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Special Olympics Clubs in Cork: General Volunteers


Special Olympics Clubs in Cork: General Volunteers

Special Olympics Munster


At a Glance

  • Start Date:03/12/2018
  • End Date:31/05/2019
  • Closing date:31/03/2019
  • Post Updated:06/02/2019
  • Min Hours:
  • Role Type:Coaching/Sports



There are several community based Special Olympics Clubs in Cork. They welcome enquires from any interested volunteers. No coaching experience is required, just enthusiasm and a willingness to help out.

- Cork SOI Bowling Club

- Cork SOI Badminton Club

- Cork SOI Swimming Club

- Leeside Legends (Athletics)

- Ballincollig Soccer SOI club

- Owenabue SOI Gymnastics Club

Is training provided?: Yes

Please note that Garda Vetting is required for this position.

Tasks that the volunteer(s) will be expected to undertake:

- Welcome and greet athletes on arrival

- Assist with the delivery of planned coaching sessions

- Promore a positive environment that fosters fun and safety

- Have knowledge and abide by all SOI rules

Skills required for this role:

- Good communications skills

- Personable and friendly

Details of time commitment needed for role:
Cork SOI Bowling Club (Thursday, Leisureplex, 7pm) Cork SOI Badminton Club (Sunday morning, Mahon) Cork SOI Swimming Club (Monday, Lota & Mayfield L.C., 6-9pm) Leeside Legends Athletics (Thursday, Togher, 5.30-7pm) Ballincollig Soccer SOI (Saturday, Model Farm Road, 11am-1pm)

Minimum time commitment per week:
2 hour p/week

Additional screening required for this role:
- Application form - Induction - Garda vetting


If you have any questions about this role please feel free to get in touch:

Name: Liana Leonard

Address: Special Olympics Munster, Unit 3, Cleve Business Park, Monahan Road, Cork


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