An exciting opportunity exists for a backs coach to join Newcastle Falcons' England Rugby Academy.
The role primarily involves working alongside the academy head coach to deliver the junior academy programme with a focus on individual player development.
The post-holder will take a lead role with the U15 and U16 age groups and will also act as a coach development officer and/or take responsibility for overseeing the developing player programme.
Experience as a backs coach in rugby with a strong understanding of coaching process.
Experience working on a player development pathway with adolescent players.
Ability to build and maintain strong working relationships with a variety of stakeholders.
Ability to set and maintain high standards of work in a range of environments.
Organised, efficient and able to work independently and as part of a multi-disciplinary team.
Flexibility to work unsociable hours, including evenings and weekends.
Appropriate professional qualifications (minimum RFU Level 2 coaching award or equivalent).
Enhanced DBS clearance and a full driving licence with access to a car.
To apply for this position please send an up-to-date CV and a covering letter outlining why you believe are suitable for the role to email@example.com .
The deadline for applications is 5pm on Sunday August 25, 2019 and interviews will be held in the week beginning Monday September 2 in Newcastle.