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Irene Harpur – How Play Therapy and SNA Skills Can Work Together Irene Harpur – How Play Therapy and SNA Skills Can Work Together

Irene Harpur – How Play Therapy and SNA Skills Can Work Together

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Claire McEntee – The Value of Therapeutic Play Skills After 15 Years as an SNA Claire McEntee – The Value of Therapeutic Play Skills After 15 Years as an SNA

Claire McEntee – The Value of Therapeutic Play Skills After 15 Years as an SNA

Early Years & Montessori

Special Needs Assisting

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Sean Moriarty – Physiotherapy Through an Alternative Route Sean Moriarty – Physiotherapy Through an Alternative Route

Sean Moriarty – Physiotherapy Through an Alternative Route

Alumni of Sports Therapy

Sports

Sean Moriarty came through a PLC before attaining his degree from Portobello Institute. He is already working with multiple teams.

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Colm Dunne – Success as a PE Teacher Through Portobello Institute Colm Dunne – Success as a PE Teacher Through Portobello Institute

Colm Dunne – Success as a PE Teacher Through Portobello Institute

Alumni of PE and Coaching

Sports

Colm Dunne came through Portobello Institute's PE and Coaching degree to earn a place on UL's Teaching Masters in PE.

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Dan O’Mahony – Sports Therapy Helped Me to the RCSI Degree in Physiotherapy Dan O’Mahony – Sports Therapy Helped Me to the RCSI Degree in Physiotherapy

Dan O’Mahony – Sports Therapy Helped Me to the RCSI Degree in Physiotherapy

Alumni of Sports Therapy

Sports

Dan O'Mahony earned his Masters degree from The Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland after graduating from Portobello Institute.

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Cathal Brady – Inspiring Sports Therapy Students to a Fulfilling Career Cathal Brady – Inspiring Sports Therapy Students to a Fulfilling Career

Cathal Brady – Inspiring Sports Therapy Students to a Fulfilling Career

Alumni of Sports Therapy

Sports

Cathal Brady runs his own sports therapy clinic, lectures at Portobello and works with various sports teams across different codes.

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Donna Power – Sports Therapy was Inspired by my Children Donna Power – Sports Therapy was Inspired by my Children

Donna Power – Sports Therapy was Inspired by my Children

Alumni of Sports Therapy

Sports

Donna Power's life changed when she had children. She never imagined she would become a sports therapist but is delighted that she did.

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Thomas Maher – Sports Therapy and Stepping Forward with Portobello Institute Thomas Maher – Sports Therapy and Stepping Forward with Portobello Institute

Thomas Maher – Sports Therapy and Stepping Forward with Portobello Institute

Alumni of Sports Therapy

Sports

Thomas Maher is a mature student who was a qualified personal trainer in his own gym. Now he has opened his own sports therapy clinic.

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Aoife Fleming – Sports Therapy Opens Opportunities in Hydrotherapy Aoife Fleming – Sports Therapy Opens Opportunities in Hydrotherapy

Aoife Fleming – Sports Therapy Opens Opportunities in Hydrotherapy

Alumni of Sports Therapy

Sports

Aoife Fleming helped to save a child's life when she was younger and after that she knew she wanted to become a hydrotherapist.

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Tom Murphy – My Sports Psychology Degree Will Help Me Inspire Children Tom Murphy – My Sports Psychology Degree Will Help Me Inspire Children

Tom Murphy – My Sports Psychology Degree Will Help Me Inspire Children

Alumni of Psychology, Coaching and PE

Sports

Tom Murphy was 18 and left without a Leaving Certificate after his professional soccer career. Portobello Institute gave him direction.

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Matthew Bursey – PE and Coaching Helped Me from Leinster to Exeter Matthew Bursey – PE and Coaching Helped Me from Leinster to Exeter

Matthew Bursey – PE and Coaching Helped Me from Leinster to Exeter

Alumni of PE and Coaching

Sports

Matthew Bursey says that he owes much of his professional success to the guidance he received at Portobello Institute.

