We strive to create a college and learning environment that facilitates all learners to achieve success by building a career in the workplace/industry, and we want to give you every opportunity to release your potential and secure the job of your dreams.
The following services are offered throughout the year in our dedicated Jobs Hub. Bookings can be made by clicking on this link. The service is tailored to meet the needs of the individual student.
The College is very proud of its involvement in Industry. Other industry initiatives at the College include:
Employment Opportunities Day
Companies come to the College to present information on current and upcoming vacancies in their company. Students get the opportunity to submit CVs and have preliminary interviews on the day.
Recruitment Registration Day
A large number of recruitment agencies provide information and advice in our main campus ensuring students get the opportunity to register for future employment.
JAI Ireland in conjunction with the College run this very prestigious program which mentors student in all aspects of bringing a business idea to fruition. The culmination of the program gives the students the opportunity to participate in a trade fair.
Job Vacancies Register
All graduates are invited to sign up to the register which will keep them abreast of all employment opportunities that come into the College.
Start Your Own Business
This conference involves input from financial services, local enterprise offices, and keynote industry speakers, providing information necessary for those people who wish to develop their business acumen. Many of our courses allow students to set up their own business sometime in the future. Every year in February, an event is held in the college to help you along the road to starting your own business.
Industry Mentoring Course Reviews
Many of our work placement companies provide us with up to date information on skills and knowledge required to ensure our courses are relevant and up to date with industry expectations.
Industry professionals visit the College on a weekly basis providing insights and advice as well as the motivation and energy needed for success.
All of our students have access to one of our career guidance officers for guidance in your next step in your career. The career guidance officer will visit each class and will ensure that you have all the information that you need. You can also avail of one-on-one sessions with your designated career guidance officer.
All students go out on work placement to give you a taste of what a working day is like in your chosen area. Some classes go on a block placement, and some students go on a one-day-a-week work placement.
Membership of Professional Bodies
The College has membership of a wide range of professional bodies that allow staff and students to network and engage with industry professionals which in turn can open doors to careers.
The college facilitates exposure to employers through site visits which enable our students to build on corporate knowledge.
Many workshops are run for students throughout the year. These include Business Image advice, public speaking, Interview preparation, Presentation Skills LinkedIn to name a few.
A wide variety of speakers who have themselves started their own business present to our students and speak about the ups and downs of having you own business. The students also get the chance to liaise with the local enterprise office to find out about available funding and costs.
LinkedIN Alumni and Business Community
All of our current students and graduates are invited to join with industry professionals in our Alumni Business Community LinkedIn group. This provides opportunities for internship, recruitment and Networking
Industry Supported Student Competitions
A number of opportunities are given to students to present themselves and their work in a competitive environment during the year.
The College rewards students who show initiate and charitable work by allocation Digital Badges. These badges can be displayed on their LinkedIn page or CV.