Clontarf, Dublin 3, Ireland
Full Time Sports

We would like to invite applications for the following full-time, permanent position; Sports Centre Manager, Clontarf
Please note this position requires that you have received at least one dose of a Covid19 vaccine and be willing to receive the second dose.

The post holder will be responsible for the strategic planning and day to day management of the IWA Sports Centre Facilities at the Irish Wheelchair Association in, Clontarf, Dublin. Based at the IWA Headquarters in Clontarf, the facility comprises of a gym, sports hall and ancillary facilities that are open to both IWA members and the general public. The post holder will
develop and maintain relationships with facility members, IWA members, other facility users, suppliers and IWA staff. The post holder will report to the Director of Sport and will be an integral member of the IWA-Sport National Governing Body department.

Training, Experience and Qualifications
A recognised third level qualification in the leisure/sports industry.
A strong management background with a proven track record of driving increased profitability in a dynamic environment.
More than 3 years management experience

Knowledge and Skills
Excellent planning and organisational skills with a proven ability to design and implement robust business processes.
A collaborative management style, excellent people manager who delegates responsibilities effectively.
A strong knowledge of the fitness industry and current/emerging trends.
An understanding of disability sport and or adapted physical activity is desirable but not essential.
Excellent time management, organisational and administrative skills.
Excellent communication skills, including competency in written communication.
Excellent IT skills.
Honest, reliable and flexible and work with integrity.
Committed to providing a high-quality service for all stakeholders.

Communicating and Influencing
Motivating and Empowering
Managing and Developing Performance
Planning and Organising
Quality and Customer Focus

Remuneration & Benefits
Salary Scale €29,821 to €45,558 DOE
Excellent working conditions.
Training & Development opportunities.
24 days annual leave.
Access to the Defined Contribution Pension scheme
Access to group VHI & HSF Health Plans
Employee Assistance Programme


The closing date for applications is Tuesday 14 January 2022
Please note – ACADEMIC AND/OR PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS:- Documentary evidence of your relevant qualification(s) may/will be required in advance of or during the recruitment process.

IWA is an Equal Opportunities Employer