Job Opportunities


Chief Executive Officer

Rugby Ontario is seeking an individual to fill the organization's Chief Executive Officer position.

Please click the position to view its description (.pdf).

Rugby Ontario - Chief Executive Officer

Position Advertising Date: 
Monday, Feb. 22, 2016

This full-time position is based out of Rugby Ontario's Toronto office. To apply, please submit a resume with cover letter demonstrating credentials to:

Rugby Referees

Rugby Ontario is looking for new energetic and motivated referees to join our team. Our referees enjoy a rewarding pathway which includes the opportunity to travel Ontario and overseas while developing their own game.

We are looking for ex-players, high schools seniors and anyone with an understanding of Rugby that would like stay in the game! Referees from other sports are more than welcome.

If interested in becoming a referee with Rugby Ontario, please send an email to Sarah Lesperance, Rugby Development Coordinator - Technical at or at (647) 560-4790 x109.


University of Waterloo
Women's Rugby Program Head Coach

Application Deadline: May 13, 2016
Starting Date: June 2015

Position: Women’s Rugby Part Time Head Coach

Job Description:

The University of Waterloo is seeking a highly-motivated and organized individual to serve as the head coach of its varsity women’s rugby team on an honoraria basis. Under the direction of the Manager, Interuniversity Sport, the Head Coach is responsible for the continuous development of the varsity rugby program through coaching and administration.

These responsibilities will be fulfilled through coordination, planning, evaluation, and implementation of yearly training programs, as well as recruiting highly qualified CIS caliber student-athletes. Additional responsibilities include priorities and support around academic success, proper training techniques, individualized training schedules, and strategic long term program and athlete development. The incumbent must also act in accordance with documented policy and procedure guidelines and adhere to uWaterloo, OUA, and CIS policies and procedures.

The coach will work collaboratively with the uWaterloo athletic department staff team in event scheduling, facility issues, travel planning, budgeting, strength & conditioning, purchasing of equipment and apparel, and completing administrative requirements.

The ideal candidate will be a friendly, results oriented person with an ability to work with student staff and volunteers. Minimum requirements include a Bachelor's degree, current coaching accreditation (CAC or an internationally recognized equivalent Level 2 or Comp-Intro Certified), and several years of successful coaching at the university or equivalent senior, high performance level. Superior interpersonal, organizational, leadership, coaching, and technical skills are required. 

Other: Vulnerable sector check.  

The varsity rugby season begins with training camp in August, league play beginning at the start of school in the September, and finishes with CIS championships in early November.  Practices occur on campus and student-athletes train throughout the calendar year.   

Applicants should email their interest to Chris Gilbert – Manager, Interuniversity Sport, University of Waterloo – email is or call 519-888-4567 – ext. 35694.  Please provide your resume and references at the time of application.  All applicants are thanked for their interest however only candidates chosen for an interview will be contacted.

Closing date – May 13, 2016


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