Head Coach for UCS RFC

Following a £10 million redevelopment programme of both the pitches and pavilion, UCS RFC, currently playing in Herts/Middx Division 1 (level 9) are looking for a new head coach.

Role & responsibilities

  • To lead the coaching for the 1st XV and rest of the club
  • Plan, prepare and deliver individual coaching sessions for the Clubs 1st XV squad where appropriate
  • Ensure that all sessions are designed to develop the skills and understanding of the players in your squad
  • Attend selection committee as required
  • Attend all coaching sessions, matches involved with the Clubs senior squad
  • Mentor and advise assistant coaches and players where appropriate
  • Evaluate all coaching sessions and games with the coaching team and players
  • Delegation – the 1st XV coach needs to be able to delegate agreed responsibilities to the wider 1st XV coaching team to ensure that they feel valued and their expertise is used effectively
  • Attend and embrace all England Rugby development opportunities within reason to continue and enhance self-improvement
  • Create and implement a recruitment program

Key skills and attributes

  • Level 2 (The club will consider supporting coaches personal development towards Level 3) (Essential)
  • Excellent communication and people management skills (Essential)

This will be a remunerated role and will be discussed at Interview stage.

If interested please apply with a copy of your CV to Club Chairman Gideon Bard by the 11th April 2019 with interviews in the week beginning the April 22nd 2019.

Ladies Head Coach

Hammersmith & Fulham RFC wish to recruit a head coach for our Ladies squads to help deliver the team’s objective of securing promotion to Championship South whilst supporting the Development squad as they move into a League.

After ten seasons with the club, our Head Coach is moving on at the end of this season due to personal circumstances. Therefore, we are looking for a qualified and experienced Head Coach to join us for the 2019-20 season and beyond.

After 6 years playing Championship South East 2, our 1st XV is ready to take on a new challenge. They are aiming to secure promotion to Championship South in the near future, whilst our Development team is thriving and needs support to grow into a sustainable squad. Supported by the Captains of the Ladies teams, as well as the Ladies Committee, we would look to the Head Coach to create a challenging and supporting environment for both experienced players, and those who are new to rugby using a player-centred approach.

From our home base is Fulham’s Hurlingham Park, we are very close to some of London’s most vibrant and youthful suburbs and nightlife locations and are well-served by public transport. Applicants who work in London will find us especially convenient.

To apply, please read the full vacancy details here and then contact our Ladies Director, Helen Payne by email by 29th March 20149.