EMPLOYABILITY SECTION
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WELCOME TO THE EMPLOYABILITY PAGE

 

USEFUL "CAREERS & ADVICE" LINKS

 

www.careersserviceni.com – careers advice and guidance

www.ucas.com – university and colleges applications

www.aimhigher.ac.uk

www.qub.ac.uk

www.ulster.ac.uk

www.cafre.ac.uk

www.belfastmet.ac.uk

www.src.ac.uk – southern regional college

http://jed.c2kni.net – job explorer data base

 

 

Young people get a ‘QuickStart’ into business

Students from Tandragee Junior High School are celebrating the completion of the ‘QuickStart Programme’ this week with local charity Young Enterprise NI.

The QuickStart Programme, supported by Ulster Bank, sees Year 8 students develop a marketable product and business plan under the guidance of Young Enterprise volunteer Paula Hall from Moy Park Ltd.  They have followed a detailed 10-week programme learning about entrepreneurship.  The Quick Start programme is overseen by Mrs Gail Crossey.

This is a fantastic opportunity for our pupils to develop those skills which are so valuable in-school but also in the world of work. The QuickStart programme offered and highly executed by Young Enterprise NI and has been welcomed into our school this year.

Young Enterprise NI is a charity and is principally funded by the Department of Education. For more information, including volunteering and fundraising opportunities please visit www.yeni.co.uk.  For further details on Ulster Bank’s community initiatives, go to www.ulsterbank.com.

CAFRE Careers Talk

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On Wednesday 16th January Dean McCoy from CAFRE was in school talking to Year 10 about the courses available at the three CAFRE campuses. 

Pupils were able to learn about the qualifications on offer at CAFRE, entry requirements and what life is like for students at CAFRE.

YE Year 9 - Project Business

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On Thursday YE were in school to deliver a session with Year 9 - Project Business. Pupils were able to experience setting up and running their own mini business. It was a great morning and thoroughly enjoyed by pupils and staff.

Yr10 Careers Talk on the Construction Industry (2019)

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This morning Sarah Fearan from Farrans was in school delivering a careers talk to Year 10 pupils on the constructiion industry. She also discussed exam requirements for careers in this sector.

Young Enterprise Easter Sale 2019

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Young people get a ‘QuickStart’ into business

Students from Tandragee Junior High School are celebrating the completion of the ‘QuickStart Programme’ this week with local charity Young Enterprise NI.

The QuickStart Programme, supported by Ulster Bank, sees Year 8 students develop a marketable product and business plan under the guidance of Young Enterprise volunteer Paula Hall from Moy Park Ltd. They have followed a detailed 10-week programme learning about entrepreneurship. The Quick Start programme is overseen by Mrs Gail Crossey.

This is a fantastic opportunity for our pupils to develop those skills which are so valuable in-school but also in the world of work. The QuickStart programme offered and highly executed by Young Enterprise NI and has been welcomed into our school this year.

Young Enterprise NI is a charity and is principally funded by the Department of Education. For more information, including volunteering and fundraising opportunities please visit www.yeni.co.uk. For further details on Ulster Bank’s community initiatives, go to www.ulsterbank.com.

Royal Navy Motivational & Team-building 2019

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On Thursday 16th May the Royal Navy were in school to work with Year 10 pupils on a number of motivational and team-building activities. An enjoyable morning was had by all.

Young people get a ‘QuickStart’ into business

Students from Tandragee Junior High School are celebrating the completion of the ‘QuickStart Programme’ this week by presenting their company ideas to a group of business people - "Dragon's" from the local business community!

 

There were 3 cerificates awarded, for: "Best Product", "Best Presentation" and finally "Best Teamwork".

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"Dragon's Den" style presentations - Young Enterprise (2019)