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Try Tag Rugby (TTR) puts community and passion at the forefront of its customer experience as the UK’s leading Tag Rugby organisation.

We provide people across the country with the opportunity to engage in one of the most exciting, mixed-gender, mixed-ability sports. After more than a decade running leagues in London we are looking for someone who can capture the enthusiasm of another wave of players for our ever-growing sport.

The Organisation

Try Tag Rugby was formed in August 2009 to service the demand for adult Tag Rugby throughout the UK. Our aim is to provide excellent venues, varied standards of competition, outstanding competition administration, a fun and friendly social environment and a high level of customer service. Try Tag Rugby is an owner operated business.

With the backing of a National Governing Body and the International Tag Federation (ITF), we have ambitious plans to launch throughout all parts of the UK over the coming years, allowing natural progression for ambitious staff to move into management positions or run a region of their own down the track!

Speculative Applications

If we are not currently hiring feel free to send your CV and cover letter through to info@trytagrugby.com, as you never know when a position may arise.

Referee Opportunities

We are always looking for referees, if you’d like to find out more visit www.trytagrugby.com/refereeing

Current Vacancies

To see the current vacancies in your region please click on the relevant link below:

London - Currently 2 vacancies

League Administrator – London

Overview
Try Tag Rugby puts community and passion at the forefront of its customer experience as the UK’s leading Tag Rugby organisation. We provide people across the country with the opportunity to engage in one of the most exciting, mixed-gender, mixed-ability sports. After more than a decade running leagues in London we are looking for someone who can capture the enthusiasm of another wave of players for our ever-growing sport.

The Organisation
Formed in August 2009 to service the demand for adult Tag Rugby throughout the UK, and now with 800 teams playing UK wide, we have backing from a National Governing Body and the International Tag Federation.

Our five core principles are:

1) Professional
We are professional in our training, organisation, and delivery

2) Community
We help people meet others and create a friendly, inclusive and welcoming community

3) Pride & Passion
We are passionate about the sport, have pride in our community and our people

4) Wellbeing
We strive to provide a community where our players and staff are happy, healthy and motivated to perform

5) Development
We strive to develop all aspects of the sport and our people; our players, our referees and our staff

The Opportunity – London League Administrator

An opportunity has come up for a full-time predominantly office-based League Administrator in our London office.

London League Administrators deal with all league customer service and administration for a set number of leagues, including;

– Dealing with customer service enquiries via email or phone
– Registering teams and players
– Generating fixtures for the season
– Appointing referees
– Writing mass communication emails to players and teams in the leagues
– Managing relationships with team organisers to retain teams
– Using the database and social media to grow the leagues & attract new players to Free Taster Sessions.
– Monitor stock levels and pack equipment orders for venue supervisors
– Communicating nightly summaries with venue supervisors at leagues
– Chasing outstanding registration fees for leagues
– Managing relationships with post match social venues for the leagues
– Conducting occasional site visits to conduct venue supervisor assessments

League Administrators also get involved in other work including;
– Helping with online shop orders & franchisee orders on set days
– Helping with custom kit and other merchandise admin required in the office
– Working at 3-6 Saturday events / tournaments throughout the year
– Learning the game of Tag Rugby to be able to cover as a venue manager on adhoc occasions during summer and up to 3 times weekly during quieter periods of the year when levels of league administration drop off.

About you
This position would suit a recent graduate in Sports Management but this is by no means a requirement. Sports enthusiasts looking for a change of career are also encouraged to apply.

The ideal person will be/have;
– Extremely organised and proactive with an efficient work ethic
– Excellent administration skills 7 an ability to handle large amounts of admin in a fast paced environment
– Strong attention to detail
– Strong written & oral communications skills
– Confidence using IT systems and ability to quickly learn internal systems such as Spawtz league management
– Educated to degree level
– An interest in sport particularly around leagues and draws
– An understanding of the Social Sports sector
– Principles which align with the company

We would like you to have;
– Experience working within a sports organisation
– Experience in a previous administration or customer service role
– Degree in Sports Management (not essential)

Where will you work?
Our office is based at London Southbank University in SE1, a short walk from Elephant & Castle and Southwark stations. It’s a vibrant inner London neighbourhood with cafes, restaurants, pubs & good transport links nearby.

