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# internship - This year 2022

Students and recent graduates: The Journal is offering a paid Google News Initiative fellowship this summer
# Internship
# Internship

Students and recent graduates: The Journal is offering a paid Google News Initiative fellowship this summer

Feb 10th 2022, 11:46 AM 9,861 Views 0 Comments

We’re looking for someone to join the newsroom for an eight-week breaking news internship.

# internship - Last year 2021

Students and recent graduates: Come work at The Journal on a paid Google News Initiative fellowship this summer
# Data Journalism
# Data Journalism

Students and recent graduates: Come work at The Journal on a paid Google News Initiative fellowship this summer

Mar 18th 2021, 12:01 PM 13,437 Views 0 Comments

We’re looking for a data journalism intern who loves the news and can translate it into beautiful data.

# internship - All time

Want to work with DailyEdge.ie? We're hiring a paid intern
# Internship
From The Daily Edge
# Internship

Want to work with DailyEdge.ie? We're hiring a paid intern

Jan 23rd 2018, 5:40 PM 24,709 Views 0 Comments

Come work with us.

Would you like to work in Leinster House? A new apprenticeship programme could be on the way
# House Of Cards
# House Of Cards

Would you like to work in Leinster House? A new apprenticeship programme could be on the way

Jul 8th 2017, 6:00 AM 12,239 Views 19 Comments

Apprenticeships could be offered in parliamentary affairs, public administration and political communications.

Headfort headmaster: I was wrong to look for JobBridge interns
# Opinion
# Opinion

Headfort headmaster: I was wrong to look for JobBridge interns

Aug 10th 2015, 8:30 PM 4,329 Views 34 Comments

I mistakenly thought the scheme was a way to broaden our horizons, to go beyond the past pupil pool.

Online backlash forces private school to withdraw JobBridge ads
# Teachers
# Teachers

Online backlash forces private school to withdraw JobBridge ads

Aug 5th 2015, 10:36 AM 20,411 Views 33 Comments

The headmaster said he was not attempting to fill vacancies and was not as familiar with the debates around the scheme as he should have been.

‘Taking an unpaid position is a choice, but it’s certainly not an easy one’
# Opinion
# Opinion

‘Taking an unpaid position is a choice, but it’s certainly not an easy one’

Apr 12th 2015, 7:00 PM 147 Views 36 Comments

I’m about to embark on an unpaid internship in the hopes that it will give me an edge in a competitive industry – but saying goodbye to a weekly paycheque isn’t easy.

Fully-qualified solicitors doing a JobBridge? It's 'a joke'
# Objection
# Objection

Fully-qualified solicitors doing a JobBridge? It's 'a joke'

Mar 26th 2015, 5:09 PM 25,209 Views 75 Comments

Not everyone is happy about the situation.

Council libraries are using JobBridge for 'free labour', says Sinn Féin
# Ssssssshhhh
# Ssssssshhhh

Council libraries are using JobBridge for 'free labour', says Sinn Féin

Mar 20th 2015, 10:52 AM 14,360 Views 83 Comments

One intern said he was told almost immediately that there was no chance of a job.

10 trials and tribulations of being an intern
# Interns
From The Daily Edge
# Interns

10 trials and tribulations of being an intern

Feb 28th 2015, 11:00 AM 3,838 Views 1 Comment

It’s nothing like The Devil Wears Prada.

The JobBridge €50 top-up won't be increased, here's why
# Not This Time
# Not This Time

The JobBridge €50 top-up won't be increased, here's why

Feb 25th 2015, 5:05 PM 40,015 Views 114 Comments

The National Youth Council of Ireland thinks “significant reform” of the internship scheme is needed.

'If it wasn't for JobBridge, I'd still be on benefits'
# Good And Bad Reviews
# Good And Bad Reviews

'If it wasn't for JobBridge, I'd still be on benefits'

Feb 21st 2015, 8:15 PM 35,214 Views 105 Comments

Almost four years on from the launch of the internship scheme, we’ve been asking participants about their experiences…

Sinn Féin is launching an alternative to JobBridge ... with some American inspiration
# Back To Work
# Back To Work

Sinn Féin is launching an alternative to JobBridge ... with some American inspiration

Feb 19th 2015, 6:20 AM 17,280 Views 144 Comments

The party thinks too many employers abuse the current system.

