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Peter Johnson and Jobnet Featured in Journal.ie

Jun 21

Peter Johnson and Jobnet Featured in Journal.ie

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As part of being Social Entrepreneurs Ireland Award finalists, Jobnet and Peter Johnson were featured in an article on the Journal.ie   Peter Johnson – Jobnet “Helping a new kind of jobseeker in the Irish market” Jobnet aims to help jobseekers to network effectively and seize opportunities in their local area, in effect helping them become their […]

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Jobcare’s Peter Johnson and Jobnet are SEI 2013 Finalists!

Jun 21

Jobcare’s Peter Johnson and Jobnet are SEI 2013 Finalists!

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Peter Johnson and Jobnet are one of 8 Finalists at this years Social Entrepreneurs Ireland awards.   “Helping a new kind of jobseeker in the Irish market” Unemployment continues to be a pressing problem in Ireland, increasingly so in recent years. What is particularly striking about the current economic downturn is that we are now […]

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Trasna brings hope after prison

Jan 21

Trasna brings hope after prison

Jobcare’s Trasna programme for ex-offenders instills self-respect and hope while giving valuable work experience and skills- a viable alternative as called for in the following article. For more, please read the following linked Irish Times article, which discusses this issue in full    

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Jobcare and Trasna videos

Dec 04

Jobcare and Trasna videos

Jobcare and Trasna Videos Here are some videos we put together to show you how Jobcare and Trasna have made an impact in people’s lives.   Jobcare Jobcare information video by Jobcare on as viewable on Vimeo. Trasna Trasna information Video by Jobcare on as viewable on Vimeo.    

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Jobcare in RTE’s Capital D show

Mar 04

Jobcare in RTE’s Capital D show

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Jobcare Capital D Interview by Jobcare on Vimeo.  

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Social Entrepreneurs 2010 Awards

Dec 04

Social Entrepreneurs 2010 Awards

Paul Mooney has been nominated as a finalist in the Social Entrepreneurs Ireland 2010 Awards Programme. Three Awards will be made in October 2010 from the shortlist of six. The shortlisted projects undergo a four month Finalists Programme with SEI providing resources to work on a critical business issue. The outcome of this process will […]

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Unicredit supports Jobcare

Nov 29

Unicredit supports Jobcare

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UniCredit Bank Ireland today announced that it is contributing a sum of €90,000 to support the work of Jobcare. Funding will be applied towards a variety of initiatives, in particular the Trasna Programme.   Finance Minister, Mr Brian Lenihan TD described the cooperative approach between UniCredit and Jobcare as a template for commercial and community […]

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Trasna and the President

Oct 20

Trasna and the President

Jobcare’s Trasna programme receives recognition at award ceremony Jobcare was in the spotlight at the SEI Award Ceremony 2009 yesterday evening at The Exchange, Gardiner Street – held to award 31 social entrepreneurs a total of €750,000.   As a SEI Award Two winner in 2007, Paul Mooney was profiled in a short film commissioned […]

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Jobcare staff member – winner of NCI / Metro “Change your Life” fund

Aug 27

Jobcare staff member – winner of NCI / Metro “Change your Life” fund

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The National College of Ireland (NCI) and Metro have announced that Karl Kilmartin is the winner of the Change Your Life Education Fund.  Karl has been a participant on Jobcare’s FAS-sponsored Trasna Programme since January 2008 – a project designed for ex-offenders.   Entrants were asked to submit their personal stories and answer the question: Why […]

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Building a better life on the outside

Jul 04

Building a better life on the outside

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Make sure you take five minutes of your time to read this article by Róisín Ingle and published in the Irish Times in July 2007 Click below to read the article:   IRISHTIMES_01072007

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