Coaching Opportunity at Sevenoaks RFC

Overall purpose:

To work with the Head Coach to take responsibility for the coaching and development of the Senior Squad Backs Division in order to maximise the league performances of the respective teams and to create an environment where every player develops their skills.


Sevenoaks RFC is an amateur rugby club with a strong one club ethos, which believes in being as professional, with a small ā€œpā€ as is possible. Whilst many clubs that surround us have embarked upon a semi-professional approach we are resolutely committed to staying as an amateur club.

We are looking to recruit a Backs Coach for the Senior Squad, with a view to starting ASAP / next season 18/19, who will report directly to the Senior Squad Head Coach, Adam Bowman.

Training is held at the club on Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 7.30pm to 9.00pm.

Essential skills and experience:

  • Level 2 or above coaching qualifications
  • Played/still plays rugby at a high level
  • Able to demonstrate innovation in coaching
  • Must be knowledgeable about rugby as a whole and able to demonstrate effective game management
  • Fit enough to run active and intense training sessions
  • First class communicator who can design and articulate a rugby vision to players
  • Excellent motivator who can inspire and empathise with all rugby players and understand the different challenges and development phases they face and are going through
  • Must buy into the One Club ethos completely

Funding is available for remuneration in accordance with RFU regulations.

To apply, please send a full CV along with a short covering letter to Adam Bowman ā€“