JOBBRIDGE, NATIONAL INTERNSHIP SCHEME REPORT – 29 MARCH 2012 1.

Summary Statistics – See table below NIS WPP TOTAL 22nd March

Posts Currently advertised (29.03.2012) Interns Selected by Host Organisations DSP (Eligibility)Verified Starts to-date (01.07.2011 – 29.03.2012) *This includes WPP conversions

2,114

N/A

2,114

+38

6,275

632

6,907

+211

5,626 5,333

632 632

6,258 5,965

+197 +195

Conversions from WPP * No. of Participants currently on JobBridge

N/A

632

632

4,291

+121

* Please note that there is a shortfall of 1,674 between Starts to-date and those currently on JobBridge. This is largely due to the completion of conversions from WPP to JobBridge. It is also as a result of early JobBridge terminations and the completion of 6 month internships.

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2. Regional Starts to Date
Regions
Dublin

JobBridge Dublin Midlands

Total 2,438 380 508 485 407 350 643 754

% of Total 40.87% 6.37% 8.52% 8.13% 6.82% 5.87% 10.78% 12.64%

West/ Mid-West/ Midlands Region

Mid-West West North East North West South East South West Starts to date
(01/07/2011 to 29/03/2012)

North West/ North East Region South West/ South East Region

5,965

100%

3. Current Vacancies/Posts by Region
JobBridge, National Internship Scheme – Open Vacancies/Posts as at 29.03.12
Status Measures Region City Centre Dublin South Fingal Midlands Mid-West North-East North-West South-East South-West West Total 341 204 124 196 134 116 82 209 245 177 1,828 391 235 137 233 147 134 94 250 298 195 2,114 Open Vacancies Posts

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