Reporting to the Provincial Academy Board, Director of Rugby and the CEO of the IRFU Munster Branch, the Academy Manager will possess the following:
â0¢ A minimum of Level 2 coaching status and experience of coaching at both adult and youth levels within the game.
â0¢ A complete understanding of the game of Rugby Football.
â0¢ Strong interpersonal skills, including the ability to lead, motivate and monitor the work of a team.
Responsibilities associated with the role of Academy Manager will include:
â0¢ Co-ordinating and managing the Provincial Academy Programme within the agreed financial parameters.
â0¢ Ensuring full compliance with all the skill and conditioning modules set out by the National Academy Board.
â0¢ Ensure the provision of all necessary positional specific coaches/ tutors to assist player development.
â0¢ To maintain records and provide feedback to the Provincial Academy Board on all players in the system.
â0¢ To work closely with all school/club coaches with players in the Academy system.
â0¢ To work closely with the medical structures to ensure compliance with agreed protocols.
â0¢ To be available to assist in any coaching or development programmes run by the IRFU.
To apply, please forward your Curriculum Vitae with a covering letter of not more than one page highlighting relevant experience to:
Ms. Trish Twomey
Human Resources Administrator
Irish Rugby Football Union
56 Lansdowne Road
The closing date for applications is Wednesday 12th December 2007.
Applications through email can be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The IRFU is an equal opportunities employer.