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Caroline Hosey discusses her time at Portobello studying Early Childhood Studies News Slope
Caroline Hosey discusses her time at Portobello studying Early Childhood Studies

Caroline Hosey talks about studying Early Childhood Studies and her experience in Portobello.

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Aoife Doonan reviews her time studying Fashion buying and Merchandising. News Slope
Aoife Doonan reviews her time studying Fashion buying and Merchandising.

Aoife talks about her experience with Portobello while studying Fashion Buying and Merchandising.

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Lorna Skelly discusses her intership in Primark News Slope
Lorna Skelly discusses her intership in Primark

Past student of our Fashion department, Lorna discusses being an intern for Primark

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Joanne Loye looks at her time as an intern for Primark News Slope
Joanne Loye looks at her time as an intern for Primark

Past student of Fashion Buying and Merchandising, Joanne talks about what her experience with Primark was like.

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A Review of Our Interns for Best Seller News Slope
A Review of Our Interns for Best Seller

Seamus Staunton discusses how our students are doing on their internship for Best Seller

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Shannon gets hands on experience News Slope
Shannon gets hands on experience

Shannon Byrne, a Sports Therapy student, shares her experience of providing support at the 2019 IronMan event. In addition to her support at major sporting events, she has also interned and has subsequently started working as a Sports Massage Therapist at a Physiotherapy Clinic.

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Visualising her future in fashion News Slope
Visualising her future in fashion

Following her Visual Display course, Emma Ryan secured a position as the Visual Manager at Marks and Spencer. Together with her team of 9 people she is responsible for the visual excellence at their city centre store.

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Because I hold a level 7 qualification, I could apply for the additional funding of €9,405* this year! News Slope
Because I hold a level 7 qualification, I could apply for the additional funding of €9,405* this year!

Upon completing her level 7, Jessica not only qualified for the higher capitation grant but also thoroughly enjoyed her return to education.

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Anna takes alternative route to train as a nurse News Slope
Anna takes alternative route to train as a nurse

Having completed her QQI level 5 in Nursing Studies, Anna heads to London University to study children’s nursing.

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Ross IWFM qualifications to go with his new job! News Slope
Ross IWFM qualifications to go with his new job!

Ross found the content of the IWFM Level 3 to be extremely relevant and he applies it daily in his new FM role.

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Lynn Nelson shares her inspirational insight News Slope
Lynn Nelson shares her inspirational insight

Recent fashion buying and merchandising graduate Lynn Nelson shares her course experience and internship insight

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Recent graduate Ciara McGarry's inspiring insight News Slope
Recent graduate Ciara McGarry's inspiring insight

Recent fashion buying graduate Ciara McGarry starts her internship at Pamela Scott later this month shares her journey

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Matthew’s sports degree leads to a Career as a PE Teacher News Slope
Matthew’s sports degree leads to a Career as a PE Teacher

Matthew Bursey was passionate about sports and teaching others, however, he didn’t believe he had the academic ability to become a PE teacher until now!

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Sheena Heavey on her new role as SNA News Slope
Sheena Heavey on her new role as SNA

We were absolutely delighted to catch-up with past student Sheena Heavey on how she’s getting on in her new role

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Sophie Briscoe Kelly since graduating from makeup artistry News Slope
Sophie Briscoe Kelly since graduating from makeup artistry

There are multiple options within industry for students to consider and to use the skills learned in class

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Recent catch up with makeup artistry graduate Ciara O Toole News Slope
Recent catch up with makeup artistry graduate Ciara O Toole

I was delighted to be invited to do a guest demo with current students

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Geraldine Retrains as a Travel Agent News Slope
Geraldine Retrains as a Travel Agent

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

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Amy Caffrey's career is taking off! News Slope
Amy Caffrey's career is taking off!

From her initial role in Slot Allocation with Ryanair, Amy landed a position in Flight Planning after just eight months. As a result of undertaking the Airline Studies, Amy is working in jobs she previously didn’t know existed!

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

John Patrick always dreamed of working in aviation and the Airline and Cabin Crew Studies course at Portobello Institute made this dream come true.

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Sinead Frew, fashion buying student to working for luxury brand in Toronto News Slope
Sinead Frew, fashion buying student to working for luxury brand in Toronto

Sinead completed fashion buying & merchandising course in 2017 now works for luxury brand Holt Renfrew in Toronto

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