Are you Unemployed/working part time?

Do you want to achieve a coaching qualification in GAA, Rugby and Soccer so that you can work as a Coach?

Goal to Work multi agency committee would like to invite applications for this sports coach training programme. Participation on this course will not affect a social welfare payment and there are no course fees.

Trainee Coaches must:

* Be unemployed or working part time and in receipt of a social
welfare payment or previously self employed

* Have an interest in GAA, Soccer and Rugby

* Be willing to participate in a 12 week training programme for
approximately 3 days each week, 9.30am – 4.30pm

Awards achieved will include:

* Rugby – Mini and Foundation Rugby Coaching Award

* GAA – Foundation Coaching Award

* FAI – Kick Start 1

* IT Skills

* FETAC Personal Effectiveness

* FETAC Occupational Sports First Aid Level 5

* Child Protection in Sport

* Disability Awareness Training

* Irish Sports Council Active Leadership Training

Places will be limited to 12 Trainee Coaches. Application process is by means of application form. All suitable applicants must undergo a formal interview and successful candidates will be offered a place as a Trainee Coach.

If you would like further information or an application form please contact Mary Glynn, Mayo North East LEADER Partnership Co., Head Office, Foxford, Co. Mayo on 094 9256745 or e-mail [email protected]

Application forms can also be downloaded at or download here

Completed application forms should be posted or e-mailed to Mary Glynn as above.

Closing date for receipt of completed applications is strictly 5pm on Tuesday 15th April 2014

Interviews will take place week of 21st April in Swinford and course will commence on 28th April 2014.

The project is part funded by the Local and Community Development Programme of Mayo North East LEADER Partnership Company


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