The GPO will provide coaching supports at Primary School, Post Primary School and directly in the clubs via hands on coaching but also in the area of coach education and the regular up skilling of club coaches. The GPO will also be responsible for the running of mid – term camps, summer camps, school’s blitz’s and take an active part in club nurseries.
The GPO’s time will be split between Blarney GAA and Bishopstown GAA and their respective schools.
The percentage of time spent in these areas will be agreed in advance with all stakeholders. The key aims will be to recruit and retain players while ensuring the best possible standard of coaching in the clubs/schools.
The successful candidate must have the following; – GAA Foundation Award certified and ideally Award 1 Child Certified. – Experience of GAA coaching at child and youth level. – Appropriate Garda vetting. – Ideally, a third level qualification in the area of sports science, recreation & leisure, or education.
This is a paid Full-Time position for a 12-month Contract at 40 hours per week.
Interested applicants should send their CV to [email protected] by 10th August