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Student Sport Ireland

Student Sport Ireland is coordinating the planning and preparations for the participation of Ireland’s high-performance student athletes’ at this summer World University Games.

The 30th edition of the event will be hosted by the Italian city of Naples from the 3rd - 14th July and SSI is working closely with Sport Ireland and the relevant National Governing Bodies to maximise high performance and achieve best results at the event.

SSI now invite applications for the appointment of physiotherapists and teamwear suppliers to the Team Ireland delegation. For additional information and to download a detailed job description (physiotherapists) / proposal invitation (teamwear suppliers) please follow this link to the Student Sport Ireland web site: WUG Vacancies.

Cara - Physical Activity Education Coordinator

Cara, through the support of the Health Service Executive (HSE) Health and Wellbeing Dept. and in partnership with Sport Ireland, is looking for a full time Physical Activity Education Coordinator to coordinate the development, delivery and evaluation of a national physical activity education programme for people with disabilities.

Closing Date: applications to be received no later than 12 noon on Friday 29th of March 2019

Further Details and Application via:

Fencing Ireland - General Manager (Part-time)

Reporting to the Board through the Chairman or his/her nominee, the General Manager will be responsible for the managing the daily work of Fencing Ireland, the co-ordination and of Fencing Ireland’s of relationship with Sport Ireland, the Olympic Federation of Ireland, the FIE, the EFC, and the systematic implementation and review of Fencing Ireland’s policies and procedures as required by the Board from time to time.

Closing Date: 10 April 2019

Informal enquires: Informal inquiries may be made to the Secretary of Fencing Ireland Mr. Des Gilhooly

Application Procedure Applications should be submitted by email to Mr. Des Gilhooly Applicants will be short listed and eligible candidates will be called for interview. A second round of interviews may take place if required.

Download the full job description here.

Cricket Ireland - Women's Team Operations Manager (Part-time)

Cricket Ireland is seeking to recruit a self-motivated and enthusiastic part-time Women’s Team Operations Manager for the senior women’s team initially for a one-year period, to commence the role ideally by 13th May 2019. The position reports directly to the International Teams Administration Manager (ITAM) and will work closely with the National Women’s Head Coach and Performance Pathway Manager (NWHC). The person will work in a variety of venues throughout the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland and where senior women’s matches are played overseas. The nature of the role demands time travelling overseas and will involve approximately 45 days until the end of the 2019 calendar year. This could rise to up to 70 days in 2020.

The closing date for applications will be 9.00am on 17th April 2019.

A full CV and detailed covering letter should be sent by email to with the subject title ‘Women’s Team Operations Manager’ and will be confidential.

Interviews will be held in Dublin on 26th April 2019.

Download the full job description here.