Club Skill Week(s) Coaching

The O’Dwyers Summer Camps provide boys and girls  – between the ages of 4 and 13 – with an action-packed and fun-filled week of activity during the summer holidays which revolves around maximising enjoyment and sustaining participant involvement in Gaelic Games.

The week’s activities are game-based, with a strong emphasis placed on skill acquisition, and are organised in an age-appropriate manner with a view to optimising learning, enhancing friendships, improving physical & psychological wellbeing, promoting school and club links.

Camp Dates

  • Junior Camp (Mon 05/07 to Fri 09/07)
  • Cul Camp (Mon 12/07 to Fri 16/07)
  • Club Camp (Mon 19/07 to Fri 23/07)

Camp Coaching Pre-Requisites

  • All coaches must be a member of Club
  • All coaches must be Garda Vetted
  • Any coach 16 applying must be Garda vetted & a parental consent filled out.
  • All coaches must have completed a safeguarding course.
  • Completed the Covid19 eLearning course and the GAA Health Questionnaire
  • Completed a least one of the following courses
    • Foundation
    • Award 1 football or Hurling
    • Award 2 football. or Hurling

What’s Expected from the Coaches

  • Punctuality
  • Set up activity
  • Registration
  • Different fun game each morning.
  • Planning activities at the stations
  • Equipment tidy up
  • All coaches must be on time – start time 9.15 and finish time when all children have been collected.
  • All equipment used to be accounted for by each coach in the morning & signed off and put away at the end of each day.
  • All Coaches applying must be available for 5-days.
  • No mobile phones allowed on the pitch while coaching/helping
  • Be available to have a meeting with our GPO Anthony prior to activities

Coaching Rates

Position and rate of pay for 5-day Week.

  • Senior Coach: Aged 20 plus (€200)
  • Junior Coach:  Aged 18-20 (€150)
  • Coaches Assistant: Aged 16-18. (€100)

Camp Coaches Online Application

If you interested in coaching at the Camps and meet the above criteria, please complete the following online application form

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Further Info & Guidance

For further information or guidance in being a coach or an assistant coach at the camp, text/WhatApps Denise on 086 120 2694 or email