Head of Women's Football

£21,600 - £26,400 yearly
  • Soccer Elite FA
  • Star Meadow Sports Complex, Darland Avenue, Gillingham, UK
  • 15 May, 2024
Full time Academy Administration Coaching Leadership & Management Soccer Coach Womens Football Youth

Job Description

Soccer Elite FA (SEFA) are a leading football organisation based in Kent. We are looking for a Head of Women's Football to join us on a full time basis.

RESPONSIBILITIES - To manage and oversee the SEFA Women department, encompassing our Girls' Academy, Post-16 Education & Football Programme, Saturday JPL Squads and senior first team (tier 6):

  • To manage, coach and be the contact point for both the school and SEFA at the SEFA Women Post-16 Education & Football Programme, based at the Northfleet School For Girls
  • To oversee and coach the SEFA Girls' Academy, taking place on Monday evenings at Star Meadow, Gillingham
  • To oversee and manage the SEFA Women JPL programme, encompassing four squads from under 12 to under 18, based out of Maplesden Noakes School in Maidstone on Saturdays
  • To work alongside and guide the existing senior squad management team
  • To be the driving force in growing and improving the SEFA Women department
  • To coach at our Academy sessions on Wednesday and Friday evenings


  • UEFA B-license or equivalent experience
  • Knowledge and background in women's football
  • An up to date DBS check or a willingness to obtain one prior to employment
  • An up to date FA safeguarding certificate or a willingness to obtain one prior to employment
  • An up to date first aid certificate or a willingness to obtain one prior to employment
  • A driving license and access to a car


  • Minibus driving license


  • Organised, with an understanding that the requirements off the pitch are as important as the requirements on the pitch
  • A leader capable of driving the Women's section forward, with the aim of delivering the best programme of its kind around
  • Lives within a commutable distance of Northfleet, Gillingham and Maidstone


  • £21,600 to £26,400
  • 40 hours per week
  • From July 2024
  • Based day to day at Star Meadow Sports Complex, Gillingham, with sessions / home games at Star Meadow, Gillingham, Maplesden Noakes, Maidstone and Northfleet School For Girls, Northfleet

Apply with a covering letter and CV to careers@soccerelitefa.com