News from May 2019

17 May 2019
Tipperary ETB student Gerard Maher took part in last year's awareness videos
This year’s 'Take the first step' awareness campaign will kick off with a special conference celebrating International Literacy Day in September.Take part in our videos This year, NALA would like to produce videos promoting ETB services available in your area. The videos will feature contact...
16 May 2019
Guidelines for inclusion of people with intellectual disabilities in adult literacy services
NALA is currently co-ordinating a research and development project on the inclusion of people with intellectual disabilities in adult literacy services. It aims to support ETBs to share good practice in inclusion and strengthen their capacity to serve adults with intellectual disabilities.The...
10 May 2019
We are hiring distance learning tutors
NALA is currently recruiting for the role of Project Officer. The successful candidate will be responsible for the development and testing of an online skills checking tool while also managing key stakeholder relationships. In addition, he/she will support the project manager in planning and...
8 May 2019
Adult learners want you to use your vote for literacy on 24 May
Vote for councillors and MEPs who value adult literacy, education and lifelong learningAhead of this month’s local and European elections, the National Adult Literacy Agency (NALA) is calling for people to vote for councillors and MEPs who will support and invest in adult literacy, education and...