Industry & Employer Connect
A central aim of our college is to establish a range of ways that embed Industry engagement in many of the services that the college support, with the overall goal of enhancing the student experience, enabling each student to reach their full potential and providing opportunities for networking with industry and businesses during their time here in the college.
We are always looking to establish new links and relationships with industry/businesses and welcome the opportunity to liaise with your business to see how we can achieve this.
The college has a dedicated Industry Connect team who are involved in all aspects of industry and employer engagement facilitating multiple opportunities for learners to establish links with/reach out to employers.
There are a number of areas where businesses and prospective employers have engaged with Cork College of FET, Morrison’s Island Campus previously:
- Contribution to Course Reviews
- Provision of Work experience
- Facilitate a talk/presentation as a Guest Speaker(s)
- Facilitate a talk/presentation at our Enterprise event.
- Attendance at our Employer Connect event.
- Provision of CV/interview preparation and/or LinkedIn workshops to learners.
- Site Visits to their business.
- Forging links with employers to provide a mentor role in relations to project work of learners.
We also have an Industry linked mentor programme. Apprenticeship students benefit from a joint workplace and college-based mentor scheme with dedicated support in a collaboration with employers.
We are open to new ideas around relevant Industry engagement and we would welcome any queries in relation to this.
If you would like to engage or connect with us, fill in the form underneath and we will be in contact.
Industry Connect Team Members: Noreen Forde & Paul Cotter
Please email: email@example.com to liaise with any member of the team.
If you have a job vacancy that you would like us to advertise to our students, you can fill in the details on our Jobs Advertisement page.
Note: The priority of the college is keeping your data safe and to comply with GDPR. The information you provide will be shared only in the manner intended.
Contact us at (Or use the form below):
Cork College of FET, Morrison’s Island Campus,
Cork City, T12 H685.