Junior Achievement Ireland
Over the past number of years and continuing to date St Tieranans along with Junior Achievement Ireland have run some of the following programmes:
- Economics of Staying in School
- JA Enterprise in Action
- Smart Futures
- Finance your Future
- Career Success
Each programme varies in length to 5-6 weeks with the volunteers visiting the class once a week. Volunteers will deliver a programme structured by JA while adding their life experiences to relevant sections. Students will be given different opportunities to ask questions and investigate the career path of the volunteer.
Examples of companies involved with the deliverance of programmes in St Tiernan’s Community school include but not limited to; EY, Central Bank of Ireland, Environmental Protection Agency, Mason Hayes and Curran, and AIB.