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The Investigative person will usually find a particular area of science to be of interest. They are inclined toward intellectual and analytical activities and enjoy observation and theory. They may prefer thought to action, and enjoy the challenge of solving problems with sophiscticated technology. These types prefer mentally stimulating environments and often pay close attention to developments in their chosen field.



Looking for a career in ICT? Want to learn as an apprentice?

The Civil Service are looking for the perfect candidates to fill their new apprenticeship positions

Want to work in the public sector? Always dreamed oof working in Information and Communications Technology (ICT)?

Then why not consider an ICT apprenticeship with the Civil Service?  You will have the chance to receive recognised training, practical experience and an opportunity to earn while you learn!

Giving new meaning to the concept of ‘hire education!’ this Apprenticeship programme adopts a learning by doing format of ICT skills development, which has been championed by industry and is now incorporated as an integrated component of statutory provision.   Over a two year period the programme combines college-based learning with on-the-job application, culminating in the attainment of the ICT Associate Professional Apprenticeship Award.

This programme is being run in association with FIT, the national coordinating provider for ICT Tech Apprenticeships, see www.fit.ie for information. The training programme, which is Dublin-based on this occasion, is expected to commence in late April 2019.

To find out more about the roles and entry requirements, view the information booklet here

Closing Date for applications is 3pm on Thursday, 21st February 2019, so hurry and get applying! 

Note: Applications for the Civil Service Apprentice ICT Specialist Programme are via the www.publicjobs.ie website only.

Check out the ICT apprenticeships on our Website by clicking on ICT Software Developer or ICT Network Engineer to find out more. Don't forget to search our Public Appointments Service profile page

The CareersPortal Team 

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