Ashford RFC are looking for a 2nd Team Manager

Ashford Rugby Club  is looking for a Manager. The role would support the head coach in delivering club training sessions on a Thursday evening, developing the skillset across the playing squad, and be regularly available to support the matchday squads on a Saturday during the season.

The role is being advertised with renumeration for the right candidate its also possible. the club supporting the development of the manager, including relevant courses and training as required. The manager would also be provided with club training gear to support their role.

The development of the assistant coach would be overseen and supported by the head coach who will take an active role in their progression and development.

The ideal candidate would:

  • Have previous knowledge of the game, either in a playing or coaching capacity, ideally in the senior rugby environment
  • Be prepared to support the development of Ashford Rugby Club  players – across all skill levels and abilities.
  • Have a desire to develop and enhance the skillset and performance of the Ashford Rugby Club  2nd team – ensuring a consistent playing style is applied across both 1st and 2nd teams.
  • To support the integration of the Ashford rugby academy players.
  • Have the ambition to develop as a coach in a senior rugby environment.
  • Have a current first aid qualification.
  • Have undertaken a DBS check – or be prepared to do so.

Anyone that would like to discuss or apply for the role should contact club Director of Rugby Chris Dengate on 07770865866

Interested candidates may be invited to attend a club training session to understand the ethos of the club and to gauge their suitability for the role.

Ashford Rugby Club  is an inclusive club and aims to provide equal opportunities. Applications from candidates from all backgrounds and abilities are encouraged, with all applicants being considered by the selection panel of Club Chairman, Director of Rugby and Head Coach.