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Aoife Scally – Psychology Helps Me Treat the Whole Person Aoife Scally – Psychology Helps Me Treat the Whole Person

Aoife Scally – Psychology Helps Me Treat the Whole Person

Alumni of Psychology, Coaching and PE

Sports

Aoife Scally was a qualified physiotherapist who wanted to help her patients even more by adding psychology to her repertoire.

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Eoin Byrne – Performance Analysis Allowed me to Work with the Very Best Eoin Byrne – Performance Analysis Allowed me to Work with the Very Best

Eoin Byrne – Performance Analysis Allowed me to Work with the Very Best

Alumni of Sports Science and PE

Sports

Eoin Byrne turned his Portobello Institute degree into roles with RTE and Eir Sport.

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Lorna Masterson – Facilities Management MSc Was Perfect for Me Lorna Masterson – Facilities Management MSc Was Perfect for Me

Lorna Masterson – Facilities Management MSc Was Perfect for Me

Alumni of MSc in Facilities & Workplace Management

Facilities Management

"The lectures are robust, interactive and offer vast avenues to further learning as each student sees fit."

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Hazel O’Connor – Early Years Setting Owner Achieves First Class Honours Hazel O’Connor – Early Years Setting Owner Achieves First Class Honours

Hazel O’Connor – Early Years Setting Owner Achieves First Class Honours

Early Years & Montessori

“It was brilliant, the project I picked was something I was really interested in, I’m delighted because I put a lot into it"

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“You can Achieve your Dream…  Dream Big, Bold, and Daring!” “You can Achieve your Dream…  Dream Big, Bold, and Daring!”

“You can Achieve your Dream… Dream Big, Bold, and Daring!”

Airline and Cabin Crew Studies graduate

Travel & Tourism

John dreamed of working in aviation and the Airline & Cabin Crew Studies course at Portobello Institute made his dreams come true!

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Amy’s career is taking off! Amy’s career is taking off!

Amy’s career is taking off!

Airline and Cabin Crew Studies graduate

Travel & Tourism

As a result of undertaking the Airline Studies, Amy is working in jobs she previously didn’t know existed!

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Joanne Loye – Primark Internship Led to Dream Buying Job Thanks To Portobello Contacts Joanne Loye – Primark Internship Led to Dream Buying Job Thanks To Portobello Contacts

Joanne Loye – Primark Internship Led to Dream Buying Job Thanks To Portobello Contacts

Business of Fashion graduate

Business of Fashion

"Ann Maire knows what it takes to become a buyer and has amazing contacts to help you get your foot into certain buying offices"

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Lynn Nelson – Career Change to Fashion Buying With Best Sellar Internship Lynn Nelson – Career Change to Fashion Buying With Best Sellar Internship

Lynn Nelson – Career Change to Fashion Buying With Best Sellar Internship

Business of Fashion graduate

Business of Fashion

“Our tutors were so friendly and easy to approach which made the experience much better. My class really made my experience great too"

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Georgia Hall – Online Fashion Learning Success From Portobello to New Zealand Georgia Hall – Online Fashion Learning Success From Portobello to New Zealand

Georgia Hall – Online Fashion Learning Success From Portobello to New Zealand

Business of Fashion graduate

Business of Fashion

"I loved the course content and all the tutors were extremely helpful. I’m definitely excited to get my fashion buying career underway"

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Nicole – Fashion Buying Career Success with Help From Portobello Tutors Nicole – Fashion Buying Career Success with Help From Portobello Tutors

Nicole – Fashion Buying Career Success with Help From Portobello Tutors

Business of Fashion graduate

Business of Fashion

"It has given me the confidence and knowledge to believe in myself and my ability to progress into my career as a buyer"

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Eileen McLoughlin – Progressing from BA (Ord) to BA (Hons) in Early Childhood Studies Eileen McLoughlin – Progressing from BA (Ord) to BA (Hons) in Early Childhood Studies

Eileen McLoughlin – Progressing from BA (Ord) to BA (Hons) in Early Childhood Studies

Early Years Graduate

Early Years & Montessori

"It has given me a sense of achievement and makes me feel good about myself – it’s never too late to reach your goals"

