Vacancies: Programme and Training Manager / Programme Officer
Closing date: 22/07/2016
ICOS is an independent, not-for-profit organisation advocating for the rights of international students in Ireland and promoting good policy and high standards in international education in Irish higher education. ICOS also administers fellowship programmes on behalf of the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade.
We currently have two full-time vacancies in our team:
Programme and Training Manager
ICOS is seeking an experienced and highly organised team leader whose main task will be operational management of the Irish Aid Fellowship Programme in keeping with ICOS' current contractual obligations to Irish Aid. The successful candidate will also be an experienced trainer with the competence to deliver (after a relevant induction period) courses from ICOS' current training portfolio of intercultural awareness courses as well as contributing to training strategy and development. Reporting to the Director, the appointee will also be expected to represent ICOS to external agencies and to actively contribute to ICOS' overall image and profile as an organisation which is strongly student focussed and committed to a holistic approach to international education.
ICOS is seeking an energetic, organised graduate who can assist with and assume, after relevant training, significant responsibilities in relation to the administration of the Irish Aid Fellowship Programme in keeping with ICOS' current contractual obligations to Irish Aid.