Senior cycle and pre-senior cycle scholars, and their households, are invited to wait the moment annual Claremorris Career Day 2018, which takes position in the McWilliam Park Hotel, Claremorris, on Saturday, January 20 (11am to 2pm).
Last yr’s inaugural match attracted a bumper attendance of over 500 scholars and fogeys. The listing of this yr’s visitor audio system has simply been introduced:
– 11.30am: Harry McCann, teenage entrepreneur; Topic: The Road much less Travelled.
– 11.50am: Sarah Farragher, fourth yr Occupational Therapy pupil at Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen; Topic: Studying Abroad and Coping with Dyslexia.
– 12.30pm: Fiona McHale, Mayo women soccer megastar and PhD pupil; Topic: A Healthy Mind in a Healthy Body: Good for School Days, Good for Life.
– 12.50pm: keynote cope with, Harry Hughes, EY Entrepreneur of the Year 2017. Topic: Lessons from a Life in Business.
Workshops (in ante-rooms):
11.15am: Making an impressed profession selection – by way of Paula Ballester Murat, a player on the Erasmus Entrepreneurship Programme with Sli Nua Careers. Paula hails from Castellon in Spain and holds a point in audio-visual conversation. Other workshops shall be introduced nearer to the time.
The goal of the match is to arm scholars and households with key data on the more than a few choices to be had to them upon finishing second-level training. Admission is unfastened of rate.
Among the exhibitors showed are NUI Galway, University of Limerick, GMIT, IT Sligo, LIT, DCU, Athlone IT, An Garda Siochana, the Defence Forces, ESB Networks, Bank of Ireland, AIB Bank, formative years reinforce businesses and plenty of others.
The match is being organised by way of the South Mayo GAA Board and the Mayo GAA Coaching Committee, and is open to GAA and non-GAA contributors alike. It is being subsidized by way of Tuam Credit Union and Claremorris/Ballinrobe Credit Union supported by way of the Social Inclusion and Community Activation Programme (SICAP) and South West Mayo Development Company.
“As a community-based sporting organisation, it makes absolute sense to throw the doors open so that GAA members and non-GAA members can attend,” stated John Farragher, Chairman, South Mayo GAA Board.
The faculties and different our bodies attending are being up to date right here http://mayogaa.com/content_page/10018111/ and on https://slinuacareers.com/category/careerevent/. Other main points also are to be had on the ones pages.
“We invite post-primary students from third, fourth fifth and sixth years, and their parents. Indeed, people can come from outside the county as well. Our advice to students and their families would be to come along and speak with the representatives from the colleges and other entities,” stated Padraic Carolan, former Coaching Officer, Mayo GAA.
Education establishments and personal sector our bodies can show off at the match unfastened of rate, and will accomplish that by way of acquiring a reserving shape from Shane Halligan, a member of the establishing committee, on firstname.lastname@example.org, 094 95 42965, or from any member of the committee.
The Social Inclusion and Community Activation Programme (SICAP) 2015-2017 is funded by way of the Irish Government and co-funded by way of the European Social Fund and features a particular allocation below the Youth Employment Initiative. For additional data, please talk over with the Pobal Website http://www.pobal.ie. The reinforce of the South West Mayo Development Company Ltd could also be stated.
The establishing committee contains John Farragher, Kieran Kilkenny, Liam Horan, Padraic Carolan, TJ Kelly, Michael King, Shane Halligan and Paula Ballester Murat.