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Investigative

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.

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Every year thousands of students across Ireland undertake short work placements to get a sample of what working life is like. Equally, thousands of employers support these students in this important first step into the world of work by allowing them to experience the normal day-to-day activities of their business.

These valuable experiences have been shown to be very influential in the choices students make at the beginning of their career path. This WorkXperience programme links together employers, teachers, parents and students to encourage successful and rewarding work placements for all involved.

National Career Skills Competition 2020

Enter the National Career Skills Competition to be in with a chance to win a MacBookAir and €1,000 for your school. Investigate a career of your choice and tell us about the skills you developed on your placement.

Make your Work Experience work for you!