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#Graduates

# graduates - Monday 14 September, 2020

HSE targets graduates and students to boost contact tracing capacity
# Public Health
# Public Health

HSE targets graduates and students to boost contact tracing capacity

Sep 14th 2020, 6:10 AM 36,370 Views 18 Comments

The HSE said that it’s looking for public-health trained individuals who will be ready to start almost immediately.

# graduates - Friday 29 May, 2020

All nursing graduates to be guaranteed jobs amid Covid-19 crisis
# HSE
# HSE

All nursing graduates to be guaranteed jobs amid Covid-19 crisis

May 29th 2020, 6:10 AM 9,100 Views 10 Comments

In a letter, the HSE informed nursing interns that they would all be guaranteed a job.

# graduates - Thursday 29 August, 2019

Automated interviews and psychometric testing: The challenges awaiting graduate jobhunters
# Opportunities
# Opportunities

Automated interviews and psychometric testing: The challenges awaiting graduate jobhunters

Aug 29th 2019, 6:30 AM 13,181 Views 23 Comments

Graduate opportunities are on the crest of a wave currently, writes Ruairí Kavanagh.

# graduates - Wednesday 28 August, 2019

The average graduate starting salary is now over €30,000
# Employment
# Employment

The average graduate starting salary is now over €30,000

Aug 28th 2019, 6:10 AM 38,885 Views 28 Comments

Law is the best paid sector, according to new research.

# graduates - Thursday 12 July, 2018

One 'Big Four' firm is taking on 500 new staff - and more than half will be graduates
# The Eys Have It
# The Eys Have It

One 'Big Four' firm is taking on 500 new staff - and more than half will be graduates

Jul 12th 2018, 6:01 AM 19,216 Views 13 Comments

EY is hiring for its offices across the country as its fee income climbs.

# graduates - Thursday 1 February, 2018

More women than men are in full-time work after graduating - but they earn less over time
# Pay Gap
# Pay Gap

More women than men are in full-time work after graduating - but they earn less over time

Feb 1st 2018, 3:57 PM 11,815 Views 69 Comments

The CSO and HEA released the report that monitored graduates from 2010 to 2014.

# graduates - Friday 19 January, 2018

Most Irish university graduates are employed in Dublin and Cork
# Job Fairy
# Job Fairy

Most Irish university graduates are employed in Dublin and Cork

Jan 19th 2018, 6:00 AM 9,172 Views 23 Comments

Concerns have been raised about the lack of graduates finding employment in regional areas.

# graduates - Friday 30 September, 2016

Punctuality, responsibility, find something that you love: What did you learn on your first job?
# Change Generation
# Change Generation

Punctuality, responsibility, find something that you love: What did you learn on your first job?

Sep 30th 2016, 9:52 AM 17,640 Views 29 Comments

Some famous names share their experiences – and yes, first impressions count.

# graduates - Wednesday 7 September, 2016

Letters to a Fresher: College graduates tell us what they wish they'd known in first year
# Change Generation
# Change Generation

Letters to a Fresher: College graduates tell us what they wish they'd known in first year

Sep 7th 2016, 11:00 AM 27,080 Views 29 Comments

We asked three recent graduates to write a letter to their former selves. Here’s what they had to say…

# graduates - Sunday 14 August, 2016

"Hire unemployed teachers ahead of retired ones" says minister
# Teachers
# Teachers

"Hire unemployed teachers ahead of retired ones" says minister

Aug 14th 2016, 7:15 AM 18,785 Views 79 Comments

Bruton said that while the recruitment and appointment of teachers is a matter for the individual school.

# graduates - Monday 28 March, 2016

Unequal pay is driving graduates away from teaching, says union
# Blackboard Jungle
# Blackboard Jungle

Unequal pay is driving graduates away from teaching, says union

Mar 28th 2016, 2:25 PM 18,316 Views 48 Comments

The TUI has today called for an end to unequal salaries for teachers.

# graduates - Sunday 31 January, 2016

'I wanted to keep the peace, and joining the Irish army was the best way to do that...'
# Scotch Irish
# Scotch Irish

'I wanted to keep the peace, and joining the Irish army was the best way to do that...'

Jan 31st 2016, 7:45 AM 26,351 Views 42 Comments

The number of women officers in the Defence Forces is finally on the rise and Catherine Smyth is one of them. But Catherine is Scottish, not Irish.

# graduates - Monday 5 October, 2015

'When you're out of work, there's a lack of purpose that pervades every day'
# Graduate Unemployment
# Graduate Unemployment

'When you're out of work, there's a lack of purpose that pervades every day'

Oct 5th 2015, 6:50 AM 21,015 Views 98 Comments

College graduates have weathered the recession far better than those without a degree, but unemployment rates are still high.

