Andrew Stanley was been appointed as Director of Rugby from September 2014. Andrew has a degree from the University of the West of England and he is one of the very few RFU Level 5 coaches. ‘Stan’ has played nearly 200 first team games for Gloucester RFC.

Having been Director of Rugby at Hartbury College for three years, he coached for seven years at Worcester Warriors as the Regional Academy Manager which included a spell as interim Head Coach. He is currently the forwards coach at Gloucester Rugby, having also been Academy Manager. Alongside his passion for rugby, he enjoys coaching junior cricketers at his local club.