Trinity College Dublin: PG Dip in Child Protection and Welfare

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PG Dip in Child Protection and Welfare

PROGRAMME INFORMATION: This national, multi-disciplinary, in-service course is aimed at experienced, professionally qualified personnel who carry regular responsibility for management/training/frontline delivery of child protection and welfare services. Course participants normally include service managers and supervisory/main grade professionals (social workers, public health nurses, psychologists, doctors, Gardaí, childcare workers, speech and language therapists, teachers, lawyers, youth and project workers, etc.).

NEW COURSE STRUCTURE: The course runs for nine separate weeks spread over the academic year (September -May). Once a month students will attend classes in TCD for three full days (Monday -Wednesday 9am-6pm) followed by a further day of online lectures to be completed at their leisure. Full attendance at College is compulsory.

Entry criteria: All Applicants must have a degree or equivalent professional qualification. In addition, a minimum of three years’ professional experience working with some aspect of child protection and welfare is required. You must apply via the following link: & Candidates will be invited for selection interviews.

http://www.tcd.ie/courses/postgraduate/az/course.php?id=DPDSW-CPWE-1P09

Closing date for applications: 12 July 2019

Website: http://www.tcd.ie/swsp/postgraduate/child-protection/index.php

Region: 

TCD, Dublin 2

Expiry date: 

12/07/19

Date Entered/Updated: 

09/05/19