# graduates - Saturday 19 September, 2015

Fancy a job as a public servant? The government is trying to fill 200 vacancies
# Now Hiring
# Now Hiring

Fancy a job as a public servant? The government is trying to fill 200 vacancies

Sep 19th 2015, 11:53 AM 53,618 Views 52 Comments

A graduate recruitment campaign to fill the posts was launched yesterday.

# graduates - Thursday 23 July, 2015

Ireland has some of the most educated people in Europe
# Doing Well
# Doing Well

Ireland has some of the most educated people in Europe

Jul 23rd 2015, 7:58 PM 15,513 Views 64 Comments

We place third when it comes to our share of third level graduates.

# graduates - Sunday 7 June, 2015

A winning CV and online applications: Your graduate career toolkit
# Advice
# Advice

A winning CV and online applications: Your graduate career toolkit

Jun 7th 2015, 10:15 AM 223 Views 6 Comments

Watch. The. Details.

# graduates - Saturday 6 June, 2015

What makes a graduate employable? We asked 100 top companies in Ireland
# Opinion
# Opinion

What makes a graduate employable? We asked 100 top companies in Ireland

Jun 6th 2015, 10:15 AM 513 Views 26 Comments

Seriously – check your writing skills.

# graduates - Friday 5 June, 2015

So you've graduated... now, where to get a job?
# Opinion
# Opinion

So you've graduated... now, where to get a job?

Jun 5th 2015, 6:30 PM 281 Views 14 Comments

It’s hard to know where to start – here’s some advice to get you going.

Are you a recent graduate? Here's where the jobs are - and how much you'll be paid
# Follow The Money
# Follow The Money

Are you a recent graduate? Here's where the jobs are - and how much you'll be paid

Jun 5th 2015, 6:05 AM 38,700 Views 44 Comments

Things are looking up for new graduates entering the workforce…

# graduates - Tuesday 2 June, 2015

Watch: This incredible performance by graduates is going viral for a good reason
# Take A Break
# Take A Break

Watch: This incredible performance by graduates is going viral for a good reason

Jun 2nd 2015, 11:00 AM 17,954 Views 6 Comments

Nice work, kids.

# graduates - Tuesday 12 May, 2015

This startup is trying to solve the tricky business of finding graduates jobs
# Follow The Money
# Follow The Money

This startup is trying to solve the tricky business of finding graduates jobs

May 12th 2015, 6:15 AM 14,792 Views 10 Comments

Having launched in March, Shake.io aims to connect students with paid graduate positions and internships.

# graduates - Monday 22 December, 2014

Number of Irish graduates going abroad to get work more than doubles
# Brain Drain
# Brain Drain

Number of Irish graduates going abroad to get work more than doubles

Dec 22nd 2014, 9:35 AM 7,965 Views 15 Comments

That’s since the beginning of the recession.

# graduates - Monday 1 September, 2014

20% of GPs who graduated in 2010 now live abroad
# Emigration
# Emigration

20% of GPs who graduated in 2010 now live abroad

Sep 1st 2014, 8:33 AM 6,981 Views 52 Comments

And current trainees may be following suit…

# graduates - Monday 25 August, 2014

Opinion: Will the push to encourage more science and technology graduates be worth it?
# Graduates
# Graduates

Opinion: Will the push to encourage more science and technology graduates be worth it?

Aug 25th 2014, 8:00 PM 25 Views 13 Comments

There has been a series of initiatives put in place to encourage interest in STEM subjects for school leavers; will the effort be rewarded with good jobs?

# graduates - Friday 13 June, 2014

Teachers taking up JobBridge scheme in the bad books with the union
# TUT TUT
# TUT TUT

Teachers taking up JobBridge scheme in the bad books with the union

Jun 13th 2014, 1:09 PM 18,094 Views 60 Comments

The INTO has directed its members not to participate in the scheme.

# graduates - Monday 9 June, 2014

USI says 'internship culture' to blame for low graduate wages
# Money Money Money
# Money Money Money

USI says 'internship culture' to blame for low graduate wages

Jun 9th 2014, 4:36 PM 7,404 Views 19 Comments

Union president Joe O’Connor said that schemes such as JobBridge had led to “a very, very employer friendly market”.

# graduates - Sunday 9 March, 2014

Student social workers slam proposed graduate scheme as 'complete exploitation'
# Training
# Training

Student social workers slam proposed graduate scheme as 'complete exploitation'

Mar 9th 2014, 8:00 AM 18,805 Views 55 Comments

The Child and Family Agency said the proposal is at an early stage but it has made initial contact with unions to start developing the details.

# graduates - Thursday 6 March, 2014

Graduates are now earning much less. But exactly how much less?
# Payday
# Payday

Graduates are now earning much less. But exactly how much less?

