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JOB APPLICATIONS - SNA - 1 Career Break (32 hrs) / 1 Job Share (16 hrs)

Applications are invited for the posts of SNA for 2018/19:

1 Career break replacement for 32 hours

1 Job-Share for 16 hours

The successful candidate(s) should have the competencies to meet the special educational needs of secondary school students with additional needs. Experience and/or Continuous Professional Development in the areas of ASD, ADHD, social communication, dealing with anxiety & transitions as well as positive behaviour management strategies is desirable.

Shortlisting may apply.

A panel of applicants shall be formed from which any short / medium term vacancies which occur shall be filled.

Closing date for receipt of applications is 4pm on Monday 20th August 2018.

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Please reply with application form to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Positions are subject to Successful Garda Vetting and final Department of Education and Skills approval.

JOB APPLICATION - Business & Resource

The Board of Management of Carndonagh Community School invites applications for the following Teaching position which may arise for the 2018/19 academic year.

Business & Resource (Fixed Term: 27th August - 23rd December 2018)

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Completed Application Forms to be returned BY EMAIL ONLY to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by 3pm Monday, 20th August 2018.

Short-listing may apply.

Carndonagh Community School is an equal opportunities employer.

Substitute Teaching 2018/19

The Board of Management invites applications from suitably qualified persons who wish to be considered for

Substitute Teaching Positions

which may arise during the course of the 2018/19 academic year. Aplications on official forms only (available below). Completed application forms should be sent by email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Please state “Sub Teaching” in the subject field of the email.

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Calendar 2018 / 2019

Monday, 13th Aug. School Office re-opens.
Wed., 15th Aug. Leaving Certificate Results available at 10.30. a.m.
Friday, 17th Aug. Bookshop open for All Year Groups.
Saturday, 18th Aug. Bookshop open from 9.30. until 1.00. p.m.
Monday, 27th Aug. School re-opens for Staff.
Tuesday, 28th Aug. School re-opens for First Years.
Wed., 29th August School re-opens for Sixth Years and First Years.
Thursday, 30th Aug. School re-opens for 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 5th & 6th Years.
Friday, 31st August School re-opens for All Year Groups and TY and LCA.
Monday, 22nd Oct. School closes for J.C.T. Training.
Friday, 26th October School closes for Mid-Term Break.
Monday, 5th Nov. School re-opens.
Friday, 21st Dec. School closes for Christmas Holidays.
Monday, 7th Jan. School re-opens.
Friday, 15th Feb. School closes for Mid-Term Break.
Monday, 25th Feb. School re-opens.
Monday, 18th Mar. School closed.
Tuesday, 19th Mar. School closed.
Friday, 12th April School closes for Easter Holidays.
Monday, 29th April School re-opens.
Monday, 6th May School closed.
Friday, 31st May School closes for Summer Holidays.
Wed., 5th June Start date for Junior and Leaving Certificate Exams.

Ski Trip - 2019 Preview / 2018 Review

Ski Trip 2019 Preview
The 2019 ski tour will bring us to Folgaria, Italy. We have 73 students going this year. The places have been booked since March and the second instalment is due before the 25th May. Please bring this to Mr Havlin before 8.55 am. Check out the following website to have a look at our resort.

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PHOTO ALBUM - Ski Trip 2018

This year, the school took the largest number of students skiing as a single group. 100 students and 13 staff went to Grandvalira in Andorra for the February midterm. The weather was fantastic for most of the week but we did get a few hours of heavy snow on the slopes. Most of the students caught on to the skiing within a few days. Highlights of the trip saw 2 students stuck in a 2 foot hole, a student wiping herself out while recording another student skiing, a teacher accidently knocking over a poor student who was standing minding his own business, skiing in the fun park, the light show at the swimming poor, the cold pool in the Roman bath and off course, the disco. The hotel was very nice and rooms were clean. The food was not far of normal but McDonalds and Subway had to be tried. All in all it was a good week. It was not a relaxing holiday due to the lack of sleep. However it was a good week and there are plenty of memories and stories brought home.