Coaching Vacancies

Paremata-Plimmerton RFC

Paremata-Plimmerton RFC are seeking applications for 2021 coaching and management staff who will have the opportunity to work alongside the Premier team coaches.

If you are a coach or manager passionate about rugby and developing young players, then we would be excited to hear from you.

This role requires passion, intiative and commitment. Dependant on current qualifications, there may be opportunities to upskill as required.

Please send your interest to or call Alex on 021 364 326 by 20 November 2020.


Wellington College

Following the re-appointment of Jonnie Te-Ruki Chambers as 1st XV Coach, Wellington College Rugby are now calling for a 1st XV forwards coach as well as coaches and managers for our other grades (Under 18 Open (2nd XV-Colts XV), Under 15 Open weight, Under 65kg, Under 55kg) to become part of the overall WC Rugby coaching team for the 2021 season.

Any coaching experience would be desirable, but all applicants must be able to demonstrate leadership and excellent communication and also have a dedication to work cooperatively with the Club Convenor and the College to ensure a positive and collaborative culture within the WC Rugby coaching team.

Applicants should be proficient in coaching backs or forwards and most importantly bring enthusiasm to the role.

Managers are also required for all teams. The major responsibility of these roles is to relieve the team coaches of off-field organisational matters.

Applications, outlining relevant experience and credentials for the respective role, should be addressed to the Rugby Convenor: Pete Maitland - 

Forwards Coach

Wellington College is looking for a forwards coach for the 1st XV rugby team in the 2021 season. For this position it would be beneficial to have relevant experience coaching at club or secondary school level.

This role will involve yearly and weekly planning of the team and players, match day management, analysis of games and understanding how to coach young teenage boys through their development as a player and student at Wellington College.

In more detail the roles and responsibilities of this coach will be as follows:


  1. To assist in the planning, selection and development of players

  2. To provide technical and tactical coaching to all the forwards

  3. Develop all aspects of forward play. The main emphasis will be but not limited to the following:

    a. Scrum - development of strong individual and scrum process and techniques to ensure the scrum functions at its highest level
    b. Lineout - development of strong individual positional requirements and process, attack and defensive roles to ensure a cohesive unit is formed and functioning. This includes “the maul” to be used as a source to attack and defend from
    c. Restart - aerial receipt and responsibilities
    d. Defence - In conjunction with the co-coach develop strong alignments in philosophies and attitudes towards required outcomes.

  4. Prepared to start pre-season planning and training in Term 4 of 2020

Applications, outlining relevant experience and credentials for the respective role, should be addressed to the Rugby Convenor: Pete Maitland -


Wellington FC

WFC are now calling for applications across all grades forthe 2021 season - Premier Men, Premier Reserves, Colts, Women & U85kg Restricted.

WFC are looking for experienced coaches or those wanting to further their coaching careers to join them in 2021.

Email or phone Paddy - 027 570 2670,