Wakefield have appointed Hemel Stags coach Ken Kerr as the new coach of the club’s Ladies side.
Kerr replaces Wayne Hirst, who parted company with the club following the 100-0 defeat to Castleford in the recent Challenge Cup semi-final.
Hailing from Australia, Kerr has playing and coaching experience in both hemispheres.
He said: “I’m really excited to get started here at Wakefield.
“I’ve had an enjoyable time at Hemel Stags recently but I’m looking forward to a fresh challenge.
“I take my first session this week and I’m looking forward to getting to know all the ladies.”