At Donegal ETB we are inspired by our people including our staff, students, adult learners and stakeholders. Our people are our best asset and the source of our strength. We educate our learners and train our people to reach their full potential in a highly motivated and caring environment.
We are seeking to recruit highly motivated and dedicated people to join our Team. We provide a comprehensive service to support our schools, centres and staff. Our aim is to have best practice HR structures, policies and procedures which underpin the establishment and operation of Donegal ETB as a leading public organisation.

Current vacancies, if any, are listed below


Teaching Positions 

Donegal ETB advertises teaching vacancies on the eRecruitment Website.

  • If you are a new user, please Register your details on the eRecruitment website. Current employees are not required to register.
  • If you are already employed by Donegal ETB please use the ESS Portal ‘My Recruit’ option to view details of open vacancies and to apply for teaching posts.
  • Click – eRecruitment Website to Register and view current vacancies on the recruitment website,

Vacancies other than Teaching

  • Click HERE to view current vacancies other than teaching (insert Link to Vacancies Section of the Website)

Register of Substitute Teachers

  • Teachers who are registered with the Teaching Council will be eligible for inclusion on the part time Panel.
  • Teachers whose Teaching Council Status is currently Pending must state this when completing details with Donegal ETB
  • Teachers will not be included on the Register of Substitute Teachers until Donegal ETB is informed of any status update
  • Click here to be considered for Part time Substitute Teaching Posts.

Internal Vacancies

  • All internal Vacancies are advertised on our Staff Intranet via the website. Login with your Donegal ETB email to view this section.
  • Application material is in zip format and can be opening through Windows Explorer or by downloading and extracting documents.
  • Contact for further details.
  • Click here to login to the Staff Intranet.

New and Returning Employees.

  • All newly appointed employees must complete the official StartUp Form.
  • All employees who are returning to work at Donegal ETB, after a break in service, must also complete the Startup Form.
  • Failure to complete and submit this Form will result in a delay in payment.
  • Click Startup Form as a New or Returning Employee.

Recruitment and Data Protection

Donegal ETB will treat all information including personal data which you provide, as part of the above recruitment processes, as confidential, subject to Donegal ETB’s responsibilities under the Data Protection Acts. Full details of Donegal ETB’s Data Protection Policy outlines how we will use your personal data as well as information regarding your rights as a data subject. Copies of Data Protection Policies are located HERE

HR Contacts 

All recruitment queries should be addressed to:

Tel: 074 9161600

Donegal Education and Training Board is an equal opportunities employer