Welcome to New Haven Rugby - Founded in 1986
As one of Connecticut's top rugby clubs, we field competitive Men's and Women's sides and are active on both the 15s and 7s circuits.
Attention! The NHRFC is in search of a head coach for the 2016-17 season!
We are looking for a head coach for a rugby club that fields a Men’s D2, D3 and Women’s competitive sides. The ideal candidate has the leadership skills, strategic vision and can apply both tactically to help NHOB grow and develop as one of the top rugby clubs in the nation. We will look at both coaching only and player/coach candidates.
Who Are We?
New Haven Old Black RFC is an Empire GU team located in New Haven, CT. We are dedicated to developing the game of rugby, our members and community through a commitment to excellence, integrity and quality. We pledge to help our sponsors build their brands, grow their business and to make New Haven a better place to live by supporting worthy social causes.
Coaching Roles Include:
- Develop overall strategy for D2 and D3 men’s sides
- Provide feedback to help the team and individuals lean and grow
- Plan and lead practices every Tuesday and Thursday during the season
- Work with team leaders to develop and reach goals
- Attend all matches to ensure teams are properly prepared for competition
- Tuesday and Thursday training sessions 6 PM until 8PM
- Games most Saturday’s throughout the season
- Split season 8/9/2016 thru 11/19/2017 and 2/14/2017 thru end of competitive season (National Finals are approximately 6/5/2017)
- Level 200 coaching certificate or willingness to earn
- Ability to commit to entire split season
- Must have rugby playing or coaching experience
- Match related travel will be provided by club
- Stipend reflective on experience (negotiable)
- Living arrangements and employment opportunities for qualified candidates
- Coaching/Playing resume
- Brief statement about your coaching philosophy
Please send both to firstname.lastname@example.org