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Coach needed for Ladies NVL Div 2!

Coventry & Warwick Riga VC is looking to appoint a new Ladies National League coach.

Coventry & Warwick Riga is a thriving Club in the West Midlands with four national league teams and an ever-growing junior programme.  We are looking for an additional member to join our coaching team and to specifically work with the Womens Division 2 North National Volleyball League squad.

About the role

The coaching role is to work with our established Ladies National League Division 2 team to run trainings and match day coaching. Typically training is Monday evenings (7.30 – 9.45pm) at Centre AT7 in Coventry and matches are on Saturdays or Sundays (single headers).

The successful candidate will develop and deliver a training programme over the season. These sessions are held from August to the end of April and this role would be expected to deliver the majority of the sessions.

The role is voluntary but you would be joining with the support and infrastructure of the Club including established players, venue and a dedicated committee.

Coventry & Warwick Riga Volleyball Club is an established club in Coventry and won the 2019-20 Volleyball England Club of the Year award and was a runner up in 2022.
The ladies coach of our Division 1 team is internationally qualified so gives good development opportunities.
We currently run four NVL teams, a recreational section and have a flourishing junior programme, taking them from beginners to NVL players.
 Qualified coaches are an essential part of our set up to help all of our players reach their volleyball potential.

Key responsibilities

  • Deliver high standard of technical coaching for the various players
  • Design and deliver a training programme across the season which develops technical, tactical and physical skills of the team
  • Match day coaching of the team to assist the team in reaching its goals in competitive competition 
  • Collaborating with Ladies Division 1 coach on training and player development
  • Drive towards specific goals agreed by the club committee

Role requirements

  • Volleyball England Qualified Level 1 or above (if Level 1 coach should have a willingness to work towards Level 2). If you have the skills and experience the Club is willing to support you obtaining your Level 1
  • Able to attend training weekly and matches on weekends
  • Experience in coaching competitive adult teams
  • Always have a current DBS check (this can be completed by the club on appointment)
  • Willingness to work with both experienced players and junior/development players to ensure the sustainability of the squad. 

About the team

Our Div 2 Ladies Team has been growing in success, year on year.
After winning the regional league, they moved to NVL Division 3 and for the 2022 season, they have been promoted to Division 2! 💪 This is a very friendly, strong team, looking for guidance, growth and support from each other.

Applying for the role

To find out more, please email info@rigavolleyball.com giving us some background about your volleyball journey and why you’re interested in the role. We’d love to have you as part of our Club and team!
Applications close on 30th September. 

Not quite what you’re looking for?

We are also expanding our junior programme so we’re always interested to hear from coaches who would be keen to get involved in coaching junior volleyball too. Please get in touch if interested in this type of role.

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