Opportunities for work experience have become available in the Queensland Rugby Union Media Department, assisting with the coverage and promotion of Queensland Premier Rugby and other grassroots competitions.
We are seeking a number of highly motivated, multi-skilled individuals who are available for one to two days a week, to work with the QRU Media Department, as well as assist our Queensland Premier Rugby clubs.
It is preferable for the applicant to have relevant experience in/be currently studying in the fields outlined below. An understanding of and passion for Rugby is desirable.
While roles will be focused on the delivery of our Premier Rugby strategy, successful applicants will also assist in the coverage of programs including women’s Rugby, schoolboy Rugby, Country Rugby and other areas of Queensland Rugby’s remit.
Game day assistance for St.George Queensland Reds home games will also form part of the role.
Roles we’re searching for include:
Written content creators
General daily tasks will include:
Applicants for this position should have completed or currently be studying within the fields of journalism, communications or public relations.
Digital content creators
General daily tasks will include:
Applicants for this role should see themselves as aspiring photographers or videographers, tertiary study in multimedia is desirable but not a necessity, your portfolio or examples of prior work should be sent in with your application.
Premier Rugby broadcast commentators
We’re searching for talent to introduce to our Queensland Premier Rugby commentary team in 2018.
The Queensland Premier Rugby live stream will incorporate all four matches in 2018, with the Game of the Round hosted as a full production with live commentary.
Commentators should be well versed in Rugby and a knowledge of Premier Rugby and its history and position within Queensland Rugby Union is desirable.
The ‘play-by-play’ commentator’s role is to call the action as it happens, there will be other ‘colour’ commentators who will provide opinion and analysis, the main focus of the ‘play-by-play’ commentator is calling each play as it happens. A knowledge of Rugby ‘terminology’ and the laws of the game is desirable.
The role of the colour commentator is to provide expert insight into the game, the players and the Premier Rugby competition. This role is ideal for former clubs players who still have an interest and want to stay involved, and have always been interested in trying their hand at commentary.
Queensland Rugby is a fast-paced working environment and offers a 'real world' work experience. We are located in Herston in Brisbane’s inner-north. The positions are unpaid and will begin in March 2017. If you are interested, please email your CV to Queensland Rugby Media Coordinator – Brendan Hertel at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The University of the Sunshine Coast Barbarians Rugby Union Club is seeking a suitable candidate for our A Grade (and Senior) head coach position for 2018. The head coach would work with a team of coaches, including an A Grade assistant coach and our second grade coaches to develop the senior squad in 2018. The head coach would be in control of the senior squad’s tactical play, development and our A grade team.
We are looking for someone who is enthusiastic, knowledgeable and has a strong focus on team culture, both on and off the field. Key characteristics that we are looking for are as follows:
· Creating a positive and all-inclusive team environment.
· Outstanding Rugby knowledge, and strong knowledge of modern game play and player development.
Forward all applications to our Rugby Development Officer, Dean Neto, at email@example.com. or should you have any queries you can contact Dean on 0432 775 733.
· We are also seeking female coaches or coaches with an interest in developing women’s rugby to provide support for our U12, 14, 16 & U18 girls Rugby Sevens program
Our club is dedicated to competitive Rugby, and currently compete in the Queensland Suburban Rugby Union Competitions Barber Cup and Pegg Cup. Essentially all positions are volunteer appointments, however, the club runs an extensive volunteer recognition program to support and recognise our volunteer workforce including accreditation and professional development opportunities.
5. Excellent Rugby knowledge within contemporary contexts.
Development opportunities when and where possible. Caboolture Rugby Club offers a great opportunity to join one of the most progressive clubs in South East Queensland.
Ipswich Rangers Rugby Union Club has a proud history of being a leader in the development and promotion of Rugby Union throughout the Ipswich and Western Corridor regions of South East Queensland. Ipswich Rangers are currently seeking applications from highly motivated coaches and managers who would like to be involved in our Senior Program for the 2018 season. The 2018 season will mark the clubs 50th year.
At Riverside Rebels Rugby Union Club, we place our values of respect, inclusion and pride above all other considerations. Our on-field success is a result of strict adherence to these values. We are genuinely welcoming club and do everything we can to ensure that players, families and friends feel part of the Riverside Rebels community.
