Chris Rose

  • RUGBY Coach
  • Oct 16, 2019
Full time Rugby League

Personal Summary


Chris Rose



A motivated and enthusiastic teaching and coaching professional with strong experience of educating and coaching students and players of various levels of ability, working directly with them to develop their skills and assist them in achieving their personal potential. Demonstrating a caring and attentive attitude within all teaching and coaching roles in the UK and abroad. Possessing advanced communication skills, enabling effective liaison with students, parents, senior leadership and related educational bodies. A dedicated and hard-working individual, always willing to go the extra mile in order to achieve excellent results, with a strong belief in the importance of extra-curricular activities, as a vital part of student development. Vast experience of coaching within professional, semi-professional and international programmes in rugby from 2003 to the present

PGCE:                                                Physical Education (11-18 years) (The University of Liverpool)

BA Hons:                                1st Class (Hons) Physical Education, Sports Science & History

Published Thesis:                    Cultural Identities and Rugby: A Case Study of Halifax (Presented at the World                                            Conference of Globalisation of Sport, Indianapolis, USA)

4 A Levels:                              English, History, Religious Studies & General Studies

10 GCSEs:                              Including Mathematics, English & Science

·         Word, Excel, Access, Internet & email. Sports Performer Program

2007-Present Audenshaw School, Teacher of Physical Education, Religious Education and History.  School Sport Coordinator & Director of Rugby

Responsibility for the teaching of  National Curriculum modules KS3, KS4 and KS5 Physical Education, Religious Education and History
Lead Teacher in Key Stage 5 A Level Physical Education with a specialism in Sports Psychology and the Sociology of Sport
Coordination and delivery of all aspects of primary physical education for five cluster schools across KS 1 and 2 including responsibility for leadership initiatives, talent academies and competition.
Utilising a wide range of teaching techniques within the role, developing students’ skills and working towards the fulfilment of their individual potential in line with National Curriculum specifications.
Responsibility as Healthy Schools Coordinator for implementing the programme initiatives required to attain this accreditation.
Maintaining a strong focus upon extra curricular activities within the school and beyond as Director of Rugby, 1st XV Head Coach and Head of Player Development. Lead Coach of four international rugby tours to South Africa, France, Canada and Portugal
Master in Charge of Swimming- responsibility for the establishing and development of the school swimming program. Tameside District Champions 2013, 2014, 2015. Greater Manchester Champions 2015 & ESSA National Schools Finalists 2015
2004-2007 The North Halifax Grammar School, Teacher of Physical Education & Religious Education, Head of Rugby

·          Responsibility for the teaching of National Curriculum modules KS3, KS4 and KS5 Physical Education and Religious Studies

·          Utilising a wide range of teaching techniques within the role, developing students’ skills and working towards the fulfilment of their individual potential in line with National Curriculum specifications

·          Employing excellent skills of communication to ensure effective liaison between departments and to manage relationships with parents, students, fellow teaching professional and senior staff

·          Organising, planning and leading extra curricular activities within the school, leading to appointment as Head of Calderdale Schools Rugby League from 2004-2007

·          Coordinating all rugby events and initiatives for Calderdale Schools

2003-2004 The Crossley Heath School, Teacher of Physical Education and History and Religious Studies

·          Establishing a foundation in many aspects of the teaching profession involving the teaching of Physical Education, History and Religious Studies.

·          Working to develop effective teaching strategies within the role, including schemes of work for the Physical Education, History and Religious Studies departments

·          Coaching of School U12 Rugby Union team in local, regional and national competition as part of the renowned school rugby programme. Organisation of the 2004 Tour of Australia


Member of Great Britain Student Rugby League Hall of Fame 2015
Lancashire RFU School of the Year 2013/14- Audenshaw School
UKCC/ RFL Level Three Certificate in Coaching Rugby League
New and Aspiring Curriculum Leaders Course-Audenshaw School
RFL Senior Coach (2005)
UKCC/ RFU Level Two Certificate in Coaching Rugby Union
RFL National Youth League Coach of the Month December 2006 & March 2007
First Aid Qualified
University of Chester (A College of The University of Liverpool) Sports Personality of the Year 2002

Halifax RLFC Assistant Coach 2014-
Chester RUFC  Head of Player Development and 1st XV Skills Coach 2014-
Audenshaw School- Director of Rugby 2013-
V Swim Team-Assistant Coach of Swimming
BBC Radio Leeds Commentator Course & Studio Guest 2015-
Shortlisted for Tameside District Coach of the Year 2015/16
Chester RUFC 1st XV Coach 2012/13 SSE RFU National League 3 Champions
Warrington Wolves U18 Junior Academy Assistant Coach 2009-2012
England Youth Rugby League Coach 2010-2011 English Schools Rugby League Coach 2007-2009  Great Britain Students Presidents XIII Head Coach Tour Ukraine & Latvia 2008

Leeds Rhinos U18 Academy Assistant Coach 2007-2009
Audenshaw School Rugby Union Coach 2007-

North Halifax Grammar School Head of Rugby 2003-2007
Salford City Reds RLFC Under 18 Junior Academy and Scholarship Coach 2005-2007
Yorkshire Under 14 Regional Camp Head Coach 2007
Siddal ARLFC U18 Head Coach- National Youth League Champions 2006/07
Siddal ARLFC U17 Head Coach- West Riding Cup Champions 2005/06
Yorkshire Rugby League Under 14 Regional Camp Assistant Coach 2006
USA Rugby League Guest Coach 2004-2006
Union College, NY, Siena College, NY & Albany Knicks RFC, Guest Coach 2004-2007
Halifax RLFC Scholarship U14 &U15 Scholarship Coach 2002-2005
Calderdale Service Area Under 15 Head Coach 2005 & 2006
Calderdale Schools Head of Rugby League 2003-2007
Ireland Students Rugby League Team Manager 2002
Sports Director- Camp Scully (Camp America), Albany, New York, USA 2001
Circle of Life Camp for Diabetes, New York, USA Sports Director 1999, 2000 &2004
University of Chester, Vice Captain of Swimming 2000-2002
Member of The British Association of American Football Coaches
Yorkshire Badminton-County Player 1990-1997
Date of Birth:                       11th March 1980
Drive:                                      Full/Clean
Health:                                    Excellent; non smoker
Interests Include:                    Rugby, Swimming, Thai boxing, Fitness Training and Badminton












PGCE Secondary Physical Education
Oct 2002 - Oct 2003 The University of Liverpool
BA Hons (1st Class) Physical Education, Sports Science and History
Oct 1999 - Oct 2002 The University of Liverpool