Accountable to: Coach Development Coordinator
Criminal Record Check: Enhanced with Childs Barred List
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: 1 year Work Placement
What is the role?
We have an exciting new opportunity for an undergraduate student to join our Academy on a full time coaching work placement. The purpose of this role is to provide coaching support within the foundation phase and youth development phase, as necessary, whilst continuing with coaching related academic studies.
What are we looking for?
To thrive in this role, you will have previous coaching experience within a football development system and qualified at FA Level 1 & 2. The ideal candidate will be proactive and eager to learn skills to add to their personal development. You will be confident in communicating with adults and children.
This placement MUST form part of the overall degree programme in order for you to be considered.
The competencies which are required include:
Essential Qualifications (including certifications):
Desirable Qualifications (including certifications):
What do you get in return?
If you are successful you can look forward to:
• Living allowance of £500 per month
• Opportunity to work for a successful Premier League Club
• Working in an environment with strong core values
• Learning and development opportunities
• Working with likeminded individuals.
The closing date for applications is Sunday 21st March.
*We reserve the right to close this vacancy early, if a high volume of applicants are received. *
Southampton Football Club is part of St. Mary’s Football Group, which also includes the affiliated registered charity – the Saints Foundation.
We as a Group compete as a Premier League club at the highest level of professional football with a culture which promotes respect, unity, aspiration, innovation and discipline – this is The Southampton Way.
We look for people with integrity, compassion and support for those around them; people who take pride in what they do with an honest approach, who embrace a challenge while also being accountable for their decisions; people who have the energy and passion to bring an innovative approach to their role and strive to be different from the rest; people with the aspiration to lead the way and become an example to others.
Within the walls of St. Mary’s Stadium, Staplewood Campus, the Bath Academy and our other sites and development centers across the South of England, you’ll be given the platform to work in a vibrant, intelligent and challenging environment with the potential to develop and become the best at what you do.
We don’t stand still, we are constantly moving forward.