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August 2016 Archives (News & Press Releases)

14th August 2016

Now Recruiting: Senior Research and Policy Project Manager

IPRT wishes to recruit a Senior Research and Policy Project Manager on a fixed-term contract of three years. The post-holder will have very well developed skills and experience in both research programme delivery and planning including management of interns and project management. Read more

29th August 2016

IPRT Statement on Ongoing Industrial Action at Oberstown

IPRT is extremely concerned about the reports of continued industrial action at Oberstown Child Detention School, today 29 August 2016, particularly reports that children have been confined to their bedrooms from 8am to 4pm today. Read more

30th August 2016

Oberstown Management and Trade Unions must resolve issues urgently to ensure duty of care to children is not undermined

The Irish Penal Reform Trust (IPRT) has today called on the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs, Oberstown Management and trade unions to resolve the industrial relations issues immediately in order to ensure that their collective duty to the children in their care is fulfilled. Read more

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