• Meuse-Rhine Gazette

Director Of Training, International Butler Academy – Simpelveld, Limburg (NL)

Updated: Jan 23, 2021

Who We Are:

The International Butler Academy (TIBA) is a unique, exclusive, and professional butling and house management school. We are proud to be the finest and most innovative butler service training institute globally, second to none. We are equally proud that some of the world's wealthiest families, international businesses, and five-star hotels, resorts, private clubs, and cruise lines turn to us for staff training, staff recruitment, and our highly specialized consulting services. Our comprehensive 10-week, 800 curriculum hour, licensed government training program will introduce each student to all the expected duties of a butler, personal assistant, valet, house, and estate manager.


As the Training Director, you will develop and modernize the existing training curriculum of The International Butler Academy, deliver and manage the corporate standards. Develop and manage a team of highly dedicated trainers. Together with the CEO and all other staff of the Academy, you are responsible for bringing The International Butler Academy to the next level and maintain the lead as the #1 Butler training institute in the world.

What You'll Do:

  • Build a dedicated trainer team with existing and new instructors.

  • Modernise training standards and introduce exceptional training methods

  • Develop a style guide for training materials and ensure all trainee facing materials are consistent with that guide

  • Implement different training and facilitation styles in lesson plans to maximize engagement and retention

  • Review feedback from training sessions with direct reports to identify and implement improvements

  • Provide training to our students and clients alike

What You'll Need

  • Bachelor's of Hotel Management or any relevant field

  • Minimum 5 years of experience in a training role, preferably in Hotel or Butler training

  • Strong attention to detail and problem-solving skills

  • Entrepreneurial spirit

  • High-level English is a must, German, Dutch a plus

Who You Are:

  • Mission-driven: You are dedicated to our mission and understand that providing outstanding training to our students and clients is critical.

  • Motivated: You take ownership of your projects and are driven to produce the highest quality work product. You meet deadlines and communicate roadblocks. You look for opportunities to add value.

  • Creative: You come up with original ideas to solve complex problems.

  • Collaborative: You thrive in a team environment. You love listening to feedback and incorporating other people's opinions into your ideas. You're willing to work beyond your stated role for the better of the team.

  • Compassionate: You care about people. You want others to succeed.

What We Offer

  • Flexible Hours

  • 20 days of annual leave

  • Opportunities for Career Growth and Professional Development

  • Company Issued Hardware

  • Live-in quarters at Academy provided but not obligatory

The above job description is meant to describe the general nature and level of work being performed; it is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required for the position.

The International Butler Academy is an equal opportunity employer committed to providing all employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. We celebrate diversity and welcome applicants from every background and life experience.

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Click here to apply via LinkedIn.

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