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Ramune Tamoskiene – Blended Learning Early Childhood Studies Success Ramune Tamoskiene – Blended Learning Early Childhood Studies Success

Ramune Tamoskiene – Blended Learning Early Childhood Studies Success

Early Years Graduate

Early Years & Montessori

"This course gave me professional competence, self-respect, self-confidence, and has changed my whole understanding of childcare"

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Lauren – Gaining Confidence During Early Years Degree After Long Break From Studying Lauren – Gaining Confidence During Early Years Degree After Long Break From Studying

Lauren – Gaining Confidence During Early Years Degree After Long Break From Studying

Early Years Graduate

Early Years & Montessori

“I have so much more confidence now in this field and it has taught me that I am well able to do anything I put my mind to”

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Frankie Farrell overcame his learning difficulties to become a tour guide at Guinness Storehouse Frankie Farrell overcame his learning difficulties to become a tour guide at Guinness Storehouse

Frankie Farrell overcame his learning difficulties to become a tour guide at Guinness Storehouse

Tour Guide Graduate

Travel & Tourism

“Tutors at Portobello Institute – they believed in me, supported me and helped me every step of the way – in so many ways!"

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Geraldine Nicholson Geraldine Nicholson

Geraldine Nicholson

After years in retail, Geraldine returned to study Travel & Tourism and is now employed as a Travel Consultant with Club Travel.

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Caroline Hosey – Successful Early Childhood Studies Degree While ‘Juggling Everything’ Caroline Hosey – Successful Early Childhood Studies Degree While ‘Juggling Everything’

Caroline Hosey – Successful Early Childhood Studies Degree While ‘Juggling Everything’

Early Years & Montessori

"I have gained a lot from participating in the programme and am very happy to have been able to put this knowledge into practice"

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Aoife Doonan – Working Towards Her Dream Job in Fashion Aoife Doonan – Working Towards Her Dream Job in Fashion

Aoife Doonan – Working Towards Her Dream Job in Fashion

Business of Fashion

"My dream job is to be a successful fashion buyer in this ever-growing industry. This course has helped put those wheels in motion"

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Lorna Skelly – Fashion Buying Internship To Dream Job Lorna Skelly – Fashion Buying Internship To Dream Job

Lorna Skelly – Fashion Buying Internship To Dream Job

Business of Fashion

Business of Fashion

"From my internship l was offered a position in the buying department of Primark. Dreams do come true with the help of Portobello!"

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Shannon Byrne – Sport Therapy Course Graduate to Clinic Owner in One Month Shannon Byrne – Sport Therapy Course Graduate to Clinic Owner in One Month

Shannon Byrne – Sport Therapy Course Graduate to Clinic Owner in One Month

Alumni of Sports Therapy

Sports

Shannon Byrne opened her own clinic within a month of graduating and has since hired her first employee, who is a Portobello student.

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Jessica Mooney – Higher Cap For Setting Owner With Level 7 Degree Jessica Mooney – Higher Cap For Setting Owner With Level 7 Degree

Jessica Mooney – Higher Cap For Setting Owner With Level 7 Degree

Early Years & Montessori

"I thought I knew a lot, I have over 20 years experience running my own pre-school, but what I know is only the tip of the iceberg"

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Ross Fagan – Facilities Management Kick-Started My Career Ross Fagan – Facilities Management Kick-Started My Career

Ross Fagan – Facilities Management Kick-Started My Career

Alumni of IWFM Level 3

Facilities Management

Ross Fagan completed the IWFM Level 3 and Level 5 courses and we are absolutely delighted to share his journey.

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Ciara McGarry – Upskilling Her Fashion Design Degree With Buying and Merchandising Ciara McGarry – Upskilling Her Fashion Design Degree With Buying and Merchandising

Ciara McGarry – Upskilling Her Fashion Design Degree With Buying and Merchandising

Business of Fashion

“The digital marketing module and utilising social media was especially relevant and are essential to any business these days"

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Sheena Heavey Sheena Heavey

Sheena Heavey

Special Needs Assisting

Sheena Heavey talks on how she’s getting on in her new role as a Special Needs Assistant since finishing up at Portobello Institute.

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