Scotland Rugby League Student Team Manager
Responsible for all logistical arrangements for Scotland Rugby League Students including coordinating squad selection, budget planning and financial control, collecting payment from squad members, organisation of trial and practice sessions and ensuring that all is in place on match day.
Agree with head coach who is responsible for what
Liaise with head coach and Gav Willacy (Press Officer) to arrange annual trials in England and Scotland well ahead of the Student Four Nations. Organise all elements required to run successful trials.
Prepare an annual budget for the Student Four Nations that is signed off by the SRL Board. Manage all costs to this budget and report on actual expenditure at the end of the tournament
Coordinate selection of squad with head coach and assistant coach and confirm selection and costs with all squad representatives. Ensure that all squad members have paid before the tournament starts
With the coaching team ensure that a code of conduct is in place
With the SRL Operations Manager ensure that all kit is ordered in time and to budget.
Coordinate all elements of the squad being on tour/ in camp, including transport, accommodation, training facilities, dietary requirements, media, social events, flights (if required), check ins, visas (if required), insurance, passports, match day arrangements, kit, liaison with game officials, liaison with opposition management, financial management, discipline, coordination of team meetings
Prepare an annual report
Act as the link with the RFL Student Manager
Knowledge, Skills and Experience
High level of leadership
Leads by example,
Sets and demands high standards
Gets to know players and staff
Identifies exactly what the problem is
Able to handle all aspects of the job with care and understanding
Takes on board information from all involved
Assesses the problem and tries to offer resolutions
Isn’t afraid to make decisions
If unsure, is not afraid to seek advice
Keeps calm and dignified at all times
The position is offered on a volunteer basis with reasonable expenses covered.
For further details or to submit an application contact Ollie Cruickshank email@example.com. Closing date for applications is Aprill 22nd.