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Football Coach - Volunteer

Sports & Recreation

Football Coach - Volunteer

Geraldines Football Club


At a Glance

  • Start Date:22/02/2019
  • End Date:31/05/2019
  • Closing date:22/03/2019
  • Post Updated:13/02/2019
  • Min Hours:
  • Role Type:Coaching/Sports

Requirements:Garda vetting complete and Child Safegaurding


Geraldines football club is over 80 years old and have been providing a football outlet to schoolkids in the local community. In the last number of years the number of kids involved has grown and there is a need to increase our coaching support.

This volunteer opportunity will allow you to gain coaching experience with our underage teams (raning from under 7 to under 12s) and help provide important support to our club and community.

We are looking for volunteers who are willing to provide coaching assistance on a regular or ad hoc basis. You would be working with existing coaches to run training sessions, including football drills and overall physical agility. Training sessions are weekly for a maximum of 60 mins.

Is training provided?: Yes

Please note that Garda Vetting is required for this position.

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

Work with other coaches to organize football coaching drills

Create fun environment for kids to learn football

Include Agility, Balance and Co-ordination exercises

Skills required for this role:

Experience in co-ordinating football training sessions

Working with kids under 12 years old

Details of time commitment needed for role:
Monday evening, Wednesday evening or Saturday morning depending on the age group involved.

Minimum time commitment per week:
1 hour p/week

Additional screening required for this role:
Required to talk with representative of the club before starting


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

Name: Barry McNamara

Address: Geraldines Football Club, Kilmurry Road Garryowen

Website: http://

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