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Winners announced for National Career Skills 2018!

Did you make the list? Who gets to take home the fantastic prizes?

After another amazing competition and much debate and deliberation, we are delighted to announce the Winners of the 2018 National Career Skills Competition!

Thousands of entries came in from schools in every county in Ireland, so a huge congratulations to the lucky students who have won amazing prizes.

PLACE

NAME

SCHOOL

CO-ORDINATOR

PRIZE

TRANSITION YEAR CATEGORY

1st Prize

Orla Hannon

Presentation Community College, Terenure

Ms Murphy

Mac Book Air + Trophy

Plus €1,000 for School Programme

2nd Prize - Joint

Ronan Moore 

Coláiste Lorcáin Community College, Kildare 

Shane Hutton 

Dr Dre Beats + Trophy

2nd Prize - Joint

Éabha Fitzpatrick

Coláiste Muire Ennis, Clare 

Niamh O'Regan

Dr Dre Beats + Trophy

3rd Prize

Ciara McGrath

Borrisokane Community College, Tipperary

Annette Tierney 

Creative Bluetooth Speaker + Engraved Shield

Highly Commended

Eva Cullinan

Scoil Mhuire Ennistymon, Clare 

Marjorie Ahern

Certificate

Highly Commended

Aoife Daffy

Coláiste Muire Ennis, Clare 

Niamh O'Regan

Certificate

Highly Commended

Favour Ajogbe

Royal School Cavan, Cavan

Yvonne Sheridan

Certificate

Highly Commended

Laura Mooney

Castleblayney College, Monaghan

Orla Maguire

Certificate

Highly Commended

Julie Walshe

Our Lady's College Greenhills, Drogheda 

Noeleen Bogue 

Certificate

Highly Commended

Lynn Victory

Our Lady's College Greenhills, Drogheda

Noeleen Bogue 

Certificate

Commended

Aoibhann De Burca Quinlivan

Scoil Mhuire Ennistymon, Clare 

Marjorie Ahern

Certificate

Commended

Therese Redmond 

Our Lady of Lourdes Secondary School, Wexford 

Jackie Byrne

Certificate

Commended

Aobhín McGrath

Our Lady of Lourdes Secondary School, Wexford 

Jackie Byrne

Certificate

Commended

Niamh Coffey

St Brigid's Presentation Secondary School, Kerry

Ber O'Connor

Certificate

Commended

Leah O'Shaughnessy

St Vincent's Secondary School, Dundalk

Ultan Henry

Certificate

Commended

Shona Duffy

Coláiste Muire Ennis, Clare 

Niamh O'Regan

Certificate

Commended

Rachel Woods

Our Lady's College Greenhills, Drogheda

Noeleen Bogue

Certificate

Commended

Aoife Guilfoyle

Coláiste Muire Ennis, Clare 

Niamh O'Regan

Certificate

Commended

Sadbh Boylan

St Vincent's Secondary School, Dundalk

Lorraine Moran Certificate
Commended

Michelle Power

Coláiste Muire Ennis, Clare  Niamh O'Regan Certificate
Commended Sinead Crowley Mount Sackville Secondary School, Chapelizod Clodagh Havel Certificate
Commended Lorna Kearns  St Mary's College Naas, Kildare Emer O'Keeffe Certificate
Commended Regina Yeung Coláiste Muire Ennis, Clare  Niamh O'Regan Certificate
Commended Maryam Rahman Coláiste Muire Ennis, Clare  Niamh O'Regan Certificate
Commended Amy Browne Coláiste Muire Ennis, Clare  Niamh O'Regan Certificate
Commended Eimear Marie Murphy St Dominics College Cabra, Dublin D Moran Certificate
Commended Finia O'Brien Coláiste Muire Ennis, Clare  Niamh O'Regan Certificate
         
LCE / LCA / LCVP CATEGORY  
1st Prize Lorcan Tuohy-Donnelly Borrisokane Community College, Tipperary  Annette Tierney 

Mac Book Air + Trophy Plus €1,000 for School Programme

2nd Prize Niamh Daly Sacred Heart Secondary School, Drogheda  Elizabeth Byrne Dr Dre Beats + Trophy
3rd Prize Laura Gray  Sacred Heart Secondary School, Drogheda  Elizabeth Byrne  Creative Bluetooth Speaker + Engraved Shield
Highly Commended Sophie O'Connor Sacred Heart Secondary School, Drogheda  Elizabeth Byrne Certificate
Highly Commended David Lalor Presentation College Carlow, Carlow  Marie Cumiskey Certificate
Highly Commended Sinéad Lanigan Our Lady of Lourdes Secondary School, Wexford Jackie Byrne Certificate
 
