Gareth O’Driscoll (Gearóid Ó Drisceoil) is the lead tutor for our special workshops and grinds courses. Graduating with first class honours from UCD in Irish and Irish Folklore in 2008. He was awarded the William Henry Curren Scholarship for achieving the highest grade in modern Irish in the BA 2008 and was awarded an MA with first class honours in Irish language Communication and Writing in 2009.
Gareth spent four years working full-time as a Senior Irish language tutor with NUI Maynooth, where he lectured undergraduate Irish language courses. He has also worked as a part-time tutor for the undergraduate Irish programmes in both UCD and DCU (formerly St. Pat’s). He completed the PME in secondary teaching in DCU in 2016 and has been a teacher of Irish at St. Fintan’s High School, Sutton since 2014.