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Vacancies

Specific vacancies within the England Touch organisation are listed below. But if you would like to help out on a more casual basis then just Get In Touch!

We are looking for a Commercial Partnership Services and Sponsorship Manager who will be part of the ETA team, working to maximise the commercial potential of England Touch through sponsorship, major events, marketing partners and broadcast partners.

Key responsibilities:

  • To develop and deliver England Touch’s commercial strategy to realise significant commercial sponsorship revenue to the benefit of the ETA, to in-turn help sustain and improve our European/World standings
  • Development of sponsorship proposals for acquisition. Negotiate, secure and manage on behalf of the ETA all sponsorship, value in kind partnerships and licensing agreements
  • Effectively oversee the management of key relationships and commercial/sponsor partners, including sponsorship servicing requirements across ETA commercial portfolio
  • The successful candidate will help to contribute to England Touch’s (ETA’s) strategic and operational priorities while supporting business development activities

CLICK HERE to see a full job description. To apply send a CV and cover letter to Gregg Cropper, COO, via gregg@englandtouch.org.uk

Open until filled

England Touch are seeking Assistant Coaches for our National squads, positions are available for the following teams, with two assistants per team:

Men’s Open
Mixed Open
Men’s 21s (Scholars)
Women’s 21s (Scholars)
Women’s 30s
Mixed 30s
Men’s 35s
Men’s 40s
Men’s 45s

Role purpose:

  • Responsible for supporting their Head Coach in the training campaign, in ultimately leading their team to the 2018 European Touch Championships
  • Work within a matrix environment with the England High Performance team, but being line-managed by the Head Coach of their respective national team.

Task Description: Assistant Coach

Application form: Download here

Appointment Panel

  • England Touch High Performance Manager and respective Head Coach for each squad

To submit an application for this position please email the following documents to gregg@englandtouch.org.uk

  • Cover letter highlighting your motivation for the post and relevant experience referring to the task description
  • Up to date Curriculum Vitae/biography

Closing date: Until all posts filled

England Touch are seeking Team Operations Managers for our National squads.

Team Managers need to have demonstrable team management experience, delivering within pressurised environments with multiple stakeholders. Previous experience within elite sport is highly desirable.

Please note that Team Managers are non-playing individuals.

Vacancies are available with the following teams:
Men’s Open
Women’s Open
Mixed Open
Boys’ 18s
Women’s 21s (Scholars)
Men’s 21s (Scholars)
Men’s 30s
Women’s 30s
Mixed 30s
Men’s 35s
Women’s 35s
Men’s 45s

Role purpose:

An England National Squad Team Operations Manager will:

  • Be responsible for the organisation and administration of their allocated team from pre-tournament preparation through to post-tournament wrap up meeting;
  • Work within a matrix management environment with the England High Performance team (specifically the Tour Manager), but being line-managed by the Head Coach of their respective national team.

Task Description

Senior Squads Manager

Junior Squads Manager

Appointment Panel

England Touch High Performance Manager, and respective Head Coach for each squad.

To submit an application for this position please email the following documents to gregg@englandtouch.org.uk

  • Cover letter highlighting your motivation for the post and relevant experience referring to the task description
  • Up to date Curriculum Vitae/biography

Closing date: Until all posts filled

The SDO role will help to establish opportunities for schools to be introduced to Touch across an agreed region, as well as developing school tournaments and develop pathways to clubs and ETA high performance, across an agreed region.

Key responsibilities will be (across an agreed region i.e. North, Midlands, South):

  • To fulfil the ETA schools strategy to introduce and develop school Touch players
  • Regionally lead on introducing new schools to Touch
  • Lead or facilitating inter school games and tournaments
  • Facilitate teacher and pupil development, up skilling both to play a higher standard of Touch
  • Liaise with local Touch clubs to encourage coaches to establish school exit routes into their clubs.
  • Introduce schools to the National School Touch Tournament

CLICK HERE for a full job description

To apply email development@englandtouch.org.uk with a CV and cover letter

Role purpose:

  • Liaising directly with host universities to organise infrastructure (pitch markings, first aid, gazebos etc).
  • Logistical assistance with referees, teams, third parties and sponsors.

Experience: Managing events. Project management.

Qualifications: Sports or Events linked qualifications desirable

Hours required:  Event days – 4-5 hours prep for hosted events / 1-2 hours a week out of season

CLICK HERE to read more about this opportunity.

Apply by emailing university@englandtouch.org.uk

Open until filled

Role purpose:

  • Social media manager
  • Write up, pictures, and any other great ideas for tournament days!
  • Assisting Manager growing UTS in general; advertising towards Universities and helping to drive up club numbers.

Experience: Any relevant previous marketing experience, either digital or at events.

Qualifications: Sports or marketing qualifications desirable, but not mandatory.

Hours required:  Event days – 4-5 hours prep for hosted events / 2-3 hours a week out of season

CLICK HERE to download more information

Apply by emailing university@englandtouch.org.uk

Open until filled

We are England Touch

We are the players. We are the supporters, willing us on. We are the medals, waiting to be won. We are the touchdowns, waiting to be scored. We are the men and women of all ages. We are the talent of today. We are the potential for tomorrow. We are one team. We are England Touch