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Fri 15 Jul

PG Dip in Child Protection and Welfare

Closing date for applications: Friday 15 July 2022

Trinity College Dublin

The School of Social Work and Social Policy, TCD are delighted to announce the PG Dip in Child Protection and Welfare intake 2022/2023

PROGRAMME INFORMATION: This national, multi-disciplinary, in-service course is aimed at experienced, professionally qualified personnel who carry regular responsibility for management/training/frontline delivery of child protection and welfare services. Course participants normally include service managers and supervisory/main grade professionals (social workers, public health nurses, psychologists, doctors, Gardai, child-care workers, speech and language therapists, teachers, lawyers, youth and project workers, etc.).
For further details please visit our website: 

COURSE STRUCTURE: The course runs for nine separate weeks spread over the academic year (September -May). Once a month students will attend classes in TCD for three full days (typically Monday -Wednesday 9.30am-4.00pm) with further self-directed study days. Full attendance at college is expected.

ENTRY CRITERIA: All applicants must have a degree or equivalent professional qualification. In addition, a minimum of three years’ professional experience working with some aspect of the child protection and welfare system within Ireland is required.

Applications are made via the following link: 

Closing date for applications: Friday 15 July 2022