Randwick Rugby: 1st Colts Forwards Coach Role

2 years ago

Seeking 1st Colts Forwards Coach for 2022

An opportunity exists to join the Randwick DRUFC Colts coaching staff as the 1st Grade Colts Assistant Coach (Forwards and Set Piece). The 1st Colts Forwards Coach plays an important role in developing our program’s best young prospects and reports directly to the Club Coach and Colts Program Manager.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with the Colts Program Manager and Club Coach to plan and deliver training sessions, and prepare the 1st Grade Colts for competition matches.
  • Be available for training sessions on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday nights 5:30-7:30pm, and Saturday matches for the duration of the 2022 season.
  • Ability to work collaboratively as part of a coaching team comprising lower grade coaches, team managers, S&C & medical staff and broader club staff in executing the program.
  • Use video analysis software (Hudl) to preview opposition teams and review performances.
  • Follow the club’s medical processes for player injuries and return to play protocols.
  • Understand and apply all club and competition administrative procedures such as player registration, selection eligibility and competition rules etc.

The successful candidate should have the following knowledge, skills and qualifications:

  • Minimum Level 2 Rugby Coaching Accreditation or equivalent from overseas.
  • Experience playing or coaching rugby at an elite level.
  • Have excellent technical expertise in forwards play and set piece (scrum and lineout), and sound knowledge in all areas of the game.
  • Experience using video analysis software (Hudl or similar), or willingness to be trained in use.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • A current Working With Children/Work with Vulnerable People check.
  • Basic First Aid qualifications (preferable)

Position Term:

This is a voluntary unpaid position for the 2022 season, but unique and valuable professional development will be provided. Potential progression within the Randwick club and the opportunity learn from some of best coaches in Australian Rugby make this a great opportunity for an ambitious coach.

How to Apply:

Please address your application to the Club Coach – Randwick Rugby

Please send an expression of interest and resume via email to office@randwickrugby.com.au

Applications close Monday November 8th 2021

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