What are the hours?
Minimum 35 hours per week. Core hours 10-6pm.

As our leagues & events take place outside of office hours the role requires occasional evening work and working at 3-6 Saturday events throughout the year. Some flexibility is required and time in lieu can be taken in return.

Terms
£23000-26000 & reasonable expenses. An annual bonus may be paid based on your performance and that of the company. We also offer a number of employee benefits.

Try Tag Rugby has offices in London and Yorkshire, and operates in Bristol, Coventry & Warwickshire, Manchester, the Thames Valley & Wigan. We have exciting plans to launch another 20 franchises within the next five years. Career progression and franchising opportunities are available for those who excel in the role. For more information on Try Tag Rugby please visit our website: www.trytagrugby.com

Applications
Applications to Jamie Woods jamiewoods@trytagrugby.com. Please include a CV and cover letter. Closes 9am, February 5th. Interviews will be held over the first half of February.

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Tag Rugby Venue Supervisor – London

Grab the opportunity to work at the forefront of London’s fastest growing social sport

Overview
Try Tag Rugby (TTR) puts community and passion at the forefront of its customer experience as the UK’s leading Tag Rugby organisation. We provide people across the country with the opportunity to engage in one of the most exciting, mixed-gender, mixed-ability sports. After more than a decade running leagues in London we are looking for someone who can capture the enthusiasm of another wave of players for our ever-growing sport.

Perks
At Try Tag Rugby we value our employees which is why we offer such positive benefits. In addition to your competitive hourly salary and focus on wellbeing we are able to offer you a range of perks:
– Tailored: Enjoy a flexible, part-time role with evening or weekend hours that is designed to fit in with your work or study
– Community: Spend your working hours with like-minded people in one of the most open, inclusive communities in the social sports scene
– Outdoors: Get out of the office or the lecture theatre to enjoy the long summer evenings in the beautiful parks across the capital
– Social: Get free tickets to unmissable rugby events like the London 7s and Rugby League internationals as well as TTR’s Boat and Christmas parties
– Get involved: Join a team and play for free in our leagues year round or test yourself against the best in our exciting tournaments

REQUIREMENTS
Not everyone has what it takes to be a Venue Supervisor. We are looking for candidates with the following:
– Experience: Have a strong background in, and passion for, team sports either as a player, coach, referee or administrator
– Skills: Have excellent organisational, public speaking and customer service skills as well as the ability to stay cool under pressure, deal with conflict and prioritise tasks to adapt to changing scenarios
– Characteristics: This is an independent position so you must be proactive with a strong work ethic. You will also need to be outgoing, welcoming and personable to deal with a wide range of different players’ interests and experiences

RESPONSIBILITIES
As a Venue Supervisor you’ll engage new players and help our customers get the most out of their experience. As part of your role to help us become the most popular social sport outside of 5-a-side you will:
– Supervise exciting and welcoming Tag Rugby leagues for people of all ages and backgrounds and support new players exploring the sport for the first time
– Promote Try Tag Rugby’s leagues, tournaments and social events to engage players in new areas and continue the growth of our sport
– Conduct end of season awards presentations and attend mid-season socials to contribute to Try Tag Rugby’s wider appeal off the pitch
– Referee games where needed, provide rule clarifications for players and support referees in managing their matches
– Represent Try Tag Rugby in the community by championing our core values of professionalism, pride and passion, community, wellbeing and development

Send your CV and cover letter to willshepherd@trytagrugby.com explaining why you think you are the right candidate for the role.
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Bristol
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Coventry & Warwickshire
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Manchester
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Thames Valley
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Wigan
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Yorkshire
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