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.

Non Teaching Vacancies, if any, are listed below.

Teaching Vacancies

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,

Register of Substitute Teachers

  • Teachers registered with the Teaching Council (TC) for Post-Primary, FET or Primary Sectors may complete the Donegal ETB Substitute Form.
  • Teachers awaiting TC Registration may complete the Form. In the absence of TC Registration details on the Substitute Form, insert that TC Registration is pending. 
  • Insert Subject(s) as recognised by the TC or Subjects for which you seek to have recognised by the TC. 
  • Queries relating the Part-Time Sub Teachers can be directed to ‘
  • Click here to be considered for Part-time Substitute Teaching Posts. 

Register of Part Time Cleaners

  • Part-Time Substitute Form 

Register of Part Time Caretakers

  • Part-Time Substitute Caretaker Form

Register of Part Time Substitute Cook

  • Part-Time Substitute Cook Form

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 Start Up Form. Please email and the link will be sent to you.

  • 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.

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