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Speedpak Group welcomes new staff member

Speedpak Group welcomes new staff member

We are delighted to announce that David Coffey has joined our core staff team as General Operative. He will be working across our two commercial businesses, Speedpak Contract Services & E-fulfilment and Shamrock Rosettes. Speedpak Group Operations Manager Patrick...

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First Aid Responder Training

First Aid Responder Training

Some of our training staff attending their certified PHECC First Aid Responder course with Avalon Training recently.   This is one of the many industry-led training courses provided by Speedpak Group to participants on CE and TÚS labour market programmes. ...

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Speedpak Group Activity During the Covid-19 Pandemic

Speedpak Group Activity During the Covid-19 Pandemic

At Speedpak we are currently focussing on those parts of our commercial business that are deemed essential. We are proud to play a part in this national effort by helping to ensure working supply chains and distribution channels for disposable food trays and...

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Busy summer at Shamrock Rosettes social enterprise

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 time of the year. We are fortunate, and grateful, to have many fantastic customers including the...

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Speedpak hosts Social Enterprise Policy launch event 

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 Enterprise Policy for Ireland on Thursday 18th July 2019. In his speech, Minister Ring said: "It is fitting...

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Progress and Progression at Speedpak Group

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 strong year for the Company as we once again delivered significant social...

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Graduation Ceremony at Bewleys

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 Cross headquarters. Luke had been unable to attend the Traineeship in Manufacturing Supply Chain & Customer Service...

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Traineeship Programme Industry Partner Christmas Lunch

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 December. During a positive and engaging meeting over a light and tasty lunch we explored and discussed the progress of the...

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A Forklifting Experience

A Forklifting Experience

Our Trainees spent the last week of August undergoing their forklift operation instruction at the Irish School of Motoring Forklift Training Centre in Tallaght, Co. Dublin. Operating a forklift is a specialised skill that requires a high level of health and safety...

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The Benefits of Workplace-based Learning for Trainees

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 to interact with staff and experience workplace routines, trainees quickly learn about...

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Traineeship in Train

Traineeship in Train

Our Traineeship in Manufacturing, Supply Chain & Customer Service Logistics is now up and running following a very successful local recruitment campaign. 40 applicants were invited for interview, in a joint process with Coláiste Dhúlaigh. Of those, 15 were chosen...

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Welcome Trainee Team!

Welcome Trainee Team!

Summer Start to Traineeship in Manufacturing, Supply Chain & Customer Service Logistics We are delighted to welcome our new Trainees to Speedpak for their first week of workplace training. Following Day 1 introductions to staff, and a tour of the site, the team...

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Workplace Coaching in a Social Enterprise

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 our ideal consumer journey that enables long-term unemployed people to fully participate in work experience and training programmes....

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What is a Social Enterprise?

What is a Social Enterprise?

A social enterprise is a business whose success is measured as much on the positive social impact it sets out to achieve, as on its profitability. Social enterprises tend to share the following characteristics: They are set up to positively address a social or...

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