All vacancies within NLDRFU will be advertised here.

Clubs in the Nottinghamshire, Lincolnshire & Derbyshire areas may also request that their vacancies are advertised on this page.

As part of the new NLD MC Structure 2021-22 a number of new roles have arisen with opportunities for volunteers interested in contributing their time and skills to improving the way the NLDRFU works. The Management Committee of NLDRFU hopes to be able to recruit interested and talented volunteers to fill these roles.


Nottingham Trent University are partnered with Nottingham RFC and currently have 6 teams in the BUCS league competition and a further 4 teams competing in the local Nottingham Universities league. NTU Rugby is run by its committee of students who are assisted by a Rugby Development Officer and Head of Rugby.

NTU Rugby seek to appoint several highly motivated volunteer assistant coaches to support training of teams 3 – 10 during the rugby season that begins in September through until March. The coaches will be required for 2 hours on a Monday and Friday evening sessions over a period of approximately 16 weeks. There is also the opportunity for coaches to be involved in matchdays on Wednesday afternoons, should they be available. There are many benefits to the role, not least a huge opportunity to learn and contribute to a truly unique rugby family. In return you will receive access to exclusive CPD opportunities, coach mentoring, travel expenses and much more.

Role Title – Volunteer Men’s Rugby Coach
Reporting To – Rugby Development Officer

About the Club
Nottingham Trent University Rugby Club currently runs a program of rugby for 300 members consisting of 6 teams in the BUCS league and 4 further teams in the local Nottingham Universities league. NTU Rugby is run by a committee of students who are assisted by a Rugby Development Officer and Head of Rugby.

Role Description
• To support the delivery of weekly coaching sessions for a selected team/s within the rugby club as directed by the Rugby Development Officer.
• To utilise relevant coaching methodology to support the coaching of group tactical and technical principles.
• To assist with current structures to help identify playing talent within the club.
• To understand and apply the club ethos and policies to assist the club committee and management in maintaining squad discipline and NTU Rugby values both on and off the pitch.
• To raise the profile of rugby within the club and local community.
• To assist as required with information for an annual team and club review.

Desired Skills & Attributes
• Strong technical and tactical coaching knowledge and delivery.
• Ability to work within a dynamic environment and add value.
• Act as a good role model for players and instil NTU Rugby values.
• Be a self-starter, consistently displaying energetic and positive behaviour.
• Confident communicator.

To Apply
Please email your Expression of Interest to:
Daniel Edson (Rugby Development Officer) – [email protected]
If you have any questions or for an informal chat about the role then please call Daniel
Edson on 07795 333607.




Full details of this vacancy, and how to apply, can be found in the following job description: WRUFC Head coach vacancy – 01-09-21



We are pleased to advise of the following vacancies within our Women & Girls’ Programme. These present a great opportunity for suitably qualified and enthusiastic people to get involved in this growth area of the game and help the CB develop the quality of coaches and administrators within the 3 Counties.

3 x Schools’ Liaison Officers – 1 in each County

1 x u15 Manager

1 x u15 Head Coach

2 x u15 Coaches

2 x u18 Coaches

3 x First Aiders – 1 per squad u15 / u18 / Women.

Please see role descriptions below:

Job Description U15 Coach 2021 (1)

Job Description U15 Head Coach 2021

Job Description U15 Manager 2021

Job Description U18 Coach 2021

NLD W&Gs Schools Liason 2021

W&G’s RFU First-aider 2021

Please email your rugby CV along with a brief email advising why you wish to undertake the role applied for to: [email protected] 

Applications to be received by: FRIDAY 3rd SEPTEMBER. 

Should you have any questions please contact Neil Clack at [email protected] or on 07734 179339.

NLD RFU operates a policy of equal opportunity and does not discriminate on the grounds of race, colour, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, nationality or disability with respect to its employee and volunteer roles.

Mike Waplington

Chair NLD RFU Nominations Committee



NLDRFU are seeking applications for the role of Head of Resources.

A full job description can be found here.

Closing date is 29th August 2021.

All applications to [email protected] please.



An exciting new vacany has arisen for the NLDRFU Head of Diversity & Inclusion.

A full job description can be found here.

Please send a CV and covering letter to Mike Waplington on [email protected]

Closing date for applications: Midnight on Sunday 29th August 2021



The first of these roles is for the Head of Age Grade Rugby, the Role Descriptor for which is here.

If you have experience of working within AGR , whether it be with Colts, Juniors, Women and Girls etc. and are willing to offer your services we would like to hear from you.

Please include a summary email outlining your experience, your Rugby CV and tell us why you feel you would be able to contribute to the successful development of Age Grade Rugby within NLDRFU.

Applications should be addressed to: [email protected]

Closing date for applications: Midnight on Friday 20th August 2021