Triathlon Ireland (TI) is looking to contract a National Squad Support Coach, working with our Performance Director to play a key role in the realisation of our strategy; and the development of our Team Ireland culture and values for the next two years in the lead up to the 2024 Paris Olympics.
Working with Triathlon Ireland’s Performance Director, the National Programme Coach will provide leadership and direction across the TI National Senior Squad through our three International Camps annually and multiple international competitions.
The National Programme Coach will ensure there is a clear plan for the direction and structure of camps and international races as part of the organisation’s implementation plan of the Sport Ireland Tokyo Games Review recommendations.
Creating clear High Performance structures on international camps and international competitions to ensure performance environments for all National Squad athletes to thrive is critical to the delivery of TI’s implementation of the 2021 Tokyo Review.
A key objective of this will be the support and development of exceptional people to deliver international success, both athletes and coaches.
They are also looking for a National Pathway Coach and Programme Coordinator. Working with Triathlon Ireland’s Performance Director, to provide leadership and direction across Triathlon Ireland’s Performance Development Pathway, Talent Programmes, including Boost, Boost + and Provincial Development Squads ensuring effective system structure and engagement.
Creation of a supportive, challenging and inspiring environment to help support the holistic development of the athlete ensuring processes of engagement; enabling; empowering and education. Act as point of contact for TI athletes and coaches. Where required provide coaching for TI athletes individually and on camps.
Key to this will be the management of key stakeholder relationships and ensuring that TI is ‘athlete centred and coach supported’ in its approach.