Contacting your Guidance Counsellor

If you wish to talk to your Guidance Counsellor, Mr. Kearney, in relation to any Mental Health Issues, you can: pop up to his office in the library for a chat email him directly at guidance@bgsmail.ie leave a note in the lockbox outside of his office, or under the door

Incoming 1st Year Parents: Subject Choice

Please find below a summary Subject Fact-sheets Materials Technology Wood Technical Graphics Business Studies Art, Craft and Design Home Economics German Music     Further Information Practical   Materials Technology Wood Science   Mathematics   Science Artistic   Art, Craft Design   Music   Technical Graphics Humanities   French   History   Spanish   English   Geography   German   Gaeilge Social   CSPE   Physical Education   Home Economics   Religious…

Summer Activities 2017

Please find various activities in the Summer category at the very bottom of the homepage or by clicking this https://bgsguidance.wordpress.com/category/summer/  

Summer: IT Camps

IT Summer Camps – June 2017 Due to increased demand we have decided to offer two camps this year, both taking place during the same week. There is a Junior and Senior Camp. We are now accepting application forms for our one week IT Summer Camps Camp Dates: 12th-16th June 2017 Sponsored by HEA ‌…

Summer: Entrepreneurship Camp

A new Entrepreneurship Summer Camp for 2nd Level Students Entrepreneurship Summer Camp 2017 Share this Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Share on Google+ 17 May 2017 ‌ UCC will host its first second-level Entrepreneurship, Creativity and Innovation Summer Camp. Cork University Business School, UCC’s College of Business and Law and Blackstone LaunchPad at UCC…

Apprenticeships: Cadetships in Defence Forces

Cadetships in The Irish Defence Forces Now Open for Application   Wednesday, March 22, 2017 The Defence Forces are launching this year’s Cadetship Competition today [22 March 2017]. The Officer Cadet Competition is held annually and is the only way for potential candidates to join the Defence Forces to become an Officer. Below are the…

Apprenticeships: Garda Reserves

300 Garda Reserve places on offer   300 Garda reserve places are on offer as a new recruitment drive gets underway.‘Give Something Back’ is theme of the Reserves campaign which follows a Government commitment to increase the strength of the Garda Reserve to 2,000 by 2021. People of various nationalities, skill sets, ages and backgrounds…

Finance: SUSI Grant & Financial Supports

Information Talk on SUSI Grant & Other Financial Supports for Students:                      Munster Arms Hotel, Bandon on Tuesday, 4th April at 7pm (Organised as part of the Cork ETB Lifelong Learning week)   There will be information on the following: Steps in completing the SUSI application form Eligibility criteria for the student grant,…

Study in Europe: Healthcare Courses Updates

  Italian Med Schools As usual, Italian med schools are sticking to a very late application timeline. Though the Ministry of Education confirmed recently that the entrance test (IMAT) to the schools that teach through English is on 14th September, they have yet to confirm other elements of this timeline. Note that IMAT was on…

Study in Europe: Practical Dutch Uni. Courses and École Poly in Paris

Dutch Applied Universities: a Hidden Gem? More and more Irish students are discovering the value of Universities of Applied Sciences accross Europe (particularly in the Netherlands, but also in countries such as Denmark and Germany). Such is the level of interest from Irish students in studying in these universities, that a group of Dutch Universities…