Digital Transformation For Education

ENABLING SCHOOLS TO TRANSFORM THEIR TEACHING AND LEARNING ENVIRONMENTS
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Mission Statement:

At Wriggle, we pull all the pieces of the puzzle together.

Technology, content and pedagogy are the three essential elements required for progressive teaching and learning in the 21st Century.  

By providing all of the necessary tools and support for teachers and students, Wriggle guides schools along their journey to equip students with the skills and proficiencies demanded of them today.

 

 

 

 

Our Journey

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1980's

Wriggle's parent company "Typetec" established.
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2009

Minecraft was released
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2010

The iPad is launched
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2012

Wriggle is born
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2013

Wriggle deploy to 50 schools
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2014

Wriggle becomes Microsoft's first ever ADR Partner
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2016

Wriggle Manages 25,000 devices
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2016

Apple creates the Swift Playgrounds app.
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2017

Wriggle have pushed more than 500,000 apps

Meet Our Team

Beryl Furlong

Third Level Lead and Commercial Director

Our Managing Director and a force to be reckoned with. When she's not the mother of Wriggle she is the mother to two wonderful girls.

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Brendan Cawley

Teacher Engagement Manager

Enhancing teaching & learning one school at a time. Plays a bit of GAA but is slow and one sided.
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Ciara Murphy

Customer Service Administrator

Ciara is another newbie to the group. She's a Cork lass at heart, who loves a good chat. 

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Clive Brookes

Windows Lead Engineer

Clive is our Windows aficionado and focuses on tablet builds, repairs, deployments and training. In his spare time he, oh wait..

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Dave O'Brien

IOS Lead Engineer

Despite a lifelong obsession of wanting the 'Solitaire' win animation to go faster, Dave now spends his time deploying and supporting iPads in Education
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Dave Ryan

Primary Sector Specialist

Cleans up his colleagues mess. Customers love him, competitors fear him.
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Ellie Hughes

Marketing Executive

Ellie is our second Marketing Executive and arts student turned marketer. In her spare time she can be found on the streets of Dunshaughlin playing the violin.
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Fintan Costello

Office 365 Lead

When not configuring he is a music nerd, a way-too-old online gamer and a mostly tired parent to 3 kids under the age of 7

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Gary Hoey

Secondary Sector Lead

Dog lover and Beatles fanatic, with dreams of being a (Paperback) Writer.  Gary works with new schools looking to take the first steps on their digital journey.  Has been know to work Eight Days a Week.
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Ibrahim Joha

Wriggle Engineer

He can literally fix anything! Supports both our iOS and Windows schools. As his daughter Jana says 'He's a hardworking man, who always has a plan.
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Liam O'Donovan

Operations and Finance Manager

Is our Operations and Finance Manager so he's our numbers man who keeps everyone in the office busy, including himself.

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Johanna Kelly

Marketing Executive

Johanna is our Marketing Executive having come straight from the bright lights of New York to work in Wriggle. Needs copious amounts of tea and coffee to function.

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Linda Crosbie

Education Relationship Manager

When she’s not out visiting Wriggle schools, Linda can usually be found with a cup of tea in hand as she battles her tea addiction. Throw in a few chocolate biscuits and a good book and she's a happy camper!

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Sharon Ward

Customer Service Administrator

 

Call logging, organizing repairs and answering the phone, usually found surrounded by boxes and bubble wrap.

 

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Marie Tierney

Office Manager Administrator

A laugh that can shatter glasses. Marie is one of the Wriggle 'originals' and is responsible for keeping the office heating at tropical levels. Marie’s pastimes include rocking out to “Maniac” and walking the Camino.
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Maureen Casey

Education Support Specialist

Maureen works with schools to help them bring IT to life, when she is not doing that she can be found in her organic garden. She is also an enthusiastic (but not very fast ) cyclist!

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Siobhan McGrath

Education Relationship Manager

Well, when Siobhán isn’t out visiting our 1:1 schools, she can be found running around one of the many GAA fields in Tipperary playing camogie. Up Tipp!

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Simon Close

Primary Sector Lead

Born at a very young age. Simon supports schools with their implementation of technology that is designed to enhance teaching and learning.

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Michael Hussey

Education Support Specialist

Michael joins our Post Primary team from Drogheda. He's a big kid at heart so fits right in with the students. 
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Stephanie O'Connor

Customer Service Administrator

Summed up in a few words: Ultimate Frisbee, lipstick and fancy stationary. BOOM!

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Amanda Jolliffe

Education Solution Specialist

Amanda is a Microsoft expert with a previous life as an assistant principal in Colaiste Pobail Setanta. She works with our Post Primary team to help bring schools visions to life!
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Kevin Conway

Education Support Specialist

Kevin comes all the way from North Dublin and has been cutting down trees since he was three.
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Some things you may not (need to) know about us!

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Partner Schools

Careers

Welcome to the Careers section and the current positions available at Wriggle.

We have lots of exciting positions detailed below.

Technology Partners

Wriggle is affiliated with leading technology companies which ensures that each school is provided with the most suitable mobile device to meet their needs.

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Research Partners

Wriggle places great emphasis on the importance of academic research, particularly on the use of ICT in education. Our use of technology and the design of professional development and measurement tools are all informed by peer-reviewed research from around the globe.

 

 

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Content Partners

Wriggle offers a complete package to ensure the move to 1:1 mobile learning is as seamless as possible. As part of this package, Wriggle provides each school with the required digital textbooks and content through our publishing partners.

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