O.N.A.K.A.I. is seeking to fill position of the Inclusion and Disability in Sport Sub-Committee member. Successful applicants will be required to undertake Safeguarding 1 and undergo Garda vetting upon selection.


LOCATION – nationwide


  • Represent the rights and interests of our inclusive members in karate
  • Actively work on implementing Inclusion Policy by enhancing visibility, accessibility, inclusivity and participation within karate
  • Work with other IDS Sub-committee members on creating opportunities for active participation and inclusion in sport in line with the National charter
  • Provide feedback to the O.N.A.K.A.I. Executive
  • Report formally to O.N.A.K.A.I. Executive at AGM through production of an annual report and/or presentation
  • Any other duties that may be assigned from time to time.


  • Basic IT knowledge
  • Good written and verbal communication skills.
  • Trustworthy and respected, with the ability to maintain confidentiality about sensitive matters
  • Strong organisational skills, the ability to plan and organise meetings as well as diary management
  • Commitment to the role, passionate about opportunities for Inclusion in Sport


  • Maintain effective relationships with the Executive Board of O.N.A.K.A.I. and those members of other organisations or volunteers who are also contributing to the development of karate within the region.
  • Carry out duties and responsibilities within limited supervision.
  • Portray a competent and professional image.
  • Be available and willing to undertake training necessary for the post.

APPLICATION Please send a CV and letter of application to Martin Clynch, Secretary to O.N.A.K.A.I. by email to info@onakai.ie  by the 21.6.2019