Keeping Cork Active
Keeping Cork Active

Become a Tutor

Cork Sports Partnership as part of its Active Cork strategy engages the services of qualified and experienced Tutors/Coaches & Facilitators to roll out various programmes and initiatives across Cork.  The recruitment of tutors, coaches and facilitators is on an ad-hoc basis and via an expression of interest process, where a panel may be formed of those that meet the required criteria.

CSP Tutor

Overview & Criteria

For 2022 the Cork Sports Partnership is seeking particular expertise/experience in the following areas:

Sports:

  • Primary School Athletics
  • Community Couch25K
  • Disability Sports

Physical Activity

  • Older Adults Exercise
  • Children & Adolescent Exercise/Physical Activity
  • Weight Management

Community

  • Healthy Eating/Community nutrition & cooking
  • General exercise prescription & instruction

Recruitment Criteria (please note that while all these criteria are not essential, priority will be given to individuals that can show or demonstrate evidence in most)

  • Qualification in Exercise/Fitness Instruction, Sports Coaching or Similar (e.g QQI Level 5/6, Higher Certificate, Degree) NCEF, REPs, EHFA accreditation
  • Experience working with the above target groups or sports and or in the fitness industry.
  • Ability to advise, inform, motivate, and support individuals especially those with low participation levels.
  • A constructive, positive, and progressive attitude to working on behalf of the Cork Sports Partnership
  • A self-motivated approach to work  that also  encourages initiative in adapting/progressing
  • Full clean drivers licence with access to own transport is
  • Expertise and coaching experience in the following areas for 2022 as outlined above are desirable but not Training maybe provided across some areas.

Responsibilities to include:

  • Delivery of CSP programmes.
  • Work with Sports Development staff to design programmes/initiatives.
  • Ensure all programmes that are delivered are appropriate for the target groups and necessary screening is carried out before programme
  • Respectful of environment/venue that programmes take place with adherence to safety
  • Ensure all paperwork is in order, sign in sheets, programme evaluations/reports and any other paper work prescribed by Cork Sports Partnership
  • Tutors will also from time to time have responsibility for collecting participation fees. All monies collected are to be handed over to CSP or to Sports Development Officer responsible for the

Download overview and expression of interest information >>Community Sports Tutors 2021 Final 1<<

CSP Tutor

Recruitment Process

Cork Sports Partnership will select tutors based on meeting the above criteria. If Successful, applicants will be required to facilitate programmes and initiatives based on CSP requirements and within specific timeframes. Please note that programmes and initiatives are run on an ad-hoc basis during the calendar year and subject to Funding.

Application Process:

Please use the form below to apply. Closing date for applications is Friday December 17th. 

The panel will be valid for 2 years. Terms and Conditions will apply. Note: This is an expression of interest process only for the purpose of forming a panel to deliver programmes throughout the county and city. It is not and should not be construed as an offer of employment or forming any part of a contract between Cork Sports Partnership and such parties as may respond to the notice. CSP decision in relation to the formation of a panel is final.

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