Oran Kearney is to part company with St Mirren less than a year after joining as manager.

The Scottish Premiership club are expected to confirm the 40-year-old’s exit “by mutual consent”.

Signed on a three-year contract, Kearney kept St Mirren in the Scottish Premiership after a play-off win over Dundee United, having finished 11th.

But the Northern Irishman was not at St Mirren’s return to pre-season training on Monday.

Kearney had reportedly