O.N.A.K.A.I. is seeking to fill position of the Women 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 women in karate
  • Work with other WIS Sub-committee members on Creating opportunities for active participation in sport; enhancing visibility of female students, athletes, coaches, judges, referees and sport leaders within karate; creating and encouraging leadership  roles within membership and the Executive of O.N.A.K.A.I
  • 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 Women 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