Schools Out!

With schools currently closed daily life is now very different. Teachers in Wexford are doing a great job in terms of getting work ideas out to families and one of the key messages is mindfulness for all. If you are looking for suggestions and you have access to the internet there are lots of alternative […]

Update on Education & Training Courses

In accordance with national guidelines regarding Covid – 19 Wexford Local Development is temporarily suspending all training and education courses with immediate effect.until March 29th. This situation will be continuously reviewed and updates issued as appropriate. In the meantime we hope you all stay safe and follow the guidelines and advice on https://www.hse.ie/eng/  . If […]

Meitheal – new arrangements

Please note that all Meitheal interviews will take place by phone this year. Students who are interested in becoming Meitheal Leaders this year can apply using this form: Meitheal Leaders App form 20 (Note this form is in Microsoft Word format, if you have any difficulty accessing it please ring 086 8538791). Please scan the […]

Computer Skills in Gorey

If you would like to take the first step towards improving your computer skills there are two courses in Gorey starting in April. For beginners there’s Basic IT and if you are thinking about getting a recognised IT qualification we also have Pre-ECDL. Both courses are just 3 hours per week for 6 weeks, to […]

Training Available for Teachers and School Staff

Wexford Local Development works with schools and communities to promote inclusion in education and counter educational disadvantage through early intervention, preventative initiatives and lifelong learning. WLD worked with Archways to deliver evidence based training at no cost to schools and communities. The training delivered included Teacher Classroom Managements, Mentoring for Achievement and the Incredible Years […]

Work Experience QQI L5 Module available in Wexford

This QQI L5 accredited module is ideal for people interested in working in the healthcare sector. It’s one of the mandatory modules required for a Major Award and it will run one day per week for 7 weeks in Wexford starting in November. For more information please contact Orlaith at orowe@wld.ie  or call 053 91 […]

Job Skills Workshops in Gorey

The Job Skills workshops are designed to help you identify your skills, strengths, qualities and weaknesses in order to help improve your CV and confidence when applying for work. The Job Skills workshops are easy to access and are coming soon to Gorey. To find out more please contact Julie on 0876521705 or at  jfox@wld.ie

Introduction to Healthcare

WLD will be running an Introduction to the Role of Healthcare Assistant in September. This 4 part course covers all you need to know about what it takes to be a Healthcare Assistant including the qualifications that are required, skills you will need and the nature of the work involved. It’s available in Wexford, Enniscorthy, […]