Finglas Community Training Centre: Catering Instructor

Finglas Community Training Centre provides educational and vocational training programmes and support services to Early School Leavers aged 16-21. The Board of Directors of Finglas CTC invites applications for the post of:

Full time Catering Instructor

The role of the Catering Instructor is to deliver training modules in Catering Skills and prepare learners for progression to further education / training or employment by supporting them to achieve a QQI Major Award at level 4.

Applicants should possess:

  • A recognised diploma/trade level qualification and significant experience of working with young people.
  • Excellent administration, communication and interpersonal skills, be self-motivated and have an ability to work on their own initiative.
  • An understanding of the issues that cause early school leaving, possess a learner-centred approach to the work and have the ability to provide guidance and leadership to learners.
  • An ability to work as part of a team including other CTC staff, parents, external partners, employers, as well as the ability to deal with statutory agencies and meet deadlines.
  • An awareness of QQI and the National Framework of Qualifications.
  • A working knowledge of the key state agencies who work with early school leavers.

This is a permanent 35 hour a week daytime position. The salary is as per national agreed CTC Instructors rates which are €31,652 to €56,473. Starting salary is generally at point 1 of the pay scale. A pension scheme is supported by the employer.

Applications to include a Cover Letter and Curriculum Vitae can be posted to
Conor Sludds
Finglas Community Training Centre
Grove Industrial Estate
Dubber Cross
Dublin 11
Or emailed to

Closing date for applications is Wednesday 24th April.


Dublin 11

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