Club Camps Coaching

Club Easter Camp

O’Dwyers Easter Camps provide boys and girls – between the ages of 5 and 12 – with an action-packed and fun-filled week of activity during the easter holidays which revolves around maximising enjoyment and sustaining participant involvement in Gaelic Games.

The Camp 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 well being and promoting school and club links. The Camp is usuall located accross two venues:

  • Camp Date: 6th – 9th April 2020
  • Venue 1 – Bremore Park:
    • 12 Groups consisting of 10 per group.
    • Age Groups: CCC1: U7/8 to U 12
    • Time: 10:00am to 1:00pm
  • Venue 2 – Indoor Facility:
    • 3 – 4 groups of approx. 10 per group.
    • Age Groups: Nursery
    • Time: 10:15am to 1:15pm.

Camp Coaches

Coaches Required:

  • 1 Camp Co-ordinator
  • 1 Coach per group.

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 a least one of the following courses
    • Foundation, level 1,
    • 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 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 4-days.
  • No mobile phones allowed on pitch while coaching/helping
  • Be available to have a meeting with our GPO Anthony prior to Camp

Camp Coaching Rates

Position and rate of pay for 4-day Camp.

  • Senior Coach: Aged 20 plus (€160)
  • Junior Coach:  Aged 18-20 (€120)
  • Coaches Assistant: Aged 16-18. (€80)

Camp Coaches On-line Application

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

O’Dwyers GAA Easter Camp 2020: Coaching Application Form

Please note the closing date for applications Saturday, 7th March 2020 at 5.00pm