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Mid Ulster Youth Voice Recruitment

  Mid Ulster District Council, in partnership with the Education Authority Youth Service, is delighted to inform you, that we are currently recruiting for the Mid Ulster Youth Voice. We are aiming to recruit 24 young people, resident in Mid Ulster district council area, aged between 16 – 21 years to be members of the Youth Voice for the next …

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Open University Launches Community Partnership Project

The Open University is looking for new partners to collaborate with on its Community Partnership project.  Taking place across Northern Ireland, the OU plans to expand the project and offer higher level education to those with little or no formal qualifications.  Support will be provided by the local community organisation, OU tutors and peers through regular delivery of face-to-face tutorials …

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Call for proposals – ESOL NI Top Up Call for funding applications 2021/22

Please see below the official ‘ESOL NI Top Up Call for funding applications 2021/22’ issued by the Department for the Economy, under the Home Office – Additional English Language Training and Childcare Funds and provided through the Northern Ireland Refugee Resettlement Scheme (NIRRS). Please see attached the funding Guidance Documents – November 2021 with the following documents: ESOL Guidance 001 …

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Invitation to sit on Queen’s University Belfast advisory panel

        Researchers at Queen’s University Belfast are seeking representatives from community organisations that work with minority ethnic and migrant populations to join the advisory group for a new study on the experiences of education among minority ethnic groups in Northern Ireland. Funded by the Nuffield Foundation, this research aims to develop evidence-based recommendations to enhance educational provision …

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Learning English Plus – a new online hub for ESOL tutors, volunteers

The Migrant English Support Hub (MESH) website – Learning English Plus -is  a new online hub for ESOL tutors, volunteers and providers. As with local resource – ESOL NI ESOL NI (esolwebapp.azurewebsites.net) ,  Learning English Plus also offers a searching mechanism and overview of the ESOL provision within their region Their new site includes: ESOL teaching resources  (general) ESOL Resources …

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