Development Goalkeeping Coach

  • Cambridge United FC
  • Cambridge, UK
  • 05 Feb, 2024
Full time Coaching EFL Goalkeeper Coach Soccer Coach

Job Description

Job Summary
This exciting opportunity is a zero-hour coaching role, working evenings within our Regional Goalkeeping Centre (RGC) and/or our Elite Goalkeeping Centres at Cambridge United Football Club. It is well suited to those with goalkeeper-specific coaching or playing experience within a football environment.

To coach young, talented goalkeepers between the ages of U7-U16 at one of our venues operating on every night of the week around Cambridgeshire, following a 30-week training syllabus set by the Programme Lead.
To work closely with the Programme Lead to identify top-performing players suitable for progression through the Club’s Player Pathway.
To complete two reports per season, giving players feedback for their development.
To assist with fixtures and training camps in the school holidays.

Within this role, you will be managed by the Programme Lead (GK Development Manager, Sam Carrington)

Will be reviewed upon application along with relevant previous experience.

Pay is competitive and dependent on qualifications and experience.

The person appointed to this post will have contact with children. Therefore, the post holder will require an enhanced FA Disclosure Barring Service check.
Safeguarding Recruitment:

Cambridge United FC is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults, and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be required to undertake appropriate safeguarding checks as well as providing proof of right to work in the UK.
Equality & Diversity:

As we are a diverse Football Club that respects differences in: race, disability, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, faith, background or personal circumstance, we welcome all applications. We want everyone to feel valued and included in the football community and to achieve their full potential. Cambridge United FC is opposed to any form of discrimination and commits itself to the redress of any inequalities by taking positive action where appropriate.
Please take the time to fill in our Equality and Diversity form when applying.