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Departure of Chambers ‘a big loss’

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The education sector in Roscommon has suffered a big loss with the surprise departure of well-known school Principal Frank Chambers, a local councillor has said.

  Mr. Chambers, who was Principal of Roscommon Community College up to last Friday, is taking up a new position within the GRETB (Galway and Roscommon Education and Training Board) area.

  Independent county councillor Paddy Kilduff is a member of the GRETB Board and also a member of the Board of Roscommon Community College.

  He said: “While I obviously wish Frank every success in his new career move, his departure is a huge loss to the education sector locally.

  “Frank Chambers made an immense contribution in his time at Roscommon Community College. He did a great amount of very positive work over the years and I know that this is appreciated by parents and students and board members.

  “Frank’s contribution to education in Roscommon was one of the finest we have encountered. I would like to take this opportunity to wish Frank and his family the very best in the future”.

  The GRETB has confirmed that Mr. Chambers is taking up a new role and that Ms. Jude Lohan will act as Acting Principal, pending the appointment of a Principal.





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