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The Model School Complaints Procedure and Guidance Material

Posted on: November 28, 2019

The Model School Complaints Procedure will support school staff and governors with effective implementation of the procedure.

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Early Years Specialist needed at Altram

Posted on: November 15, 2019

Employment opportunity for an Early Years Specialist at Altram.

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“Oifigeach Comhairleach Sealadach” Temporary Advisory Officer Required

Posted on: November 7, 2019

The recruitment exercise is conducted through the medium of the Irish Language. Hence, the following paperwork is only in Irish:

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Chief Executive Officer Required by Comhairle na Gaelscolaíochta

Posted on: November 6, 2019

Comhairle na Gaelscolaíochta is offering a permanent appointment opportunity as a Chief Executive Officer. More details can be found in the link and advertisement below.

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Clerical Officer needed at Coláiste Feirste

Posted on: November 5, 2019

Coláiste Feirste are seeking a Clerical Officer.

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“Speisialtóir Luathbhlianta” required by Altram

Posted on: October 25, 2019

“Early Year’s Specialist”: The details for the post can be seen below:

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Vacancies in Coláiste Feirste

Posted on: August 15, 2019

Administrative roles (x4) in Colaiste Feirste. More information:

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Teachers needed at Gaelscoil an Bhradáin Feasa

Posted on: July 24, 2019

Gaelscoil an Bhradáin Feasa, Drogheda require qualified teachers. Contact Siobhán 00353868032226

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Gaelscoil na mBeann are seeking a Principal

Posted on: July 4, 2019

Gaelscoil na mBeann are seeking a Principal. The details can be found below.

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FSCN seeking a Project Manager

Posted on: June 26, 2019

FSCN seeking a Project Manager. The details can be found in the following advertisement.

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Gaelscoil na Daróige seeking a Teacher

Posted on: June 25, 2019

Gaelscoil na Daróige are seeking a teacher. The details can be found in the following advertisement.

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Bunscoil Bheanna Boirche Seeking a Teacher

Posted on: June 18, 2019

Bunscoil Bheanna Boirche are seeking a teacher. The details can be found in the following advertisement.

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Bunscoil an Iúir seeking a Principal (Teaching)

Posted on: June 6, 2019

Bunscoil an Iúir are seeking a teacher. The details can be found in the following advertisement.  

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St. Joseph’s Grammar School seeking a Teacher and Support Assistant

Posted on: May 22, 2019

St. Joseph’s Grammar School are seeking a teacher. The details can be found in the following advertisement.

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Bunscoil an Iúir seeking a Teacher

Posted on: May 17, 2019

Bunscoil an Iúir are seeking a teacher. The details can be found in the following advertisement. Advertisement link:Sonraíocht Phearsanra (002)

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Ionad Uíbh Eachach seeking an Executive Director

Posted on: May 16, 2019

The details are attached in the advertisement. Advertisement: IUE Stiúrthóir Feidhmiúcháin Bea 19

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Coláiste Feirste seeking a teacher

Posted on: May 14, 2019

Coláiste Feirste is seeking a teacher. The details can be found in the following advertisement. Advertisement link:  Fógra – CF 0519

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Coláiste Feirste seeking teachers

Posted on: April 29, 2019

The teachers required are mentioned in the attached advertisement. Advertisement: Fógra – ColáisteFeirste0519

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GS an tSeanchaí require teachers for September

Posted on: April 18, 2019

2 Permanent posts and 1 post for a year required. The application forms and details are available from the School Secretary : or 028 79300532

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Advisory Officer Required – Oifigeach Comhairleach

Posted on: April 3, 2019

An Advisory Officer – Oifigeach Comhairleach required. However, the recruitment documentation is in Irish as  the candidates must be fluent in both Irish and English. They can be found...

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Two Clerical Administration Officers required

Posted on: March 13, 2019

The paperwork is all in Irish as  the candidates must be fluent in both Irish and English. They can be found in the “Gaeilge” portion of the web page.

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Naíscoil Supervisor Required

Posted on: March 11, 2019

  Naíscoil an Lonnáin are seeking a nursery supervisor. Further details are available from Ciara Mhic Giolla Bhríde.

