The All Golds are seeking to appoint a full time Head of Rugby Development.
The successful applicant will be based in Bristol and will have full access to the club’s extensive infrastructure and support network. The brief will be comprehensive and include being responsible for the successful coaching of the club’s and SGS’s male and female (Golden Ferns) teams.
In addition, the overseeing of the club’s schools’ officer (based at Churchdown School, Gloucester) will be paramount. The implementation of the extensive schools’ programme spearheaded by the 1908 Cup for boys and the Golden Fern Cup for girls and the primary schools’ festivals will be a priority.
All Golds’ Chief Executive Officer Joe David explains further, “This is a standards driven role of great significance that will encompass all performance pathways both male and female. Adherence to and development of our clear roadmap of ‘Primary to Professional’ are absolute prerequisites.”
The role will operate in unison with the All Golds’ excellent and celebrated educational partners South Gloucestershire and Stroud College Bristol.
Vastly experienced and highly regarded All Golds’ director Danny Wilson will oversee the recruitment and execution procedure, “This is a great opportunity for an experienced person to become part of an outstanding vision and effect real change. These are exciting times for the All Golds and this appointment shows the intent of the club and the RFL.”
Phil Jones, the Rugby Football League National Player Development Manager commented, “The ambitions shown by the All Golds in looking to appoint a Head of Rugby Development, reflects the planning and well thought strategy the club is building. The successful candidate will have a fantastic opportunity to create a system to support a new pool of athletes achieve their ambitions in Rugby League. The RFL celebrates and supports these ambitions both to see the All Golds prosper and future new stars of the sport to emerge”
A detailed job description will be supplied on request.