Category archives for: Jobs & Careers

STEM students showcase innovation and inspiration at Newry competition

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Southern Regional College students from a range of creative and technical disciplines and across all campuses took part in a STEM competition on the College’s Newry campus recently. The STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics) competition showcased the innovative and entrepreneurial talents of the College’s students as they presented their product, design and business ideas. […]

Newry SRC students wins City and Guilds gold medal

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Southern Regional College star apprentice Gary Doyle has been awarded yet another medal to add to his collection. City and Guilds have recognised Gary’s outstanding achievements at NVQ Level 3 Domestic Plumbing and Heating and presented him with a gold medal.   Gary has previously been crowned Best Plumber in the World at WorldSkills in […]

Mayobridge SRC student crowned Apprentice of the Year

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Southern Regional College student Kieran Magee has been crowned Apprentice of the year 2017 by the Federation of Master Builders. Kieran has been recognised for his hard work and dedication to Wall and Floor Tiling.   Apprentices from all over Northern Ireland were eligible and SRC apprentices Jordan Jeffers and Armondas Tamulis were also given […]

Newry student Jane McAteer celebrates success


Jane McAteer, from Newry, has celebrated success at the Ulster University Business School. A Student on the BSc (Hons) Business Studies degree course, Jane has won the Industrial Practice prize for being the best placement student.   The award was presented by Catriona Donnelly from sponsors at the annual Ulster University Business Schools’ student awards […]

Major job fair set for Newry

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The Department for Communities, in partnership with Newry, Mourne and Down District Council and Eures Cross Border Partnership, is hosting a major job fair in Newry on Thursday 23rd March 2017. The Job Fair will take place in the Canal Court Hotel, Newry between 10am and 3pm, and admission is free. More than 60 employers […]

Newry student Gary ‘turns up the heat’ with impressive win

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Gary Knight, a 19 year old plumbing and heating apprentice at Southern Regional College, has won the NI Regional Heat of the HIP UK Heating Apprentice of the Year 2017 competition.     It was held recently at Belfast Met’s Millfield Campus. Launched in 2009, the HIP UK Heating Apprentice of the Year competition gives […]

Newry woman wins prestigious award

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Fiona Hogan from Newry, a second-year BSc Accounting student at the Ulster University Business School has out-scored over 80 of her peers to win the prestigious BDO Interview Award. Fiona is a former pupil at Sacred Heart Grammar School. Organised by the Business School and the University’s Careers / Employability Unit with support from BDO […]

Warrenpoint graduate celebrates double academic success

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David Lowry, a former pupil of St Mark’s, Warrenpoint, has celebrated double success at the Ulster University Business School. Recently graduated with an MBA, David won the CBI prize for submitting the best project on his MBA course and the Institute of Directors Prize for achieving the best overall mark in the strategy module of […]

Camlough student wins place on leading graduate programme

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A Newry student has won a place on a leading graduate programme delivered by Willis Insurance & Risk Management and South Eastern Regional College (SERC). Owen Finnegan, a law graduate from Camlough is taking part in the worked-based learning programme which aims to build the management skills of students and open a pathway to employment […]

Major job fair brings employment opportunities


The Department for Communities, in partnership with Belfast City Council, is hosting a major job fair in Belfast on Tuesday 21st February 2017. The job fair will take place in the Europa Hotel Belfast between 10.00am and 3.00pm and is free to attend. More than 70 employers will take part including employers from the care, […]

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