JICA (Japan International Cooperation Agency) Recruitment Notice for Laos and India (Application Perido: From April 2nd to noon on May 1st) JICA is looking for volunteers to go to India or Laos for rugby-related work.

The application period is from April 2nd to noon on May 1st. Please refer to the JICA Volunteer Page for details about the application method. 

■JICA Volunteer Page https://www.jica.go.jp/english/our_work/types_of_assistance/citizen/volunteers.html
■Request Information  http://www.jocv-info.jica.go.jp/jv/index.php?m=List&jID=G137&n=y&period=2018%7C%E6%98%A5
■Application Page https://www.jica.go.jp/volunteer/application/seinen/apply/index.html

【Overview】
1)Sri Lanka
Destination:Sri Lanka Rugby Union (Kandy)
Dispatch Period:After December, 2018 (for 2 years) Responsibilities/Duties:
1. Planning and implementation of rugby lessons/events for beginners.
2. Help coaching local club teams and national team as well as coaching local and national level coaches.
3. Coach school children and coaches in other areas/regions. 
Qualification Requirements:
3 years or more of playing experience. WR Coaching level 1 or higher (possible to acquire the coaching license after passing)

2)Sri Lanka
Destination:Sri Lanka Rugby Union (Avissawella)
Dispatch Period:After December, 2018 (for 2 years) Responsibilities/Duties:
1. Planning and implementation of rugby lessons/events for beginners.
2. Help coaching local club teams and national team as well as coaching local and national level coaches.
3. Coach school children and coaches in other areas/regions. 
Qualification Requirements:
3 years or more of playing experience. WR Coaching level 1 or higher (possible to acquire the coaching license after passing)

3)Laos
Destination:Lao Rugby Federation 
Dispatch Period:After December, 2018 (for 2 years) Responsibilities/Duties:
Be part of the Lao Rugby Federation, which is located in Vientiane, the capital city of Laos, to disseminate rugby for children in schools and surrounding communities. In addition, you will work closely with leaders who disseminate rugby and help the national team in any possible capacity. 
Qualification Requirements:
5 years or more of playing experience, WR Coaching Level 1 or higher (possible to acquire the coaching license after passing)

4)India
Destination: India Rugby Football Union (Activity Place: Gujarat Province Rugby Football Union)
Dispatch Period:After December, 2018 (for 2 years) Responsibilities/Duties:
1.  Support for improving the competitiveness of athletes through improving training & workshops, and improving the leadership skills of local coaches.  These duties will take place in the morning of Monday to Thursday or Saturday to Sunday between 5:30am to 7:30am and in the evening between 3:30pm to 5:30pm.
2. Travel outside the provinces for tournaments.
3. Operation support at various IRFU and GRFA events and conventions. 
4. Training camps’ support for the provincial and national teams.
Qualification Requirements:
3 years or more of playing experience. Coaching experience is an asset.

5)India
Destination: India Rugby Football Union (Activity Place: Rajasthan Province Rugby Football Union)
Dispatch Period:After December, 2018 (for 2 years) Responsibilities/Duties:
1. Support for improving the competitiveness of athletes through improving training & workshops, and improving the leadership skills of local coaches.  These duties will take place in the morning of Monday to Saturday between 6:00am to 7:00am and in the evening between 4:00pm to 6:00pm
2. Travel outside the provinces for tournaments.
3. Operation support at various IRFU and GRFA events and conventions. 
4. Training camps’ support for the provincial and national team.  Qualification Requirements:
3 years or more years of playing experience. Coaching experience is an asset.