Regional Talent Club GK Coach

  • City Football Group
  • Manchester, UK
  • 21 Jul, 2021
Full time Academy Goalkeeper Coach Premier League Womens Football Youth

Job Description

Purpose:

The purpose of this role is to coach Goalkeepers within our Regional Talent Club (Girls Academy). The role involves preparation, delivery and reflection of training sessions and fixtures and the completion and delivery of player assessment and feedback processes whilst working collaboratively within a multidisciplinary team.

 

Accountabilities with Key Outcomes: 

  1. To prepare, deliver and reflect on training sessions and fixtures.
  2. Responsible for implementing club methodology within our player development programme.
  3. Completion and delivery of club player assessment and feedback processes to monitor player progression.
  4. Be present at all GK and training sessions and fixtures.
  5. Attend all Regional Talent Club (Girls Academy) staff learning events.
  6. Work collaboratively with head coaches, assistant coaches and multidisciplinary team.

Knowledge, Skills and Experience:  

Essential

Minimum level 2 in Coaching Goalkeepers Certificate in Football

Minimum level 2 in Coaching Certificate in Football

Current FA Safeguarding Certificate

Emergency Aid Certificate

Experience of working with children and young people

Experience of planning and delivering high quality challenging and supportive GK coaching sessions

Knowledge of the girl’s and women’s game

Passionate about GK youth player development

High level of organisational skills

Excellent communication skills

A team player

Passionate about continuous improvement

Resilient and adaptable to change

Desirable

FA level 3 in Coaching Goalkeepers certificate in Football

FA level 3 / UEFA B License in Coaching Football

Experience of coaching in elite youth player development environments