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March Monthly News Sheet

Posted on: March 7, 2019

Please find below the link to our monthly  Irish language News Sheet Feasachán Mhí an MhártaPDF

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Gaelcholáiste Dhoire seeking teachers for September

Posted on: February 22, 2019

As Gaelcholáiste Dhoire continues to expand it is on the hunt for dynamic teachers to join the team of the fastest growing school in the sector. Its current staff come from a...

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Nursery Supervisor required in Naíscoil an Lonnáin

Posted on: February 13, 2019

Applications welcomed. Necessary criteria: Ard-chaighdéan Gaeilge – Táithí bliana i naíscoil (ar a laghad) – Léibhéal 5 i gCúram Leanaí nó a macasamhail (nó L3, ach an iarrthóir a...

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Workshop for naíscoil management committees on 23/02/19

Posted on: February 12, 2019

The workshop will be held at the O’Neill Arms Hotel, Toomebridge from 9.30 to 1.00. Register at telephone 90321475.

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Two posts available: Oifigeach Comhairleach & Oifigeach Cléireachais Riaracháin

Posted on: February 7, 2019

Comhairle na Gaelscolaíochta is recruiting for the above two posts. Contact Pól Ó Mórdha for further details. The closing date is 22/02/19.

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Monthly News sheet for January

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Our Irish Language Newssheet. Feasachán Mhí Eanáir

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Press release – Research Report on Educational Outcomes of Irish-medium Pre-school Education

Posted on: January 28, 2019

Despite the delay in publication, Comhairle na Gaelscolaíochta (CnaG), the sectoral body for the development of Irish-medium education, welcomes the publication yesterday, on the Department of Education’s website, of...

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Enrolment for Irish-medium nursery (information)

Posted on: January 22, 2019

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More Pupils Enjoy Learning Through Irish

Posted on: November 29, 2018

An increasing number of learners are educated through the medium of Irish, with 6,184 pupils benefiting from an immersion-specific learning environment where they develop well their cognitive and bi-literacy...

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Two Senior Post Vacancies – (Folúntais – Beirt Oifigeach Sinsearach – )

Posted on: November 26, 2018

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CnaG Corporate Plan

Posted on: November 6, 2018

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Naíscoil na Tamhnaí Móire

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Cúntóir/Assistant Required advertisment

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Beirt Oifigeach Sinsearach ar lorg ag Comhairle na Gaelscolaíochta

Posted on: June 28, 2018

Tá dhá phost nua le líonadh mar a leanas: Oifigeach Sinsearach Seirbhísí Tacaíochtaagus Oifigeach Sinsearach Polasaí agus Abhcóideachta. Tá leabhráin eolais, foirmeacha iarratais agus níos mó eolais san achar...

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Príomhoide de dhíth ar Bhunscoil an Iúir

Posted on: June 27, 2018

Bunscoil an Iúir Enrolment 94 Group 1 PRINCIPAL (Teaching) (With two days Principal Release)

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Nuachtlitir Chomhairle na Gaelscolaíochta

Posted on: June 28, 2017

Newletter Chomhairle na Gaelscolaíochta Cnag Newsprint Summer 2017

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Comhairle na Gaelscolaíochta Annual Report 2017

Posted on: June 23, 2017

CnaG 2017 Annual Report

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Comhairle na Gaelscolaíochta Business Plan 2017/18

Posted on: June 19, 2017

FINAL CnaG Business Plan 2017-18

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Training and Apprenticeships for Pre-schools

Posted on: May 11, 2017

Chidcare Partnership training All the training suppliers

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Contact List for Training for Pre-schools Qualifications

Posted on: April 24, 2017

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An increase of more than 300 in Irish-medium education since last year. Department of Education.

Posted on: February 22, 2017

DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION 22 February 2017 School enrolment bulletin 2016/17 published today

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Seven Irish-medium schools honoured for achieving excellence

Posted on: December 6, 2016

Seven Irish-medium schools, including three Gaelscoileanna (primary schools), three Naíscoileanna (nursery schools) and one post-primary school were honoured for achieving excellence in educational provision at a ceremony in Stormont on...

