Rugby Development Officer : Duns Rugby Club

Full time: 35 hours per week

Salary: £17,000 to £19,000

Duns Rugby seeks to appoint a committed Development Officer to develop rugby within an ambitious club and surrounding communities and in turn achieve the Scottish Rugby’s vision for ‘Growing the Game’. 

You will have experience of both sports development and coaching within a rugby environment, as well as relevant academic qualifications and a full, clean, driving licence. 

You will deliver on behalf of the Club and its partners a thriving development structure within Duns Rugby Club that ensures the club is vibrant and at the centre of sustainable rugby development in Duns and surrounding communities in the Berwickshire area.

Key Accountabilities

  • Increase playing participation within ‘Duns Rugby’ across all age groups.
  • Support the implementation of the club development plan.
  • Work in partnership with a range of agencies to raise the profile of rugby in the local community.
  • Deliver high quality coaching sessions to the club and its associated cluster schools and community groups.
  • Organise and facilitate opportunities for developing club coaches.
  • Assist with recruitment, retention and development of all club volunteers.

Closing Date: Friday 29st November 2013.

For further detail please contact Tom Thorburn, Duns RFC, Newtown St, Duns Tom.Thorburn@edf-energy.com or tomrthorburn@btinternet.com or Brian Renwick, SRU, Regional Development Manager, 07764178901 - brian.renwick@sru.org.uk

To apply please send CV and a covering letter outlining your suitability for the position to Tom.

Interview Date: To be Confirmed

Tom.Thorburn@edf-energy.com