Application Deadline: May 15, 2020
Term: 2020-2021 season
The University of Waterloo is seeking a highly motivated, organized individual to serve as the head coach of its men’s rugby team for the 2020-2021 season. Under the direction of the Associate Director, Athletics and the Manager of Interuniversity Sport, the head coach is responsible for the continuous development of the varsity men’s rugby program through coaching, recruiting, and administration.
These responsibilities will be fulfilled through coordination, planning, evaluation, and implementation of yearly training programs, as well as recruiting highly qualified OUA (Ontario University Athletics) caliber student-athletes. Additional responsibilities include team selection, personnel management (assistant coaches), proper training techniques, individualized training schedules within a yearly program plan and with priority placed on academic success, the overall student-athlete experience and other duties as assigned by the department. The incumbent must also act in accordance with documented policy and procedure guidelines and adhere to the University of Waterloo and OUA policies and procedures.
The coach will work cooperatively with the University of Waterloo athletic department staff with regards to admissions, event scheduling, facility issues, travel planning, budgeting, peer mentorship, academic support, purchasing of equipment and apparel, strength & conditioning, athletic therapy, advancement and completing administrative requirements.