Leinster Rugby would like to invite applications for the position of “Sub-Academy Strength & Conditioning Coach”.

Sub-Academy Strength & Conditioning Coach, Leinster Rugby

This role is based in Dublin and the successful candidate will be expected to provide specialist support in the area of physical conditioning to sub-academy and nominated age-grade players while reporting directly to the Provincial and IRFU Heads of Fitness.

The Sub-Academy S&C Coach will also liaise and work with the Academy Manager and coaching staff on all Fitness related issues within the Leinster Sub-Academy Squad. 

Essential criteria include for this position include:

  • Recognised degree or Higher National Diploma in Physical Education, Human Movement or Sports Science.·       A recognised professional certification in strength and conditioning.
  • Excellent coaching skills and at least 1 year previous relevant coaching experience with team players in the area of strength, power training and development.
  • Excellent organisation, communication and team-working skills.
  • A good knowledge of Microsoft office packages. This should include effective skills in data management, analysis and reporting via Microsoft Excel.
  • An understanding of training science and how it pertains to current strength and conditioning practices in high performance sport.

 To apply, or for a full job description, please email Eoin Ward at recruitment@irfu.ie or post your CV to Eoin Ward, HR Department, 10/12 Lansdowne Road, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4.
Leinster Rugby is an equal opportunities employer.