Board of Management Training – Secondary schools

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Ferdia Kelly JMB

Ferdia Kelly, General Secretary of the Joint Managerial Body (JMB), gave an informative presentation on the role of the Board of Management in second level schools at a session held by An Foras Pátrúnachta recently.

The JMB provides a range of advice and support services to 400 Voluntary Secondary Schools. Mr. Kelly covered a wide range of topics on the night, including the importance of the minutes of board meetings. You can download a copy of the JMB Bulletin – Minutes of Meetings here.

Two new secondary school, Coláiste Ghlór na Mara, Ballbriggan and Gaelcholáiste an Phiarsaigh, Dundrum will open under the patronage of An Foras Pátrúnachta in September 2014. For more information on the new schools please visit their websites and