Club Noticeboard

** (added July 12) Glenanne men’s firsts are looking for a new head coach for the coming season. If interested, contact David Keogh on 0838083075.

** (added July 12) Kilkenny Women’s 1s are looking for an experienced coach for the 2019/2020 season. The team joined the Leinster League in 2017 in Division 5 and having won all their matches (cup and league) in both div 5 and div 4 are now in division 3 with an aim of promotion to division 2.

Training takes place on Tuesday and Thursday evenings with matches on Saturdays. A commitment to one training session per week and games at the weekend is a minimum requirement. For further queries, please contact Niamh Spratt-O’Shea Niamh.spratt@gmail.com

** (added July 5) Following on from the appointment of the experienced Niall Denham to the head coach role of our 1st XI, Old Alex are seeking to appoint an assistant coach to work with Niall and the team. This role is suitable for someone looking to gain experience at coaching in the EYHL, or for someone who cannot commit to a full coaching role but is interested in getting involved at Old Alex. If you are interested in this position, please get in touch to clubcaptainoahc@gmail.com.

** (added July 2) Avoca Hockey Club is seeking someone with strong administrative experience and an attention to detail to ensure that key organisational duties are carried out in a timely and professional manner. Candidates will be expected to demonstrate exceptional organisation skills and showcase their ability as a clear communicator.

Reporting to the Club President, the Club Administrator will have a multifaceted position within Avoca Hockey Club. Playing a key role in the practical running of the Club, the Administrator will collect and record membership subscriptions, organise club fixtures and act as “front of house” in dealing with queries from members.

The Administrator will also oversee incoming/outgoing mail and help develop additional documentation as required by the Club’s Executive Committee. This role is offered on a 2 to 3-day week equivalent basis with the option for the post-holder to work remotely. This position is competitively remunerated.

If you feel that you meet the above profile, then please send an up-to-date copy of your CV to Michael Walsh at Michael.walsh@2into3.com. For informal inquiries, please call direct on 01-234-3131. The closing date for applications is 19th of July.

For more information on Avoca Hockey Club, please see avocahockeyclub.com

** (added June 22) Cork Church of Ireland Ladies are seeking a 1XI coach for the upcoming 2019/2020 season. The team compete in IHL2 and the Munster Senior League. Previous coaching experience and a minimum of IHA level 1 Coaching qualification is required, however higher qualifications will be considered preferable.

Expressions of interest should be sent to the attention of Club Captain Niamh Mason at niamh.mason@arup.com. The club are looking to appoint the new coach over the next 4-6 weeks.

** (added June 22) Laurel Hill Coláiste are looking for a Director of Hockey. Contract runs September 2019 – April 2020.CV and letter of application should be sent to principal@laurelhillcolaistefcj.ie by 26/07/2019.  More details are on the schools twitter page @LHCfcj 

** (added June 17) Ireland’s Over-50s men are looking for a (preferably) level 2 coach for their European championships in Krefeld from 8th – 17th August. Preparation will include a session on June 30th at Lisnagarvey, July 28th in Dublin and then the Euros. Flight and accommodation costs will be covered and there is a possibility to extend to next year’s Home Nations and World Cup in Cape Town. Contact Ed Simpson via: edward@simpson.ie

** (added June 17) Clontarf Hockey Club is seeking a head coach for their Ladies 1st hockey team for the upcoming 2019/2020 season. The team compete in Leinster Division 1. There is a mixture of experience and youth on the team who offer commitment, enthusiasm and ambition. Candidates should have experience coaching ladies hockey as well as Level 1 or formal coaching qualifications. For more information, or to apply with a CV and cover letter please email Sadbh Quinn on clubcaptain@clontarfhc.com.