Careers

We provide an inclusive service dedicated to helping you make the most of your college experience. We provide a wide range of easy-to-access information, advice and opportunities to support your Carlow College journey, helping you to develop skills, your future career prospects and maximise your personal and professional development. Our Careers Service is open to all our Undergraduate and Postgraduate students and to all graduates who are within two years of graduating from Carlow College.

 

Delivering Professional Support & Services:

  • Graduate employability and Career Management skills
  • Graduate CV clinic and regular drop-in sessions
  • Support for postgraduate and job applications
  • Personal statements and career decision-making
  • Graduate vacancy list
  • Work experience, internships and vacation opportunities
  • Interview skills and practice

 

Careers Drop-In Service (no appointment necessary)

Elanor KehoeTuesday10:00 to 12:30Careers Office
Wednesday14:00 to 17:00Careers Office
Thursday11:00 to 14:00Careers Office

 

Career Appointments

Arranged by email request to careersoffice@carlowcollege.ie

  • CVs and Covering Letters
  • Job applications (incl. on-line)
  • Postgraduate Study advice
  • Personal Statements
  • Interview Techniques
  • Information resources
  • Career Decision-making
  • Teaching applications
  • Conversion courses
  • Psychometric testing
  • Placement applications
  • Volunteering & work experience

Carlow College is connected to potential employers through work placements on its Social Care programmes, and also through Humanities placements.

The Careers Service is seeking to expand its cooperative relationship with employers by inviting them to enquire about suitable graduates of Carlow College.

The college has graduates of the following programmes: Contact the Careers Officer: Eleanor Kehoe at careers@carlowcollege.ie

Students seeking employment can book a careers appointment and avail of the information available online and through resources in the college.

Below are some useful links to websites for current vacancies: