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Special Olympics Kayaking Volunteers (Sundays Galway)

Sports & Recreation

Special Olympics Kayaking Volunteers (Sundays Galway)

Special Olympics


At a Glance

  • Start Date:28/10/2018
  • End Date:28/04/2019
  • Closing date:30/12/2018
  • Post Updated:22/10/2018
  • Min Hours:2 Hours per week
  • Role Type:Coaching/Sports

Requirements:Volunteers will be required to register with Special Olympics as volunteers


Special Olympics Galway Kayaking team are looking for general volunteers and also qualified coaches to volunteer at their sessions on Sunday at the Boat house in Woodquay. Volunteers would be required to arrive at 9.30 to be on water for 10 finishing time is roughly 11.45am. 

Volunteers will be required to register as a volunteer with Special Olympics but they will be supported through the process.

This is an ideal opportunity for anyone that likes water sports or that is pursuing a sporting career. 

Is training provided?: Yes

Please note that Garda Vetting is required for this position.

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

Volunteers will be expected to get into the water with the athletes and help with the sessions. 

Skills required for this role:

Good communication skills 

Details of time commitment needed for role:
Sunday mornings

Minimum time commitment per week:
2 hour p/week

Additional screening required for this role:
Garda vetting


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

Name: Breffni Gorman

Address: Special Olympics, Gateway Buildings Northwest Business Park Collooney Sligo


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