Orkney RFC is looking for a dynamic and committed Rugby Development Officer to work with us to drive the aims of the club forward in line with the club's development plan and Scottish Rugby's vision. The club aspires to deliver a high quality rugby development programme that creates a positive and supportive environment for its players, coaches, and club officials.
You will have a relevant academic qualification and a full and valid driving licence. You must demonstrate excellent communication skills and the ability to work pro-actively with parents, players, club coaches and club officials.
Working on behalf of the club and its partners, you will develop the existing thriving development structure within Orkney RFC and ensure that the club remains vibrant and is the centre of sustainable rugby development in the surrounding community.
You will report to the Club Management Group which consists of representatives from Orkney RFC and Scottish Rugby.
Communications and Contacts
it is expected that the Development Officer will have on-going communications and contacts with:-
Working hours:- 37.5 hours per week. Some hours will be on Saturdays and Sundays to meet the business needs of the employer.
28 days paid annual leave including Public Holidays. The employee will be entitled to accrue Time off in lieu (T.O.I.L.) for weekend work and travel and take this time off during the week.
Additional Benefits:- Three paid return trips from Orkney to the mainland, other travel expenses --mileage, ferries within Orkney, Club kit, and essential IT equipment.
A written employment contract.
Contract term initially over season 23/24 with a view to being continued subject to satisfactory performance.
Starting date:- ASAP.
Closing Date: Friday 29th September 2023 for applications. It is anticipated that interviews will be conducted during the week beginning 9 October 2023.
Applications should be made by CV and Covering letter (no more than 500 words), outlining why you feel you are suitable for the position with the person specification and should be submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org, or in writing to Orkney RFC, Pickaquoy, Kirkwall, Orkney, KW15 1RR.
To discuss this opportunity further please contact Orkney RFC Chairman, Willie Stewart on 07730 795782, E-Mail , or Caledonia SRU Regional Manager John Mann on 07764 178907. E-mail: email@example.com.
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