News

31 08, 2020

Ag Eisteacht are Hiring…

Ag Eisteacht are hiring for a full time, flexible, office and training administrator for their head office based in Northridge House, Cork. Contract Type: This role will be a full-time office based contract. The contract will be for 12 months initially with the possibility of extension. A 3-month probationary period applies. Salary is dependent on experience. Click Here for Ag Eisteacht Administrator Job Description  

25 08, 2020

We are Open..

Delighted to announce that we are back and open for business. We continue to deliver training on-line and can tailor it to centres specific needs. Due to government guidelines, face to face training has seen a reduction in class size numbers due to the 2 meter social distancing rules. Pre-booking is required on all courses and early booking is advised as numbers are limited. Please contact the centre for further information on 021 4536551 or email claire.coakley@stlukeshome.ie

25 08, 2020

ABLE Brief Intervention Training Online

4 06, 2020

Centre Update & Online Training

Due to the COVID-19 crisis the centre remains closed. However we are now delighted to announce that we are offering a suite of online training. CLICK HERE to see what's coming up. Courses can be tailored to meet specific needs of centres. Please give us a call or drop us an email to discuss this further on 021 4536551 or info@northridgehouse.ie.

18 03, 2020

All Training Postponed

All courses have been postponed until at least 30th March due to CoVid-19. Our Annual Conference that was due to take place in April has also been postponed. We will keep you up to date to the best of our ability. For any queries call us on 021 4536551.

6 03, 2020

Temporary Restriction on Visitors to St . Luke’s Home

As of Friday, 6th March, families of residents of St. Luke's Home have been informed that there will be a temporary restriction on visiting the Nursing Home in the light of the current concerns re Coronavirus. With our focus on the well being of our residents this decision will be reviewed on a daily basis and we will keep you informed. Thank you in advance for your co-operation.   https://www2.hse.ie/conditions/coronavirus/coronavirus.html  

25 02, 2020

Conference Competition

We are running a competition at the moment to raise awareness of our upcoming Healthcare Conference "Dementia: Today & Tomorrow " in the Radisson Blu Hotel, Little Island, Cork on Thursday 2nd April and our Masterclasses that will be held here in Northridge House on Friday 3rd April. The prize for the winner is a ticket to the Conference and tickets to both Masterclasses. These tickets are valued at €175 - €200. To be in with a chance of winning all you have to do is check out our short promo video for these events below, then like and share! [...]

6 02, 2020

Healthcare Professional Carers Training

Skillnet program returns on 25th March for more training for QQI Level 5 Care of the Older Person, QQI Level 5 Care Skills, This program also includes Manual & Patient Handling, Safeguarding, Infection Control, and CPR, plus additional courses. Applications are now being taken, and applicants will be interviewed at the end of February. Contact Claire Coakley at claire.coakley@stlukeshome.ie or phone 021 4536551.

11 01, 2020

ABLE Brief Intervention Training

Cork charity, Ag Eisteacht, is running brief intervention training in Cork for frontline staff working in health, social care and community roles. The ABLE training model develops practitioners’ ability to build relationships and to manage boundaries. The three-day course takes place in Cork on February 25th and March 10th & 11th at Northridge House, Castle Road, Blackrock, Cork, T12 H970. The four step, practical ABLE model underpinning the training, allows participants to Adopt a relational approach, Build rapport and manage boundaries of time, Listen actively and reflectively, Empower clients and end the intervention appropriately. ABLE training is approved for CPD [...]

7 01, 2020

QQI Level 5 Course Starting Soon

Looking for a new Career? Training as a Healthcare Assistant/Support worker offers a new direction. Start with the essential Care of the Older Person, a QQI Level 5 course run over 10 Tuesday evenings at Northridge House, commencing 21st January: Course includes additional certificates in Safeguarding and End of Life Care : Contact Claire 0214536551