Mar 6th 2014, 2:06 PM 19,255 Views 65 Comments

Over the last ten years, graduate salaries went up, but then down even quicker.

# graduates - Tuesday 26 November, 2013

Broad reform needed to make Seanad 'fit for modern Ireland', says Coveney
# Graduate Votes
# Graduate Votes

Broad reform needed to make Seanad 'fit for modern Ireland', says Coveney

Nov 26th 2013, 10:26 AM 2,630 Views 17 Comments

The Agriculture Minister welcomed reports that voting rights are to be extended to more graduates, but believes more ‘fundamental’ reform is needed.

# graduates - Monday 4 November, 2013

More upskilling courses needed to cash in on ICT growth
# Technology
# Technology

More upskilling courses needed to cash in on ICT growth

Nov 4th 2013, 11:05 AM 5,568 Views 11 Comments

A Forfás report has called for more and better ICT courses and says that for social welfare changes should be introduced to encourage take-up.

# graduates - Thursday 19 September, 2013

Good news on the jobs front: new jobs announced in Dublin, Cork and Carlow
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

Good news on the jobs front: new jobs announced in Dublin, Cork and Carlow

Sep 19th 2013, 8:49 PM 9,905 Views 29 Comments

Taoiseach Enda Kenny announced the new jobs at an electronic trading company in Dublin and an Irish start-up telemarketing company in Carlow.

# graduates - Tuesday 3 September, 2013

Column: The dole queue or the departure lounge? This is the choice Ireland's youth is facing
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: The dole queue or the departure lounge? This is the choice Ireland's youth is facing

Sep 3rd 2013, 1:00 PM 75 Views 84 Comments

The latest emigration figures offer little hope to the young people of Ireland – the government must act now and produce a national jobs strategy for young people, writes Joe O’Connor.

# graduates - Wednesday 31 July, 2013

Irish graduates in Australia sought for jobs back home
# Emigration
# Emigration

Irish graduates in Australia sought for jobs back home

Jul 31st 2013, 10:51 AM 18,592 Views 53 Comments

Recruiters at Robert Walters want Irish emigrants who have gained experience in financial services.

# graduates - Wednesday 12 June, 2013

45 jobs for graduates under new scheme
# Employment
# Employment

45 jobs for graduates under new scheme

Jun 12th 2013, 6:55 AM 7,016 Views 8 Comments

The jobs are being made available under the Aspire Programme, and will see jobs available in 45 SMEs in Ireland.

# graduates - Monday 25 February, 2013

Poll: Should a percentage of new jobs be set aside for certain sections of society?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should a percentage of new jobs be set aside for certain sections of society?

Feb 25th 2013, 9:43 AM 6,827 Views 49 Comments

With 400 of the 1,600 jobs to install water meters being set aside for graduates, the unemployed and small businesses, is this a move that should be repeated?

# graduates - Sunday 17 February, 2013

James Reilly: The boycott of nursing jobs is "ill-judged"
# HSE
# HSE

James Reilly: The boycott of nursing jobs is "ill-judged"

Feb 17th 2013, 7:45 AM 12,454 Views 104 Comments

The Minister for Health criticised graduate nurses for not taking up lower-paid jobs with the HSE.

# graduates - Wednesday 23 January, 2013

Column: Young nurses are right to boycott the new graduate scheme
# Health Workers
# Health Workers

Column: Young nurses are right to boycott the new graduate scheme

Jan 23rd 2013, 12:00 PM 32 Views 112 Comments

Young nurses are right to boycott the new nursing graduate scheme, which would further cut pay for new graduates entering the Health Services, writes Patrick Nulty TD.

# graduates - Tuesday 8 January, 2013

James Reilly asked to stop HSE plan to pay graduate nurses lower salaries
# Pay
# Pay

James Reilly asked to stop HSE plan to pay graduate nurses lower salaries

Jan 8th 2013, 11:38 AM 4,358 Views 57 Comments

SIPTU has written to the Minister for Health asking him to stop the HSE plan to recruit new nurses on lower salaries

# graduates - Thursday 20 December, 2012

Nurses' union demands boycott of graduate scheme over pay dispute
# Nursing
# Nursing

Nurses' union demands boycott of graduate scheme over pay dispute

Dec 20th 2012, 3:29 PM 4,817 Views 88 Comments

The Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation says graduate nurses should not have to work for 80 per cent of the usual wage.

# graduates - Tuesday 11 December, 2012

HSE to recruit up to 1,000 graduate nurses and midwives next year
# HSE
# HSE

HSE to recruit up to 1,000 graduate nurses and midwives next year

Dec 11th 2012, 7:20 PM 11,298 Views 99 Comments

The recruitment drive could save as much as €10 million by reducing the reliance on agency workers and overtime, the HSE said this evening.

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