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Lead Coach - West Midlands

Dallaglio RugbyWorks

Our mission is to ensure that those young people failed by mainstream education, have an equal chance to be in Education, Employment, or Training (EET) post 18.

3 Aug 2022
Full Time
Closing date
18 Aug 2022

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Deliver our suite of interventions in a range of educational settings within your region, online and virtually.
  • Prepare and deliver session plans in line with our curriculum and act as a Lead in sessions when working with Coaches.
  • Build meaningful and supportive relationships with young people.
  • Adapt to changing school environments and work creatively to deliver sessions to a range of young people.
  • Ensure the timely collection of data.
  • To follow the Dallaglio RugbyWorks processes around reporting incidents and safeguarding concerns to ensure we are protecting young people to the highest standard.
  • Establishing and maintaining professional relationships with staff within the education settings that we work in.
  • Support the organisation and delivery of outside of term delivery in the local community for young people.
  • Support the delivery of Career Taster Days with partner organisations, workshops and tournaments for young people.
  • Provide content for our social media and run a regional social media account.
  • Participate in Dallaglio RugbyWorks team meetings and training sessions.
  • Work closely with the rest of the Dallaglio RugbyWorks team to communicate successes of our interventions through case studies and termly reports.
  • Support with seeking out customers and to sell our suite of interventions in your region.
  • Support on liaising with provisions (schools) to implement service level agreements and ensure they are upheld by both parties.
  • Support with the accurate and efficient collection of impact data, including but not limited to; termly questionnaires, consent forms and registration forms.
  • Help maintain a network of regional partners that support our interventions and build out network.
  • Support in gaining and developing new corporate partners/donations within your region as well as supporting on the relationship management.



  • Previous experience delivering youth work, sport sessions or supporting young people in an educational setting.
  • Level 1 sports coaching qualification or equivalent experience in youth work/mentoring/education.
  • Demonstrable passion for using sport as a tool for social development and a drive to help young people have positive and productive futures.
  • Strong organisational skills with structured and methodical approach to work and a clear focus on results.
  • Confident and effective communicator who is able to work with people from a wide range of backgrounds.
  • A passion to help change young peoples lives and helping them to build a positive, productive future.
  • Enthusiasm for using sport as a tool for social change.
  • Being approachable, positive, empathetic and patient.
  • Ability to resolve conflict peacefully.
  • Reliable and excellent time keeping.
  • IT literate and ability to use Microsoft Office Applications.
  • Valid UK driving license and access to a car to enable travel within the region (applicable for roles outside of London).


  • Experience working with young people who are disengaged or excluded from education.
  • Level 2 sports coaching qualification or equivalent youth work/teaching qualification.
  • An understanding of the schools and the exclusion landscape.

How to Apply

Please send your CV to our team by clicking 'apply now'

Additional Information

Full Time
Job Type
Rugby Union
Salary information
£20,000 - 23,000

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