nijobfinder Activity Bar

advertise a job

Latest News and Views

21

Sep

Discover who you could be, how to get there and find the job you love.

Posted on 21st September 2017  |   Add a comment

Discover who you could be, how to get there and find the job you love.

Discover who you could be, how to get there and find the job you love. Here’s how Skills NI might help. Skills Northern Ireland, an interactive and innovative two-day careers, jobs, skills and apprenticeship event for 14-19 year old students, parents and...

read more

19

Sep

What is your personal brand?

Posted on 19th September 2017  |   Add a comment

What is your personal brand?

Today marks the first day of our new biweekly blog from Sinead Sharkey of Generation Women, this week she explores personal branding and how to get it right. Sinead is the Founder of Generation Women, and is a Career and Leadership...

read more

15

Sep

Improving Online Performance of Businesses

Posted on 15th September 2017  |   Add a comment

Improving Online Performance of Businesses

A RECENT digital conference gave advice to businesses on how to maximise their online performance. The Google Digital Garage opened to more than 700 members of the local business community as part of the Northern Ireland Chamber of Commerce and Industry...

read more

15

Sep

Social Workers Invited to Contribute to New Project

Posted on 15th September 2017  |   Add a comment

SOCIAL workers in the voluntary sector across Northern Ireland are being invited to contribute to a new publication which is the first of its kind here. Extern, the social justice charity, supported by the Department of Health, has created a new...

read more

8

Sep

New lab lends support to Health & Life Sciences sector

Posted on 8th September 2017  |   Add a comment

New lab lends support to Health & Life Sciences sector

A NEW multi-million pound Advanced Biomedical Engineering Laboratory has been officially opened at Ulster University. The laboratory is a strategic partnership between Invest Northern Ireland, Ulster University, Randox Laboratories and Heartsine Technologies and will offer expertise and equipment to assist companies...

read more

8

Sep

Northern Ireland employers take on international talent

Posted on 8th September 2017  |   Add a comment

EMPLOYERS from across Northern Ireland are strengthening global links through an international exchange scheme. Businesses, including Translink, Armagh Planetarium and CDE Global, have taken on 20 international students through the International Association for the Exchange of Students for Technical Experience (IAESTE),...

read more

8

Sep

Recruitment difficulties revealed

Posted on 8th September 2017  |   Add a comment

Recruitment difficulties revealed

A RECENT survey has revealed that 81 per cent of manufacturers and 71 per cent of services businesses who were recruiting say they had difficulty filling positions in the second quarter of this year. That is just one of the findings...

read more

8

Sep

‘STEAM’ ahead for job prospects

Posted on 8th September 2017  |   Add a comment

BY incorporating the Arts into the STEM (science, technology, engineering and maths) curriculum Northern Ireland can use creative innovation to ensure a prosperous future, according to local teachers. “For some time the focus has been on STEM subjects but now a...

read more

8

Sep

Top accolade for engineering student

Posted on 8th September 2017  |   Add a comment

Top accolade for engineering student

A SOUTH Eastern Regional College (SERC) apprentice has been crowned the UK’s best Heavy Vehicle Engineer. Michael Kelly from Ballynahinch travelled to Stephenson College to compete at the National Qualifiers of the IMI Skills Auto Competition which took place from July...

read more

8

Sep

How To... Avoid Interview Pitfalls

Posted on 8th September 2017  |   Add a comment

WITH competition fiercer than ever for good graduate jobs, you need an edge. This means interview preparation and learning to avoid pitfalls. Director of LifeSkills, Kirstie Mackey shares the biggest interview errors and her tips to avoid them. Showing off It’s natural to want...

read more

Follow nijobfinder.co.uk

Part of the Independent News and Media group