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International Performance Coach


Competitive plus benefits

Start Date

Job Description

The International Performance Department is responsible for developing the England players and teams of the future.

We currently have an incredibly exciting opportunity for an International Performance Coach, who will be responsible for delivering high-performance talent identification, coaching and player development across the International Performance programmes.

They will hold specific responsibility for both individual, unit and squad coaching delivery, as directed by the Head of International Player Development, and in alignment with the England Rugby Senior programmes, working with the relevant National England Coaches and performance programmes, will identify and develop players with the potential to play for England at 15s and 7s.

The postholder will also be required to assist the Head of Professional Coach Development with the delivery of Coach Education programmes (e.g. Regional Academy Rugby Days).

The successful candidate will hold an RFU Level 4 coaching award (or equivalent) as a minimum. They will possess demonstrable experience as a high-performance coach, with respect and credibility gained at International and Premiership (or equivalent) standard. They will also have experience of self-directed work and working as part of a team.

For the right candidate, the RFU offers competitive benefits, a culture built on solid core values and an opportunity to join an organisation that is extremely dedicated and passionate about the work that they do.

If you think you have what it takes to become part of our team, send your covering letter and CV, along with your salary expectations to

Read a full description of the role here (PDF 344kB).

Closing date for applications is Sunday, July 20, 2014.

Interviews will be held on Tuesday, July 29.

Application Deadline

20 July 2014

Closing Date

20 July 2014