Garioch RFC - Forwards Player / Coach and Backs Player / Coach


Garioch RFC invites applications for two player coaches for the mens senior squads, one for the backs and one for the forwards.


Located in Inverurie, Garioch has positioned itself at the top of Caledonia Division 2 North.


Candidates for the position must have good man-management skills, strong motivational skills and a good technical/tactical knowledge of the game with modern coaching methods. Coaching accreditation is desirable although not essential if you have the correct playing/coaching experience. You will be working for the Director of Coaching.


The base case is that the Club offers travel costs to Inverurie (foreign or domestic), and accommodation (which is instantly available), plus a shared car in return for coaching on a Tuesday/Thursday night and playing/coaching on a Saturday.


In addition, Youth coaching on Wednesday night in the form of skills coaching and attendance at youth matches on a Sunday is required on a rotational basis with the other coach and our RDO.


Furthermore, the successful candidate will be offered a paid Community Coaching position where they can will work 2 or 3 days per week, in local schools, under direction/support of the RDO.


The Club is willing to fund attendances at suitable UKCC and skills development courses run by the SRU.


This position would suit antipodean, EU or Canadian passport holders and, since there are 3 coaching elements involved (seniors, youth, schools) has proven to be a unique path into a rugby career in the Rugby Development arena.


Please email your CV with a covering letter to or call 07885 379005 for further information.