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Senior XV Player Forwards Coach – Bowdon RUFC



Start Date

Job Description

At Bowdon RUFC we aspire to play a style of rugby that allows players to develop, whatever their standard. We are also proud of recently being successfully awarded RFU Club Accreditation.

Currently competing in South Lancs/Cheshire 1 at Level 7, we regularly field four senior teams supported by a fruitful Mini & Junior section.

Candidates should be a rugby playing forwards specialist with existing knowledge of club infrastructures; it is essential the candidate can lead safe, stimulating and varied forwards training sessions.

The successful candidate will assist the Head Coach in the creation of a positive player environment both on and off the field, which both motivates and stimulates growth. They will also support the Mini & Junior section in the delivery of their training sessions where necessary, throughout the season.

You’ll need to:

  • Hold an RFU UKCC Level 1 Coaching Rugby Union Award , with aspirations for Level 2. Or equivalent UK, Europe & International credentials
  • Be able to constructively provide player feedback on performance and areas of improvement
  • Be approachable with excellent people management skills
  • Play an integral part in the squad on and off the field

What you’ll do:

  • Responsible to the Head Coach for delivery of forward orientated training sessions
  • Lead the forward pack, on the pitch on match days
  • Provide the Head Coach with analysis of forward performance aiding in selection/development
  • Assist the Head Coach with game planning and match analysis. Bringing this to fruition on match days
  • You will possess a current and valid CRB disclosure certificate.


  • Remuneration to be agreed with the right candidate

Interested individuals should apply by forwarding their personal rugby CV via email to Myles Kitchener on

Closing date for applications is Tuesday, April 30, 2013.

Interviews will commence throughout May and the successful candidates will be required to plan pre-season training in June 2013 with pre season commencing in July 2013.

Application Deadline

30 April 2013

Closing Date

30 April 2013