West Offaly Training Seek Maternity Cover - Training Centre Manager

Start Date: Mid-September


West Offaly Training is a social enterprise, community training not-for-profit project in Co. Offaly, involved in Training and Education of Soft Skills, IT and Health and Safety, part funded body by Pobal.

The successful candidate will join a small, dedicated team to work closely with the staff to ensure company goals are achieved.


Essential Requirements

  • A Training or management qualification.
  • A minimum of 2 years managerial experience
  • Good technical knowledge and application of IT
  • Full clean driving licence and own transport. 



  • Excellent presentation skills
  • Strong organisational and time-management skills.
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work on own initiative
  • Punctuality & reliability

Your responsibilities:




To effectively control, administer and market all areas of training business.  In addition, to deliver training and ensure development of all staff involved in the unit.


    • Overall management of day-to-day operations, to ensure standards are maintained.
    • Recruitment and training of staff and delivery of courses
    • Marketing of business and delivery on marketing strategies.
    • Financial management and reporting as necessary.
    • Development of new programmes & liaison with community groups & educational institutions.



    • Ability to manage business and staff on an ongoing basis
    • Ability to work on one’s own initiative
    • Good communication skills
    • Ability to co ordinate staff activities
    • Excellent IT skills
    • Training/teaching experience, including IT
    • Marketing experience – ability to map future for business and deliver on strategy.
    • Financial management – ability to keep accurate records.


This is a full time appointment (subject to funding) and you will be based in Banagher, Co Offaly, however travel will be required.

The position will involve occasional evening and weekend work.


The ideal Candidate will currently be on the live register and looking for employment.

Applications by letter and CV to

info@westoffalytraining.com or

The Chairman

West Offaly Training Ltd

Crank House,

Main Street,


Co. Offaly


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