Job Opportunity: Athletics Officer Dublin City Council Administrative Area
Applications for the position of Athletics Officer for the Dublin City Council Administrative Area are invited from suitably qualified persons.
The core focus of the Athletics Officer will be to work in a coordinating capacity with all relevant stakeholders to increase opportunities and sustain participation in the sport of Athletics for a diverse range of target groups in the Dublin City Council administrative area. Core objectives include:
- Delivery of athletics development programmes with a view to developing interest, linking participants to established athletics clubs/groups and developing new clubs/groups where need exists.
- Development of partnership and co-ordination between the relevant local statutory and voluntary bodies, in particular Dublin City Sport & Wellbeing Partnership and maximizing their involvement in the development of athletics in the city.
- Support clubs and groups to build capacity and capability to enable increases in the number of participants and effectively engage within the local community.
- To design and deliver targeted interventions to engage specific key target groups with established low participation rates including refugees, new communities, ethnic minorities, young people, women/girls, at-risk youth, etc.
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Renumeration & Location
Salary – Band 1, €30,681 (min) to €42,468 (max)
Position Tenure: Full time, on a contract basis for a period of one year
Position Location: Holders of the post shall reside in the district in which their duties are to be performed.
Selection shall be by means of a competition based on an interview conducted by or on behalf of Athletics Ireland.
Applicants are invited to apply by post or email. Applications should include a CV and letter of application identifying competencies you possess in line with the above, not later than Friday December 1st to: firstname.lastname@example.org