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Training Support Scheme for the Cultural and Community Sector

Údarás na Gaeltachta are offering training opportunities for Gaeltacht communities that are involved in developing initiatives, cultural and arts events in the Gaeltacht. This programme aims to empower and increase culture and arts in the Gaeltacht, to make sure the cultural sector continues to grow and develop and maintain best practices, quality and comply with regulated requirements.
Údarás na Gaeltachta welcomes expressions of interest from individuals, community organisations and committees in the Gaeltacht arts and cultural sector who would like to take part in a training and development programme.
Ealaín na Gaeltachta Teo will administer the scheme for Údarás na Gaeltachta. It will include, workshops, customised mentoring and literacy network, depending on the requirements and demand. Collaboration with independent professional facilitators and National Development agencies like The Wheel, Visual Artists Ireland, Music Network, The Arts Council and other organisations is intended. Courses will be held between January and July 2019.

If your organisation/committee is interested in this opportunity, fill out the application form (attached) and send it to Ealaín (na Gaeltachta) Teo at ealain@udaras.ie . If you have any queries or if you require further information, you can contact your local Arts Facilitator. Contact details can be found at www.ealain.ie