Business Skills for Enterprise

WLD offers Business Skills Training Workshops for people who are about to or have recently started their own business. These workshops are designed for those who are in the process of availing of the Back To Work Enterprise Allowance & Short Term Enterprise Allowance schemes.  For further information please click on the link: Business-Skills-Autumn-2014

Moving from Welfare to Self Employment – Autumn Training Dates

Wexford Local Development has organised a number of 2 day business workshops for people inquiring about self employment. Anybody who is in receipt of a social welfare payment is welcome to attend. They are free. These workshops form the application process for the Department of Social Protection schemes: Back to Work Enterprise Allowance and Short Term Enterprise Allowance. For […]

General Office Skills

Are you interested in working in an office?  Would you like to gain relevant skills & training to work in an office environment? Wexford Local Development are running a Fetac Level 4 course in General Office Skills in our Wexford Office beginning Wednesday 30th April.  If you are interested in attending contact our Wexford Office […]

Training Options in Wexford, New Ross, Gorey & Enniscorthy

Are you interested in training to update skills or gain new ones?  We are offering a range of courses across the county.  For further information drop into any of our offices or click on your local link below. Training Options New Ross Training Options Enniscorthy Training Options Gorey Training Options Wexford  

Moving From Welfare to Self Employment

Wexford Local Development has organised a number of 2 day business workshops for people inquiring about self employment. Anybody who is in receipt of a social welfare payment is welcome to attend. They are free. These workshops form the application process for the Department of Social Protection schemes: Back to Work Enterprise Allowance and Short Term Enterprise Allowance. For […]

Cover Story on Changing Ireland

Breaking news! Wexford features prominently in the latest edition of ‘Changing Ireland’ magazine, the national magazine of the Local and Community Development Programme. Congratulations to Stephen Doyle of the Wexford Youth Action Group on the publication of his first piece of journalism – Stephen’s article on the Tus/LCDP Youth Employment Programme in Enniscorthy is well […]

WLD Services in Enniscorthy this Autumn

Wexford Local Development will deliver a wide range of services in the Enniscorthy area this autumn with opportunities for communities, groups, jobseekers and those seeking training or employment. Download full listing of WLD services for October – December Have a look at our full listing and please do not hesitate to call into our office […]

Youth Network

Wexford Local Development has set up a series of workshops that will bring young people with experience of unemployment together, with a focus on advocating for better services and increased work opportunities for 18 – 25 year olds. The workshops will start on Tuesday, September 24th 2013 and continue until early 2014, with sessions taking […]

WLD in New Ross

WLD has put together a listing of services we offer in the New Ross area, over the next few months. Click here to download a full listing of WLD Services in New Ross We work with local communities in the New Ross area to bring a range of services to both individuals and the voluntary sector, […]

WLD in Bunclody

WLD provides a range of services and activities to individuals and communities in the Bunclody area. Our actions include employment guidance, training, enterprise supports, local community activities and educational initiatives. Download Bunclody WLD Services July – September 2013 Please feel free to contact our staff for any further information on what WLD is doing in […]

WLD Services in Enniscorthy

If you are from Enniscorthy then you may be interested in some of the events and services that Wexford Local Development is providing around the town over the next three months. Download Enniscorthy WLD Services July – September 2013 We’ve compiled a full listing of what we have to offer in the areas of Enterprise, […]

‘A Missing Generation? Youth Unemployment in Co. Wexford – the Stories behind the Statistics’

Research Report, June 2013 Census 2011 figures have revealed that Co. Wexford has the third highest rate of unemployment amongst 15 – 24 year olds in the country. With an unemployment rate of 47%, almost one in every two young people in the labour force is currently without work. In November 2012, Wexford Local Development […]