The IRFU are currently accepting applications for the position of Rugby Development Officers based in Leinster.
The IRFU are currently accepting applications for the position of Rugby Development Officers based in Leinster. The Rugby Development Officers are an integral part of the IRFU rugby operations and the successful applicants will join a team of Development Officers, employed throughout the country, working on the development, promotion and growth of the game of rugby.
The main duties involved are:
Visits to schools and clubs to develop all facets of the game of rugby.
Promotion of rugby to its playing / coaching public in a positive, safe and healthy manner.
Delivery of a series of tailored, focussed and high quality rugby development programmes and initiatives.
Organising, participating and delivering coaching courses and player clinics.
Attending rugby coaching and development seminars and coaching courses.
Co-ordinating, organising and administering rugby operations and procedures as assigned by the Provincial Development Manager.
The successful candidates will have a,
strong academic background,
previous knowledge and playing experience of rugby,
strong communication, leadership and presentation capability,
positive and proactive approach to coaching rugby,
ability to present and teach in an effective manner.
If you would like to apply for these positions please send a detailed letter of application combined with an up to date Curriculum Vitae (with current salary level) to the address below,
Ms. Jane McCarthy
Human Resources Officer,
Irish Rugby Football Union,
56 Lansdowne Road< Dublin 4. Alternatively, you may email your application to firstname.lastname@example.org
The closing date for application is Friday 23rd May 2003.