Local nursing graduates are leaving Ireland

Dundalk Tabloid, November 9, 2010 Many of our young nursing graduates now have to leave Ireland and go farther afield in order to find employment opportunities. Kevin McKenna and Dara Maguire, along with fifteen other nursing graduates, are getting ready to head off to Surrey in East London in the coming weeks. Kevin and Dara come from Smarmore, Ardee, and have just graduated with a Bachelor of Science in General Nursing from Dundalk Institute of Technology. Both Kevin and Dara are former pupils of Ballapousta National School. Kevin is a past pupil of Ardee Community School and Dara is a past pupil of Saint Louis Secondary School in Carrickmocross. ... Local