NUIG RFC is seeking to recruit an ambitious and committed 1st XV coach to work with the club and its 1st XV for the 2018/19 season.

The role consists of preparing the team for the Connacht Junior League and continuing the progress made in recent seasons.  NUIG also fields a second XV, U20 XV, a woman’s XV and 6 underage academy teams. The Head Coach will focus on the 1st XV.

Applicants should:

  • Have outstanding leadership and communication skills, effective talent identification and development systems with the ability to build strong relationships based on mutual respect and trust.
  • Demonstrate a strong appreciation of the importance of the technical and tactical components of the game, through analysis, planning and organisation, which is imperative, as is the ability to articulate and deliver a vision and game plan to the team.
  • Ideally be IRFU accredited Level 2 or higher.

This is an outstanding opportunity to play a key role in the continued development and success of NUIG Rugby.

To apply, please email your CV with a covering letter to:

Bernie Kelly, Director of Rugby, NUIG Rugby Football Club.

[email protected]

Closing date for applications is 15 June 2018

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