Hartlepool Rugby Club

We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic and energetic Head of Women’s & Girls Rugby to lead and develop a new female playing offer at Hartlepool Rugby Club.


This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who is looking for a leadership role within an ambitious rugby club and has a passion for growing the Women’s & Girls game.


TITLE: Head of Women’s & Girls Rugby (voluntary role)


KEY RELATIONSHIPS: Director of Rugby, Mini & Junior Rugby Chair




– To promote, lead and develop Women’s & Girls Rugby at Hartlepool Rugby Club


– Plan, deliver and evaluate training sessions and organise appropriate playing opportunities or fixtures


– Plan, execute and evaluate an ongoing player recruitment strategy


– Support the development of all players and participants


– Identify and appoint a coaching and management team, and delegate responsibility where appropriate


– Support the performance and development of all coaches and volunteers


– Complete any relevant or necessary training and qualifications


– Work collaboratively with the Director of Rugby and Mini & Junior Rugby Chair


– Promote the club’s vision and values





– A passion for rugby

– Experience of Women’s & Girls Rugby

– Knowledge of Women’s & Girls Rugby pathways

– Ability to inspire, enthuse and motivate women, and girls aged 11-17

– Willingness to establish a dynamic, passionate and collaborative management team

– Good organisation and administration skills

– Effective communicator

– Commitment to ongoing personal development

– DBS check carried out on appointment




– RFU Level 2 Coach or above

– Extensive experience of Women’s & Girls Rugby

– First Aid Qualification

– Appropriate safeguarding and equality training




– Hartlepool Rugby Club kit


– Free access to any relevant coaching courses or qualifications


– Support from an ambitious and forward-thinking committee




Please send an expression of interest, including information on previous experience, to

[email protected]


For an informal discussion about the role, please email [email protected]

To apply for this job email your details to hartlepoolrugbyclub@outlook.com