Development Centre Coach - Bracknell

  • Chelsea FC
  • London, UK
  • 13 Jan, 2022
Casual Academy Coaching Community Premier League Youth

Job Description

JOB TITLE: Academy Development Centre Coach
DEPARTMENT: Academy
REPORTING TO: Development Centre Coordinators
JOB FUNCTION: Ensure the development centre coaching programme is delivered effectively, to help recruit the best talents in London and South East at U8’s for Chelsea Football Club.
LOCATION: Bracknell
CONTRACT: Casual, 1 session per week 
 
MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES (Play Your Part):
•       Coach at a local U6-U8 Academy Development Centre.
•       Attend all in-service training.
•       Demonstrate individual personality and style as a coach, working within the clubs framework and approach.. 
PERSONAL SPECIFICATION:
 
Qualifications:
Essential
•       Minimum FA Level 3 (UEFA B) Football Qualification (we may at times look for assistant coaches with an FA Level 2 qualification).
•       Valid First Aid & Safeguarding Children’s Certificates.
•       Working towards FA Youth Module 3/Advanced Youth Award.
•       To be qualified in Emergency Aid/First Aid at Work.
•       Enrol as a member of the FA Licensed coaches club.
Experience:
Essential
•       Knowledge of current methods in coaching.
•       Evidence of the ability to plan coaching sessions.
•       Experience of coaching players from the Under 6 to Under 8 groups.
•       Availability during any (or all) of the following times: Evenings, Weekends and School Holidays.
The Employee must at all times carry out his/her responsibilities with due regard to Chelsea FC Foundation policies and procedures in particular Health & Safety, Financial Authorisation, Confidentiality and with regard to the Data Protection Act. The Employee must act to protect all young people and vulnerable adults that are in their care or attending the Company’s premises.  The Employee must report any misconduct or suspected misconduct to the Safeguarding Lead. 
Chelsea Football Club and the Foundation is fully committed to ensuring the safety and well-being of all children, young people and adults at risk (vulnerable groups) that are in our care or attending our premises. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service. 
The Employee must ensure a positive commitment towards equality and diversity by treating others fairly and not committing any form of direct or indirect discrimination, victimisation or harassment of any description and to promote positive working relations amongst Employees and customers.
 
The above Job Description is not intended to be exhaustive, the duties and responsibilities may therefore vary over time according to the changing needs of the Club.