Are you in college or teach a college course? At Barretstown we offer opportunities for college placement at Barretstown. Recently we had students from Waterford Institute of Technology volunteering for a week at camp. Read more by clicking the link below.
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We are happy to facilitate a number of placements on an annual basis. We run camps between March – November each year. Your placement has to fit within our camp programme.
You do not need to be available for the full season but your placement has to run between the timeframe below:
Spring Programme (3rd February – 14th May 2017)
Summer Programme (5th June – 21st August 2017)
Autumn Programme (11 September – 26 November)
All students take part in an intensive training before completing placement.
All opportunities are residential with food and accommodation provided for the duration of placement.
Third Level Education we currently work with are DCU, Tralee IT, Mary I, Carlow IT, Sligo It, Dundalk IT, and GMIT
The students are studying courses such as Early Childhood Education, Social Care, Adapted Sports, Sports Science and Health, Outdoor Education