The Wellesley College Rugby team is looking for a head coach. The WCRFC is a Division III, Developmental tier team competing in NEWCRC. Wellesley College is a historically women’s college located outside of Boston in Wellesley, MA. Due to COVID-19, the team was unable to compete last year. The Fall of 2021 will be a heavy recruitment season. The team is a passionate and diverse group with over 20 students currently on the roster, including trans and non-binary players. The right coach will be able to train new players, but also further existing players’ skills. The goal is to improve the skills as a team while focusing on maintaining a fun and low-stress environment.
Practices are Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 5pm to 7pm and the games are typically scheduled on Saturday mornings lasting around 5 hours, but occasionally can be on Sundays.
The tournament schedule for Fall 2021 is available upon request but is subject to changes due to COVID.
The position is a part-time, non-benefits-eligible appointment in the Department of Physical Education, Recreation and Athletics for the 2021-2022 academic year. The Club Coach reports to Director of Recreation. The salary is $4,450 for the season.
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Requirements: ? USA Rugby coach certified (or willingness to attend clinic) ? First Aid/CPR certification ? Ability to plan and attend three practices a week and Saturday matches ? Communication with team president and captains throughout season ? Ability to provide instruction and encouragement to players of all skill levels and positions ? Ability to train fundamentals to new rugby players ? Approve player engagement and participation for Physical Education credits
About Wellesley College
The world’s preeminent college for women, Wellesley is known for intellectual rigor, its belief in the enduring importance of service (and putting that belief into practice), and its cultivation in students of an inclusive, pragmatic approach to leadership.
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