Rugby Victoria

Program Coordinator – Foxtel Touch 7s for Girls

Rugby Victoria

  • Melbourne Victoria Australia
  • Full Time
Closing 25 Jan 2019
Applications 0


  • TENURE: Fixed term- 18 months

Reporting to the Game Development Manger, the Program Coordinator will manage all aspects of the Foxtel Touch 7s program from planning to implementation. Rugby Victoria’s Foxtel Touch 7s For Girls program aims to increase physical activity of less active girls aged 12 -17. Participants will learn the fundamentals of Touch 7s. Touch 7s is a fun, free flowing form of social rugby designed to provide participants with a non-contact rugby experience in a relaxed and social atmosphere. The program has been funded by VicHealth in Victoria since 2017.

The program has been developed and is running in a small number of clubs. The role is to expand the reach of the program.

The Program Coordinator role is a full time fixed term role until 30 June 2020.

Please refer to the attached Position Description for more information.

Key Selection Criteria

  • Relevant Tertiary qualification in Project Management, Sport Management, Education or Health
  • Minimum 3-5 years’ experience in Project Management including;
    • Product development and testing
    • Finance management
    • Go to market strategies
    • Reporting and evaluation
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to evoke the cooperation of people across a wide range of organisations including volunteers, community groups, clubs and schools etc
  • Facilitates cooperation, relationships and partnerships
  • Strong time management, presentation skills and the ability to meet deadlines and prioritise tasks
  • Experience in Microsoft Office
  • Communication skills across a variety of demographics
  • Confidently conveys ideas and information in a clear way
  • Understands and meets the needs of target audiences
  • Experience in Rugby is not essential, however preferred. An experienced Project Manager would be advantageous.

Essential Requirements


Employer and Other Details

Rugby Victoria is a non-for-profit State Sporting Association. Rugby Victoria’s vision is to grow participation and profile of the game in Victoria. Our Purpose is to the Develop, administer and promote Rugby in Victorian while ensuring it is a game for all

Rugby Victoria’s four strategic Pillars are:

  • Participation, growth and Pathways
  • Community
  • Profile
  • Create excellence in how the game is run

The Program Coordinator will join a small team and will report to the Game Development Manager and General Manager. 

Apply for this role

If you wish to apply for the position of Program Coordinator – Foxtel Touch 7s for Girls at Rugby Victoria, please send an application, including a cover letter and resume to Shelley Nowlan at by COB Friday January 25.

Applications received after this time, will not be considered.

Shelley Nowlan

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Program Coordinator – Foxtel Touch 7s for Girls Rugby Victoria

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