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RYANI Development Officer (Maternity Cover)

RYANI are seeking a Development Officer (DO) to join the RYA Northern Ireland to help increase the regular participation in sailing and windsurfing and to maintain and improve standards of safety, training and volunteer management in Northern Ireland.  

This position is on a Fixed Term Contract to cover a period of maternity leave for an expected duration of 9 – 12 months.

The accountabilities of the post holder will include but are not limited to:

- Representing the RYA within Northern Ireland by promoting the organisation’s inclusive participation, training, race management and coaching programmes & policies.

- Completion of Club and Workforce Audits for existing clubs, Training Centres and other affiliated bodies to identify ongoing development needs and priorities.

- Keeping RYA National leads informed regarding regional issues, insights and challenges. Aligning national priorities with regional needs and circumstances.

- Maintaining and developing a healthy network of sailing clubs, sailing centres and volunteers in the region through promotion and implementation of RYA and SportNI development and training programmes.

- Co-ordination of instructor training and race management in the Region, ensuring sufficient courses are available to meet regional and national needs. 

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DO Job Description

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Should you have any queries please contact or 02890383812.  

Closing date for applications: 1s5th February 2018

The RYANI is an equal opportunities employer

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