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The Social person's interests focus on interacting with the people in their environment. In all cases, the Social person enjoys the personal contact with other people in preference to the impersonal dealings with things, data and ideas found in other groups.

Many will seek out positions where there is direct contact with the public in some advisory role, whether a receptionist or a counsellor. Social people are motivated by an interest in different types of people and like diversity in their work environments. Many are drawn towards careers in the caring professions and social welfare area, whilst others prefer teaching and other 'informing' roles.

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Studying Medicine: Alternative Routes
Studying Medicine: Alternative Routes
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Trinity College's AMBER Centre Announces 350 jobs
Trinity College's AMBER Centre Announces 350 jobs
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7 days until CAO Change of Mind closes
7 days until CAO Change of Mind closes
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New Language Filter for CourseFinder
New Language Filter for CourseFinder
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LinkedIn announces 800 new jobs for Dublin office
LinkedIn announces 800 new jobs for Dublin office
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160 places available on Accounting Technician Apprenticeship Programme
160 places available on Accounting Technician Apprenticeship Programme
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All you need to know about the CAO Change of Mind facility
All you need to know about the CAO Change of Mind facility
Posted by CareersPortal
Employers recruiting for Logistics Associate Apprentices
Employers recruiting for Logistics Associate Apprentices
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Minister Announces €7.5 million funding for apprenticeship programmes
Minister Announces €7.5 million funding for apprenticeship programmes
Posted by Department of Education and Skills
Future Opportunities in Irish BioPharmaChem Industry
Future Opportunities in Irish BioPharmaChem Industry
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Accounting Technician Apprenticeship Open Days
Accounting Technician Apprenticeship Open Days
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New Craft Butcher Apprenticeship
New Craft Butcher Apprenticeship
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College News

Pulse College
Pulse College New Springboard+ in Animation 2019
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TU Dublin - Dublin City
Careers and Options in combating Climate Change at TU Dublin
Posted by TU Dublin - Dublin City
TU Dublin - Dublin City
Research shows students can save up to €378 a month by choosing to live with a host family
Posted by TU Dublin - Dublin City
Dublin City University - DCU
DCU and FutureLearn announce new scholarships to mark World Refugee Day
Posted by Dublin City University - DCU
Institute of Art, Design and Technology Dun Laoghaire
Entrepreneurship Summer Camp
Posted by Institute of Art, Design and Technology Dun Laoghaire

Career Articles

Why I became an engineer: Elaine Clarke of Jacobs
Why I became an engineer: Elaine Clarke of Jacobs
Posted by CareersPortal
Faces of the Sea Patricia Wilson, Fish Health Unit
Faces of the Sea Patricia Wilson, Fish Health Unit
Posted by Marine Institute
Career Profile – Automotive Technician
Career Profile – Automotive Technician
Posted by SIMI
A Career in Law
A Career in Law
Posted by CareersPortal
Examining Medical Device Design
Examining Medical Device Design
Posted by National College of Art and Design - NCAD

Career Events

June
26
2:00 PM
Live Online CAO Chat
TU Dublin - Dublin City
June
26
2:00 PM
Live Online CAO Chat
TU Dublin - Blanchardstown
June
27
12:00 AM
Creative Arts Summer School
Institute of Art, Design and Technology Dun Laoghaire
June
27
12:00 AM
CAO Clinics
Institute of Technology Sligo

Videos

Facility Tour - Pfizer Grange Castle
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Facility Tour - Pfizer Grange Castle

Pfizer Employees - A Day in the Life
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Pfizer Employees - A Day in the Life

Wayne - Business Manager
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Wayne - Business Manager

Shauna - Shift Manager
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Shauna - Shift Manager

Compilation Video - Garda Careers
Posted by An Garda Sí­ochána

Compilation Video - Garda Careers

Ann-Marie McMahon - Diversity in An Garda Siochana
Posted by An Garda Sí­ochána

Ann-Marie McMahon - Diversity in An Garda Siochana

Career Interviews

Ross O'Brien
Ross O'Brien, Graduate Recruitment Team Lead

Emmet Tobin
Emmet Tobin, Validation Engineer

Stephen Crowley
Stephen Crowley, Technical Training Lead

Rachel Bennett
Rachel Bennett, Industrial Pharmacist

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Laura Finnegan
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Laura Finnegan is a Process Development Engineer. She studied a Bsc Hons in Chemistry from UCD and an Msc in Advanced Materials Science and Engineering from Imperial College London. 

Cecilia Fenech
Cecilia Fenech, Environmental Scientist

Cecilia Fenech works as an environmental researcher. Her main responsibility is to conduct research on identifying the sources of nitrate pollution in our rivers.