Rugby Head Coach

McKendree University, Lebanon, Illinois, is seeking a highly motivated individual to serve as a head coach for the men’s and women’s rugby program.  The McKendree University rugby program will begin competing in 2020-21. The new rugby coach will have the opportunity to build the program from the ground up.

The successful candidate will be responsible for the coaching, organization and administration of the program from the ground up; including but not limited to practice and competition preparation; attending all practices and scheduled competitions; practice and competition analysis; purchase and maintenance of equipment; recruiting student athletes to participate in the new program, managing the operational budget; the development of the in-season schedule and out-of-season practices and workout arrangements, and maintaining compliance with all guidelines and regulations.  Travel required.  CPR, AED, and First Aid certification required upon hire.

Interviews will begin immediately and will continue until position is filled.  Interested persons should send a letter of application referencing job #RUG2 and resume to Shirley Baugh, Director of Human Resources at hr@mckendree.edu.   EEO/ADA/Vet/Disabled Employer.