Talent Centre Coach (Casual)

  • Southampton FC
  • London, UK
  • 20 Sep, 2022
Part time Academy Coaching Specialist Coaching Youth

Job Description

Location: Westway Sports Centre London

Hours: Part Time

Contract Type: Casual

Criminal Record Check: DBS Enhanced with Child’s Barred List



What will you be doing?


This role is responsible for the coaching our Southampton Academy curriculum to our 12 to 15 age group at our South East Regional Centre based at Westway Sports Centre in London. The successful candidate will coach and develop young players preparing them for elite academy level football in the youth development phase including maximising the opportunities of young players to reach their full potential.

Experience and passion for coaching youth players is essential. You will be coaching players three nights per week with a games programme alongside the core coaching hours.

You will be part of a group of staff who are passionate and enthused to deliver a fantastic experience to all players maximising their time with our centre.


Is this you?


A skilled, qualified, energetic football coach with a passion for inspiring youth players to develop as a person and their football talent. A highly organised and strong communicator with experience of leading a squad of players, parents and working with staff. An individual who is committed to the team of people within their department with an ‘all in’ approach to their work. Innovation to develop their programmes and brilliant basics in their day to day approach are key characteristics of our team members.



Essential Experience:

·       Delivering football coaching to youth players

·       Knowledge EPPP and youth development rules


Essential Qualifications:

·       Minimum FA level 3

·       FAYA or working towards


Essential Skills:

·       Passionate about working with youth players

·       Highly organised with the ability develop programmes

·       Highly motivated to learn and develop with SFC.

·       Good level of IT literacy to plan and upload sessions.

·       Good communication skills to work with a team of coaches across sites

·       Professional attitude and approach to work.

·       Proactive and uses initiative.


How this benefits you…


If you are successful you can look forward to a healthy benefits package;

  • Competitive session rate of pay
  • Opportunity to work for a successful Premier League Club
  • Working in an environment with strong core values
  • Learning and development opportunities including access to 50 hours of internal CPD
  • Working with a team of passionate, caring staff
  • Benefits package including pension


How can I apply?


Just click on the apply button below, enter your details and answer a quick pre-screening questionnaire, then attach your CV.




The closing date for applications is Monday 10 October 2022.

*We reserve the right to close this vacancy early, if a high volume of applicants are received.*