Recruitment

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Professional Development Service for Teachers (PDST) is a cross-sectoral support service under the remit of the Teacher Education Section of the Department of Education and Skills (DES) and is managed by Dublin West Education Centre (DWEC). The PDST offers professional development support to primary and post-primary teachers and school leaders. The work of the PDST contributes to school improvement by providing high quality CPD on curricular and educational issues, fostering reflective practice and ongoing development among teachers and school leaders.

 

 

Amongst the priorities for the Department of Education and Skills for the coming years is the implementation of proposals to improve literacy and numeracy in both primary and post-primary schools. Other key priorities include support for implementing the new Primary Language Curriculum, school leadership, school self-evaluation, health and wellbeing, post primary subjects and programmes and the Digital Strategy for Schools.

 

 

DWEC POSITIONS

 

 

DUBLIN WEST EDUCATION CENTRE DIRECTOR - THIS IS A RE-ADVERTISEMENT

 

There is a full time secondment opportunity for the position of Director in the Dublin West Education Centre.

 

Application Form and full criteria for the position are available to download below.

 

 

Job Title Application Form Job Description
Director AF DWEC Director JD DWEC Director

 

 

The closing date for the above position is 5 pm on 17 September 2020.

 

 

 

PDST FULL-TIME POSITIONS

 

 

The PDST has a full-time position available for the role of Classical Studies Advisor. For full Job Description and Application Form, please see table below.

 

 

Job Title Job Description Application Form
PDST Advisor - Classical Studies JD Classical Studies Advisor AF Classical Studies Advisor

 

 

The closing date for this position is 5pm on Monday 21 September 2020.  

 

 

PDST PART-TIME ASSOCIATE POSITIONS

 

Applications for part-time Associate positions have closed.

 

LOCAL FACILITATOR POSITIONS

If you wish to self-nominate as a local facilitator please e-mail [email protected]. Due to the volume of self-nominations, you will only be contacted if we have a vacancy in the area for which you are self-nominating.

 

Please Note: While the PDST is managed by Dublin West Education Centre, the administration base for the Associate and Local Facilitator Administration (ALFA) is Blackrock Education Centre. For the purpose of any engagement with the PDST, Dublin West Education Centre is the employer and the role of Blackrock Education Centre is an agent for payment only.

 

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