Coach / GK Coach - Volunteer

  • Barnes FC
  • London SW13, UK
  • 13 May, 2023
Volunteer Academy Coaching Goalkeeper Coach Youth

Job Description

Be a part of long-term ambitious plan and be ready to step in to put 6th oldest club in England where it belongs. The club will be playing with Adult Men team under Surrey FA county competition (step 8 of English football)

The coach's responsibilities include:

  • Lead adult team trainings
  • Planning the strategy, and instructing the players on the pitch
  • Motivating players before and during a match.
  • Executing manager's instructions
  • Lisising with scout on opponents
  • Assisting in achivement of the sporting strategy
  • Liaising with youth development team
  • Work positively in accordance with our Equal Opportunities Policy
  • Carry out any other duties as may be reasonably required.

Essential qualifications, skills, and abilities

· FA Coaching qualification Level 1 minimum

- Ideally SW London based - non-UK applications cannot be accepted

· First Aid & Safeguarding Certifications

· FA DBS Certification (if not valid club will apply for candidate)

· Effective communication skills

· Leadership qualities

· The ability to manage, oversee and motivate a team of coaches.

· Self-motivated, enthusiastic, and passionate about football coaching

Schedule for reminder of 2022/23 season:

  • 3 matches left to be played

Schedule for  2023/24 season:

  • June trials
  • August pre-season (Tue and Thu trainings, Sat friendly)
  • September-April (Thu pm training, Sat match) - 22 matches + cup games

This is volunteer role. The club will provide coaching kits, equipment and benefits such as deals / vouchers from sponsors.