Transition Year

TY PROVISIONAL CALENDAR 2022-23 TBD

Subject Choice Presentation (for TY students picking subjects for Leaving Certificate): TY Subject Choice Presentation

The Transition Year programme runs for one year after third year and is not obligatory at Crescent, although the majority of students do undertake this programme.

Transition Years get the opportunity to participate in the following programmes:

Work Experience       IT- Information Technology       
Foreign Language Exchange
School Show
Fast Friends – Working with children who have special needs
Silver Surfers – Teaching the elderly how to use a computer    
TEFL – Teaching English as a foreign language
Film Making Course
Transition Years also get the opportunity to go on two overnight trips. One is the Burren Outdoor Education Centre. The other is a trip to Achill.

CRESCENT EXPRESS SCHOOL NEWSLETTER

TY students produce our school newsletter on a monthly basis. The Crescent Express has input from all the school’s communities and is always happy to receive news, articles of interest and photographs.

TRANSITION YEAR WORK EXPERIENCE INFORMATION 2022/23 –  Work Experience Day for All Classes: Friday

Available documents  – these documents will assist you in obtaining work-experience.

C V Template
Structuring Your CV
Interview Questions
Skills that Employers Want

WORK EXPERIENCE PACKS:

BLOCK A:  Ogilvie (4A), Hopkins (4B), Meyer (4C):  TY Work Experience Pack Sept-Dec available in in App > Consent forms

For Classes:  Fielde (4D), Arrupé (4E), de Chardin (4F):  TY Work Experience Pack Jan-May will be available in the App in December > Consent forms.

Please complete one form FOR EACH placement.

If attending primary school for work experience you will be required to furnish the primary school with the completed Statutory Declaration Form prior to commencing work experience. Statutory Declaration Oct 2017

VETTING FORM:  

Vetting Instructions

      Vetting NVB1 Form & Consent Form  

REQUIRED IF ATTENDING PRIMARY SCHOOL FOR WORK EXPERIENCE: Statutory Declaration Oct 2017

GUIDELINES FOR WORK EXPERIENCE:
1. Health and Safety in the Workplace
2. TY Code of Conduct
3. Student Induction Checklist

Introduction to Coding

Following on from the talk given by Mr Brendan Ryan and Mr Brian Keating click here: Introduction to Coding Links and Information to access links to online coding classes and other important information.