Waterford Area Partnership Ltd., Westgate Park, Tramore Road, Waterford.

Tel: 051-841740, Email: info@wap.ie

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The Company:
Waterford Area Partnership CLG is a leading dynamic organisation developing creative and innovative responses in delivering the Social Inclusion and Community Activation Programme.


The Grow Project is a Local Training Initiative and is a community based training and work experience programme carried out in the local Ferrybank area of South Kilkenny & Waterford.


Waterford Area Partnership CLG wishes to appoint the following position:
The successful person will assist the Grow Project Co-ordinator to co-ordinate and develop the Local Training Initiative and will engage in activities in the following areas:

·         To deliver a range of QQI Level 4 and Level 5 horticulture training and practical skills

·         To assist with implementation of QQI certification standards of training delivery

·         To assist with organisation of training centre facilities including effective administrative and financial systems
To assist the Co-ordinator to recruit participants to the LTI
To support participants to access work experience and engage with local employers and industry

A Third Level qualification in horticulture or a related field is essential for the Assistant Co-ordinator and previous experience of working in a further education and training environment is highly desirable. Practical horticulture skills are essential.


The person will be of good character, have good co-ordinating and organisational skills, he/she will be self-motivated and have the ability to use initiative and have excellent interpersonal skills.


All applicants must hold a full driving licence and be computer literate.  The successful candidate will be offered a fixed term contract up to 20th April 2018.  Salary for the position of Assistant Co-ordinator is a fixed Carlow Kilkenny ETB rate of €29,781.96

Please forward a copy of current Curriculum Vitae and letter of application no later than 5.00 p.m.
Friday, 30th June 2017 to:

Mr Joe Stokes, CEO
Waterford Area Partnership CLG

Westgate Retail Park, Tramore Road, Waterford.

Or Email: info@wap.ie

NB: Candidates will be short listed on the basis of the Curriculum Vitae
Waterford Area Partnership Ltd is an Equal Opportunities Employer