Club Community Rugby Officer (CCRO)
Leinster Rugby
Moate, Ireland
3d ago
source : Jobnos

Leinster Rugby are inviting applications for a Club Community Rugby Officer (Midland Warriors)

Working under the guidance of the area Community Rugby Officer the successful candidate will be responsible for the delivery of programmes in a designated area.

The role comprises of working with clubs, schools and community groups to deliver tailored rugby programmes and expand the game within the clubs and schools of the county.

For more information please see the full Job Description below.

This position is being offered on a on a part time (20hours per week) fixed term basis (until 31st August 2020)

Click on the "Apply Now" button below to attach your C.V. and cover letter (1 page max.)

If you have any queries about this position please contract the area CRO at patsy.gorman

The closing date for applications is strictly 12 noon on Wednesday 11th September 2019.


POSITION TITLE : Club Community Rugby Officer (CCRO)


Operational : Area Community Rugby Officer

Functional : Community Rugby Manager

KEY QUALITIES : Essential :

Holds appropriate mini and foundation qualification or a commitment to attain same

Well-developed time-management skills, including the ability to set and meet deadlines and to prioritise work

Ability to work alone and as part of a team

Ability to gain the confidence, respect and trust of others

Integrity and honesty

Committed, enthusiastic and motivated

Excellent communication skills both written and verbal

Flexible, and adaptable to circumstances

Will have access to own transport and full driver’s license

Will have access to internet

Desirable :

Knowledge of the developmental pathways for rugby players

Knowledge of specific preparation needs of players and coaches

Knowledge of the sporting landscape within the Isle of Ireland


Assist the CRO in running of LTPD Stage 1(Mini) and Stage 2(Foundation) Courses

Assist the CRO in the running of LTPD Stage 1 and Stage 2 Seminars

Attend all in service training days run by CRO

Will run a minimum of three blitzes to occur at club venue. Dates to be confirmed three weeks in advance with CRO

Will submit articles and pictures of all blitzes and actions of interest within season - minimum of 5 articles per season

Will run and document Play Rugby Programs Primary and Girls, as agreed with CRO

Will visit designated schools, through agreement with CRO, to develop all aspects of the game, whilst promoting rugby in a positive, safe and healthy manner.

Will assist in the development of council programmes such as council cups and teams as directed by CRO

Will at all times present him / herself in a professional manner and will wear the designated Leinster Rugby Training Gear

Will foster a self-sustaining rugby playing culture within the schools including coaches and administrators

To be available to the branch to carry out further duties in accordance with his / her ability / qualification on occasions during the season

The CCRO will fill in a monthly report form which will be returned by email to Leinster Rugby Community Rugby Manager

To be available at Stage 1 LTPD to be the Leinster Rugby representative endorsing the Leinster Way’ and supporting Stage 1 coaches through workshops and coaching clinics

When requested the CCRO will return a folder documenting work to CRO. This folder shall be signed off and where possible stamped by Headmaster of School(s) & Club representative

Carry out any other duties that may be assigned from time to time

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work required from this position. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and activities required.

The holder of this position is required to respond with a flexible approach when tasks arise which are not specifically covered in this job description.

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