Head of Career Development Services
Aoife Coonagh joined Carr Communications in early 2006 as Head of Career Development Services. Aoife has over 25 years of HR, recruitment and training experience. She has a track record of achievement in management roles spanning learning and development, executive development and HR management consultancy in Aer Lingus and AXA Insurance.
One of the services provided by her Careers Unit in Carr Communications – Job Interview Preparation – is the best known and longest-established of its kind in the country. A highly effective facilitator and executive coach, Aoife and her team’s reputation for helping people prepare for interviews is unequalled; from Senior Executives in the private sector being interviewed for Board and Leadership positions; senior civil servants going for the full range of promotional interviews including TLAC; the full range of medical interviews up to Consultant; to graduates going for their first ever interview.
As Head of Career Development Services, she designs and delivers a range of HR development programmes with organisations including: Career Planning; Career Progression; High Potential and Talent Management; Management Development Programmes; Performance Management; Competency Framework design and development; and Outplacement programmes.
She has provided development programmes at all levels ranging from individual skills development – Personal development planning and Coaching - to company-wide training and development programmes such as customer service, quality process improvement and management development. Aoife is also accredited in EQi Emotional Intelligence and MBTI Myers Briggs.