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# internship - Thursday 18 March, 2021

Students and recent graduates: Come work at The Journal on a paid Google News Initiative fellowship this summer
# Data Journalism
# Data Journalism

Students and recent graduates: Come work at The Journal on a paid Google News Initiative fellowship this summer

Mar 18th 2021, 12:01 PM 13,148 Views 0 Comments

We’re looking for a data journalism intern who loves the news and can translate it into beautiful data.

# internship - Tuesday 23 January, 2018

Want to work with DailyEdge.ie? We're hiring a paid intern
# Internship
From The Daily Edge
# Internship

Want to work with DailyEdge.ie? We're hiring a paid intern

Jan 23rd 2018, 5:40 PM 24,658 Views 0 Comments

Come work with us.

# internship - Saturday 8 July, 2017

Would you like to work in Leinster House? A new apprenticeship programme could be on the way
# House Of Cards
# House Of Cards

Would you like to work in Leinster House? A new apprenticeship programme could be on the way

Jul 8th 2017, 6:00 AM 12,107 Views 19 Comments

Apprenticeships could be offered in parliamentary affairs, public administration and political communications.

# internship - 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 4,130 Views 34 Comments

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

# internship - Wednesday 5 August, 2015

Online backlash forces private school to withdraw JobBridge ads
# Teachers
# Teachers

Online backlash forces private school to withdraw JobBridge ads

Aug 5th 2015, 10:36 AM 20,358 Views 32 Comments

The headmaster said he was not attempting to fill vacancies and was not as familiar with the debates around the scheme as he should have been.

# internship - Sunday 12 April, 2015

‘Taking an unpaid position is a choice, but it’s certainly not an easy one’
# Opinion
# Opinion

‘Taking an unpaid position is a choice, but it’s certainly not an easy one’

Apr 12th 2015, 7:00 PM 125 Views 36 Comments

I’m about to embark on an unpaid internship in the hopes that it will give me an edge in a competitive industry – but saying goodbye to a weekly paycheque isn’t easy.

# internship - Thursday 26 March, 2015

Fully-qualified solicitors doing a JobBridge? It's 'a joke'
# Objection
# Objection

Fully-qualified solicitors doing a JobBridge? It's 'a joke'

Mar 26th 2015, 5:09 PM 25,144 Views 75 Comments

Not everyone is happy about the situation.

# internship - Friday 20 March, 2015

Council libraries are using JobBridge for 'free labour', says Sinn Féin
# Ssssssshhhh
# Ssssssshhhh

Council libraries are using JobBridge for 'free labour', says Sinn Féin

Mar 20th 2015, 10:52 AM 14,281 Views 83 Comments

One intern said he was told almost immediately that there was no chance of a job.

# internship - 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.

# internship - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

The JobBridge €50 top-up won't be increased, here's why
# Not This Time
# Not This Time

The JobBridge €50 top-up won't be increased, here's why

Feb 25th 2015, 5:05 PM 39,939 Views 114 Comments

The National Youth Council of Ireland thinks “significant reform” of the internship scheme is needed.

# internship - Saturday 21 February, 2015

'If it wasn't for JobBridge, I'd still be on benefits'
# Good And Bad Reviews
# Good And Bad Reviews

'If it wasn't for JobBridge, I'd still be on benefits'

Feb 21st 2015, 8:15 PM 35,151 Views 102 Comments

Almost four years on from the launch of the internship scheme, we’ve been asking participants about their experiences…

# internship - Thursday 19 February, 2015

Sinn Féin is launching an alternative to JobBridge ... with some American inspiration
# Back To Work
# Back To Work

Sinn Féin is launching an alternative to JobBridge ... with some American inspiration

Feb 19th 2015, 6:20 AM 17,240 Views 144 Comments

The party thinks too many employers abuse the current system.

