Bernard Collins RIP, Former Chairperson of NEWKD

Bernard Collins was a unique person who gave a huge amount of his time voluntarily to many causes in Co Kerry, including and especially NEWKD of which he was chairperson for the past 3 years. Bernard joined the board of NEWKD at its formation in 2008, but had been involved in LEADER and rural development […]

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 www.fas.ie and applications to […]