Healthcare Training available online

If you would like to gain a healthcare qualification and you are able to access online learning you might be interested in two opportunities that are currently available: Homecare Assistant – this is a full time online course starting on 27th July. It includes Care Skills and Care of the Older Person. You can apply […]

Are you interested in becoming a Carer?

Caring for older people in the community can be a hugely rewarding job for the right type of person.  Wexford Local Development can help you to find out more about becoming a carer so if you have ever thought about this but weren’t sure where to start please click on one of the links here:  […]

Celebrate International Traveller & Roma Day

Wednesday 8th April is International Traveller & Roma Day, a time to show solidarity with Travellers and Roma and celebrate their history and culture. For more information please click on this link: https://www.paveepoint.ie/connecting-cultures-international-traveller-and-roma-day-8th-april/

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 further notice. 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/  . […]

A Discussion on Sleep for Parents

The Child and Family Support Network are organising a free event for parents around the subject of SLEEP!   Parents of children 0-16years! Come join us for a chat about helping your child to get a good night’s sleep. Discussions will take place on sleep issues such as Nightmares, anxiety, bedtime routine, ‘just can’t sleep’ […]

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 […]

Job Opportunity: Employment Guidance Officer – Local Employment Service

Wexford Local Development invites applications for the position of: Employment Guidance Officer Local Employment Service Part-Time Basis – 22 Months Fixed Term Contract Wexford Local Development’s Local Employment Service (LES) provides one-to-one employment guidance and support to individuals who are long-term unemployed. The service is provided from WLD’s offices in Gorey, Enniscorthy, New Ross and […]