A native of Cork, Aoife is a qualified career and executive coach, trainer and consultant and a mother of two young boys. She has over 18 years’ experience working with national and regional organisations in the public, non-profit and private sectors, both as an employee and on a self-employed basis. This has given Aoife an excellent insight into the challenges of developing a fulfilling career while trying to balance the needs of a young family, as well as the reality of the workplace and the challenges of both working within teams and running your own business.
Aoife Collins Coaching & Consulting provides tailored 1:1 career and business coaching to individuals and employees; workshops and training on career and leadership development for emerging leaders and teams; as well as training, external facilitation and evaluation services for organisations across the Munster region.
As well as her coaching and consultancy work Aoife is Vice Chair of the youth organisation Kinsale Youth Support Services on a voluntary basis. Her qualifications include: An Accredited Diploma in Executive and Life Coaching; a Certificate in Career Coaching; a QQI Level 6 Certificate in Coaching Practice and Ethics; a QQI Level 6 Special Purpose Award in Learning and Development, a Masters in International Relations and a BA in Sociology and Geography.
Aoife has always been passionate about equality and supporting adults and young people to overcome obstacles and reach more of their potential. She gets great fulfilment from supporting people to gain the clarity, confidence and motivation they need to create positive changes in their career, work and world.