Edinburgh Accies FC: coach/team manager

Coach/team manager

Edinburgh Accies is looking for a volunteer coach/team manger who would like to get involved with an ambitious club.  

About the club

There are four senior Edinburgh Accies teams:

  • 1XV - Premiership
  • 2XV - Reserve League National 1
  • Development XV -  Reserve League East 1
  • Whites - Reserve League East 2.

The club is also looking for second coach/team manager to coach and manage the Development XV.

About the role

You would be under the tutelage of Director of Rugby Bob Easson, who has a wealth of coaching experience at youth, club, professional and Scotland level, and as a high performance rugby coach. You will receive the best of training to assist in you in developing your coaching qualifications and progression. 

You would be expected to be involved Tuesday and Thursday evenings, select the team and ensure the team were informed about all weekend games and to be with the side on Saturdays.   

Desired candidates

The successful candidate would be responsible for our young players who are in their early years in senior rugby, some who will have come through the Accies Centre of Excellence, where young players from 13 to 20 are being developed, to ensure they meet and exceed their potential.

How to apply

If you are interested in joining a progressive rugby club and helping to develop players and ensure games take place, please send brief details about yourself to John Wright, by email - secretary@edinburghaccies.com . We would ideally be looking for you to be available from August to April each season.