Langholm RFC- Player-coach

Langholm RFC has a vacancy for a player-coach to work with its first XV for season 2014/15.

Langholm RFC first XV currently play in SRU East League Division 1. The club also runs teams at U18 and U16 boys, U15 girls and have a thriving junior section of over 80 players.

About the role

This position would be suitable for an experienced rugby player looking to advance their coaching skills whilst continuing to play rugby. Candidates would be expected to fulfil a playing role with the senior XV as well as give input and assist the existing coaching structure at the club.

This is a voluntary role although reasonable expenses (including travel) will be paid. Support with coaching development will also be offered and there are various other support mechanisms on offer to assist suitable candidates manage their work and life commitments with those of the role.

Enthusiasm, drive and commitment are essential qualities, along with the ability to motivate and challenge a young group of players (both on and off the pitch) who are keen to develop themselves.

Time commitment includes Tuesday evenings, Thursday evenings and Saturdays during the season but reasonable dispensation can be discussed and agreed if appropriate.

How to apply

For more details or to apply please contact Kenneth Pool (chairman) on 07718 339 533 or email your CV to secretary.lrfc@googlemail.com