Location: Munster (Cork region)
Contract Length: Fixed term contract
Full time / Part time: Part time
Salary: TBC Application closing date: 06/03/2020
The Irish Athletic Boxing Association has been delivering consistent International success in the ring and is the highest performing Olympic sport in Ireland. To assist our Development Team to continue its drive towards sustaining success the IABA are now seeking to appoint a Regional Community Development Officer for its Development Team on a fixed-term basis. This part-time position is of strategic importance to the IABA in achieving its strategic goals within developing programmes and enhancing the current professional structures in place. Reporting directly to the National Development Manager, the successful candidate will be responsible for the delivery of all locally based school ‘StartBox’ programmes and administration associated with the effective running of the IABA Development Team.
Overall Purpose of Position
To assist the Irish Athletic Boxing Association in achieving its core objectives of:
• Ensuring delivery of boxing development programmes, to targeted groups, in a variety of settings within the nominated area. • Developing partnerships and co-ordination between the relevant internal/external stakeholders and maximizing their involvement in the development of boxing in Ireland.
Specific Responsibilities: Reporting to the National Development Manager of the Irish Athletic Boxing Association and designated stakeholders, the Regional Community Development Officer will have responsibility for the implementation of current and future development programmes of the IABA and identified stakeholders including:
Programmes: ▪ Planning, organising and active implementation of school StartBox sessions. ▪ Promote positive relationships between all programme partners. ▪ Assist in the development of current and future programmes as required. ▪ To undertake further training as required.
Strategic Development: ▪ Represent the IABA and relevant stakeholders as required. ▪ Assist in strategic working groups as required and directed by the National Development Manager of the IABA and nominated areas.