Rehab Group - National Learning Network: Instructor (Part-Time)

A commitment to living the organisational values of Team work,
Dignity, Justice, Advocacy and Quality

National Learning Network is the training and employment division of the Rehab Group. We have over 50 years’ experience in the area of training for employment or further education and benefit from a hugely experienced multi-disciplinary team of nearly 600 teachers, trainers, programme development officers, psychologists, counsellors and employment support staff.

Instructor for the National Learning Network, Phibsborough, Dublin

1 year contract role, 22 hours week.

Job Purpose

The Instructor is responsible for the training and development of Learners in accordance with the agreed local training programme specifications and in line with New Directions, together with the day-to-day running and maintenance of all aspects of the training programmes The Instructor assists Learners with additional support needs in exploring their future career and educational direction and in making realistic vocational choices with a view to progressing to further education / employment.

Minimum Education & Skills required

  • Third level qualification, preferably within the Education/Training or Social Sciences sector
  • A relevant pedagogical/training qualification - Train the Trainer QQI Level 6 as a minimum
  • Experience in the delivery of Adult Training – required
  • Experience of working with QQI & TQAS certification systems - required
  • Proficiency in IT and the delivery of accredited IT modules - required
  • Marketing Experience - desirable

Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Provide systematic training according to specified curricula, with responsibility for the instruction of a number of modules for QQI certification
  • Facilitate participants in developing the knowledge, skills and confidence necessary to secure progression outcomes
  • Meet key performance indicators in relation to learner placement and progression and achievement of certification targets
  • As part of a team liaise appropriately with relevant key stakeholders in maintaining programme allocations. Assist Learners in reviewing previous experiences and exploring future goals, using a range of occupational interest, educational and problem solving techniques.

Additional requirements

  • Excellent facilitation and presentation skills together with excellent interpersonal, communication and organisational skills Experience in working on own initiative with a professional and confident approach An ability to motivate learners and to maintain networks with stakeholders and local communities
  • Experience of working with adults with mental health difficulties
  • Knowledge of Recovery
  • Ability to build relationships and network within the community
  • Excellent initiative and problem solving skills

Staff benefits

  • Defined Benefit pension
  • 24 days holiday leave
  • Paid Maternity Leave
  • Paid Paternity Leave
  • Paid holidays
  • Bike to work scheme
  • Taxsaver travel scheme
  • Income Protection

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Closing Date: Wednesday 4th September 2019

The Rehab Group is an equal opportunity employer


Phibsborough, Dublin 7

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