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Rugby Canada

Application Deadline: June 17, 2013   

Position: Head Coach, National Under 18 Men's Team

Job Description:
Title: Head Coach, National Under 18 Men’s Team (U18M)
Type of Position: Honorary
Reports to: National Academy Manager
Application Deadline: Monday June 17th 2013

Rugby Canada (RC) is the national sport organization committed to the domestic development and international success of Rugby for Canada.


Rugby Canada is seeking a Head Coach, National U18M who will be involved in creating and supporting a successful team environment, based on elite level coaching skills and processes, for the National U18M.

The appointed person will work alongside of the assistant Coach, National U18M, and the National Academy Manager.


The assigned person will perform the role of Head Coach of the National U18M. The role will be viewed as being an integral and significant element of the high performance player pathway process as outlined in Rugby Canada’s Long Term Rugby Development framework.

The Head Coach, National U18M will help lead the team and will be involved in developing a successful team environment during the selection.


The Head Coach, National U18M will be responsible for performing the following roles and/or delivering the following outcomes.

• Selection
• Player Development.
• Coaching, Team Preparation & Performance.
• Reporting
• Team Logistics


The applicant should be eligible to live and work in Canada.

The appointed individual must be able to display an ability to work during periods of extended hours including weekends and evenings. A valid driver’s license and passport is essential.

Applicants are to submit the names of three potential individuals who can report on the specified selection criteria. At least two of these individuals must be able to comment in detail upon the applicant’s involvement in coaching and in particular be in a position to comment upon the applicant’s understanding of contemporary expectations of coaches as program managers and people managers.

The selection emphasis will be based upon the applicant’s knowledge, skills and attributes to drive the culture of the U18 Men’s high performance program into the future.


A detailed job description is available upon request. All requests are to be made to the contact below.

Apply in confidence by sending your cover letter and resume by Monday June 17th 2013 to:

Selection Committee
National Under 18 Men’s Program

SUBJECT: Head Coach, National U18 Men’s Team

The selection review process will commence immediately after this date. No phone calls please.

Type of Position:
Part Time - Volunteer

View Attachment: Head Coach, U18 Men_Job Description

Contact Information:
Rugby Canada
Fax. 250 386 3810


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