Canterbury RFC is recruiting a 2nd XV Coach

We are looking for a coach to add to our 1st & 2nd XV coaching team. The successful candidate will be lead coach of the Pilgrims/2nd XV, coaching them on a match day, and assisting with coaching the squad’s backs. The key skills and attributes we are looking for are:

  • Passion for player development – Canterbury RFC Pilgrims/ 2nd XV is a key part of our player pathway preparing players for national league rugby and giving them a valuable rugby experience at the same time. 
  • Experience Coaching a back line – The balance of our coaching team requires a coach with experience working with backs and the ability to coach the skills associated with these positions.
  • Desire to lead a team – A large responsibility of the role is to motivate and lead the culture of the Pilgrims. This will include on a match day, preparing the players to perform at their best and to offer coaching interventions to improve players performance. 

The role involves coaching the squad on a Tuesday and Thursday evening during the rugby season and leading the Pilgrims for all matches home and away. 

Remuneration package relative to experience.

Please send CV and covering letters to: