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Job Opportunity Mini Chair

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a well organised self-starter volunteer to join the General Committee at Leighton Buzzard RFC.

Please contact Lee Beaumont (Honorary Secretary) if you are interested and would like an informal meeting to discuss the role and responsibilities with Lee and Dave Larham (Director of Rugby)

Closing date for initial interest is Friday 27th April 2018.


Mini Chairperson Role Description



Mini Chairperson
The Mini Chairperson is in many ways the guardian of the future of the club. You’ll be responsible for leading everyone associated with Mini Rugby – from kids and parents to coaches. You’ll work alongside the General Committee to ensure the club vision is reflected in Mini Rugby.

What you’ll get out of it:
This is a highly respected and valued role within the club and wider community. As the club’s leader of rugby for Under 6s to Under 12s, you’ll have a direct hand in performances on and off the pitch – it’s a demanding role, but incredibly rewarding seeing young players develop.

Ideally, you’ll need to be:
*An experienced and effective manager
*Confident and good at communicating
*Friendly and approachable
*Diplomatic and discreet
*Well-acquainted with the running of the club

What you’ll do:
*Create and lead a team of people to deliver rugby for our Under 6s to Under 12s
*Arrange and Chair Mini Rugby Sub-Committee meetings
*Make sure the Mini members are represented within the Main Committee and local Constituent Body meetings
*Attend Sub-Committee meetings if they concern Mini Rugby policy
*Contribute to the Honorary Chairman’s Annual General Report
*Work alongside other Club officers to coordinate the running and playing of Mini rugby and events
*Make sure players, coaches and parents are familiar with the core values of the game
*Ensure those who are new to the game understand that it can be played and enjoyed by people of all shapes and sizes

How much time it will take up:
*About 6 hours a week, mainly in the evenings and at weekends.