Eligibility Criteria

 

A CALL TO DUTY

 The Jamaica Paralympic Association (JPA) is inviting persons who are seriously interested to apply for the positions of Chefs de Mission and Managers for its teams to regional and international games and championships for the quadrennial period 2020 to 2024.

Applications are to be sent to the following email address no later than 4:00 p.m. on October 23, 2020.

acalltodutybyparalympic@gmail.com

 

Required Qualifications:

  • A Degree, Diploma or Certificate in Sports Management or Administration
  • Certification in Sports Management or Administration
  • Good working knowledge of Para sports

Required Core Competencies/Attributes

  • A strong work and business ethic
  • A self-starter and driven
  • Critical leadership and consensus-building skills
  • Innovative thinking and solution-oriented
  • Strong inter-personal and organisational skills
  • Ability to multi-task and to prioritize effectively
  • Strong verbal, written and communication skills
  • Commitment to sports as a personal and social developmental tool
  • Computer literate

Required Experience

  • At least two (2) years in sports administration
  • Prior experience as a Manager or Assistant Manager of sports teams that have participated in international or national competitions or recognized domestic competitions under the aegis of accredited local organizing sports bodies.
  • Prior managerial or administrative experience in a sports association or entity.
  • Broad-based knowledge of sport protocols
  • Experience in Logistics Management

It is not mandatory for Applicants to meet all requirements which are stated but they should be able to demonstrate most.

Applications must include:

  • a cover letter
  • a current and relevant profile or resume
  • two (2) recommendations
  • the Self-Assessment Form duly completed which is found at the link SAF on the Association’s website    jamaicaparalympic.com under “Contact”

Please Note

Applications are to be sent to the following email address no later than 4:00 p.m. on October 23, 2020.

acalltodutybyparalympic@gmail.com

 

The Quadrennial Calendar of International and  Regional Games and Championships can be viewed on our website under “Regional and International Games”

Jamaica’s Paralympians, Our Beat, The World’s Rhythm!