Education, Training and Careers News

New headteacher for Henry Bloom Noble

Rachel Ashley has been appointed as the new headteacher for Henry Bloom Noble Primary School. Mrs Ashley has 23 years’ teaching experience, including six as...
Tuesday, 2 April 2019

School bus fares to rise by 10p

School bus fares will cost 40p a journey from today (Tuesday 2 April) for those using Go School smart travel cards. The change has been made to generate extra...
Tuesday, 2 April 2019

Local athletes to receive support through 2019/20 Isle of Man Sport Aid scholarship

Isle of Man Sport Aid has announced that it will be supporting fifty-eight local athletes through the 2019/20 Isle of Man Sport Aid scholarship programme.  The...
Thursday, 14 March 2019

Inclusion to be highlighted in training to school staff

Teachers and staff who work at schools on the Island are to undertake training on inclusion, which will include autism awareness training, to help expand their...
Tuesday, 12 March 2019

Parents reminded to register their children for school

Parents with children who will be turning five in the academic year 2019/2020 are being reminded they must register with a school well in advance by the...
Wednesday, 9 January 2019

Dental Nurse Apprentices supported by Government’s apprenticeship scheme

The first group of Dental Nurse Apprentices to be supported by the Isle of Man Government’s Skills Development Scheme have been awarded Level 3 Diplomas in...
Wednesday, 19 December 2018

Applications open for 2019 Ella Olesen Scholarship

Applications for this year’s Ella Olesen Scholarship have opened. Female degree students who have received funding for their studies from the Department of...
Friday, 23 November 2018

Isle of Man Arts Council returns with Free Lantern Workshops

After the success of last year’s lantern-making workshops, the Isle of Man Arts Council has announced their return for 2019. The workshops are a chance to...
Thursday, 25 October 2018

Isle of Man students to receive unique coins to mark centenary of Armistice Day

All those in full time education on the Island are set to receive a specially minted coin to mark the centenary of Armistice Day at the end of the First World...
Thursday, 11 October 2018

Isle of Man Sport Lecture 2018: Overcoming Adversity

On 25 October, inspirational runner Andy Grant will deliver the 6th Isle of Man Sport Lecture, which this year will be held at the University College Isle of...
Tuesday, 9 October 2018