IRISH CATEGORY  
Cathal Ó Duibhir Baoill Coláiste Eoin, Bóthar Stigh Lorgan Breandán Mac Róibín

Mac Book Air + Trophy

Plus €1,000 for School Programme

Kate Páircéir Coláiste Íosagáin, Bóthar Stigh Lorgan Aoife Nic Uaid Dr Dre Beats + Trophy
Megan Ní Chróinín  Gaelcholáiste Luimnigh, Luimneach Áine Máire Ní Uaithne  Creative Bluetooth Speaker + Engraved Shield
Ardmholta Dearbhla Ní Bhriain  Coláiste Íosagáin, Bóthar Stigh Lorgan Aoife Nic Uaid Certificate
Ardmholta Enya Harrington  Gaelcholáiste Luimnigh, Luimneach Anne Marie Greene Certificate
Ardmholta Sophie Breathnach Gaelcholáiste an Phiarsaigh, Ráth Fearnáin Fionnuala Nic Giolla Bháin  Certificate
Molta Antaine Ó Conbhuí Coláiste de hÍde, Tamhlacht

Pádraig Mac An Bhaird

Certificate
Molta Cathal Mac Aodhbhui Coláiste Pobail Osraí, Cill Chainnigh Fred Tuite Certificate
Molta Conor de Rúit Meánscoil Gharman, Loch Garman  Áine Ní Riagáin Certificate
Molta Oisín Ó Ceara Coláiste Mhuire, Bóthar Ráth Tó  Clár Chapman Certificate
         
ADULT LEARNER CATEGORY
 1st Prize Adam Broderick Ormonde College of Further Education Kilkenny Margie Wall Mac Book Air + Large Engraved Clock
2nd Prize Michele Murphy Pearse College of Further Education, Dublin Ciaran MacNevin High Spec Samsung Tablet + Engraved Clock
Joint 3rd Prize Aisling Briody Moate Business College, Westmeath  Amanda Greene Samsung Tablet + Engraved Clock
Joint 3rd Prize Shannon Caffrey Ballyfermot Youthreach, Dublin Rory McEvitt Samsung Tablet + Engraved Clock
4th Prize Laszlo Szlatki Limerick College of Further Education, Limerick  Brendan O'Sullivan  Samsung Tablet
Highly Commended Joseph Cashin  Ormonde College of Further Education Kilkenny Laura Seoighe Engraved Clock
Highly Commended Shannon O'Shea Ormonde College of Further Education Kilkenny Margie Wall Engraved Clock
Highly Commended Gabrielle Byrne  Arklow Youthreach, Wicklow Michelle Greene Engraved Clock
Highly Commended Laura Murray  Moate Business College, Westmeath  Amanda Greene Engraved Clock
Commended Rukayat Mohammed  Ormonde College of Further Education Kilkenny Margie Wall Certificate
Commended Nathan O'Connor  Limerick College of Further Education, Limerick  Clare Blackwell  Certificate

Commended

Jamie Murray  Moate Business College, Westmeath  Amanda Greene Certificate
Commended Nichole O'Shea McLoughlin Moate Business College, Westmeath Amanda Greene  Certificate
Commended Shane Healy Limerick College of Further Education, Limerick  Christina Bennett Certificate
Commended Ciara Tracey  Moate Business College, Westmeath Amanda Greene Certificate
Commended Natalie Webb Tallaght Adult Education Service, Dublin  Jackie Doherty  Certificate

Prizes will be presented at the Annual Awards Ceremony which will take place at the Clock Tower, Department of Education and Skills, Marlborough Street in Dublin City Centre on WEDNESDAY 9th May 2018 at 11.00am. Prizewinners are invited to arrive by 10.30am - 10.40am for photographs with the Minister.

A representative of CareerPortal.ie will be in contact with your school  or programme co-ordinator regarding the arrangements for the day. Feel free to call 01-2090797 if you do not hear from us.

The National Career Skills Competition is designed and managed by CareersPortal.ie and sponsored by McDonald's Ireland, who have also provided the fantastic prizes.

The CareersPortal Team

 

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