Communications Teacher

  • Kylemore Community Training Centre
  • Ballyfermot Family Resource Centre, Lynch's Ln, Chapelizod, Dublin 10, Ireland
  • Nov 07, 2019
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Job Description

CDETB & Kylemore Community Training Centre (KCTC)

Communications Teacher (Hours in co-operation provided by CDETB to Kylemore CTC) - 17 hrs per week.

  • Teacher of Communications required teaching QQI Levels 3 and 4. 
  • Teacher will also be required to integrate other QQI modules that may benefit learners’ literacy; including Numeracy, Computer Literacy, English, Business English, and other modules as appropriate.

 Kylemore CTC is located in the Ballyfermot Resource Centre, 1st Floor, Ballyfermot Road, Dublin 10.

 The role of the CDETB Communications  (Hours in Cooperation) Teacher involves working in the CTC with staff to deliver training, education and personal development programmes to young people aged 16 to 21 years.  Our service offers community based training for early school leavers who would otherwise have been excluded from active participation in both the workforce and in society and who have dropped out of mainstream education.  Typically, learners will be offered an integrated training programme determined by the needs of the individual, they may have educational, emotional and other support needs. 

 Staff in the CTC plan work in an integrated manner to ensure quality services are delivered to the learner.

 The CDETB employed teacher will be encouraged to adopt the core principals of KCTC as they carry out their duties and will be supported by KCTC to fulfil their role to the best of their ability.

 Person Specifications for hours in cooperation Teacher

  • Significant (3 to 5 years) experience of working with young people in out of school and non-formal settings.
  • Ability to integrate I.T. based learning, literacy development and other pedagogical skills and approaches.
  • Excellent communication and listening skills.
  • A learner-centred approach to all aspects of the work.
  • Ability to work effectively with KCTC staff, learners, external partners, employers and others as appropriate to support learner progression.
  • Knowledge of QQI and the National Framework of Qualifications.
  • Working knowledge of the key state agencies who work with early school leavers.
  • Openness to learning, development and change.
  • Excellent administration, planning and organisational skills.

 All vacancies are subject to the Directors of Redeployment agreeing to the posts being filled, following the completion of the 2019 Redeployment Scheme.   All appointments must be approved by the CDETB Chief Executive.  All applicants must be currently registered with the Teaching Council of Ireland.

 Please be aware that the successful candidate should have current Garda Vetting clearance (i.e. from 1st January 2018) before they can take up duty.

 Closing date: 20th November 2019

Interviews will be held on week beginning: 2nd December 2019

 To apply please send a Cover Letter and Curriculum Vitae by email only to:





Contract Term

Fixed Term

Commencement Date

Dec 08, 2019

Employer Type


Closing date for applications.

Nov 20, 2019

Closing time for applications


Applicants should also include

Cover Letter,   Curriculum Vitae,   Named Referees,   Teaching Council Registration Details