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Rehab Group

   » Roscommon
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   » Permanent full-time
   » Updated 09/02/2018
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The National Learning Network are currently recruiting for an Instructor to join their Team in Castlerea, Co. Roscommon.

The Rehab Group is a charity that provides services for over 20,000 adults and children, and champions the value of diversity and inclusion for people with disabilities or disadvantage in their communities all over Ireland and the UK.
We work with people with disabilities, people on the autism spectrum, people with mental health difficulties, people who are underprivileged in some way in the labour market, and people who want a fresh start.

Our VISION is of a charity that champions the value of diversity and inclusion for people with a discapability or disadvantage, in their communities. Together, we will constantly lgain and seek to provide excellent services to foster and enhance social and economic independence.

Our MISSION is helping the people we serve to be more independent; helping them to contribute to and be more included in their communities; empowering them with the skills and confidence to be active in the workforce; and supporting them to be in charge of their health and wellness.

Our VALUES underpin all we do, shape who we are and how we work with one another, in our organisation and in the community:

Advocacy : Challenge exclusion and promote inclusion

Quality : Strive for excellence in all aspects of our work

Dignity : Respect the unique worth of every person (that includes people who access our services, families, employees and volunteers)

Justice : Act with integrity, honesty, commitment and accountcapability in everything we do to ensure equity, fairness and transparency

Team Work : Foster an environment that encourages change, growth, trust in our organisation and in partnership with others, working together as one Rehab team


Employer located Training Instructor

The Employer located Training (EBT) Instructor is responsible for
1. Sourcing learners for the programme and work placements with employers who will provide on the job training for the learners
2. Liaising with the employers and monitoring the progress of the learners.
3. Drafting and delivery of the learners' individualised training plans and training. Delivering certified and non-certified modules and updating training plans as training is completed.
The objective of the programme is to obtain employment for the learners.

Formal Education/Training
Third level or Further Education qualification, preferably within the Education/Training or Social Sciences sector.
Work practice
practice of sourcing work placements.
Occupational practice of working with Learners in educational, guidance and/or developmental contexts.
Skills and expertise
An capability to source work placements and encourage employers to realise the benefits of providing work practice to those who attend our service.
To motivate learners and to maintain networks with stakeholders and local communities.
Excellent facilitation and presentation skills together with excellent interpersonal, communication and organisational skills.
practice in working on own initiative with a professional and confident approach.

Job Area

Source learners for the programme and source work practice placements. Instil by example and direct training, proper work attitudes and work behaviours.

Evaluate the vocational rehabilitation needs of each Learner and produce a profile of those needs. Provide learners with adequate and constructive feedback about their progress.

Maintain all records in conformity with both internal and external intake procedures, accreditation and quality standards and produce reports on same.

Meet key performance indicators in relation to learner placement and employment.

Report to the Manager on all matters pertaining to the programme and inform the Manager in a timely manner should problems arise.

Perform the function of Instructor under the guidance of the management of National Learning Network and co-operate fully with the programme and centre staff and multi-disciplinary teams.

Carry out any other tasks and responsibilities within the general requirements of the above job specification as may be required from time to time.

Contribute to the continuous improvement of activities of National Learning Network and actively participate in and promote a culture of excellence all over all National Learning Network activities.

Typical Level of Interaction
? Standard: Typical interaction is to request and provide information Courtesy, tact and effectiveness are required.
? Advanced: Influence using logic and facts Communication is important but not critical to the achievement of job objectives.
? Expert: Win the hearts and minds, changing opinion of people Critical in achieving the job objectives.

Primary Audience (Internal)
NLN Learners, Staff and Management.

Level of Audience (Internal)
? Clerical / Operational.
? managery / Junior Professional.
? Middle Management / Seasoned Professional.
? Senior / Top Management.

Primary Audience (External)

Level of Audience (External)
? Clerical / Operational.
? managery / Junior Professional.
? Middle Management / Seasoned Professional.
? Senior / Top Management.

This appointee will be part of an Employer located Training team.

The person will need resilience as many employers refuse requests for work placements.


A commitment to living the organisational values of Team work, Dignity, Justice, Advocacy and Quality

Respect for others
* You conduct yourself in such a manner as to ensure a working environment that promotes respects and upholds the dignity of all staff members and those who you come into contact with in the course of your work.
* You respect and promote the views and wishes of individuals, key people and others.
* You respect the individual's diversity, cultures and values, never discriminating against any individual or condoning discrimination by others.
* You are committed to ensuring that equality and diversity are promoted within your organisation, for individuals and for staff members and those who may come into contact with your organisation.
* You assist and give appropriate support to enable individuals to understand and exercise their rights.

leadership abilities and Teamwork
* You consult and encourage the full engagement of the team, encouraging open and constructive discussions around work issues.
* You get the best out of individuals and the team, encouraging good performance and covering any performance issues that may arise.
* You value and support the development of others and the team.
* You encourage and support new and more effective ways of working.
* You deal with tensions within the team in a constructive fashion.
* You encourage, listen to and act on feedback from the team to make improvements.
* You actively share information, expertise and skills to help the team to meet its objectives.

Building relationships and Communication
* You modify communication approach to suit the needs of a situation/ audience.
* You actively listen to the views of others.
* You contact with other groups to gain co-operation.
* You negotiate, where necessary, in order to reach a satisfactory outcome.
* You maintain a focus on dealing with colleagues and service users in an effective, efficient and respectful manner.
* You are assertive and professional when dealing with challenging issues.
* You express yourself in a clear and articulate manner when speaking and in writing.

Judgement and Decision Making
* You effectively deal with a wide variety of information sources, investigating all significant issues.
* You understand the practical implication of information in relation to the broader context in which s/he works - procedures, divisional objectives etc.
* You identify and understands key issues and trends.
* Correctly extracts & interprets numerical information, conducting accurate numerical calculations.
* Draws accurate conclusions & makes balanced and fair recommendations backed up with evidence.

Management and Delivery of Results
* You take ownership of tasks and are determined to see them through to a satisfactory conclusion.
* You are logical and pragmatic in approach, setting objectives and delivering the best possible results with the resources available through effective prioritisation.
* You constructively challenge existing approaches to improve efficient customer service delivery.
* You accurately estimate time parameters for project, making contingencies to overcome obstacles.
* You minimise errors, reviewing learning and ensuring remedies are in place.
* You maximise the input of own team in ensuring effective delivery of results.
* You ensure that proper service delivery procedures/protocols/reviews are in place and implemented.

* You identify, with individuals, the needs and preferences they want you to present on their behalf.
* You ensure that neither you nor the individuals will be compromised by your working on their behalf and that any information you communicate on their behalf is correct.

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