Bernard Collins RIP

We, at NEWKD, are saddened to announce the passing of our Chairperson Bernard Collins last night. Our thoughts and prayers are with Marian, Aisling and family and his many friends and colleagues in local development. May he rest in peace.


Calling all Entrepreneurs…

As you may know, we are currently developing a plan for the delivery of the new LEADER Rural Development Programme 2014-2020. Part of this process is setting the priorities for delivering the new programme in the North, East and West of Kerry.  We are looking for the ideas on possible enterprise projects that could be […]


Community Employment Opportunities with NEKD

We have a number of Community Employment Vacancies advertised at the moment: Administration Assistant based in NEKD Tralee Office ES-972225 Caretaker based in Rahoonane Centre ES-972215 Evening Caretaker/Receptionist in Rahoonane Centre ES-973581 Estate Maintenance Person based in Rahoonane ES-972211 Community Link Worker based in NEKD Tralee Office ES-972205 Full details on and applications to […]

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Outsmart Stress & Anxiety

Would you like to be able to harness your stress and anxiety to work for you? This Taster Talk will look at stress and anxiety from a practical approach.Thursday 24th September @ 7pm-9pm, Meadowlands Hotel, Tralee… Free entry. Presented by: counselling psychologist Marianne Wall from Smart Psychology. This talk is funded by NEKD under the […]


Vacancies – Community Employment Programme – closed

We have the following opportunities available under the Community Employment Programme: ES-957472 Caretaker in Arlington Lodge ES-959867 Receptionist based in NEKD ES-959904 Receptionist/Secretary based in Tralee CDP For more info log onto or contact Sheila Cronin or 066 7180190.

North & East Kerry Development held its AGM at çras an Phobail Cro’l‡r na MistŽalach Tralee . Some of the board members on the night at the meetingh . Bernard Collins Chairman NEKD presented  Ned Daughton with a frames picture  on his retirement from the NEKD board . and Sharon Browne . Also in pic Left Eamon O'Reilly CEO NEKD and right of pic  Bill Morrell . 
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Some photos from our recent AGM, including a presentation to Ned Daughton, Teagasc on the occasion of his retirement from the Board.