Careers rarely develop the way we plan them. Our career path often takes many twists and turns, with particular events, choices and people influencing our direction.

We asked Paul Meany from Department of Education and Skills to give some advice for people considering this job:

Paul Meany

School Principal

Department of Education and Skills

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Paul Meany

Need to have a belief about the value of the sort of education provided by the school to which you are applying.

Need to be able to cope with ambivalence - being leader in the school is not a black and white thing.

Need to believe in people, whether it is staff or students.

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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 clever technology. They will often follow the latest developments in their chosen field, and prefer mentally stimulating environments.
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Course Vacancies for September

There are still some places left on our full time PLC courses starting September 2017. Apply Online here for any of the following: 

  • Office Administration (with Legal and Medical Studies) Level 5
  • Advanced Certificate in Administration Level 6
  • Business Studies (with Law):  Pre University Course Level 5
  • Marketing and Event Management Level 5
  • Police and Security Studies Level 5
  • Advanced Certificate in security Operations and Management Level 6
  • Furniture Design and Making Level 5 and Level 6
  • Community and Social Care (Mornings) Level 5
  • Advanced Certificate in Health Services Supervisory Management Skills Level 6
  • Sound Production Level 5
  • Journalism for the Digital Age: Pre-University Course Level 5
  • Digital Radio Production Level 5

 

 


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