The National Centre for Guidance in Education (NCGE) will cease to operate from 1st September 2022. 
The NCGE and its Management Committee, Léargas, the Department of Education, the Department of Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science, Solas and ETBI have been carrying out significant work since earlier this year to prepare for the reorganisation of guidance support. A Transitions Working Group and additional sub-groups have been meeting regularly to co-ordinate the reorganisation.

For further information relating to ongoing and future support in place, click HERE

NCGE Panel of External Consultant Guidance Professionals 2021-2022

NCGE contracts suitably qualified individuals to work with us on various projects at different times throughout the year.

These 'specific purpose contracts for services' are made in line with Public Procurement and Léargas Procurement policies.

For more detailed information on the function of this panel and indicative project types - please click HERE

NCGE invites suitably qualified guidance professionals, who wish to work with NCGE on various projects in 2021-2022 to indicate their interest and motivation by:

Submitting a Letter of Motivation and detailed CV (or Europass CV) - outlining their areas of expertise and interest - to

If further information is required - please contact and include “Expert Panel” in the subject line.