Waterpark Rugby Football Club

Founded 1925

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Superb Rugby Coaching Opportunity.

Superb Rugby Coaching Opportunity.

Waterpark Rugby Football Club is actively looking for a Senior Team Coach.


Waterpark RFCup to the 1980s was the only Senior Rugby Club in Munster situated outside of the major rugby cities Limerick and Cork. Waterpark RFC was at this time representative of the best players available in the South East of Ireland, competing at equal terms with the best senior sides in the Country.


With the coming of AIL League we like many clubs lost our way and now find ourselves as Munster Junior 1 Club level. Our club goal has for the last 10 years was to develop our Youths and a supply of players who have the skill and ability to make Waterpark successful once more. Today we are proud of the achievements at Youths level, winning All Ireland, Munster, East Munster titles regularly and voted Munster Youths Club of the Year for 2 consecutive years. We are also fielding many players at Munster and Ireland Youths level.


We seek a coach who can grasp the opportunity and mould the home grown and regionally based player into a successful Waterpark RFC senior side, aiming in the short-term to win the Munster J1 League and Munster Junior Cup.


There is an existing club support team and structures in place which are necessary for annual continuity in the coaching standards in the club. We would require any new coach to work constructively with and develop this support facility, including;

-       The Rugby Committee

-       The Fitness Development  Coach

-       The Physical Development Coach

-       The Player Development and Communications Website.


Specific experience and attributes required from applicants are;

-       A team player.

-       An excellent Motivator and communicator.

-       A Planner (ie across annual, weekly and individual aspects of  coaching)

-       Relevant coaching experience

-       Coaching Qualifications


Please note we can only cover the coaches expenses and costs, it is not a paid position .What this position offers is the opportunity for an up and coming coach to put a major credit on their CV.


If this opportunity interests and excites you and you believe you have the attributes and can deliver on our goal, please send your CV to the attention of;


Rugby Coaching Committee,

Waterpark Rugby Club,



May 2015