Jobs in Sport

Job Opportunities at Sport Ireland Campus

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Cricket Ireland: Performance Operations Executive

Cricket Ireland is seeking a Performance Operations Executive to help ensure the smooth professional running of the High Performance and International Operations department, supporting players and coaches, and the organisation and logistics of the Cricket Ireland Talent Pathway competitions for girls and boys both at home and abroad.

For the full job description click here

To apply please send a detailed covering letter and full CV by email to recruitment@cricketireland.ie

The closing date for applications is Monday 22nd February 2021 at 5pm.
 

Sport Ireland: Partnerships Manager

Sport Ireland is currently recruiting for the position of Partnerships Manager. This Higher Executive Officer (HEO) role is a key management role to assist the Partnerships and Governance Director in leading, developing and promoting sports participation and physical activity in Ireland through the Local Sports Partnership (LSP) network.

Full job description is available here and also in Irish

Recruitment is managing the recruitment campaign for this vacancy on behalf of Sport Ireland and all queries will be looked after by Orange Recruitment.

Applications and enquires for this role can be sent to sportirelandjobs@orangerecruitment.ie

Closing date for applications is 5pm on Tuesday 23rd February 2021

Sport Ireland: Sports Participation Executive

Sport Ireland are currently recruiting for the position of Sports Participation Executive (Executive Officer). Reporting to the Partnerships Manager, the Sports Participation Executive will project manage Sport Ireland’s Participation initiatives, develop and support projects and initiatives offered in the area of Sports Participation and analyse and administer sport participation applications for investment.

Full job description is available here and also in Irish

Recruitment is managing the recruitment campaign for this vacancy on behalf of Sport Ireland and all queries will be looked after by Orange Recruitment.

Applications and enquires for this role can be sent to sportirelandjobs@orangerecruitment.ie

Closing date for applications is 5pm on Tuesday 23rd February 2021

Basketball Ireland: Digital Media Manager and Communications Assistant

Basketball Ireland is currently recruiting for the role of Digital Media Manager and Communications Assistant. 

The role is to create content and maintain Basketball Ireland’s website and social channels, working closely with the Media and Communications Manager. It includes writing previews, game reports and press releases, as well as creating video content.

Full job description and application requirements here

Applications for the role should be sent by email to Bernard O’Byrne, CEO & Secretary General, Basketball Ireland at bobyrne@basketballireland.ie on or before 1700 on Monday, February 22nd, 2021. 

Sport Ireland: Board Positions

The Minister for Tourism, Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht, Sport and Media invites expressions of interest from suitably qualified candidates to fill three positions on the Board of Sport Ireland

Essential 

(i) Estate and Facilities Management experience (1 position)

In order to implement the vision of a world class environment at the Sport Ireland Campus as it continues to expand, and with the development of a new Campus Master Plan with functionally suitable facilities for sports and a safe pleasant environment, applications are sought from individuals who will assist with the objective of providing expert sports facilities management services.

Candidates for this position should have experience in the strategic and operational management of estates and associated facilities in the public or private sector.  This should include knowledge of the strategic planning process, facilities and building management life cycle and the day-to-day management of such facilities.

(ii) Sporting perspective (2 positions)

Candidates must have significant demonstrable active involvement in sport which would indicate a depth and breadth of knowledge of the challenges facing the sector and demonstrates a substantial contribution and/or track record of achievement in the sector.

For more information on the positions available and the application process visit the State Boards website

Closing Date for applications is  15:00 on Thursday 4th March 2021

Cricket Ireland: Independent Non Executive Board Director

Cricket Ireland  currently have a vacancy on their Board for an Independent Non Executive Director. This newly defined independent director role has been introduced following a recent evaluation by the Board of its effectiveness with the specific objective of constructively challenging and supporting management to ensure the system delivers optimum performance by national squads on the world stage.

Full role description is available here or visit the Cricket Ireland website

A letter from the applicant describing what he or she would bring to the role and a concise CV setting out how and when the relevant experience has been gained should be sent by email to info@cricketireland.ie for the attention of the Chairman of the Nominations Committee, and will be confidential

The closing date for expressions of interest is Wednesday March 3rd 2021

Kildare Sports Partnership: Sports Inclusion Disability Officer

Kildare County Council are currently recruiting for a Sports Inclusion Disability Officer (SIDO). The SIDO will work in a coordinating capacity with all relevant stakeholders to increase and sustain participation opportunities for people with disabilities. The SIDO will be responsible to the Kildare Local Sports Partnership Coordinator in delivering this role.

Full job description available here

Closing Date for applications is Thursday, 11 March 2021 at 4:00 p.m.

Basketball Ireland: Community Development Officers - Meath & South Dublin

Basketball Ireland is currently recruiting for two Community Development Officer roles. 

  • Basketball Ireland Community Development Officer (Meath) in conjunction with Meath County Council and Meath Local Sports Partnership.
  • Basketball Ireland Community Development Officer (South Dublin) in conjunction with South Dublin County Council.

The successful candidates will be committed to providing participation opportunities for all sections of the community in various basketball activities, and will work with organisations including local authorities, schools and governing bodies, with the primary goal of ensuring that suitable programmes and training services are in place at local and national levels.

The full job description for each role is available here Meath and South Dublin

Applications are to be made to  Basketball Ireland CEO, Bernard O’Byrne, at bobyrne@basketballireland.ie with the subject line of the email clearly marked for Meath or South Dublin role.

Closing date for applications is 5pm on Monday, 1st March, 2021.

Student Sport Ireland: Independent Board Directors

Student Sport Ireland (SSI) are currently accepting applications for two independent director Board positions. SSI is recognised by Sport Ireland, Sport Northern Ireland, and the International University Sports Federation (FISU) as the representative body for third level sport and physical activity on the island of Ireland.  The organisation has 30 affiliated universities, Institutes of Technology, and colleges representing over 220,000 full-time undergraduate and postgraduate students.

The full role description is available here

The closing date for applications is noon on Tuesday, 16th March 2021