Career Guidance

Dunboyne College of Further Education offers Career Guidance Support to students in the form of one to one and group/class careers information sessions.

This service also includes:

  • College Open Days in DCFE

  • Advice on University/IT progression routes and links

  • College entry requirements and help with CAO/UCAS (UK entry systems) applications

  • Information on employment, labour market trends and CV preparation

  • SUSI grants

  • Information on past student progression

The student Moodle page will have a career section updated with upcoming events and information plus information on the drop in service.

Meabh Nimmo and Derek Ball are our Career Guidance counsellors. If you have any questions or would like more information don't hesitate to contact Meabh by email or Derek Ball by email

Meet Our Career Guidance Counsellors

Meabh Nimmo

Career Guidance Counsellor

Derek Ball

Career Guidance Counsellor

Leisure & Services Department

  • Airline Studies

  • Beauty Therapy

  • Hairdressing

  • Professional Cookery

  • Sports Management and Coaching

  • Sports Injury Prevention and Massage Therapy

  • Animal Care and Grooming

  • Horsemanship and Equine Business

Science Department

  • Pre-University Science

  • Pre-University Agricultural Science

  • Pre-University Forensic Science

  • Pre-University Environmental Science

  • Pre-University Sports Science

  • Pre-University Food Science-Nutrition, Health and Well-Being

  • Pre-University Animal Science

Arts, Law & Teaching Department

  • Pre-University Arts

  • Pre-University Liberal Arts

  • Pre-University Teaching

  • Pre-University Law

  • Pre-University Business Law

Business Department

  • Pre-University Business

  • Pre-University Business & Accounting

  • Pre-Apprenticeship Banking, Insurance & Financial Services

  • Legal and Medical Secretary

  • Office Accounts Administration and Information Processing

  • Journalism, Digital Media and Public Relations

  • Tourism and Business

Health & Community Care

  • Social Studies/Social Care

  • Youth and Community Work

  • Applied Psychology

  • Criminology and Psychology

  • Childcare/Special Needs Assistant

  • Pre-University Nursing with Midwifery Option

  • Healthcare Assistant

  • Pre-Paramedic Fire and Ambulance

  • Physiotherapy Studies

  • Occupational Therapy

  • Pharmacy Assistant

Computer & Design Department

  • Software Development and Games Design

  • Creative Digital Media

  • Online Marketing/ eBusiness

  • Computer Systems and Networks

  • Graphic Design

  • Architectural Technology and Design

  • Media and Film Production

  • Music Performance

  • Sound Production

  • Art (Fine Art and Design/2D)

  • Animation