SNA

More SNA’s to be hired in 2021 – Progressive College

Budget 2021 has allocated €2 billion to special needs education. This has resulted in the creation of 990 additional SNA posts, bringing the whole time equivalent (WTE) number of SNA posts to 18,000 for the 2021/22 school term. The recruitment of hundreds of additional teachers and special needs assistants have been announced as part of...

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childcare

How to become a Childcare (ECCE) Worker

Our Level 5 Childcare Course at Progressive College is designed to equip the learners with the knowledge, skills and competencies to work independently and under supervision in a range of Early Childhood Care and Education (ECCE) settings and or to progress to higher education and training.  The programme is delivered on a part-time basis.  Learners...

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How To Become An SNA

How To Become An SNA

As the name suggests, an SNA is someone who assists children with special needs. The primary duty of an SNA is to provide support for children with disabilities or additional needs.

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