Football Coach

£10.00 - £22.50 hourly
  • European Football Academy
  • London NW2 1TR, UK
  • 26 Aug, 2021
Academy Coaching Education Specialist Coaching Sports Science Womens Football Youth

Job Description

The vision of our Academy is to create an environment that allows players to develop and achieve in football, we have several locations in South, Central and North London.

We are looking for experienced sports coaches with a passion for football, who want to further develop their skills and make a difference in children's lives.

Currently we are looking for:

  • Experienced Sports Coaches to work with 6 to 12 year old children;

We are looking for extremely reliable, committed and hardworking people who want to start a career in football, and don't think of it as a hobby.

You will also need to have an enhanced CRB/DBS and be passionate about football and youth development.

We offer excellent rates of pay to all our coaches and a progressive and supportive pathway into serious football coaching.

Responsibilities and Duties

The duties someone in this position will be able to achieve with our support are:

  • The delivery of high quality coaching according to the club's philosophy and tactical/technical guidelines;
  • To plan, organise and to deliver training sessions on time and efficiently;
  • To manage the team on match days and liaise with the opposition;
  • To regularly liaise with parents and/or Managers;
  • Write player progress reports, as well as completed training session plans which have to be sent in advance and approved;
  • Setting up and packing down sports equipment during trainings and games;
  • Maintaining our Health and Safety standards;
  • To attend monthly meetings, training days (these will be compulsory), first aid and health and safety workshops;
  • Identify/scout/keep record of potential players for the club.

Qualifications and Skills

Candidates must have a minimum of F.A Level 1 qualification with previous experience of coaching youth football (excluding volunteers). Further training will be provided and we also offer opportunities to gain additional recognised F.A. qualifications.