The Offaly Local Development Company is inviting applications for the position of Local Training Initiative Assistant Coordinator (Maternity Leave Cover)
The final QQI briefing for providers interested in applying for ACELS recognition will be held on Thursday 9 January 2014
All Hallows College is recruiting for the following positions:
- Student Recruitment Officer
- Programme Director of Adult Learning and Educational Centre
Further details are available on the following link: http://www.allhallows.ie/careers/
Parents, teachers, students, industry and academics are being asked for their views on how best to make use of computers and technology in the classroom. The Minister for Education and Skills launched the public consultation phase of the development of a new Digital Strategy for Schools yesterday. This will feed into the development of a new strategy on the use of ICT in teaching and learning in primary and post primary schools.
- See more at: http://www.education.ie/en/Press-Events/Press-Releases/2013-Press-Releases/PR13-12-02.html#sthash.Qyt99mdw.dpuf
The National Institute for Digital Learning, a new centre of excellence to pioneer developments in online, distance and blended learning was opened today at DCU by Education Minister Ruairí Quinn. The purpose of the Institute is to exploit the full range of digital technologies to provide students with the best possible learning experience on and off-campus. Initial projects include online short courses on the Irish Revolutionary Period (1912-1922) for the new junior cycle curriculum and the development of an online master’s programme on Irish studies.
The Learning Technical Lead will act as a focal point of contact for all Learning Management System (LMS) related services provided by GBS, together with other technologies to support Novartis learning such as social and collaborative technologies and a Novartis portal for Learners
The first QQI Strategy Statement, which covers the three year period from 2014 until 2016, was published yesterday. It provides direction and guidance for staff and stakeholders on the QQI mission, vision, values and goals and details of the plans to achieve them. QQI has committed to monitoring and reviewing the implementation of the strategy and publish reports on performance. Copies are available on the QQI website.
We are recruiting a tutor to deliver Level 5 Photography modules
We recently came across a copy of Redesigning Education: Meeting the Challenges of the 21st Century published by Microsoft. The booklet makes for very interesting reading for those in the training and education sector.
Suas is recruiting an intern to play a lead role in an exciting project to help to redesign their overseas education programme. See http://www.suas.ie for full details