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#garda recruitment

# garda-recruitment - Friday 29 April, 2022

Over 11,000 people apply to become a Garda in latest recruitment drive
# Garda Recruitment
# Garda Recruitment

Over 11,000 people apply to become a Garda in latest recruitment drive

Apr 29th 2022, 2:17 PM 31,447 Views 18 Comments

Of the 11,075 applicants, only 800 are expected to be recruited as Gardaí.

# garda-recruitment - Thursday 10 February, 2022

A new recruitment drive for An Garda Síochána has launched today
# Gardaí
# Gardaí

A new recruitment drive for An Garda Síochána has launched today

Feb 10th 2022, 5:00 AM 25,556 Views 10 Comments

Budget 2022 has provided for the recruitment of up to 800 gardaí and 400 Garda staff this year.

# garda-recruitment - Friday 24 January, 2020

Only 192 garda stations have received an increase in staffing levels since 2015
# Staffing Levels
# Staffing Levels

Only 192 garda stations have received an increase in staffing levels since 2015

Jan 24th 2020, 6:05 AM 10,800 Views 15 Comments

The number of gardaí in two-thirds of stations has remained static or fallen since the lifting of the recruitment embargo in 2014.

# garda-recruitment - Monday 17 June, 2019

Gardaí felt use of non-Irish actors in recruitment ads aimed at minorities would amount to 'tokenism'
# New Recruits
# New Recruits

Gardaí felt use of non-Irish actors in recruitment ads aimed at minorities would amount to 'tokenism'

Jun 17th 2019, 12:05 AM 24,361 Views 24 Comments

The new campaign ran for three weeks in April at a cost of more than €400,000.

# garda-recruitment - Tuesday 11 October, 2016

800 new gardaí will be recruited next year - but who will want that job?
# Garda Recruitment
# Garda Recruitment

800 new gardaí will be recruited next year - but who will want that job?

Oct 11th 2016, 10:00 PM 30,888 Views 70 Comments

The first recruitment campaign since the recession saw 20,000 people apply – just 5,000 people applied in the most recent drive.

# garda-recruitment - Monday 4 January, 2016

Want to become a garda? Applications close this week
# THE FORCE
# THE FORCE

Want to become a garda? Applications close this week

Jan 4th 2016, 10:22 PM 30,384 Views 89 Comments

A total of 600 new garda positions will be created this year.

# garda-recruitment - Wednesday 1 April, 2015

'Ramping up': 250 new gardaí will be recruited this year
# Templemore
# Templemore

'Ramping up': 250 new gardaí will be recruited this year

Apr 1st 2015, 1:15 PM 18,835 Views 75 Comments

Justice Minister Frances Fitzgerald made the announcement this morning at the annual conference of the Association of Garda Sergeants and Inspectors (AGSI).

# garda-recruitment - Wednesday 23 July, 2014

296 garda retirements in 2013 and 100 station closures
# Garda Report
# Garda Report

296 garda retirements in 2013 and 100 station closures

Jul 23rd 2014, 9:47 AM 7,698 Views 33 Comments

Latest garda figures show total strength of force, including reserves and civilian support, was 16,328 at the end of 2013.

# garda-recruitment - Tuesday 7 January, 2014

20,000 people apply for jobs in An Garda Síochana
# New Recruits
# New Recruits

20,000 people apply for jobs in An Garda Síochana

Jan 7th 2014, 8:14 PM 29,856 Views 100 Comments

Have pity on the person who has to go through all of those applications.

# garda-recruitment - Thursday 12 December, 2013

First Garda recruitment drive since 2009 begins today
# Jobs
# Jobs

First Garda recruitment drive since 2009 begins today

Dec 12th 2013, 12:06 PM 18,416 Views 98 Comments

Are you applying?

# garda-recruitment - Sunday 1 September, 2013

20,000 expected to apply for Garda positions
# Garda Recruitment
# Garda Recruitment

20,000 expected to apply for Garda positions

Sep 1st 2013, 7:50 AM 20,482 Views 104 Comments

The jobs could be advertised as soon as the end of this month, but it’s not yet known how many will be offered.

# garda-recruitment - Monday 15 July, 2013

Garda recruitment to restart (and they're already expecting lots of applications)
# New Recruits
# New Recruits

Garda recruitment to restart (and they're already expecting lots of applications)

Jul 15th 2013, 1:50 PM 28,846 Views 126 Comments

Minister for Justice Alan Shatter said the process will begin later this year.

# garda-recruitment - Sunday 15 July, 2012

Lift garda recruitment embargo to help fight crime, says O'Brien
# Gardaí
# Gardaí

Lift garda recruitment embargo to help fight crime, says O'Brien

Jul 15th 2012, 12:04 PM 7,210 Views 62 Comments

The Sinn Féin justice spokesman also said that civilians could take over garda admin roles to free them up for front line duties.