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Open Training College: Learn from the Experts

by Back To Work Connect October 11, 2021 No comments Blog

Last chance to sign up for BA in Contemporary Disability Studies – 3 Year Level 7 degree Are you working to support people with intellectual disability, either directly or indirectly? If so, why not develop your knowledge and skills in this area? OTC is currently receiving online applications for the BA in Contemporary Disability Studies […]

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The Challenge of Returning to Work: A Personal Perspective

by Back To Work Connect October 05, 2021 No comments Blog

What do you want to be when you grow up? When you were a child, you were probably asked “What do you want to be when you grow up?” and you no doubt answered with your chosen career: a nurse perhaps, or an astronaut, or maybe even a famous singer. As a child, you probably […]

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Back To Work Mindset Program

by Back To Work Connect October 04, 2021 No comments Blog

Back To Work Connect were delighted to partner with Monica Haughey recently to bring you our Back To Work Mindset Program This new and innovative three month programme offers women who have been at home caring for others the opportunity to look at how they might re engage in the workforce. Through the programme we […]

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Introducing the Returner Open Badge

by Back To Work Connect September 23, 2021 No comments Blog

According to PwC’s annual Women in Work report, progress for women in the workplace could be back at 2017 levels by the end of 2021 as a result of the pandemic. To undo this damage caused by COVID-19 – progress towards gender equality in the workplace must be accelerated. And we need companies across Ireland […]

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Upskill or Reskill For Your Return to Work

by Back To Work Connect August 26, 2021 No comments Blog

Upskilling or refreshing your knowledge in your chosen profession can be a vital component of your return to work game plan. It not only helps strengthen your job application and demonstrates to potential employers that you are committed to self-development, but it can also increase your confidence during the interview process – and of course, […]

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A Career in Beauty = Endless Possibilities

by Back To Work Connect July 30, 2021 No comments Blog

Do you find yourself glued to beauty tutorials or drooling over the latest beauty trends?   Are you interested in a career where you can help people look and feel their best? Looking for a flexible role in a growing industry with limitless opportunities?If you’re nodding along right now, you might be destined for a career […]

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The Ultimate Guide To Starting Your Own Business

by Back To Work Connect July 13, 2021 No comments Blog

Diane Richmond of Unique Insights takes us through some of the steps involved in being a female entrepreneur in Ireland. Taking the decision to work for yourself is not an easy one to make but is often the most rewarding one you will make in your career. I have been working with entrepreneurs and the […]

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Dept of Further & Higher Education announced over €30 million in FREE and subsidised higher education places.

by Back To Work Connect July 08, 2021 No comments Blog

Dublin Business School is delighted to announce that they have been awarded funding for a range of part-time modules under the Modular Skills Provision measure which formed part of the Government’s July stimulus package in 2020. The Modular Skills Provision funded programmes have been selected to address specific economic and social needs arising from COVID-19. […]

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Irish Times Training

by Back To Work Connect June 21, 2021 No comments Blog

Training That is Always Trusted, Current & Expert For over 40 years Irish Times Training have helped people both in their professional development and to get the skills they need in order to return to work. We know that striving for excellence is key to progressing your career. All our courses are carefully designed and delivered […]

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