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# interns - Wednesday 3 July, 2019

Over 40% of trainee and intern doctors say they have been bullied or harassed in the workplace
# Medical Council
# Medical Council

Over 40% of trainee and intern doctors say they have been bullied or harassed in the workplace

Jul 3rd 2019, 3:09 PM 10,415 Views 21 Comments

That’s according to a new report by the Medical Council.

# interns - Friday 29 June, 2018

How to make an internship work for you - according to an intern
# Intern Life
# Intern Life

How to make an internship work for you - according to an intern

Jun 29th 2018, 11:48 AM 455 Views 0 Comments

Internships have acquired a bad name in recent years – but change is afoot. Éamon Cullen shares his tips on getting the most from a training position.

# interns - Friday 8 July, 2016

Everyone is taking the piss out of this cringey email from Microsoft to its 'bae interns'
# How Do You Do Fellow Kids
From The Daily Edge
# How Do You Do Fellow Kids

Everyone is taking the piss out of this cringey email from Microsoft to its 'bae interns'

Jul 8th 2016, 9:16 AM 6,481 Views 0 Comments

It contains the phrase “hella noms”. *dies*

# interns - Monday 10 August, 2015

Headfort headmaster: I was wrong to look for JobBridge interns
# Opinion
# Opinion

Headfort headmaster: I was wrong to look for JobBridge interns

Aug 10th 2015, 8:30 PM 4,131 Views 34 Comments

I mistakenly thought the scheme was a way to broaden our horizons, to go beyond the past pupil pool.

# interns - Saturday 25 July, 2015

Wall Street interns are still working around the clock despite the death of a peer
# Grueling
# Grueling

Wall Street interns are still working around the clock despite the death of a peer

Jul 25th 2015, 9:15 AM 24,448 Views 35 Comments

It used to be normal for interns to keep sleeping bags under their desks and regularly spend nights at the office.

# interns - Sunday 29 March, 2015

Local authorities have kept on just 27 JobBridge interns
# County Councils
# County Councils

Local authorities have kept on just 27 JobBridge interns

Mar 29th 2015, 8:00 AM 14,655 Views 122 Comments

That’s out of more than 1,200 who have completed placement with county councils.

# interns - Saturday 28 February, 2015

10 trials and tribulations of being an intern
# Interns
From The Daily Edge
# Interns

10 trials and tribulations of being an intern

Feb 28th 2015, 11:00 AM 3,822 Views 1 Comment

It’s nothing like The Devil Wears Prada.

# interns - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

Joan Burton: I sometimes wonder if TDs criticising JobBridge have ever worked in a job*
# Shots Fired
# Shots Fired

Joan Burton: I sometimes wonder if TDs criticising JobBridge have ever worked in a job*

Feb 25th 2015, 11:00 PM 16,248 Views 120 Comments

* “Apart from politics of course,” the Tánaiste said.

# interns - Sunday 18 January, 2015

JobBridge interns used to teach jobseeker classes
# Jobs Club
# Jobs Club

JobBridge interns used to teach jobseeker classes

Jan 18th 2015, 6:28 PM 18,802 Views 44 Comments

An internal audit flagged that the practice was taking place at Jobs Club classes.

# interns - Tuesday 25 November, 2014

Nurses 'demoralised again' as HSE gains 11% more senior managers in four years
# Health Reform
# Health Reform

Nurses 'demoralised again' as HSE gains 11% more senior managers in four years

Nov 25th 2014, 3:58 PM 11,581 Views 56 Comments

The number of nurses fell in the same period by almost 3%.

# interns - Wednesday 22 October, 2014

There are 24 JobBridge interns in government departments
# Interns
# Interns

There are 24 JobBridge interns in government departments

Oct 22nd 2014, 7:26 AM 7,977 Views 21 Comments

Eleven of them are in the Department of Communications, Energy and Natural Resources.

