New Beginnings, New You

The last year has held unprecedented challenges for many, home schooling, cocooning, isolation, and restrictions have sparked a yearning for something new and exciting. Leave those four walls behind and join a course that fits with your life!

Healthcare Opportunities for Women Programme provides unique and tailored supports to women who want to build the confidence and skills to return to the workplace.


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

Healthcare Opportunities for Women incorporates Personal Development with Healthcare Accredited Training. It will be delivered two days a week, from 10:00am to 2:00pm, in line with the Primary School Holidays.

You will have the opportunity to complete 9 Healthcare (QQI level 5) modules, as well as practical training for the work setting, for free.

The start date for face-to-face delivery, in compliance with Government Guidelines, to be confirmed.

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). Register your interest today as places are limited.

Not interested in Healthcare? We can support you to develop your skills to return to the workplace.

Register today to secure your place!

Interested? Get in touch!

Participants can 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:

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

Read some of our participant stories and what impact the Healthcare Opportunities for Women Programme had on their lives:

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