Dept of Social Protection: Jobsweek 2015

As part of the Department of Social Protection (DSP), Jobs Week 2015 Initiative a very successful jobseeker information event was held on October 1st  in the Bru Boru Centre, Cashel.  The event, which was organised by local DSP staff members, was targeted at jobseekers under 25 years old and persons who are long term unemployed in the Cashel area.

In excess of 250 unemployed jobseekers attended.  Information Presentations on supports, to assist in the transition from unemployment to education, training or employment were made by representatives of The Department of Social Protection, South Tipperary Development Company Ltd., Tipperary Local Enterprise Office and Tipperary Education and Training Board.

DSP Jobsweek Oct 1 Bru Boru

Other local service providers, offering programmes in support of unemployed jobseekers in the areas of education, training and employment were available at information stands following the presentations to answer individual queries on supports available.

A CV clinic was available by appointment where jobseekers had an opportunity to have their CV’s reviewed by representatives from Boston Scientific, Clonmel; Suir Pharma, Clonmel and Queally Group of which GlenPatrick Ltd., Clonmel is a group company.