Providing coaching and management for the A-Team. It will be your responsibility, with support from the club, to build your management team.

This opportunity is ideal for anyone looking to gain experience and development in football with a good standard of player and with the club providing opportunities for support, development and progression within the football club to the right candidate.

Responsibilities of the Role:

  • The main purpose of the role is to help guide and develop individuals and where appropriate help them progress along the player pathway.
  • The successful candidate will be responsible for all aspects of activity regarding the squad.
  • To provide a quality coaching environment in a safe, controlled and enjoyable way including the planning and delivery of training sessions in line with player, team and club requirements.
  • Manage the team in line with principles and identity of the football club.
  • Weekly team selection to include liaising with all management teams.  
  • Organisation of coaching/training sessions.
  • Organisation of team matches.
  • Support the club’s development model to create and enhance a player pathway from youth to senior football.
  • Management of player disciplines and escalation of issues.

Requirements of the role:

  • The club ideally requires a minimum Level 1 FA Certificate in Coaching Football or the desire to achieve this at the first opportunity.
  • An in-date FA First Aid Certificate qualification / willingness to achieve it.
  • An in-date FA Safeguarding Children Certificate / willingness to achieve it.
  • Since you may be working with players under the age of 18, it is club policy that all club officials require a valid FA Enhanced Disclosure (CRC check).
  • Sign up to the club’s codes of conduct.
  • Follow the FA’s Respect guidance for safeguarding.

Provision of kit and equipment:

The club will provide the following:

  • Match day kit
  • Match day equipment
  • First aid kit.
  • Coaches’ kit.

It is the management team’s responsibility to ensure that all kit and equipment is maintained and items requested for replacement/re-stock as required i.e. first aid kit.

Please send all applications to Greg Dimsey via Email to by Sunday 20th June 2021.

All applications will be reviewed as they are received and as such the club reserve the right to remove the vacancy at any time.