GAA Grounds Caretaker – Castletown Geoghegan

Vacancy Reference – CES – 2004937

Job Description:

Duties will include; upkeep of GAA pitches, general maintenance to clubhouse and grounds. Mowing and marking out of pitches, preparing GAA pitches for matches.

Applicants must supply suitable character references and be prepared to complete a Garda vetting form.

C.E. Scheme Eligibility criteria will apply. Please contact Kilbeggan Community Group for further details at 057 9332711 or


Kilbeggan Community Group are here to assist you in furthering your qualifications while gaining experience within this role. Many participants who work within the community obtain a level 3 or 4 in employability skills which can be tailored to suit the individual, including minor awards in different sectors such as; Security, Horticulture/Gardening, Cleanpass, Construction skills and DIY courses. These awards give the participant the opportunity of gaining employment and/or furthering their career in the industry of their choice. To see a list of QQI accredited courses please click here.

Participants are provided with all Industry related training such as SAFEPASS, Manual Handling, Construction Skills Certification Scheme and Occupational First Aid which can be carried through to future jobs.

Career Progression:

Many participants who obtain the relevant industry training and experience carry on to gain employment and/or continue their qualifications from the foundations built on the C.E. Scheme towards apprenticeships, construction related jobs from the Construction Skills Certification Scheme and working within healthcare industries with the recognised Cleanpass certification.

With the practical work experience gained through their involvement with the C.E. Scheme, participants can continue on to secure employment within a reputable organisation.


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