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MISU Sales Assistant Vacancy 27.11.2019

Mary I Students’ Union (MISU), through the MISU Commercial Services DAC is recruiting for a Sales Assistant to work in the shop.

This is a fixed term contract which will commence in January 2020 however applicants must be available to undergo training from Thursday 12th December 2019 to Thursday 19th December 2019. 

Further details on how to apply, what the job involves as well experience required are available here.

Closing date for the receipt of applications is Wednesday 4th December 2019 @ 4pm.  Applications will not be considered after this date. Interviews will be held on Friday 6th December 2019

AA Roadwatch job opportunity

AA Roadwatch are looking for a researcher/broadcaster to join the AA Roadwatch team at the Dublin city centre office.

At the following link, you will find a job spec for the position:
https://www.theaa.ie/blog/come-and-join-aa-roadwatch/ . The deadline for applications is midnight on Sunday 24th November.

International School on the Rhine Job opportunity

The following job opportunity in Germany may be of interest to ECCE or Primary teaching graduates. The full Job Description is available here. Visit their website https://www.isr-school.de/ for more information.

Internship vacancies in Department of Foreign Affairs

The following internship may be of interest to recent graduates and MIC Alumni: Applications are invited for internships which may arise in Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade in the following: Conflict Resolution Unit, Human Rights Unit, Human Rights, Permanent Mission of Ireland to the UN Geneva, Disarmament and Non-Proliferation Unit, Middle East and North Africa Unit
Please see the attached Vacancy Notice for further information, along with the application form. Completed applications marked ‘Political Intern Application’ should be sent to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. no later than 17:00 GMT on Monday 25 November 2019.





Art Society

This society believe everyone has artistic ability and talent and that they can express however they want by joining the society! They hold weekly meetings to practise all aspects of art such as sketching, painting and much more. They regularly collaborate with other societies in the college and have held a very successful silent auction in aid of Pieta House. Keep an eye out for their posters around campus.



Cumann Gaelach

An Cumann Gaelach aims to promote Irish Culture in Mary I, in particular labhairt na Gaeilge. This Society is not just for native, fluent, or even semi-fluent Irish Speakers, it’s for anyone with a cúpla focail and an interest in a good time. Each year the society is involved in organising and participating in the events for Seachtain na Gaeilge. This is also a great society for International students to learn about and experience Irish culture



Gaisce Society

A new society to Mary I, the gold Gaisce Society aims to encourage students to sign up for the gold Gaisce award and challenge themselves in order to improve skills and gain new experiences. Open to anyone who is interested in becoming part of the society and undertaking the award or those who simply want to stay informed with the running's of the society and the progress of the gold award participants.



International Society

Drawing mainly on students from abroad the society organises events to help expose students of other nationalities to Irish culture. Weekends away as well as numerous day trips are organised. They fundraise for these outings and have parties for everyone to get to know one another. This society is not limited to International students, all students are welcome.



LGBTA Society

The LGBT society has been running in Mary I for many years, causing outrage in its early stages, over the years it has become just another society.  Whether your gay, lesbian, bi, trans or just curious the society is there for you.  Catering for everyone whether you would like some guidance, or to attend a confidential meeting or just want a damn good night out on the Limerick gay scene this society is for you.  The society assures anonymity and does not engage in ‘outing’ any members. We all understand how difficult it is if you are not sure/not out/or just out - we've all been there!



Live Music Society

This society is dedicated to the development of live music in MIC. Regular gigs are organised locally and on campus. They have also held song contests and battle of the bands. Last year saw members of the Live Music Soc take over the entire Summerville Building during RAG Week for the Summerville sessions. You don’t have to be Hendrix to join! Beginners are welcome!  A love of music would help though!




MIDAS is one of Mary I’s largest and most successful societies. It has something for everyone with regular singing, cabarets, drama and dance workshops as well as plays and an annual musical. It is a great way to build confidence, meet new people and develop skills. There is room for everyone, no matter how much experience you have and it's a great opportunity to get experience in all facets of theatre, whether you want to be on stage or work behind the scenes.



One World Society

Interested in developing countries, the causes of poverty and fair play? Want to make a difference? Join our group to learn more and to help in campaigns. Every year the One World Society organizes One World Week and Fair Trade Fortnight. The One World Society is also involved with the Limerick City Fairtrade Network. Members of the society were part of the original group who worked to achieve Fairtrade status for the city. The One World Society worked tirelessly to promote the Fairtrade message and to ensure that Fairtrade products are available to students in the College. Monday March 1st 2010 saw MIC being officially recognised as a Fairtrade College. The One World Society also participates in the annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Limerick and organise numerous other events and activities for students and staff throughout the year!



Harry Potter Soc

Every year the Harry Potter Society starts the year with a sorting hat ceremony in the TARA building. A busy semester of table quizzes, bake sales, potions classes and intervarsities usually follows. It is the perfect Society for all potter fans to socialise and make new friends in the wizarding world. It doesn’t matter if you’re pureblood, half-blood or Muggle the Harry Potter Soc has something for you.

Trad Soc website


Trad Society

Their motto sums up the society spirit 'Ceol for the Soul'! All are welcome at their regular sessions in Fennessy's pub. You may spot them performing around campus when events are on and they often collaborate with other societies to fundraise for local charities!

SVP website



Mary I SVP Society


The SVP Society is a multi-award winning charity society that has a vibrant presence on campus. They hold events such as Positivity Week, Coin Drives and Food Appeals to fundraise, raise awareness and start conversations! The society is open to all students to join and meetings are held weekly to discuss new ideas. New members are always welcome!