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Success story:  Muriel O’Brien

Feb 16

Success story: Muriel O’Brien

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We are thrilled in Jobcare to celebrate with Muriel O’Brien who is now working! In August 2015, as she was preparing for an 11 mile sponsored walk, we shared Muriel’s story of overcoming major back surgeries and her participation in Jobcare’s transitional work programme to help her take the next step of securing employment. In […]

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People of Jobcare-meet Muriel O’Brien

Aug 28

People of Jobcare-meet Muriel O’Brien

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Meet Muriel O’Brien. Muriel is a participant on Jobcare’s transitional work programme, working as part of the team responsible for our Community Employment administration. Muriel is an ‘overcomer’- having overcome multiple major back surgeries, she is now working to overcome unemployment. Muriel’s unassuming perseverance and “can do” attitude is an inspiration. And now she’s undertaking […]

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Jobcare’s people: meet Alan and Abelardo

Jul 28

Jobcare’s people: meet Alan and Abelardo

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Alan Meet Alan Travers and Abelardo Dominguez from Jobcare’s IT Support department. Alan has been doing his college work placement in Jobcare and Abelardo volunteers here. We caught up with them to find out more.   Alan is doing a Computer Science degree at the National College of Ireland. As part of his third year, […]

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Jobcare’s People – Meet Kenzie and Martha

Jul 16

Jobcare’s People – Meet Kenzie and Martha

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Meet Kenzie Bahr and Martha Kaser. Kenzie and Martha, both from the States, are interning in Jobcare for a couple of months this summer, gaining work experience and studying abroad for this college semester. We chatted to the girls to find out more.   Kenzie is from Albany, upstate New York, and studies Psychology and […]

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MINI MARATHON SUCCESS – Ruth Thompson’s Story

Jul 14

MINI MARATHON SUCCESS – Ruth Thompson’s Story

On 1st June, a team of 6 ladies took part in the VHI Women’s Mini Marathon in aid of Jobcare. June over and their sponsorship pages for this event now closed, we’re delighted to announce that these ladies raised a total of €2,303!! We also had 28 ladies from Microsoft doing the mini-marathon as part […]

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MINI MARATHON SUCCESS – Helena’s Story

Jul 09

MINI MARATHON SUCCESS – Helena’s Story

On 1st June, a team of 6 ladies took part in the VHI Women’s Mini Marathon in aid of Jobcare. June over and their sponsorship pages for this event now closed, we’re delighted to announce that these ladies raised a total of €2,303!! We also had 28 ladies from Microsoft doing the mini-marathon as part […]

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MINI MARATHON SUCCESS – Sharon’s Story

Jul 07

MINI MARATHON SUCCESS – Sharon’s Story

On 1st June, a team of 6 ladies took part in the VHI Women’s Mini Marathon in aid of Jobcare. June over and their sponsorship pages for this event now closed, we’re delighted to announce that these ladies raised a total of €2,303!! We also had 28 ladies from Microsoft doing the mini-marathon as part […]

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MINI MARATHON SUCCESS – Niamh’s Story

Jul 06

MINI MARATHON SUCCESS – Niamh’s Story

On 1st June, a team of 6 ladies took part in the VHI Women’s Mini Marathon in aid of Jobcare. June over and their sponsorship pages for this event now closed, we’re delighted to announce that these ladies raised a total of €2,303!! We also had 28 ladies from Microsoft doing the mini-marathon as part […]

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MINI MARATHON SUCCESS – Ruth’s Story

Jul 03

MINI MARATHON SUCCESS – Ruth’s Story

On 1st June, a team of 6 ladies took part in the VHI Women’s Mini Marathon in aid of Jobcare. June over and their sponsorship pages for this event now closed, we’re delighted to announce that these ladies raised a total of €2,303!! We also had 28 ladies from Microsoft doing the mini-marathon as part […]

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Mini Marathon Success

Jul 02

Mini Marathon Success

On 1st June, a team of 6 ladies took part in the VHI Women’s Mini Marathon in aid of Jobcare. June now over and sponsorship pages now closed, we’re delighted to announce that these ladies raised a total of €2,303!! We also had 28 ladies from Microsoft doing the mini-marathon as part of a charity […]

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