Birmingham Exiles Rugby Club is looking for a motivated and passionate individual to support our senior men’s team to reach their full potential for the 2022 / 23 Season and beyond.
BERFC is local to Solihull based off Old Damson Lane. We were formed back in 1997 and have been at this location since the 2012/13 season. The facility has two full size pitches, fully drained and one is flood lit. We also have a Junior pitch which is also fully drained. The clubhouse comprises a Snug Bar and a separate function room used both for internal and external events. We have four changing rooms with two separate showering facilities and a gym. There is an extensive range of equipment including a scrum machine.The club has a Junior section with various age groups along with senior men sides. We are looking for a Head Coach to focus on the Senior Mens team(s). It is an opportunity for someone to gain personal experience whilst advancing our club within the Counties 3 Midland West-South League
It is envisaged that the role would commence in time to oversee some pre-season activities.
Roles & Responsibilities
Build a coaching team as required e.g. assistants (from inside or outside of BERFC) to help deliver training.
Devise and deliver a coaching programme for the season, to include Tuesday’s and Thursday’s throughout the season. This would cover forwards and backs.
Plan, prepare and deliver individual coaching sessions as required.
Help to develop a team playing strategy.
Involvement with the selection process.
Evaluate all coaching sessions and games with the coaching team and players.
Attendance at coaching sessions and matches involving the senior men’s team.
Mentor and advise assistant coaches and players.
Provide feedback to coaches, players and BERFC as appropriate
Qualifications & Skills
Proven experience in coaching.
UKCC level 2 coaching qualification or equivalent.
Required level of rugby knowledge to enable players to reach their potential.
Planning – directly responsible for planning the coaching programme.
Leadership to set the required standards for the coaching team and players.
DBS – we can organise if necessary.
To be discussed with applicant.
Please email Ieuan Cavill (Chairman BERFC) at Ieuandcavill@aol.com or 07727015842