Rugby Coaches

Rugby Coaches

Listed: Nov 06, 2019
Permanent – full-time
Closing: Dec 04, 2019
Canterbury / Ashburton
Sport & recreation

First XV Boys’ (UC Championship Team) & Girls’ Rugby Coaches - Expressions of Interest Sought


Ashburton College, in association with the Mid Canterbury Rugby Union, is seeking to further enhance the sport of Rugby in the College and invites expressions of interest in key voluntary roles in the Ashburton College Rugby Programme.


The persons appointed are required to maintain positive relationships and links with the College and ensure student management is consistent with College Policies and Procedures. The coaches once appointed will have the ability to appoint their own managers.


The successful applicants will be responsible for leading the preparation and coaching, on and off the field, of the 1st XV to a standard of excellence that is required of teams participating in this prestigious competition, while embracing the Values of the College and the MCRU.



  • Key attributes sought in the appointees include: Strong technical knowledge of the modern game, combined with sound coaching and analytical skills.

  • Experience in coaching sport at teenage representative level or higher.

  • Special interest in College sport, balancing the objectives of success in the short-term, with the development of individual athletes in a team environment.

  • An ability to work with and challenge a group of aspiring rugby players.


Applications close noon, Friday 8 November 2019


Expressions of interest or enquiries about commitments can be made via email to:
Ross Preece
Principal, at .


Please provide a brief rugby CV and referees.