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Work Experience

TY Work Experience Programmes – some need to be applied for THIS academic year. Go to www.ty.ie for Dublin Courses.

Other Ideas:

Irish Government – Houses of Oireachtas specialised week programme: Nia applied

https://www.oireachtas.ie/en/visit-and-learn/teachers-and-students/senior-cycle/

Abbey Theatre

https://www.abbeytheatre.ie/get-involved/work-with-us/

RTE

https://about.rte.ie/rte-outreach-access/ty-access-programme/

National Rehab Hospital

https://www.nrh.ie/transition-year-ty-programme/

Medical

Tallaght Hospital

https://www.tuh.ie/Departments/Centre-for-Learning-Development/Transition-Year-Work-Experience.html

Mini Med RCSI *

https://www.rcsi.com/dublin/undergraduate/meet-rcsi/transition-year-minimed-programme

Law *

https://www.lawlibrary.ie/look-into-law-ty-programme/

Engineering

https://www.engineersireland.ie/Schools/Get-involved/Engineering-Your-Future#:~:text=STEPS%20Engineering%20Your%20Future%20(STEPS,level%20and%20as%20a%20career.

TY.ie – Overall Dublin programme

The Arts

The Ark (cultural centre for children) https://ark.ie/projects/details/transition-year-work-experience-programme

The Douglas Hyde - https://thedouglashyde.ie/transition-year-work-experience-at-the-douglas-hyde/

Hugh Lane Gallery - https://hughlane.ie/watch_listen_read/ty-zine/

The national gallery of Ireland (Applications close in September!) - ttps://www.nationalgallery.ie/explore-and-learn/schools/transition-year-work-experience-202324

IMMA - https://imma.ie/learn-engage/teachers-students/secondary-schools/

Irish Film Insititute - https://ifi.ie/learn/work-experience-and-volunteering/

TU Dublin School of Creative Arts (TY student attend undergraduate classes for a week) https://ty.ie/profile/ditart/

National Museum of Ireland – Decorative arts and history

https://www.museum.ie/en-IE/Museums/Decorative-Arts-History/Engage-And-Learn/Schools-Educational-Visits/Post-Primary/Transition-Year-Programme-2024

Irish Institute of music and song - https://www.irishinstituteofmusic.com/internships-work-experience

Creative writing

https://www.fightingwords.ie/get-involved/volunteer/transition-year-work-experience

GARDA VETTING PROCESS FOR PARENTS AND TRANSITION YEAR STUDENTS WHO HAVE REACHED THE AGE OF SIXTEEN AND ARE UNDER 18 YEARS OF AGE AND ARE APPLYING FOR WORK EXPERIENCE.

Stages outlined below and actions required by Parent/Guardian,Student, School Management Body (JMB) and the National Vetting Bureau.

NVB3 Form - Click Here

STAGE

Action required by:

Action required

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1. Parent/Guardian AND student

1.Parent/Guardian completes NVB 3 Form. (link above)

1.Student completes NVB 1 Form (email main office for this)

1.Both forms to be fully completed and sent to school when the student reaches 16 and if applying for work placement involving relevant work or activities with children or vulnerable persons.

1.N.B. Student should confirm with TY Coordinator at this stage about the process.

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2.School

2.School checks form and confirms applicant’s identity and current address.

2.School retains proof of current address on applicant’s file.

2.School completes and signs Confirmation Form.

2.School submits NVB 1, NVB 3 Forms and Confirmation Form to JMB.

2.School retains a copy of all documents on file.

3

3.Management body

3. Management body will generate an e-mail to the applicant via the parent e-mail address and enable the applicant to complete the process online.

4

4. Parent/Guardian

4. Parent/Guardian regularly checks e-mail address as declared on NVB 1 Form.

N.B. Please note that the invitation will be generated from the following e-mail address evetting.donotreply@garda.ie
On receipt of the e-mail student and parent/guardian proceed by entering parent's e-mail address and student's date of birth.

This is the e-mail address you provided on the NVB 1 Form. Complete the online form as directed.

4. N.B. There is a timeline within which this action is to be completed, otherwise the vetting request will expire and the whole process will have to be started again from stage 1.

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5. Management body

5. The Management Body will review the form and if completed correctly will submit to the NVB (National Vetting Bureau) for processing. If incorrectly completed we will cancel and re-send the invitation to the parent email address.

5. The management body will process the application and forward a Vetting Disclosure to the school.

5. Management body will e-mail the outcome of the Vetting Disclosure to the Principal at a dedicated e-mail address provided to management body by the Principal.

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6. School

6. School Principal will download the Vetting Disclosure and share the outcome with the applicant and keep it on file in a secure location.

6. School will organise a Joint Agreement with the relevant organisation (work placement)

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7. Parent OR Student

7. Supplies the Joint Agreement to his/her work placement.

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