Hold on to your hats -  a new incarnation of JobBridge is on the way
# First Steps
# First Steps

Hold on to your hats - a new incarnation of JobBridge is on the way

Feb 4th 2015, 6:55 PM 19,529 Views 95 Comments

Two new schemes aimed at 18-25 year olds have just been launched

Image magazine comes in for harsh criticism for unpaid PA internship
# The New Emily
# The New Emily

Image magazine comes in for harsh criticism for unpaid PA internship

Jan 13th 2015, 4:48 PM 21,567 Views 55 Comments

Duties include being the PA to the managing director, as well as front of house for clients.

DailyEdge.ie Paid Internship
# We're Hiring
From The Daily Edge
# We're Hiring

DailyEdge.ie Paid Internship

Nov 10th 2014, 2:33 PM 5,746 Views 8 Comments

We’re hiring for a paid internship position.

Opinion: 'I'm not experienced enough to do an unpaid internship'
# Unemployed
# Unemployed

Opinion: 'I'm not experienced enough to do an unpaid internship'

Aug 12th 2014, 8:00 AM 1,316 Views 44 Comments

I need an internship to get job experience but, apparently, I need more experience to get even an unpaid internship. What can you do?

Column: I've entered the Church of Burton ... Yes, I am now a JobBridge intern
# Unemployment
# Unemployment

Column: I've entered the Church of Burton ... Yes, I am now a JobBridge intern

Apr 24th 2014, 1:00 PM 64 Views 68 Comments

After two years of being unemployed, I’ve just started a JobBridge internship. The experience has been a mixed one so far.

Column: Unpaid internships, low wages, zero hour contracts – this is life without job security
# Job Security
# Job Security

Column: Unpaid internships, low wages, zero hour contracts – this is life without job security

Apr 15th 2014, 7:30 PM 92 Views 62 Comments

The lack of proper jobs will ultimately cause our economy to stagnate – but employers can’t seem to resist the almost-endless supply of cheap labour.

12 Years of Job Bridge nails the experience of every intern ever
# Working 9 To 5
From The Daily Edge
# Working 9 To 5

12 Years of Job Bridge nails the experience of every intern ever

Apr 1st 2014, 3:09 PM 3,777 Views 4 Comments

“From acclaimed minister, Joan Burton T.D.”

Sligo has the highest rate of people on JobBridge right now
# Social Protection
# Social Protection

Sligo has the highest rate of people on JobBridge right now

Mar 22nd 2014, 2:32 PM 8,918 Views 53 Comments

0.35 per cent of the population within the age limits for the scheme are currently taking part.

Under-25s who fail to accept some JobBridge internships could face dole cut
# Youth Guarantee
# Youth Guarantee

Under-25s who fail to accept some JobBridge internships could face dole cut

Jan 28th 2014, 2:46 PM 13,007 Views 143 Comments

Social Protection Minister Joan Burton has said that her department reserves the right to impose sanctions on welfare payments.

These interns made some terrible mistakes
# Glitterbombs
# Glitterbombs

These interns made some terrible mistakes

Aug 3rd 2013, 5:30 PM 23,719 Views 18 Comments

From interns who embarrassed their boss to interns who just embarrassed themselves, there have been many entry-level workers who were quickly shown the door.

Column: Unable to find work in Ireland, I had no choice but to leave
# Read Me
# Read Me

Column: Unable to find work in Ireland, I had no choice but to leave

Jun 29th 2013, 7:00 PM 1,497 Views 98 Comments

I was offered a job abroad and even though I had no family or friends there, I had to take it, writes Seanán Ó Coistín.

