The Montessori method of pre-school education has been around since the 1800's and a role as a teacher within a school can be extremely rewarding. The freedom of movement for children is the main ethos behind this method whereby the child comes first, the environment second and the teacher...

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Following on from fantastic feedback from last years Travel & Tourism students the Northern Ireland Tourist board will once more deliver a guest lecture to our students.  Elyena O Kane of NITB was extremely impressed with the calibre of students from Portobello Institute who showed immense...

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We've all been there.  You walk up to a make up counter unsure of what you are looking for and ten minutes later you leave the store with a lipstick in a shade you will never wear and some expensive brushes that you don't know how to use.  With this in mind Portobello Institute set about devising...

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Last year Portobello Institue were the first education provider to be awarded the BIFM accreditation and since then have successfully delivered this Level 5 Facilities Management course which has set the standard for those wishing to pursue a career in Facilities Management.  The college prides...

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Our course directors work tirelessly building relationship with industry bodies and experts with an aim to providing the student with first hand experience in thier chosen sector.  Throughout their course students will partake in a number of key field trips and most recently our Facilities...

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We are always delighted to hear our students have been successful in securing jobs in their chosen sector.  Three of our Fashion Buying and Merchandising students have recently landed their dream job with highstreet retailers Pennys and Elvery Sports. Eibhlinn Fahey completed the Fashion Buying...

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Gemma Faus, freelance make up artist and tutor at Portobello Institute hand picks her top make up products and what she can't live without. Maybelline gel eyeliner - I love this product and its cheap.  Its waterproof, doesn't dry out your eyes, smooth and easy to apply.  It comes with a brush and...

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The British Institute of Facilities Management (BIFM) Ireland Region in Association with the BIFM Ireland Conference have officially launched a new award to recognise and organisation that has made an outstanding and valuable contribution to the FM Industry in Ireland.  Entries were welcome from...

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On May 21st at St Marys Church, Dawson Street Portobello Institute held their summer 2011 Graduation Ceremony.  The church is the ideal venue with its beautiful interior and furnishings.  On the day the college were extremely proud of its graduates which were a mix of Montessori, Fashion Buying...

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After all the hard work and hours of study and dedication our full and part-time students from 2010 graduated at the Concert Hall, RDS.  Over 200 students attended on the day to receive their well deserved Diplomas which will lead them onto the first step of their career ladders in their chosen...

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Portobello Institute are delighted to announce the appointment of new ebusiness and Internet Marketing tutor Eoghan O'Sullivan.  Eoghan comes with a wealth of experience in this field and we are excited to have him on board, and for our students to gain a real insight into the fast paced sector of...

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Portobello Institute are excited to announce the launch of their new BIFM accredited Facilities Management course which commences on 23rd June, the same day as World FM takes place.  World FM is a Global FM initiative to celebrate the importance of the FM profession.  It aims to raise the FM...

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