CoderDojo Ireland chairperson, Sandra Maguire, shortlisted for her work with CoderDojo

The Chairperson of CoderDojo Ireland, Sandra Maguire, has been shortlisted for her dedicated work with CoderDojo by Volunteer Ireland in the Children and Youth category. Sandra founded CoderDojo Dun Laoghaire, which ran its first session in January 2013 and since then has been deeply involved in the CoderDojo community. She led a team of volunteers […]

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Welcoming Heber Rowan to CoderDojo Ireland

We’d like to welcome Heber Rowan to the CoderDojo community. Heber is the new National Coordinator for CoderDojo Ireland. With the support of funding from Science Foundation Ireland, Heber will be based between Dublin and Sligo, where he hails from, and he is looking forward to diving into the world of CoderDojo to support the […]

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Temporary CoderDojo Ireland co-ordinator position available

CoderDojo Ireland is recruiting a Co-ordinator for immediate start until the end of the year. Reporting to the Chairperson of the Board, the Co-ordinator will ideally have experience as a CoderDojo (or similar group) Volunteer, Mentor or Champion. They will need to be a self-starter, highly organised and dynamic, with good communication skills and prepared […]

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Join the Board of CoderDojo Ireland

The Board of CoderDojo Ireland seeks new Members to help in our vision of enhancing, improving and advancing education, specifically in creation of digital creators, innovators and entrepreneurs. What’s involved in being a Board Member? Three or four meetings a year plus occasional phone meetings Depending on your area of expertise and experience, as much […]

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CoderDojo Ireland Host Limerick Mentor Meet up
Meet Up

Hard to believe a week has passed since we we hosted our Meetup for CoderDojo mentors from Limerick and the surrounding areas. Mentors travelled to join us from Dojos in Limerick, Shannon, Ennis, Nenagh and Spanish Point, on what was a rare sunny Saturday afternoon – proving yet again that CoderDojo mentors are really some […]

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New CoderDojo Ireland National Co-ordinator to help bring coding to thousands more Irish kids

  The Board of CoderDojo Ireland are delighted to announce that Barbara Hegarty has commenced work as CoderDojo Ireland National Co-ordinator, a position created with funding from Science Foundation Ireland. Barbara will help grow CoderDojo in Ireland by supporting existing Dojos, helping to set up new Dojos, and developing corporate partnerships. Additionally, she will organise […]

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CoderDojo Foundation Ireland secures funding to help create tech jobs for Ireland’s youth

CoderDojo Foundation Ireland (CDI) are excited to announce that Science Foundation Ireland (SFI) has awarded funding for the creation of a new position to further develop and support the CoderDojo Community in Ireland. Applications for this brand new position of CoderDojo Ireland Coordinator are now being taken on www.coderdojo.ie and via other channels.  Expected to […]

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CoderDojo Ireland Board Selected

We are delighted to introduce the very first board of CoderDojo Ireland. The board met yesterday afternoon for an in-depth discussion on a number of topics including CoderDojo Ireland’s strategy and purpose, governance and the best course of action to take in relation to the upcoming changes with the Charity Regulator. The five selected board […]

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