Tralee Community Training Centre: Manager

Tralee Community Training Centre

Full-Time Manager

Tralee Community Training Centre is an integrated community education service, located in Monavalley, which offers education and training opportunities to young persons in County Kerry.

We are currently in the process of recruiting a Full-Time Manager for Tralee Community Training Centre.

TCTC facilitates and provides an alternative education, vocational training and personal development programme that can accommodate approximately up to 40 early school leavers.

The Full-Time Manager will be appointed, allocated responsibilities and duties as per the agreed National Guidelines which are catalogued on the Job Description Document.

The Manager will oversee the day-to-day operation and administration of the Community Training Centre including delivery of budget and strategic objectives. The position requires a candidate with the ability and experience to provide leadership and direction to oversee and ensure the continued development of a successful youth education and training intervention provision for young persons in County Kerry.

The Manager will ensure the provision of appropriate programmes at the Centre and oversee learner recruitment and assessment. The Manager will ensure that appropriate certification is furnished, that standards are maintained and progression pathway opportunities are maximised.

The ideal candidate should demonstrate strong team management, initiative, communication, target marketing and planning skills. An evident experience, knowledge and understanding of early school leaving difficulties, retention issues, youth education and training, child protection and other relevant, pertinent youth legislation is a decided advantage.

The successful candidate will hold a recognised degree level qualification and shall have a minimum of three years management experience and shall possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

The successful candidate will be appointed subject to receiving the appropriate Garda clearance and satisfactory references.

The nationally agreed salary scale for a CTC Manager is applicable.
The salary range associated with the post is €38,333 to €64,756 which includes two long service increments. Please note that a maximum starting entry point is applicable. The role is based on a 35-hour working week and includes 26 annual leave days plus additional service days at Christmas and Easter. Tralee CTC offers an excellent package including contributory pension and opportunities for training and development for the successful candidate in line with the CTC handbook.

Further information and the Job Specification Document is available on request- 01 4149880 OR OR on Tralee Community Training Centre website

Applicants should submit a Curriculum Vitae and covering letter to the following address or email applications directly to

Board of Management, Tralee Community Training Centre,
9/10 Tower,1st Floor,
Brookfield Enterprise Centre,
Rossfield Avenue,
Dublin 24
D24 WT28

NB: The closing date for applications is Friday, August 12th 2022

Tralee CTC is an equal opportunities Employer


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General Info

Date Entered/Updated
3rd Aug, 2022
Co Kerry
Expiry Date
12th Aug, 2022