Rugby NS Rookie Rugby School Liaison – Job Posting

Job Title:

Rookie Rugby School Liaison

Position Type:


(6-9 hours per week)


Halifax Regional School Board

Hours Breakdown:

4-6 hours on field coaching

2 hours of prep time per week

1 hour of admin per week

Level/Salary Range:

$5000 over 4 pay periods (September, October, November, December)

Length of Contract:

September 7th until December 16th with possible re-new in January 2023

HR Contact:

Start Date:

September 7th, 2022


  • Must have achieved Level 1 World Rugby Coaching Certification
  • Must be willing to provide criminal Record Check
  • Must have own transportation available
  • Must be willing to work non-flexible schedule (times for school visits have already been confirmed for 2022-2023).

Email Resume to:

Subject Line: Rookie Rugby School Liaison Application

Job Description

Role and Responsibilities

• Plan and deliver introductory Rookie Rugby sessions for after school Excel programming

• Liaison with Excel Programs daily to confirm start times and expectations

• Create and deliver promotional materials as requested by Excel Programming (flyers)

• Assist in planning and facilitating Rugby Nova Scotia fundraising events

• Lead Rugby representative for all Milk Sports Fairs in NS

• Manage the Rugby Nova Scotia social media platforms and provide website content

• Other duties as applicable

Qualifications and Education Requirements

• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

• Level 1 NCCP Certification required, Level 2 considered an asset

• Proficient computer skills (MS Word, Excel, Outlook, Internet)

• Ability to work both independently and as part of a team

• Ability to work flexible hours (some weekend and evening work is required)

• Knowledge of sport and of the Rookie Rugby Program is required

• Experience in program planning or delivery, particularly for children and youth, considered an asset

• Position requires access to a reliable source of transportation and own computer and cell phone

Preferred Skills

• Experience coaching Rookie Rugby aged athletes, men and women

• Experience working individually

• Experience working in Halifax Regional School Board