Adult Education Guidance Service (AEGIS)

Roscommon Adult Education Guidance and Information Service (AEGIS)

Roscommon Adult Education Guidance and Information Service (AEGIS) is a Department of Education and Science funded initiative which offers a guidance service to adults, which includes impartial adult education information, one-to-one guidance and group guidance, which will help people make informed educational, career and life choices.

INFORMATION

  • Comprehensive and up-to-date information on education and training courses within Ireland and the United Kingdom
  • Access to a reference library with computer and internet facilities to research course/job information
  • Information on funding and grants for mature students
  • Details of qualifications and certification

GUIDANCE

  • One-to-one Guidance in exploring options for learning and/or career progression
  • Advice and Guidance on skills, training and education required in order to gain employment in chosen field
  • Options to explore interests and aptitudes and match them with opportunities available
  • Assistance with CV preparation, application forms and interview techniques
  • Support in addressing issues that may be blocking progress

Service available to anyone who is:

  • Interested in returning to learning
  • Feel they need a second chance at education
  • Attending educational classes locally
  • Looking at career transition
  • Considering options for further education and training
  • Seeking further qualifications to gain employment

The service is…

  • Free of charge
  • Friendly and relaxed
  • Confidential
  • Impartial
  • Supportive

Josephine Kenny
Information Officer
Tel: 090-6634189 / 086-0466116
Email: jkenny@roscommonvec.ie

Maria Delaney
Guidance Co-ordinator
Tel: 090-6634189 / 087-6428587
Email: mdelaney@roscommonvec.ie