# new recruits

This year
Keane appoints experienced American coach as assistant at Maccabi Tel Aviv
Sixty-nine-year old Dave Sarachan has been appointed as Keane’s assistant manager at the Israeli club.
All time
'Your early deployment will make a real and positive impact': 319 gardaí sworn in to help respond to Covid-19 crisis
The trainees will bring the Garda’s numbers to its highest level of almost 15,000.
201 new members welcomed to An Garda Síochána following attestation ceremony
28% of the gardaí that attested today are women.
Nets coach 'humbled' by All-Star signings as Durant and Irving confirm New York switch
After the arrival of the superstar duo, Brooklyn’s head coach Kenny Atkinson is relishing the new season.
First week on the job: We checked in with some of Ireland's new MEPs to see how they are getting on
Committee memberships, travel woes and accidentally calling the fire department. All in a week’s work.
Gardaí felt use of non-Irish actors in recruitment ads aimed at minorities would amount to 'tokenism'
The new campaign ran for three weeks in April at a cost of more than €400,000.
Sligo Rovers sign Bermuda captain while a familiar face returns as player-assistant manager
Dante Leverock’s signing from Estonian outfit Narva Trans is subject to international clearance.
Former Aston Villa defender among four new signings at Bohs
Paddy Kirk and Ryan Swan have also signed on for another year at Dalymount Park.
'We want to work with players who are hungry': Bohemians sign Wolves midfielder and Sunderland goalkeeper
Both James Talbot and Conor Levingston have represented Ireland at youth level all the way up to U19s.
Promising Glenstal Abbey out-half among Munster's academy recruits for 2018/19
Ben Healy was the standout performer in the Munster Senior Schools Cup last year.
Leinster sign three Ireland U20 players up as part of academy intake for 2018/19
Six players have left the system, while Will Connors has been awarded a senior contract.
Dundalk announce three signings as striker Hoban returns from spell in England
Defenders Stephen Folan and Dean Jarvis have also joined the Lilywhites.
Ex-Leinster and Welsh prospects join new crop in Munster academy
Jack Power and James McCarthy are joining the southern province for 2017/18.
Ex-Aston Villa man Burke bolsters Hoops' striking department
Shamrock Rovers have also announced the arrival of former Charlton Athletic youngster Sam Bone, who battled cancer in the past year.
Garda management says 'technical error' led to overpayment of probationers
They were contacted today so arrangements could be made to deal with repayment.
Hundreds of gardaí at risk of fines if they drive with blue lights and sirens
Garda representatives say a lack of investment in training means a large number of gardaí are not allowed to drive in this way.
Trainee gardaí out of pocket after sudden transfer to Dundalk
The probationary gardaí have been given three weeks to cancel their leases and move divisions.
Liverpool show they mean business with capture of 6th summer signing
The Reds have agreed to pay around €17.5m for Southampton defender Nathaniel Clyne.
Shamrock Rovers sign two more new players (and two old ones)
Gavin Brennan and David Webster have both completed moves to Tallaght.
200 more gardaí on the way (and money for new cars too)
Frances Fitzgerald says it’s a “breakthrough” budget for her department. Recruitment is set to begin in the next few weeks.
How much does it cost to train up a garda recruit?
And how long does all the training take anyway?
Scrapping rent allowance for garda recruits will 'create friction' in ranks
The GRA said the withdrawal of the allowance would essentially be a pay cut for recruits.
See the smoke over Marino today? Don't worry, it was just Dublin's newest firefighters showing off their skills
25 Dublin Fire Brigade recruits were climbing towers and cutting cars open in the Marino sunshine this afternoon…
20,000 people apply for jobs in An Garda Síochana
Have pity on the person who has to go through all of those applications.
New Garda recruitment campaign to begin tomorrow
Around 20,000 people are expected to apply for the new roles. Minister Alan Shatter is set to give more details on numbers tomorrow.
Pro12: Tuqiri signing imminent for Leinster
Lote Tuqiri will be a rugby union player again in time for the opening rounds of the Heineken Cup.
Garda recruitment to restart (and they're already expecting lots of applications)
Minister for Justice Alan Shatter said the process will begin later this year.
Rob Penney backs next generation of Munster stars to confirm revival
The New Zealander admits he was surprised that at least three more Munster men were not included in the Lions squad.
PHOTOS: Vatican welcomes 26 Swiss Guards into world's oldest army
The swearing-in ceremony for the new recruits took place in the Vatican today.