The Irish Rugby Football Union (IRFU) is currently accepting applications for the positions of ‘Head of Fitness, Connacht Rugby’ and ‘Senior Fitness Coach, Connacht Rugby’. These exciting and challenging positions will play a critical role in the on-going development of players in Connacht.
Head of Fitness, Connacht Rugby
The main responsibilities of the role will include implementing the IRFU physical development programme, coordinating a team of S&C coaches to ensure all players receive individual development programmes, monitoring and reporting on pre-season/in-season squad preparation, ensuring alignment between the A|cademy and senior development programmes.
Senior Fitness Coach, Connacht Rugby
The main responsibilities of the role will include implementing the IRFU physical development programme in conjunction with the Head of Fitness, operating an individualised approach to players’ strength-power based conditioning, producing weekly and monthly fitness plans for all contracted players and maintaining player statistics.