The Riverside Rebels Rugby Union Club is situated in Bulimba and are about to compete in their sixth season of the Queensland Suburban Rugby Competition. After five successful years, including achieving a premiership in 2014, the club is looking to put forward two very competitive teams for competition in 2018.
We are seeking applications from Coaches to join our coaching team in 2018.
Desirable attributes and qualifications include;
· Knowledge and experience in Rugby Union
· Smart Rugby compliant and hold ARU Coaching certificate
· Ability to plan, design, implement and review a training program consistent with the club’s values and philosophy
· Highly effective communication skills
· Ability to work in a team environment
Coaching roles and responsibilities will include;
· Being an effective part of the Riverside coaching team
· Challenging players to maximise their development as part of the Rebels team
· Overseeing planning and implementation of rugby training programs
For the right candidate, the Club is willing to support additional coaching development by funding further training including Advanced Coaching Seminars or Level 2 Coaching Courses.
This is a great opportunity to be a part of a new & developing suburban Rugby club in Brisbane’s inner eastern suburbs.
To apply for this position please submit a CV and cover letter.
For further information please contact President Adam Mulherin on 0402 854 117 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Applications are now open for a suitable candidate to work with our First XV for the AIC Rugby 2018 season. The Head Coach position would work alongside an Assistant Coach and in conjunction with this have the use of our college strength conditioning coach and also an appointed manager during the short 7 week AIC Rugby season. The players will commence the first phase of their preseason starting in Term 4 in late October 2018. The college is now seeking two individuals to run the coaching side of this team. We seek candidates who are passionate about their rugby and have the drive to meet the challenge of improving our First XV performance.
The following criteria have been determined as key indicators in selecting the successful candidate:
Please note this job is not a full time job it is a casual/part time employment opportunity.
If this sounds like you then please respond by email to our AP Activities Mr Wayne Warren at: email@example.com and Rugby Coordinator Mr Chad de Waard at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Applications are now open for Nerang Bulls Rugby Union Club Head Coach for the 2018 season. Nerang Bulls are a small but enthusiastic club with a proud history of high achievement in the Gold Coast rugby competition. Last season our seniors were very unfortunate and just missed out on a Grand Final spot. The club is based in Carrara on the Gold Coast and is only 15 minutes from the beach and boasting one of if not the best field on the Gold Coast.
The Club is seeking an Individual that has serious drive and passion for the game and to help and improve our senior team become a strong force once again. The individual must be able to connect with players individually and as a team.
The following criteria have been determined as key indicators to be able to fulfill the role :
If you believe you are the right candidate please respond via email to our Senior Delegate, Pani Reti before the deadline date of 15th December 2017: Pani.email@example.com
GPS Rugby Club is seeking suitably qualified, experienced and enthusiastic coaches for the 2018 season.
We have a variety of positions available at the club with scope to be involved with premier rugby opportunities available for the right candidate.
Coaches for all grades will work closely with the Director of Rugby to ensure a professional and consistent approach to rugby programs and services, also supporting the clubs coaching philosophy.
You must have excellent interpersonal and communication skills, be highly organised and have the ability to work both independently and within a team environment.
Forward all applications to Elwee Prinsloo Director Of Rugby at firstname.lastname@example.org or for further information call the GPS rugby club on 07 3366 1266.
The number one community rugby union club on the Gold Coast is currently seeking suitable personnel to fill a number of senior coaching and management roles for season 2018. The club currently fields four senior men’s teams in the Gold Coast District Competition along with women’s and colt’s teams in Brisbane Competitions. In 2017 all four teams in the Gold Coast qualified for finals with the club taking out the 3rd and 2nd grade competitions, the club is aiming for even greater success in 2018.
Expressions of Interest are being sought for the following positions in all grades:
It is an ARU requirement that all coaches have been accredited under the "Smart Rugby" program in addition to having Level 1 or Level 2 accreditation. Helensvale Rugby Union Club is keen to help coaches develop their skills, and will provide assistance in gaining accreditation if required.
Expressions of interest should be submitted to:
Helensvale Hogs Rugby Union Club
Should you wish to discuss further, please contact Rugby Manager Karl Wernham on 0411 824 648.
North Brisbane Rugby Club is experiencing a period of strong growth on and off the field and requires coaches who share the desire for continuous improvement and learning.
Applications close 9 September, 2017. Click here for more information and how to apply for the role.
17 MARCH 2018