Training Executive (Internet and Cyberbullying Programme) - Dublin 8

  • Barnardos
  • Barnardos Children's Charity Head Office, Christ Church Square, The Liberties, Dublin 8, Ireland
  • Aug 07, 2019
Full Time

Job Description

Training Executive– Dublin 8.

(Internet Safety and Cyberbullying Programme)

Fulltime and 4 year Fixed Term contract

Salary €34,770 - €48,565

Dublin 8

What will the Training Executive do?

This new Training Executive will play a key role in the development and implementation of our strategy to expand and rollout Barnardos Internet Safety and Cyberbullying Programme for primary schools over a 4-year period, funded by an exciting new corporate partnership.

The Training Executive will oversee the delivery of interactive workshops for children, teachers and parents on internet safety and cyberbullying and will be supported by a Training Administration Worker to ensure the smooth delivery of the programme nationwide in line with Barnardos training quality assurance framework.

Workshops will be facilitated by a panel of trainers with relevant skills and expertise in this area. The Training Executive will work alongside our corporate partner to promote relevant online educational resources, which are free to all children, parents and teachers in Ireland.

They will line manage the Training Administration Worker who works alongside them on this programme.


Who are we looking for?

Personal attributes

  • Excellent training, presentation and facilitation skills.
  • Excellent communications and interpersonal skills (written and oral).
  • Excellent project management and planning skills.
  • Awareness of confidentiality and ability to deal with sensitive queries.
  • Ability to plan and develop long-term partnerships with schools and funders.
  • Ability to work on own initiative and to consult where appropriate.
  • Ability to prioritise competing demands.
  • Ability to work to deadlines and in a pressurised environment.
  • Strong organisational and logical skills required.
  • Flexibility, innovation and adaptability.


  • 3 years experience of developing and facilitating training or workshops with children, parents, teachers on topics such as personal development, well-being, social and emotional development, life-skills, communication, parenting, mental health, internet safety, substance misuse, bullying/cyberbullying etc.
  • Demonstrable experience of planning and delivery of programmes in line with targets.
  • Knowledge of internet safety and cyberbullying issues, concerns, challenges and opportunities relating to children, parents and teachers.
  • Excellent IT skills and working experience of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook and database packages.
  • Child protection experience desirable.


A recognised third level practice qualification (minimum Level 7 on the QQI) in Social Care, Youth and Community Work, Education, Psychology or similar relevant to the role.

A Train the Trainer qualification is highly desirable.


  • Full driving licence and access to the use of a suitably insured car essential.
  • Flexibility in working hours and the ability to travel nationwide in line with the needs of the role.

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Contract Term

Fixed Term

Employer Type

Other Employer

Closing date for applications.

Aug 21, 2019

Closing time for applications


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