Guidance Counsellors

Crescent has three Guidance Counsellors sharing the provision of Career Guidance and Counselling in the school.

Guidance Counsellors 2020/21

Ms.  Ita Danaher
Ms. Caroline Coughlan
Mr. Peter Moloney

To make an appointment with a Guidance Counsellor please telephone the school office – 061 229655 – and choose the appropriate option.


6th Year

5th Year

Student Placement Vetting Information:  
Please complete the two forms below and return to Michele in office to process
Vetting NVB1 Form & Consent Form
Proof of Identity

Transition Year

Transition Year Work Experience Objectives

Documents needing completion to fulfill TY work experience requirements for 2020/21.
You will need these documents to assist you in obtaining work-experience before the end of August 2020
Student Information:

C.V. template: C V Template
Structuring your C.V: Structuring Your CV
Interview questions: Interview Questions
Skills that Employers Want: skills-that-employers-want


Please click on link  Work Experience Pack Sept 2020-Dec 2020   OR   Work Experience Pack Jan 2021-May 2021
to download all information required for parents, employers, and students. ALSO REQUIRED IF COMMENCING WORK EXPERIENCE IN A PRIMARY SCHOOL – Furnish the relevant Primary School with completed Statutory Declaration Form:
Statutory Declaration Oct 2017
Transition Year Vetting
Vetting NVB1 Form & Consent Form
Proof of Identity

Work Experience Days by Class: Fridays


Subject Choice Information for Parents: Subject Choice Information for Parents
Leaving Cert Subject Options Summary: Leaving Cert Subject Options
Excellent site relating to work-experience(careersportal): Careers Portal
Relevant Subjects and Career Sectors:

Other:        DAT’s letter to Parents: DAT’s Letter to Parents

3rd Year

Leaving Cert Subject choice Powerpoint: Leaving Cert Subject Choice Powerpoint
Guide to Subject Choices for Transition Years and some Third Years: Leaving Cert Subject Choices
Third Year Study Skills: Study Skills for Third Years
Exam Techniques: Exam Techniques for Third Years
Worried about Exams:

1st Year

First Year Option Subjects Information Brief
First Year Subject Choices Options Sheet

Useful Web Links

Guidance Department Links