First Team Coach

  • Huntly Football Club
  • Aberdeenshire, UK
  • 08 Sep, 2021
Part time Coaching

Job Description

A great opportunity has arisen for a first team coach to work as part of our football department reporting to the First Team Manager.

This exciting role will enable a coach to work with a dynamic and highly-professional football staff within a progressive football club and have a direct impact on first-team performance.

We are looking for candidates who can demonstrate experience and success in coaching within a semi-professional environment. The candidate must also possesses clear understanding of session structure, design and coaching. Experience of opposition analysis is also preferred but not essential. This role comes with a great deal of responsibility and would only suit individuals who are able to make their own decisions and also work independently as well as part of a team.

Main Duties and Responsibilities

  • To be responsible for overseeing, planning and delivering training sessions, in line with the clubs development and game model.
  • To occasionally be responsible for the overseeing, planning and delivering of set-pieces and restarts, including kick-offs, throw ins, free kicks, corner kicks and goal kicks.
  • Supporting the First Team Manager & Assistant Manager in individual player development plans and coaching.
  • Assisting with pre-match and post-match analysis work.
  • Provide technical and tactical advice to the First Team Manager & Assistant Manager during match-days.

Competency/Experience

  • Significant experience of leading coaching sessions within a semi-professional environment.
  • Working knowledge of session structure, planning and delivery.
  • Working knowledge of detailed opposition analysis.
  • Experience of individual development plans.

Skills, Knowledge & Attributes

  • UEFA C Licence (minimum)
  • Communication
  • Coaching
  • Analytical
  • Teamwork
  • Hardworking
  • Responsible
  • Conscientious
  • Able to develop strong relationships
  • Flexible approach to working hours
  • Loyal & committed
  • Competent with PC & Mac operating systems as well as analysis software

Applications are to being invited by the submission of a CV and Covering Letter via email to huntlyfc@highlandleague.com