JobBridge: 3 out of 5 interns secure paid employment
# JobBridge
# JobBridge

JobBridge: 3 out of 5 interns secure paid employment

May 1st 2013, 1:17 PM 10,064 Views 61 Comments

However, the report said that there is a need for enhanced support mechanisms to reduce the number of people not completing internships.

Over half of JobBridge finishers are in paid employment
# Jobs
# Jobs

Over half of JobBridge finishers are in paid employment

Oct 22nd 2012, 7:59 AM 7,151 Views 44 Comments

However a report also indicated one third of participants who finished placements early said they were dissatisfied with their internship.

17-year-old takes up Facebook job offer
# Facebook
# Facebook

17-year-old takes up Facebook job offer

Jun 30th 2012, 5:00 PM 19,148 Views 17 Comments

The teenager wowed executives at Facebook with her knowledge of mobile app development.

Plans to extend JobBridge to people with disabilities confirmed
# JobBridge
# JobBridge

Plans to extend JobBridge to people with disabilities confirmed

Apr 12th 2012, 7:20 AM 2,445 Views 11 Comments

The Minister for Social Protection has said plans to extend the National Internship Scheme to people claiming Disability Allowance should be revealed in the coming weeks.

Employment scheme aims to 'keep people close to labour market', says minister
# JobBridge
# JobBridge

Employment scheme aims to 'keep people close to labour market', says minister

Mar 9th 2012, 7:25 PM 2,402 Views 34 Comments

Joan Burton says unemployed professionals will be expected to take up reasonable job offers.

JobBridge has provided 5,000 internships since its launch - Taoiseach
# Back To Work
# Back To Work

JobBridge has provided 5,000 internships since its launch - Taoiseach

Feb 27th 2012, 8:15 AM 2,346 Views 58 Comments

The government’s National Internship Scheme, launched last June, aims to give workplace experience to people on the live register.

TDs: 'JobBridge interns could help us do our jobs'
# JobBridge
# JobBridge

TDs: 'JobBridge interns could help us do our jobs'

Jan 12th 2012, 7:35 PM 5,264 Views 49 Comments

Both TDs and Oireachtas committees say they need extra personnel – and have asked that JobBridge interns be considered.

Careers clinic: How I got an internship with a social media campaign
# Careers
# Careers

Careers clinic: How I got an internship with a social media campaign

Jan 5th 2012, 7:40 AM 3,808 Views 5 Comments

Irish student Stephen Cleary has just earned a place at Adidas’s marketing HQ in Amsterdam thanks to his social media campaign.

Tesco stands behind JobBridge advert
# Job Bridge
# Job Bridge

Tesco stands behind JobBridge advert

Sep 16th 2011, 9:07 PM 6,507 Views 53 Comments

The supermarket giant came under fire after placing an ad for internships at a number of it stores.

Aer Lingus defends internship position for ‘Air Safety Assistant’
# Aer Lingus
# Aer Lingus

Aer Lingus defends internship position for ‘Air Safety Assistant’

Aug 31st 2011, 7:31 PM 2,585 Views 26 Comments

The airline said the role advertised under the government’s JobBridge scheme would not involve overseeing safety practices.

US rapper incites Twitter followers to jam police phone lines
# The Game
From The Daily Edge
# The Game

US rapper incites Twitter followers to jam police phone lines

Aug 13th 2011, 10:14 AM 359 Views 8 Comments

The Game tweeted the LA sheriff’s department’s phone number, and police were then flooded with calls. A criminal investigation has now been launched.

Poll: Is it right to offer unpaid internships?
# Internship
# Internship

Poll: Is it right to offer unpaid internships?

Jun 29th 2011, 9:46 AM 4,825 Views 92 Comments

As the government launches a new internship programme, we’re asking what you think of unpaid placements.

National internship scheme offers thousands of placements for unemployed
# Internship
# Internship

National internship scheme offers thousands of placements for unemployed

Jun 29th 2011, 9:37 AM 1,211 Views 13 Comments

Participants get a small weekly payment and can retain their social welfare entitlements.

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