Rugby Canada is seeking a Manager, Match Official Development. This person will be responsible for referee development as well as the development and accreditation of other match officials. The role and performance of the Manager, Match Official Development is monitored in an on-going manner by the Rugby Canada Match Official & Laws Advisory Panel. The appointee will continually liaise (i.e. both inform and consult) with members of this Panel and to schedule meetings on an as-required basis.
In addition to performing roles associated with Match Official management and development the role entails a responsibility to monitor the rugby content of all national competitions and tournaments.
The primary objective is to supply leadership to the national match official programs and to raise the profile of all match officials in this sport within Canada and the profile of high performance Referees, Assistant Referees, Television Match Officials, Referee Performance Reviewers, Citing Commissioners and Judicial Officers within the International Rugby Board’s framework of appointments.
Closing Date: February 8th, 2013