Programme Coordinator - Job Opportunity (closing 19 July 2019)

Fixed Term Contract to 29 February 2020 (May be extended subject to funding)

Post is suitable for self-employed status

Closing date for applications: 5.00pm on Friday 19 July 2019

Salary: £12,493 pa (Based on 20 hours per week)

Job Hours: 20 Hrs per week (Weekend and Evening working will be required)

Location: Holm Park, Ballinahonemore Road, Armagh, BT60 1AH

Job Summary
Key purpose of the job:

The post holder will be responsible for the co-ordination of Armagh City Football Club’s We are Football People Project which has received funding from the Armagh City, Banbridge, Craigavon Borough Council’s EU Peace IV programme.

He/she will be responsible for developing a partnership between the Club and participating schools and participants which should enable the programme to be sustainable and maintained after this funding has been completed.

Essential Criteria

Applicants must possess a 3rd level qualification in one of the following disciplines (Sports Development, Physical Education, Community Youth Work, Community Planning, Youth Leadership) or have a minimum of three years work experience in one of the above disciplines and hold a UEFA ‘B’ Part 1 Licence/Irish FA ‘C’.

Armagh City Football Club seeks to appoint a dynamic, energetic and inspirational person, with a passion for football, who can deliver innovative programmes which will enable the Club to develop and grow.

Application forms and further details can be downloaded from the club website or are available from the Club Secretary.

Completed application forms should be returned FAO, The Club Secretary, Armagh City Football Club, Holm Park, 45a Ballinahonemore Road, Armagh, BT60 1AH or email to

Armagh City Football Club is an Equal Opportunities Employer and is committed to protecting children and vulnerable adults and follows the recruitment guidelines of the Irish FA’s Welfare Policy. Successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced DBS Disclosure before their appointment is confirmed.

This project has been supported by the EU’s PEACE IV Programme, managed by the Special EU Programmes Body (SEUPB)

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