Jobs Expo is Ireland’s leading employment and jobs fair (www.jobsexpo.ie). Jobs Expo is being held in Galway on Saturday 11th February and Westmeath Community Development as part of the SICAP programme is organising a Bus to attend this exciting event.
At Jobs Expo you can:
- meet leading employers from all sectors with real job vacancies;
- visit a Seminar Zone which features dynamic, interesting speakers;
- receive free professional development advice at the Career Clinic.
Westmeath Community Development Ltd provides help to eligible individuals in finding employment, education or training.
Such help includes:
- CV preparation
- Interview preparation and Skills
- Assistance with Job Applications
- Information on training and education support
- Provision of tailored job specific training
All services are free of charge
Book before 3rd February 2016 and we will set you up with a personalised Expo Preparation Pack to allow you to make the best use of your time at the Exhibition.
Advance booking and registration as a client of WCD is required (eligibility criteria may apply). Contact Seamus or Brendan on 090 6494555 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
WCD invites tenders from suitably qualified organisations and individuals to deliver a Business Development Programme in Mullingar from February 2017 to August 2017
The Business Development Programme is a special DSP Community Employment Scheme, aimed at delivering a business development programme to unemployed people with a business idea, and is part of the Social Inclusion and Community Activation Programme for 2017.
The course will be run for one full day per week over 24 weeks with 18 participants, with setting and monitoring of assigned tasks for participants to work on over the remaining 12 hours of their week outside of programme contact time, to develop the participants’ business idea.
It is expected that participants will progress to developing a business supported by the Back to Work Enterprise Allowance administered by the Dept. of Social Protection.
It is required that the successful tender will have extensive experience in delivering enterprise training to the target group.
A third level qualification in a business related area is essential, combined with experience of delivering training to groups.
The course provides QQI certification at Level 5. The administration of required documentation, guidance and monitoring of client portfolio and the grading of same are required from the consultant.
Westmeath Community Development is creating a panel of training, education and employment & enterprise advisors service providers with whom to engage over the next 12 months for the purposes of delivery of a broad range of accredited or unaccredited modules in areas such as business development, food hygiene, first aid, construction and retail. Individuals and organisations are sough that have skills and experience in delivering training and mentoring to diverse groups, youth and the ability to deliver in both rural and urban areas of Westmeath in the following modules:
- Social Enterprise advice and support
- Book Keeping, marketing, taxation supports and advice
Specific industry Employment/technical skills training
- Food Science 5M5267
- Microsoft office training beginner and intermediate levels
- Safe Pass
- QQI Door Security Level 4
- QQI Guarding Skills Level 4
Health Care Skills
- Occupational First Aid QQI 5N1207
- Manual Handling
- Patient Handling