VACANCY: Cricket Connects Officer

The NWCU are looking to employ a full-time Cricket Connects Officer.


The role

Cricket Connects is a Cricket Ireland participation initiative and is supported by The Rank Foundation Start Here Grant. Cricket Connects aims to encourage more people to participate in more cricket, more often. Cricket Connects has a specific focus on engaging groups not usually accessing cricket or physical activity opportunities including women and girls, disability inclusion groups, migrant populations and socially disadvantaged groups. The programme is designed to be holistic and increase individuals’ capacity in leadership and self, while also encouraging increased, inclusive physical activity opportunities.


Cricket Ireland seeks to recruit a full-time Cricket Connects Officer based and working within the North West Cricket Union to support this initiative. This Cricket Connects Officer role will support organisational and sectoral growth for cricket in Ireland by increasing access to participation in sport and physical activity.


Working daily as part of the North West Cricket Union Development team, the post-holder will be responsible for the co-ordination and roll out of Cricket Ireland’s ‘Cricket Connects’ Programmes.


The application process

  • The closing date for applications will be 18 March 2024
  • A detailed letter of application and full CV should be sent by email to and will be confidential. Please advise where you saw the advert
  • Eligibility to work in ROI & UK is essential

For more details and how to apply please see the job description: Cricket Connect Development Officer NWCU Job Description 05.03.24


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