Supporting People, Community, Enterprise 

Welcome to SECAD

Welcome to SECAD

South and East Cork Area Development


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Who we are and what we do

SECAD stands for South and East Cork Area Development. It is a partnership company, one of thiry eight in Ireland.

We provides employment supports to individuals and groups who are seeking employment, education or training. SECAD also provides an information service in five locations in East Cork, Ballincollig, Carrigaline, Cobh, Midleton and Youghal.

SECAD also provides supports in the form of mentoring, training courses, small grants and networking to people setting up their own business. But that doesn't tell the whole story. Find out more about us by CLICKING HERE.


15 January

Tús Supervisor(s) Required (Full-Time)

South & East Cork Area Development is currently recruiting Tús…

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18 November

SECAD will be running a number of free Seminars during the week of Monday, 24th November

SECAD will be running a number of free Seminars during…

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21 October

Towards Occupation Programme due to commence in Ballincollig

Free Towards Occupation Programme will commence at Ballincollig Family Resource…

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11 October

Start Your Own Business Training Courses

We have two upcoming Start Your Own Business training Courses,…

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26 July

New website under construction

We are currently in the process of redesigning our website,…

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16 July

Employment Opportunity with SECAD

      Employment Opportunity South & East Cork Area…

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RT @Corkcoco: Cork County’s new Public Participation Network. Have your say! Register online until Feb 4th . http://…
Season's Greetings and best wishes for 2015 from all at SECAD.
RT @GregCantyFuzion: Looking forward to the social media session this evening at @SECADCork - I love people 'storytelling' online
Are you thinking of starting or developing a food business? Our short courses with @MaryDalyHACCP could be for you!
Free Seminars being delivered by SECAD filling fast! For more info #training #enterprise #Cork
Start your own business summer bootcamp - Sat, 12th July @RadissonCork #StartUp #Positivity
Start your own business summer bootcamp course- A few places left Sat, 12th July @RadissonCork #StartUp #Positivity
Congratulations to Ballycotton Island Tours, supported by SECAD, which was officially launched today
It's almost launch time for Ballycotton Lighthouse Tours will. Built in 1851 open to the public for the first time