RDC Coach

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

Job Description

Job description
SUMMARY:
This role is a part-time position to coach within our gifted & talented Outfield Boys Development Centres (RDC). This is a great opportunity for those who have experience and a passion for coaching within football and would like to be involved within a professional club.
Our RDC sessions take place Monday- Friday.
ROLES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
· To coach and support the boys' players holistic development aged between U7-U15
· To follow a 30-week training syllabus as created by the Cambridge Utd RDC.
· To work closely with the RDC Manager to identify top-performing players suitable for player progression into the Club's Elite Centre Squads.
· To complete reports which will provide players with feedback on their technical, tactical, physical and psychological performance.
· To assist with developmental fixtures which normally take place within the school holiday periods.
· To complete and log accurate player attendance records to each session along with your player reviews via online register.
· To attend CPD events in order to continually develop you own personal skills and knowledge alongside utilising and implementing these skills to improve the quality of RDC delivery.
REPORTING LINES:
Within this role, you will be managed by the RDC programme manager.
QUALIFICATIONS:
It is essential that any candidate looking to apply for this role has their FA Level 2 coaching badge or higher and has had experience coaching within youth football. Those with Sport Relevant Degrees can also be considered dependent on prior experience and qualifications. (Due to Covid-19 course delay, we are open to discuss with coaches that obtain a FA Level 1 with relative experience)
PAY & HOURS OF WORK:
Pay is competitive and dependent on qualifications and experience.
PLEASE NOTE:
The person appointed to this post will have contact with children. Therefore, the post holder must have an enhanced FA Disclosure Barring Service check, FA Safeguarding, FA Emergency aid.
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.
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