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Irish Medium Education thrives in the city of Derry

Posted on: November 29, 2016

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Advice on funding for Early Years courses

Posted on: September 21, 2016

Financial iad for early years training courses

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Comhairle na Gaelscolaíochta Annual Report 2015 -16

Posted on: August 15, 2016


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News from Comhairle na Gaelscolaíochta

Posted on: June 30, 2016

Newsletter for the Irish-medium community Nuachtlitir Meitheamh 2016

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Scannán, Spiorad na Samhna, ‘Origins of Halloween’ Film Available Free Online

Posted on: October 22, 2015

A bi-lingual film about the origins of Halloween has recently won Best Short Documentary Award at the Underground Film Festival in Cork, Ireland. It can be embedded on any...

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Gaelscoil Eoghain in Cookstown

Posted on: September 18, 2015

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Gaelscoil Léim an Mhadaidh

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The advantages of a bilingual education.

Posted on: August 26, 2015

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Posted on: June 25, 2015

DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION 25 June 2015 John O’Dowd gives the green light for £1.3million new build at Gaelscoil Ghleann Darach, Crumlin Education Minister John O’Dowd has given the green...

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New resource file to support children with special educational needs available in Irish

Posted on: February 3, 2015

DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION 3 February 2015   Click here:  Irish medium resource

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High Praise for Irish-medium Sector in Chief Inspector’s Report

Posted on: November 10, 2014

“The Irish-medium primary sector continues to grow in size and quality; 40% of all Irish medium primary settings were inspected during the reporting period and almost all were evaluated...

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Minister outlines his response to report on advancing post-primary Irish-medium education

Posted on: November 4, 2014

Education Minister, John O’Dowd, has outlined his response to an advisory group report on advancing post- primary Irish-medium education. The Board of CnaG will be discussing the implications of the...

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St. Malachy’s High School

Posted on: September 9, 2014

Pupils from the Irish-medium stream at St. Malachy’s High School in Castlewellan, starting the new school year. Also in the picture are Comhairle na Gaelscolaíochta officers Conor Stiobhard and...

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A Parent’s Guide to Helping Your Child Do Well in South Belfast

Posted on: July 18, 2014

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The surprising people speaking up for Irish

Posted on: January 8, 2014

Alt ón Irish Examiner 31.12.2013 THE resignation of the Irish-language commissioner, Seán Ó Cuirreáin, is “undoubtedly the worst blow to the Irish language in many years,” say Irish-language group,...

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Bilingualism is good for learning!

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Cambridge University researchers are spreading the message that bilingualism is good for learning, rather than a hindrance as sometimes perceived.

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Scan reveals critical window for language development in the early years

Posted on: October 17, 2013

The brain has a critical window for language development between the ages of two and four, brain scans suggest.

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Why Bilinguals Are Brainier

Posted on: September 13, 2013

Daily Mail article 12th September 2013 Click Here To Read

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Comhgairdeas Le Daltaí Choláiste Feirste!

Posted on: August 23, 2013

Coláiste Feirste has once again achieved well above the average benchmark of 5 GCSEs A*- C in the north. Following last year’s phenomenal results which placed Coláiste Feirste as...

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“Enjoyment and enthusiasm for learning” in North Belfast Bunscoil

Posted on: August 21, 2013

Bunscoil Mhic Reachtain, an Irish-medium Primary located in North Belfast, has cause for celebration with the publication of an inspection report in July which attests to the great strides...

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Brand new start for Gaelic school in Edinburgh and positive changes proposed to Scottish education system for an early introduction to languages.

Posted on: August 9, 2013

THE corridors are empty, the classrooms bare and the tables in the canteen are folded.

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All-Irish schools 14% more likely to be in college one year later.

Posted on: May 7, 2013

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Two languages are better than one

Posted on: January 15, 2013

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Posted on: January 7, 2013

Gaelscoil na Speiríní, nestled in the heart of the Sperrin mountains, in the Parish of Ballinascreen, has received a very positive inspection report from the Education and Training Inspectorate....

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New study of how Gaelic affects brain functions

Posted on: December 21, 2012

New study of how Gaelic affects brain functions The study will involve MRI scans of test subjects’ brains Continue reading the main story Related Stories • TV campaign for...

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