'More than just a course.' 

The Healthcare Opportunities for Women Programme provides unique and tailored supports to women who have been out of work and want to build the confidence and skills to return to the workplace.


This project is co-funded by the Irish Government and European Social Fund as part of the ESF Programme for Employability, Inclusion and Learning (PEIL) 2014 - 2020. 

This programme provides supports to build confidence, identify skills and strengths and match them to relevant careers. It will also help you to identify gaps in knowledge or training and help you to find the necessary supports and training to realise your goals.

Healthcare Opportunities for Women programme starts on the 16th November 2020 and is delivered over 2 days (Monday & Wednesday) each week, from 10 am - 2 pm in Kilmallock, Co. Limerick. 

This is a free, flexible and part-time programme open to all women who are not employed and not in receipt of Jobseekers or PUP (COVID Payment). Closing date for applications is 31st October 2020.

Interested? Get in touch!

Participants will receive two QQI Level 5 Major Awards in Healthcare Support and Health Service Skills as well as the opportunity to avail of the following supports:

  • Intensive one-to-one and group mentoring
  • Confidence building
  • Teamwork
  • Identify skills & strengths
  • Identify skills gaps and relevant training
  • Job search skills
  • CV & Interview Preparation

For more information or to register your interest, please contact Nichola Grufferty at [email protected]

Not interested in Healthcare? We can still support you to prepare to return to work!