Vision Sports / CARA announce job opportunity – Sports Development Coordinator

CARA Centre and Vision Sports Ireland are seeking applications for the position of SPORTS DEVELOPMENT COORDINATOR (with a specific purpose on sport and physical activity for people with vision impairments).
Together, the CARA Centre and Vision Sport Ireland are recruiting for the position of Sports Development Coordinator. The successful candidate will be a key deliverer of Vision Sport Irelands objectives with as well as a specific focus  on the long term planning and implementation of Camp Abilities Ireland.

CARA is a national organisation which provides a collaborative and partnership platform throughout Ireland to impact on enhancing sport and physical activity opportunities for people with disabilities. In conjunction with the Institute of Technology Tralee, the CARA Centre established Camp Abilities Ireland, a national sport and physical activity residential camp for children with vision impairments.

Vision Sports Ireland (VSI) is the officially registered National Governing Body (NGB) for sport for people with vision impairments. VSI mission is to enable blind and vision impaired people to participate fully in sport and recreational activities of their choice.

To view the job spec and application form please click on the following link:

Application Process

Please forward completed application for for the attention of Niamh Daffy, Managing Director, CARA Centre, c/o IT Tralee, Clash Rd, Tralee, Co. Kerry.

Email applications accepted at

Closing date for applications is 12.00 noon GMT on Friday 9th of December

Please note:  Applications received after the closing date will not be accepted.

Provisional date for interviews: Week of the 19th of December 2016

Informal enquiries may be addressed to:
Niamh Daffy, Managing Director CARA Centre

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