Age & Opportunity


Active Programme FitLine Coordinator


Age & Opportunity is the national organisation that provides a range of opportunities for older people who want to get more involved in arts and culture, sport and physical activity, civic engagement and personal development.

We are looking for a Co-ordinator to lead on the nationwide rollout of our Active Programme FitLine initiative, a free telephone support service, delivered by volunteer mentors, who encourage older people to start being physically active and maintain physical activity as part of their daily lives.


Applicants must have at least 5 years’ experience in and knowledge of the area of physical activity, sport or health promotion for older adults, experience in using a CRM system (preferably Salesforce), and experience in managing a team of people, preferably volunteers. A degree in a related field is desirable.


This is a full-time position, with a salary of €35,500 per annum and an 18 month specified purpose contract initially.


A full job description and person specification is available here:



Please send your CV and cover letter, outlining how you match the above criteria to:

Margaret Roe, HR Manager, Age & Opportunity, St. Patrick’s Building, Marino Institute of Education, Griffith Avenue, Dublin 9



Deadline for receipt of applications is 12 noon on Thursday the 7th of January.


Shortlisting will apply.


Interviews will be held virtually on Monday the 18th of January 2021.


Age & Opportunity is an equal opportunities employer.