Jason Jones

Jason has led the Melbourne University Rugby Program since 2013, initially as the Head Coach and Director of Coaching.  With the success and development of the Rugby Program at MURFC, his role developed into the General Manager position in 2015.

Jason still maintains the Coaching Director role and he has been instrumental in the growth of the Rugby Program and building on the outstanding relationship between the MURFC and  Melbourne University Sport.

Jason brings a wealth of experience to the Melb Uni Rugby Program, having coached Professionally in Ireland for 3 years, leading his teams to 4 All Ireland Championships.

Jason has had a wealth of experience in the past that has seen him be the Head Coach for 1st grade’s across 3 states in Australia. These being Brisbane (Souths – Premiers), Perth (Palmyra), and Melbourne (Melbourne Unicorns – Premiers, MURFC), as well as maintaining the role of Director of Rugby/Coaching during these times.

Jason also has coached at the Representative level having held coaching roles with the Leinster Schools – Ireland, Western Force U16’s, Melbourne Rebels Under 20’s and Melbourne Rising.

Somehow, Jason in whatever free time he has left, is the Specialist Coaching Coordinator for Scotch College, Melbourne.