Wicklow RFC women’s team are seeking applications for the position of  Player/Coach for the 2021/2022 season.

Based  in Wicklow town (less than 30 mins from south Dublin), Wicklow RFC have been promoted to play in the Energia All-Ireland League.

Wicklow have an ambitious and talented young group of players who are keen to push on and establish the club in the AIL and as one of the top women’s teams in the country.

The club have strong girls teams from minis all the way up to U-18s and have a conveyor belt of exciting talent coming through the ranks.

There is a comprehensive support structure surrounding the women’s team with a women’s rugby co-ordinator, experienced coaching team, team manager, physiotherapists, strength and conditioning coach etc.

Wicklow have some of the finest playing facilities in Leinster and a superb fully-equipped and state of the art gym which has just been completed.

Wicklow RFC is a strong, well-run, community-based, family-oriented club with a hugely successful youths and mini section, two senior men’s teams and one of Ireland’s strongest women’s and girls sections.

The club have been very successful in developing some of the best facilities and structures in Irish club rugby.

Working as part of an experienced coaching team, the successful candidate will be a player/coach who has played at AIL level or higher and is a leader, both on and off the pitch.

An IRFU accredited coaching qualification whilst desirable is not essential and the club will provide a coaching pathway, giving further coaching opportunities as your career develops.

Applications will be treated in the strictest confidence. Please send applications to directorofrugby@wicklowrfc.ie, by 5pm on Thursday, 1 July.