Category archives for: Jobs & Careers

McNulty praises young scientist competition

SDLP Assembly Member for Newry and Armagh Justin McNulty recently visited the all island BT Young Scientist and Technology Exhibition at the RDS in Dublin and met with local participants. St Catherine’s College in Armagh were one of the exhibitors from the North, with their project on the production of bioethanol from the school’s canteen […]

Newry student’s stunning science success is celebrated

A former pupil of St Colman’s College in Newry has been named the winner of the prestigious Hans Sloane medal which recognises excellence in A level science. The Hans Sloane (Memorial Fund) Trust, in partnership with National Museums NI, was established in 1960 to commemorate the life and work of the celebrated Killyleagh physician, scientist […]

2018 Postgraduate Studentships competition now open for applications

The Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs (DAERA) has called on postgraduate students to play their part in research and development by entering the 2018 Postgraduate Studentships competition. DAERA provides approximately £700,000 per annum to fund Postgraduate Studentships and is currently funding 36 PhD students to carry out specific research for the Department over […]

SRC win at NI Hairdressing Championships

Southern Regional College students recently won big at the NI Hairdressing Championships.  Aoife Rogers won 1st place in the Total Fashion Look competition.     Aoife is from Ardee and studies Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Hairdressing at Newry Campus.  Kyle Redpath won 2nd place in the Junior Creative Colour competition, 3rd place in the […]

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 […]


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