Swim Ireland is the National Governing Body (NGB) for Swimming, Water Polo, Diving and Artistic Swimming across the 32 counties of Ireland, with a vision of ‘An island of swimmers’. We exist to ensure swimming is at the heart of a healthy, active nation.
Swim Ireland is the National Governing Body (NGB) for Swimming, Water Polo, Diving and Artistic Swimming across the 32 counties of Ireland, with a vision of ‘An island of swimmers’. We exist to ensure swimming is at the heart of a healthy, active nation. We promote participation and competition in the aquatics, listen to our members and the voice of our athletes, strive for excellence in all we do, and ensure our sport is well governed. For further information, please see our website at www.swimireland.ie.
The Get Dublin City Swimming Officer will be joining the team at an exciting time, as we continue on the journey of a 5-year strategic plan and they will be able to help shape, develop and improve swimming participation rates throughout the city.
This role is in partnership with Dublin City Council and Dublin City Sport & Wellbeing Partnership.
Role and Reporting Structure:
Reporting to the Head of Participation and the Get Ireland Swimming Team Leader, the Get Dublin City Swimming Officer will assist Swim Ireland and Dublin City Council/Dublin City Sport & Wellbeing Partnership in achieving their core objectives of promoting swimming. The successful applicant will work closely with the Dublin City Sport & Wellbeing Partnership, other Dublin City Council staff & facility operators and commercial entities to both enhance and create opportunities to encourage more people to swim on a regular basis.
Key Areas of Responsibility:
Open Water Programmes
Quality and Reporting
Remuneration and Location:
The salary will be €33,500 per annum plus entitlement to join the Swim Ireland Company Pension Scheme subject to meeting and acceptance of the terms & conditions of the scheme.
Position Tenure: 1 year fixed-term full-time contract.
Start: Immediate Start
Position Location: Swim Ireland, Blanchardstown / Dublin City Sport & Wellbeing Partnership, Dublin City Council. Some level of hybrid working will be permitted but is dependent on the requirements of the business.
Appointment will be made subject to satisfactory: Garda Vetting; and suitable reference checks.
How To Apply:
Please click 'Apply Now' to email your application, to include your CV and aCover Letter, for the attention of the HR Manager, Chloe Kinahan.
Closing date for applications is Sunday 18th June 2023.
At Swim Ireland, we are dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive, and authentic workplace, so if you’re excited about this role but your past experience doesn’t align perfectly with every element in the job description, we encourage you to apply anyway. You may be just the right candidate to for this or other roles. We would particularly welcome applications from black & minority ethnic candidates, who are currently under-represented in the Swim Ireland team as a whole. We always appoint on merit.
Swim Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.