Open Position


The position is responsible for coaching the Men’s Qualifier and Empire Sides. An assistant coach and team manager can be provided or can be brought on board by the individual. This is a paid position.

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Coaching position available: Men’s Sevens Head Coach.
The Village Lions RFC is recruiting a new head coach for its Men’s Sevens program. This Lions NYC squad has been playing in the Northeast qualifier bracket for the last three years, and is now an established program. The new coach will be recruited with the goal of bringing this program to the National Championship within 3 years. Coaches with outstanding records in Sevens are encouraged to apply.

The season will be from early May to mid-July, extended into mid-August if the team is brought to the National Championship. Practice is usually Tuesday and Thursday evenings on Randall’s Island. A stipend is provided, plus travel to tournaments, and a bonus should the team go to the National Championship.

Prospective applicants are asked to provide the following:
a. Your rugby CV.
b. A sample plan for one or more Sevens training sessions, so we can get to see how you organise sessions and how you communicate.
c. Your vision for how you would move our program to the next level.
Applications should be sent to the VLRFC Director of Rugby ( before February 11 2017.