Applications open for Regional Academy Head Coaches and Coaches

Applications open for Regional Academy Head Coaches and Coaches

  • Oct 09,2017

**APPLICATIONS ARE NOW CLOSED**

The Elite performance committee (EPC) and the Coaching and Playing Standards Unit (CPSU) are recruiting Regional Academy head coaches to lead seven regional academies around the country.

The Regional Academy head coaches will be responsible for the set up and management of a Regional Academy tasked with delivering 50 hours of technical development to selected Under 15 academy players. There will be a division for both boys and girls in each region, and the academy season will finish with an inter-regional tournament in June 2018.

For further information related to the role description and the application process please see here: Regional Academy Head Coach V3.pdf.

The deadline for all applications is close of business on Wednesday, October 11th, 2017.

Expressions of interest are also invited for the positions of academy coaches.

All applications to be submitted by email to cpsu@basketballireland.ie clearly stating whether it is the head coach or academy coach role that is being applied for.

The deadline for all applications is close of business on Wednesday, October 11th, 2017.


Where will the regions be? 

Regional Designation

Geographical Location

South

Cork, Kerry, Limerick and North Tipperary

North

Antrim, Armagh, Derry, Down, Fermanagh, Tyrone, Meath, Louth, Cavan & Monaghan

East

Dublin, Wicklow, Kildare

South East

Waterford, Wexford, Kilkenny, Carlow & South Tipperary

North West

Donegal, Mayo & Sligo

Midlands

Laois, Offaly, Westmeath, Roscommon, Longford & Leitrum

West

Clare & Galway


When will the interviews be?

Suitable candidates will be short listed and called for interview between October 12th and 18th, 2017. Interviews may be conducted over video-conferencing.


When will the role start?

All candidates should be available to attend the BIPPS tournament on October 21st and 22nd.

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