The Manawatu Rugby Union calls for applications for the following coaching roles in the Manawatu U19 team during the 2019 season:
- Head Coach
- Assistant Coach
All positions are on a voluntary basis and would require the coaches to be responsible for selecting and developing players who aspire to represent the Manawatu Rugby Union at their respective levels. Click on the following for the Job Descriptions of the Coach and Assistant Coach. Please list what Key Areas of Accountability you would be suitable to coach based on your current strengths.
Please send your application form (click here) and Rugby CV to:
Manawatu Rugby Union
PO Box 1729
Applications close at 5pm on Friday 22nd February 2019.
OPENING DATE – Friday 8th February 2019
CLOSING DATE – Friday 22nd February 2019
Te Kawau Senior As pre-season training starts Tuesday 5th February at 6.30pm at Rongotea. New players are welcome.
Kia Toa wishes to invite all current and new senior grade players, men and women to attend preseason starting on the Tuesday the 5th February 6:00, Bill Brown Park, from then trainings will be every Tuesday and Thursday nights with also an added skills season on Wednesday nights.
More info please contact Matt Kidby 0274 874 002.
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