Manager of Lifelong Learning & Career Development

Posted on: 14th Apr 2017

Vacancy

  • Club/Employer Name: PGA of Great Britain & Ireland
  • Club/Employer Website: www.pga.info
  • Job Title: Manager of Lifelong Learning & Career Development
  • Location: PGA National Training Academy, The Belfry, UK
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Salary: TBD

Job Description

The Professional Golfers’ Association is seeking a Manager for the National Training Academy’s Lifelong Learning & Career Development Programme, to drive Member Education in this specialist area.

Based at the PGA National Training Academy, Ping House, The Belfry, Sutton Coldfield, the Manager of Lifelong Learning & Career Development will be a member of the Management Team, reporting to the Executive Director – Education, Global Development and being responsible for leading the Member Education administration team and all activities associated with lifelong learning and career development within the PGA nationally.

Principal areas of responsibility will include:-

  • Providing opportunities for PGA Members to access relevant training and education which is reflective of the knowledge and skills demanded by the various roles they undertake within the golf industry.

  • Helping to facilitate recognition of the development and growth of PGA Members.

  • Growing awareness within the golf industry of the career development opportunities that PGA Members have access to.

  • Monitoring/evaluating the effectiveness of all member education activity.

  • Research and identification of relevant learning and development needs of PGA Members.

  • Planning and management of budget allocations.


In addition to a competitive salary, the Association is offering membership of the PGA pension scheme and (after a qualifying period) membership of the private healthcare, group income protection and group life assurance schemes.

This is a permanent, full time role working around the core hours of the business which are from 9 am until 5 pm Monday to Friday.

To apply please register your interest initially by requesting an application pack from Dawn Sales, HR and Health & Safety Advisor: email dawn.sales@pga.org.uk.

The closing date for receipt of applications is 5pm on Thursday, 25 May and interviews will be held at the PGA National Training Academy, date to be confirmed.

Qualifications

The ideal candidate will have excellent oral and written communication including presentation skills with a good understanding of the structure and business of golf and experience in design, developing and evaluating a range of teaching materials.

Being familiar with educational systems and procedures and a strong influencer/negotiator with the ability to lead and motivate are amongst the key requirements to succeed in this role.

The successful applicant will have strong people skills and be a focused, organized, highly motivated self-starter.

Where to Apply

To apply please register your interest initially by requesting an application pack from Dawn Sales, HR and Health & Safety Advisor: email dawn.sales@pga.org.uk.

Closing Date

25/05/2017

< Back to vacancies