1,200 new students studying at the University for 2018-19. As part of the £70 million investment Queen’s is holding an Accommodation Jobs Open Day from 12.00 noon – 8.00pm on Wednesday 10 January 2018, […]

£100m Investment Fund to promote investment, jobs and growth

The Department of Finance has appointed CBRE Capital Advisors to manage a new £100million Investment Fund. Welcoming the appointment of CBRE, Permanent Secretary Hugh Widdis said, “This Fund, agreed by the previous Executive, will focus investment in the areas of regeneration, office and low carbon projects to deliver economic growth.     “It will play […]

SRC achieves NI first with Matrix award for Student Services

Southern Regional College has been awarded the Matrix Quality Standard Award for Student Services, in a first for Northern Irish Further and Higher education colleges. Assessed under four elements, Leadership & Management; Resources; Service Delivery and Continuous Quality Improvement, SRC received the full recognition of the Matrix Quality standard thanks to the information, advice and […]

Newry student Fiona celebrates success

Fiona Hogan, a former pupil at Sacred Heart Grammar School, Newry, has celebrated double success at the annual Ulster University Business School’s Student Awards event organised by the Department of Accounting, Finance and Economics. Fiona, who is currently studying for a BSc (Hons) Accounting Degree, won the CPA prize for being the highest performing student […]

Fourteen SRC students to compete at UK WorldSkills Finals

Southern Regional College students are in preparation to compete at the National Finals of the WorldSkills UK Competitions at the Skills Show in Birmingham. Having battled through the national qualifiers and completed months of intensive training, 14 skilled young apprentices and students from SRC have now made it through to the final showdown in front […]

Exciting new job vacancies with Netwatch, Newry

Job Title: Intervention Specialist Department: Communications Hub Location: Newry, Co. Down, Northern Ireland Join our growing team! We are seeking a full-time Intervention Specialist to support our customers across the world from our Communications Hub in Carnbane Industrial Estate, Newry. Our Intervention Specialists will operate Netwatch’s advanced protection technologies to support customer site security. Successful […]

SRC Newry student training with the world’s best

Southern Regional College’s Armondas Tamulis is currently in training for the upcoming WorldSkills competition scheduled to take place in Abu Dhabi next month.  After winning a gold medal in the WorldSkills UK Competitions National Finals in Wall and Floor Tiling, Armondas successfully secured a place to represent Team UK at WorldSkills.      When Armondas […]

Employers: Find the right apprentice or work placement for your business

The Department for the Economy has now added apprenticeships, including higher level apprenticeships, onto its new on-line portal Connect to Success NI. To date, this website for the advertisement and application of opportunities has supported school work experience.     Connect to Success NI is a free online resource enabling employers to advertise apprenticeships (including […]

Summer of Success for Rostrevor man

Kevin Sloan from Rostrevor has shown you are never too old for education as he graduated from his Ulster University Certificate of Higher Education for Applied and Medical Sciences in his 70’s at the annual Graduation Ceremony in Armagh City Hotel. After deciding to go back into education, he commenced his learning journey with Southern […]

Southern Regional College celebrates its 10th birthday

Northern Ireland’s best performing college, Southern Regional College, is celebrating its 10th birthday this month. In August 2007, the 16 further and higher education colleges in Northern Ireland merged to create six new area based ‘super colleges.’  The birth of Southern Regional College incorporated the merger of the previously known Armagh College, Newry and Kilkeel […]


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