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Executive Director in European Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions (EUROFOUND) - Job Vacancy

https://www.publicjobs.ie/en/?option=com_jobsearch&view=jobdetails&cid=110995&campaignId=19274409


Web Communication Unit - Post B: Irish-language editor Job Opportunity 

Na cúraimí a bheadh ar an duine a roghnófar:

  • téacsanna a scríobh i nGaeilge i gcomhair shuíomh gréasáin na Parlaiminte (an leathanach nuachta)
  • ailt a scríobh i mBéarla maidir le hobair na Parlaiminte
  • bheith páirteach i bhfoireann meán sóisialta na Parlaiminte (postálacha, físeáin agus ábhar eile a ullmhú i gcomhair láithreacht na Parlaiminte ar Instagram, Snapchat, FacebookLinkedIn - i mBéarla – agus cuntas Gaeilge na Parlaiminte ar Twitter)
  • agus bheadh deis ag an duine freastal - ar a laghad uair amháin - ar sheisiún iomlánach na Parlaiminte in Strasbourg.

Chun na cúraimí sin a dhéanamh, ba cheart go mbeadh cur amach ag an duine ar na meáin shóisialta, agus go mbeadh sáreolas sa Ghaeilge acu (Gaeilge scríofa go mór mór).

Tá tuilleadh eolais ar fáil ar an leathanach seo.

Is féidir iarratas a chur isteach anseo, roimh an 30 Samhain.

Bheadh an tréimhse oiliúna ar siúl an 1 Márta - 31 Iúil 2020.

Seo an nasc: https://ep-stages.gestmax.eu/1577/1/web-communication-unit-post-b-irish-language-editor/en_US

Mar chuid den iarratas, beidh ar iarrthóirí CV (i mBéarla) agus litir mhínithe (i nGaeilge) a chur ar fáil. (An té a roghnófar, beidh air/uirthi dioplómaí agus taifead coiriúil a chur ar fáil.)

Details in English at this link: https://ep-stages.gestmax.eu/1577/1/web-communication-unit-post-b-irish-language-editor/en_US?backlink=search


CAST Competition for Irish Translators​

EPSO has recently launched a CAST Permanent competition for Translators for the EU's many institutions (EPSO/CAST/P/22/2019).

The CAST process aims to provide a list of eligible candidates for temporary postitions when temporary vacancies arise. Accordingly, the length of the contract is dependant on the requirements of the service at any given time.

Once a CAST list is compiled, any one of the institutions (e.g. The European Parliament, Council of the European Union, the European Commission) may draw from this list to offer contracts.

This could be a fantastic opportunity for those with proficiency in Irish to gain invaluable experience of working in the EU.

More information can be found on the EPSO website.

Go n-éirí libh!


Support for Irish candidates in EPSO competitions

The EU Jobs team at the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade would like to remind you that we have been providing support to Irish candidates sitting the various EPSO concours and will continue this support in 2019.

This support has taken the form of information sessions with experts in EPSO competition procedures, provision of additional question materials for the Computer Based Testing stage, and the organisation of specialised training sessions for those sitting the Assessment Centre stage.

We are open to discussing supports we can provide to help you in these competitive procedures and invite you to contact us with more information.

We also hope to add to the supports we can offer in 2019, to ensure the continued success of Irish applicants to these careers in the EU institutions.

We wish you all the best for 2019!