# interns - Sunday 4 May, 2014

Documentary explores what it's like to be an intern in Ireland
# Two Sugars
# Two Sugars

Documentary explores what it's like to be an intern in Ireland

May 4th 2014, 8:30 PM 29,636 Views 46 Comments

One on the interns said that after the internship “It was like nothing, as if it wasn’t there”.

# interns - Tuesday 1 April, 2014

12 Years of Job Bridge nails the experience of every intern ever
# Working 9 To 5
From The Daily Edge
# Working 9 To 5

12 Years of Job Bridge nails the experience of every intern ever

Apr 1st 2014, 3:09 PM 3,759 Views 4 Comments

“From acclaimed minister, Joan Burton T.D.”

# interns - Tuesday 28 January, 2014

Under-25s who fail to accept some JobBridge internships could face dole cut
# Youth Guarantee
# Youth Guarantee

Under-25s who fail to accept some JobBridge internships could face dole cut

Jan 28th 2014, 2:46 PM 12,964 Views 143 Comments

Social Protection Minister Joan Burton has said that her department reserves the right to impose sanctions on welfare payments.

Munster Express was handed two-month JobBridge ban after complaint from intern
# Named
# Named

Munster Express was handed two-month JobBridge ban after complaint from intern

Jan 28th 2014, 1:27 PM 22,513 Views 48 Comments

Journalism graduate Martin Malone said that he was given no mentoring and claimed the newspaper were using the scheme for free labour.

# interns - Thursday 19 September, 2013

You can now do up to three - instead of two - JobBridge internships
# Interns
# Interns

You can now do up to three - instead of two - JobBridge internships

Sep 19th 2013, 8:00 AM 13,997 Views 103 Comments

So far the number of JobBridge internships has passed 20,000.

# interns - Monday 22 October, 2012

Over half of JobBridge finishers are in paid employment
# Jobs
# Jobs

Over half of JobBridge finishers are in paid employment

Oct 22nd 2012, 7:59 AM 7,131 Views 44 Comments

However a report also indicated one third of participants who finished placements early said they were dissatisfied with their internship.

# interns - Wednesday 2 May, 2012

Over half of young interns feel 'undervalued' - survey
# Be Nice
# Be Nice

Over half of young interns feel 'undervalued' - survey

May 2nd 2012, 2:36 PM 3,397 Views 14 Comments

A survey of young people on college campuses finds that 53 per cent of interns felt undervalued during work placements.

# interns - Wednesday 14 December, 2011

Minister denies JobBridge interns are replacing staff at Garda Vetting Unit
# Jobs
# Jobs

Minister denies JobBridge interns are replacing staff at Garda Vetting Unit

Dec 14th 2011, 6:31 PM 3,311 Views 26 Comments

10 staff are being let go by the Garda Vetting Unit just weeks before Jobsbridge interns start there – but the Minister for Justice says they’re not replacements.

# interns - Thursday 8 September, 2011

Column: It’s a shame JobBridge is badly curated – there are some quality offers in there
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: It’s a shame JobBridge is badly curated – there are some quality offers in there

Sep 8th 2011, 8:30 PM 15 Views 22 Comments

Employer and online business MD Aaron McKenna says that while JobBridge is scattered with ads for unskilled, unpaid labour, internships – even unpaid – should not be written off as without merit.

# interns - Sunday 17 July, 2011

Scheme that has created eight internships will cost €16 million
# Internships
# Internships

Scheme that has created eight internships will cost €16 million

Jul 17th 2011, 2:10 PM 861 Views 18 Comments

The government is hoping to create 5,000 internships from the scheme which was launched two weeks ago and insists it is happy with the progress so far.

# interns - Friday 25 February, 2011

Three in four hospital interns take blood without gloves
# Healthcare
# Healthcare

Three in four hospital interns take blood without gloves

Feb 25th 2011, 3:36 PM 1,155 Views 0 Comments

A survey of medical interns in two of Dublin’s teaching hospitals reveals that just 26 per cent wear gloves when taking blood.