Boroughmuir Rugby and Community Sports Club is delighted to have been awarded one of the Super 6 Franchises, and now looks to recruit a Head Coach to lead the Boroughmuir Bears Super 6 team. Whilst the Super 6 competition starts in August 2019, it is desirable to have the new Head Coach in post by 1st January 2019.
Boroughmuir sees participating in the SUPER6 tournament as fitting with our core values - striving for rugby excellence, a strong club identity, progressive community relations and financial sustainability. The Head Coach is a key appointment, offering an exciting opportunity to shape Boroughmuir’s new era. With 2019-20 also being the club’s centenary year, the Head coach role is a fantastic opportunity to benefit from the support and enthusiasm of a focused and inclusive club.
The successful candidate will:
Recruit the Super6 playing squad alongside the Franchise Board
Lead, motivate, and create a winning culture, spread across the whole club
Manage a team of coaches and support staff
Develop individual and team skills to improve standards across the playing group
Manage the allocated budget and lead player contract negotiations
Act as a figurehead to the team's role within the community, further developing established links and paartnerships with local schools and Edinburgh Napier University.
The role requires strong motivational and leadership skills as well as excellent communication and interpersonal skills. You will understand the requirements of running a part-time professional rugby team and be flexible to change. You will demonstrate a successful track record of performance coaching at a high level within rugby and/or a relevant experience of the game at the highest level. Applicants must either have a UKCC Level 4, be currently be working towards this or commit fully to achieving this by attending the next available course.
To apply for this post of Head Coach, please forward your CV and detailed covering letter summarising your suitability for the role to Ally Hay at firstname.lastname@example.org or post your application to Ally Hay at Boroughmuir R&CSC, Meggetland Sports Pavilion, 2 Meggetland Wynd, Edinburgh, EH14 1XN.
The closing date for receipt of applications is Monday 16 July 2018.