# internship - Wednesday 4 February, 2015

Hold on to your hats -  a new incarnation of JobBridge is on the way
# First Steps
# First Steps

Hold on to your hats - a new incarnation of JobBridge is on the way

Feb 4th 2015, 6:55 PM 19,504 Views 95 Comments

Two new schemes aimed at 18-25 year olds have just been launched

# internship - Tuesday 13 January, 2015

Image magazine comes in for harsh criticism for unpaid PA internship
# The New Emily
# The New Emily

Image magazine comes in for harsh criticism for unpaid PA internship

Jan 13th 2015, 4:48 PM 21,491 Views 55 Comments

Duties include being the PA to the managing director, as well as front of house for clients.

# internship - Monday 10 November, 2014

DailyEdge.ie Paid Internship
# We're Hiring
From The Daily Edge
# We're Hiring

DailyEdge.ie Paid Internship

Nov 10th 2014, 2:33 PM 5,721 Views 8 Comments

We’re hiring for a paid internship position.

# internship - Tuesday 12 August, 2014

Opinion: 'I'm not experienced enough to do an unpaid internship'
# Unemployed
# Unemployed

Opinion: 'I'm not experienced enough to do an unpaid internship'

Aug 12th 2014, 8:00 AM 1,261 Views 44 Comments

I need an internship to get job experience but, apparently, I need more experience to get even an unpaid internship. What can you do?

# internship - Thursday 24 April, 2014

Column: I've entered the Church of Burton ... Yes, I am now a JobBridge intern
# Unemployment
# Unemployment

Column: I've entered the Church of Burton ... Yes, I am now a JobBridge intern

Apr 24th 2014, 1:00 PM 41 Views 68 Comments

After two years of being unemployed, I’ve just started a JobBridge internship. The experience has been a mixed one so far.

# internship - Tuesday 15 April, 2014

Column: Unpaid internships, low wages, zero hour contracts – this is life without job security
# Job Security
# Job Security

Column: Unpaid internships, low wages, zero hour contracts – this is life without job security

Apr 15th 2014, 7:30 PM 79 Views 62 Comments

The lack of proper jobs will ultimately cause our economy to stagnate – but employers can’t seem to resist the almost-endless supply of cheap labour.

# internship - 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.”

# internship - Saturday 22 March, 2014

Sligo has the highest rate of people on JobBridge right now
# Social Protection
# Social Protection

Sligo has the highest rate of people on JobBridge right now

Mar 22nd 2014, 2:32 PM 8,895 Views 53 Comments

0.35 per cent of the population within the age limits for the scheme are currently taking part.

# internship - 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.

# internship - Saturday 3 August, 2013

These interns made some terrible mistakes
# Glitterbombs
# Glitterbombs

These interns made some terrible mistakes

Aug 3rd 2013, 5:30 PM 23,658 Views 18 Comments

From interns who embarrassed their boss to interns who just embarrassed themselves, there have been many entry-level workers who were quickly shown the door.

# internship - Saturday 29 June, 2013

Column: Unable to find work in Ireland, I had no choice but to leave
# Read Me
# Read Me

Column: Unable to find work in Ireland, I had no choice but to leave

Jun 29th 2013, 7:00 PM 1,403 Views 99 Comments

I was offered a job abroad and even though I had no family or friends there, I had to take it, writes Seanán Ó Coistín.

# internship - Monday 17 June, 2013

# internship - Wednesday 1 May, 2013

JobBridge: 3 out of 5 interns secure paid employment
# JobBridge
# JobBridge

JobBridge: 3 out of 5 interns secure paid employment

May 1st 2013, 1:17 PM 10,040 Views 61 Comments

However, the report said that there is a need for enhanced support mechanisms to reduce the number of people not completing internships.

# internship - 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.

# internship - Saturday 30 June, 2012

17-year-old takes up Facebook job offer
# Facebook
# Facebook

17-year-old takes up Facebook job offer

Jun 30th 2012, 5:00 PM 19,131 Views 17 Comments

The teenager wowed executives at Facebook with her knowledge of mobile app development.

# internship - Thursday 12 April, 2012

Plans to extend JobBridge to people with disabilities confirmed
# JobBridge
# JobBridge

Plans to extend JobBridge to people with disabilities confirmed

Apr 12th 2012, 7:20 AM 2,418 Views 11 Comments

The Minister for Social Protection has said plans to extend the National Internship Scheme to people claiming Disability Allowance should be revealed in the coming weeks.

# internship - Friday 9 March, 2012

Employment scheme aims to 'keep people close to labour market', says minister
# JobBridge
# JobBridge

Employment scheme aims to 'keep people close to labour market', says minister

Mar 9th 2012, 7:25 PM 2,391 Views 34 Comments

Joan Burton says unemployed professionals will be expected to take up reasonable job offers.

# internship - Monday 27 February, 2012

JobBridge has provided 5,000 internships since its launch - Taoiseach
# Back To Work
# Back To Work

JobBridge has provided 5,000 internships since its launch - Taoiseach

Feb 27th 2012, 8:15 AM 2,332 Views 58 Comments

The government’s National Internship Scheme, launched last June, aims to give workplace experience to people on the live register.

# internship - Thursday 12 January, 2012

TDs: 'JobBridge interns could help us do our jobs'
# JobBridge
# JobBridge

TDs: 'JobBridge interns could help us do our jobs'

Jan 12th 2012, 7:35 PM 5,247 Views 49 Comments

Both TDs and Oireachtas committees say they need extra personnel – and have asked that JobBridge interns be considered.

# internship - Thursday 5 January, 2012

Careers clinic: How I got an internship with a social media campaign
# Careers
# Careers

Careers clinic: How I got an internship with a social media campaign

Jan 5th 2012, 7:40 AM 3,778 Views 5 Comments

Irish student Stephen Cleary has just earned a place at Adidas’s marketing HQ in Amsterdam thanks to his social media campaign.

# internship - Friday 16 September, 2011

Tesco stands behind JobBridge advert
# Job Bridge
# Job Bridge

Tesco stands behind JobBridge advert

Sep 16th 2011, 9:07 PM 6,476 Views 53 Comments

The supermarket giant came under fire after placing an ad for internships at a number of it stores.

# internship - Wednesday 31 August, 2011

Aer Lingus defends internship position for ‘Air Safety Assistant’
# Aer Lingus
# Aer Lingus

Aer Lingus defends internship position for ‘Air Safety Assistant’

Aug 31st 2011, 7:31 PM 2,563 Views 26 Comments

The airline said the role advertised under the government’s JobBridge scheme would not involve overseeing safety practices.

# internship - Saturday 13 August, 2011

US rapper incites Twitter followers to jam police phone lines
# The Game
From The Daily Edge
# The Game

US rapper incites Twitter followers to jam police phone lines

Aug 13th 2011, 10:14 AM 344 Views 8 Comments

The Game tweeted the LA sheriff’s department’s phone number, and police were then flooded with calls. A criminal investigation has now been launched.

# internship - Wednesday 29 June, 2011

Poll: Is it right to offer unpaid internships?
# Internship
# Internship

Poll: Is it right to offer unpaid internships?

Jun 29th 2011, 9:46 AM 4,791 Views 92 Comments

As the government launches a new internship programme, we’re asking what you think of unpaid placements.

National internship scheme offers thousands of placements for unemployed
# Internship
# Internship

National internship scheme offers thousands of placements for unemployed

Jun 29th 2011, 9:37 AM 1,197 Views 13 Comments

Participants get a small weekly payment and can retain their social welfare entitlements.

# internship - Tuesday 8 March, 2011

Team Sheen seeks winning intern
# Winning
From The Daily Edge
# Winning

Team Sheen seeks winning intern

Mar 8th 2011, 7:35 AM 1,141 Views 0 Comments

Actor Charlie Sheen is advertising for an eight-week internship on his social media team. Interested applicants must have tigerblood.