Hawick Seek New Coach

Post Title:  Head Coach
Location:  Hawick RFC, Mansfield Park, Hawick
Salary:  To be discussed
Responsible to: Director of Rugby

OVERALL PURPOSE AND KEY FUNCTIONS
To coach Hawick RFC 1st XV to compete at the highest level.

Post Title:  Head Coach
Location:  Hawick RFC, Mansfield Park, Hawick
Salary:  To be discussed
Responsible to: Director of Rugby

OVERALL PURPOSE AND KEY FUNCTIONS
To coach Hawick RFC 1st XV to compete at the highest level.

MAIN DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
• Agree targets with the management committee and players for the season ahead.
• Plan and Prepare for the season
• In agreement with Director of Rugby appoint assistant coaches
• Recruit and develop a well organised management with clear responsibilities
• Agree selection policy with senior management and players
• Design and execute practice sessions which are active and relevant to the teams goals
• Develop analysis tools to provide match feedback to players
• Communicate personally to all squad members on selection decisions
• Communicate effectively with all coaches within the town.
• Report to the general committee mid season.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS
Essential
• UKCC Level 2 (or commitment to achieve by Jan 2010)
• Knowledge & understanding of the game of rugby union and local rugby developments.
• Track record of working effectively with players.
• Ability to work with people of all ages.
• Able to fulfil a role as a leader and positive role model
• Ability to manage delivery.
• Excellent organisational skills.
• Excellent communication skills.
• Ability to plan, report and prioritise workload.

Desirable
• Level 3 UKCC Coaching Certificate

EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES
The post holder is responsible for ensuring fair, equitable and non-discriminatory treatment of all colleagues and players, in accordance with the clubs value and objectives.
Applications should be made in writing attaching a CV to the Director of Rugby, Hawick RFC, Mansfield Park, Hawick TD9 8AW, by 16 April, 2009.