Job Bridge Scheme
NUI Galway welcomes and support the government’s National Internship Scheme as part of its Jobs Initiative programme. The National Internship Scheme, known as JobBridge will provide work experience placements of 6 or 9 months for unemployed individuals in organisations in the private, public and voluntary sectors.
The Job Bridge scheme has been extended for AY2013/14 and for the Education Sector, applications can be submitted from 1st August 2013.
NUI Galway has developed guidelines to provide for a fair, consistent and transparent approach to the provision of internships under the scheme in the University.
The HR office must approve all internship positions and the following applications for internships must be completed and forwarded to HR. Please refer to the relevant NUI Galway Job Bridge documents and forms below.
Important dates, applications must be submitted for the following:
- 9 month internship by Friday 13th September 2013
- 6 month intership by Friday 6th December 2013
Any applications received after the above dates will not be accepted for processing by the Department of Social Protection.
All internships in the Education Sector must finish by 27th June 2014.
For further information on the Job Bridge scheme, please refer to the Job Bridge scheme website.
Relevant NUI Galway Job Bridge documents/forms to download:
- Job Bridge Guidelines
- Job Bridge Application
- Job Bridge guidelines commence internship
- Work Placement HR form
- Job Bridge Agreement