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Traineeship 2019-2020 now enrolling – Valuable career opportunity!

We are currently seeking applications for our Traineeship in Manufacturing, Supply Chain & Customer Service Logistics which will commence in November 2019.
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What our first Traineeship programme participants said…

In this short video, participants on our first Traineeship in Manufacturing, Supply Chain and Customer Service Logistics, explain how the programme had...

General Operative: Community Employment Programme

This is a developmental opportunity, no experience necessary. Accredited training will be provided to support your career.  Please contact...
The Enterprising Community by Senan Cooke

To celebrate the First National Social Enterprise Policy for Ireland WIN a copy of...

To celebrate the launch in July 2019 of the National Social Enterprise Policy for Ireland 2019-2022 Speedpak is offering you the opportunity of winning...

General Operative

Job Title: General Operative  Reporting to: The Operations Manager/ Assistant Operations Manager  ABOUT SPEEDPAK CLG  Speedpak CLG,...

Speedpak Contract Services – commercial and social enterprise in comfortable co-existence

Speedpak Contract Services has experienced a significant increase in its contract packing business over the past twelve months. This service primarily features fast-turnaround breaking bulk,...

Busy summer at Shamrock Rosettes social enterprise

While many businesses relax, take holidays or even close for a couple of weeks during the summer months, Speedpak Group's Shamrock Rosettes experiences its busiest...

Speedpak Group’s 2018 Financial Statements

The financial statements of Speedpak CLG are fully audited on an annual basis and are prepared in accordance with accounting standards generally accepted in...

Speedpak hosts Social Enterprise Policy launch event 

Speedpak CLG board and staff were honoured to host the Minister for Rural and Community Development, Michael Ring T.D. for the launch the new National Social...

Progress and Progression at Speedpak Group

Speedpak Group, uses its trading businesses Speedpak Contract Services and Shamrock Rosettes, to train and transform the lives of long-term unemployed people through employment. 2018 was a very...

Graduation Ceremony at Bewleys

A ‘This is Your Life’ moment was organised last month for former T1 trainee Luke Farrell by his new employer Bewley's at their Northern...

Celebrating Commitment and Achievement at First Traineeship Graduation Day

A Graduation Ceremony for participants of the first Traineeship in Manufacturing, Supply Chain and Customer Service Logistics was hosted by Coláiste Dhúlaigh College...

Speedpak Group Submission to the 2019 Draft National Social Enterprise Policy

Speedpak Group has made a submission to the draft National Social Enterprise Policy which was released for public consultation in April 2019. Click here to download and...

Thank you for helping make 2018 a success for the Speedpak Group!

Dear Investor, Supporter, Customer, Thank you for helping to make 2018 such a success for the Speedpak Group! 2018 was a busy year across our commercial...
Speedpak Traineeship Industry Partners

Traineeship Programme Industry Partner Christmas Lunch

We were delighted to host our Traineeship Industry Partners and Coláiste Dhúlaigh CFE for a lunch meeting in our Training Centre on Monday 17th...

Speedpak Group’s 2017 Financial Statements

The financial statements of Speedpak are fully audited on an annual basis and are prepared in accordance with accounting standards generally accepted in Ireland...

The Benefits of Workplace-based Learning for Trainees

A workplace-based training programme provides its trainees with opportunities that they likely would not get in a typical education environment. By having a real-world opportunity...
Dr. Lorcan Ó hÓbáin

In Remembrance: Lorcan Ó hÓbain

Lorcan Ó hÓbain who served as a Director of Speedpak between 2007 and 2013, sadly passed away on 1 June 2018. A ‘man of action’, Lorcan...
Speedpak Trainee Whitey Campbell with Speedpak CEO John P. Murphy receiving award from Minister Richard Bruton T.D. pictured with Deirdre Mortell (CEO, SIFI)

Speedpak Group wins Social Innovation Fund Ireland, Education Fund Award

Speedpak Group secured social investment from Social Innovation Fund Ireland (SIFI)’s Education Fund (with match grant funding from The Ireland Funds) for its Enhanced Skills Training Model at...

Speedpak Hosts Minister Michael Ring for Social Enterprise Announcement

We were delighted to host Minister Michael Ring T.D. at Speedpak on Tuesday 12th September where he announced the development of a National Policy on...

J.P. Morgan Careers Workshop – Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) in Action

Our Enhanced Skills Programme is a series of tailor-made, work-based training programmes that provide long-term unemployed people with the skills they need to...

Are You Looking For A New Career?

Are you unemployed? Did you leave school early? Would you like to re-train and get some skills for work? Did you drop out...

Speedpak Group 2016 Enhanced Skills Programme Awards Ceremony

The first of Speedpak Group’s new Enhanced Skills Programme participants were presented with their certificates by Minister for Education & Skills, Richard Bruton, T.D....

Workplace Coaching in a Social Enterprise

Coaching at Speedpak Group is delivered as part of the social enterprise dividend to the employees we set out to support. It is part of...

Thank You & Happy Christmas!

Dear Investor, Supporter, Customer,  Thank you for helping make 2016 such a success for the Speedpak Group! Trading, Training and Transforming is what we do. The...

Speedpak Group Brochure

The Speedpak Group brochure is now available to download in PDF format. Click here to download
Joe putting forklift to work

New Arrival Gives Speedpak a Lift!

A beautiful August sky heralded the arrival of Speedpak Group's latest addition, the Yale ERP 13VC forklift. In a year that has seen a substantial...

Speedpak Group’s 2015 Financial Statements published

The financial statements of Speedpak are fully audited on an annual basis and are prepared in accordance with accounting standards generally accepted in Ireland...

Speedpak Group Awards Ceremony and Report Launch 2015

Video of the 2015 Speedpak Group Awards Ceremony at which 15 members of staff received certification (equivalent to Fetac Level 4) as part of Speedpak's...

Evaluating Speedpak’s Workplace Learning Programme

The impact of up-skilling and formal learning on long-term unemployed people This report provides an analysis and evaluation of Speedpak’s workplace learning programme and its impact...

Speedpak’s Workplace Accreditation Model Highly Commended at AONTAS Star Awards

At the recent AONTAS Star Awards 2011 Speedpak was nominated and received a highly commended project award for its Workplace Accreditation Model (WAM©). About the...

Brogan Learns New Skills From Local Employees

"Dublin football Alan Brogan took time out of his busy schedule ... to visit a Northside based social enterprise that's making a positive impact...

Alan Brogan’s “On The Spot” Featuring Speedpak

"Ahead of Dublin's latest bid for Sam Maguire, Alan Brogan has been visiting Speedpak, a social enterprise for the long-term unemployed, as an Arthur...

Speedpak Wins Ulster Bank Business Achievers ‘Social Entrepreneurship’ Award

All 32 finalists are invited to a gala awards event on Thursday 14th April 2011 at the Mansion House in Dublin where the winners...

Speedpak Awarded Arthur Guinness Fund

Bright future ahead for Speedpak's workplace accreditation model Guinness invested in Ireland's future by backing people with "a business head and a social heart" and...

Social Enterprises On An Irresistible Rise

"Social enterprise is growing in Ireland as workers look for community, as well as financial support," writes Elaine O’Regan in the Sunday Business Post, Sunday 23rd September 2010. Click here to download and...

Unemployment Is Sent Packing!

Social enterprises are growing rapidly and adopting the best practices used in the commercial world, writes Sandra O'Connell in The Sunday Times, Sunday 9th...