07 June, 2021

Alternative Routes to Degrees from CAO Points for Leaving Certificate Students

Portobello Institute offers students an easier route to the course they want.
26 May, 2021

Tutor 'Boosted Our Confidence' For Career Change to SNA

The decision to go back to education as a mature learner while working or juggling family life is no...
22 April, 2021

Where to Begin With an SNA Qualification?

Many students who study SNA courses are doing so to change career or because they are parents or gua...
22 April, 2021

SNA is Key to Early Intervention and 'Could Benefit a Child's Whole Life'

A Special Needs Assisting (SNA) qualification can give early years practitioners the skills and know...
13 April, 2021

Add SNA Level 6 to your CV in time for September

An increased demand for SNAs in classrooms across the country is expected when children go back to s...
02 April, 2021

Have You Ever Considered Becoming an SNA?

Have you ever considered becoming a Special Needs Assistant (SNA)?
01 April, 2021

World Autism Awareness Day: The Joy of Working as an SNA

Well, here it is again, my favourite time of year, a time to celebrate the most amazing individuals ...
25 March, 2021

Student Journey: From SNA to Play Therapist and How the Two Can Work Together

An introduction to Therapeutic Play Skills is beneficial for early years practitioners, special need...
18 March, 2021

What to expect on our Therapeutic Play Skills course?

Heard about Play Therapy recently and interested to know more? Portobello Institute has an upcoming ...
18 February, 2021

Irish Dancing Teacher Studying SNA: "It’s Unbelievable the Confidence it Has Given Me"

There are many factors to consider before embarking on an exciting new education journey, especially...