U16 Head Coach Part Time (Bedfordshire FA) Ref: HCB-18

Role location
Bedfordshire County FA
Type of contract
Part Time

Bedfordshire FA Girls’ Advanced Coaching Centre U16 Head Coach

(Bedfordshire FA)

(Part Time)


Job Purpose:

·         Responsible to Advanced Coaching Centre Manager

·         Purpose of post To deliver practical football sessions in line with the Girls’ Advanced Coaching Centre technical programme

Job Responsibilities:

·         The welfare of players within their designated age group

·         Providing high quality coaching and support

·         Implementing a training and games programme in line with LTPD guidelines

·         To support the development of the Assistance Coach

Key skills and experience required;

·         UEFA B Certificate in Coaching Football

·         FA Youth Award Module 1 and 2

·         FA Licensed Coaches Club Member

·         FA Level 1 Introduction to First Aid in Football (IFAiF) or a valid FA Emergency Aid qualification.

·         Knowledge and understanding of child protection issues including holding a current FA Safeguarding Children Workshop certificate

·         An accepted FA Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Disclosure (previously known as an FA CRB Disclosure)

·         Experience in coaching girls’ football

·         An understanding of current Advanced Coaching Centre structures and The FA Girls’England Talent Pathway

·          Have knowledge and understanding of child development and be sensitive to children’s needs

·         Willingness to work evenings and weekends when required

·         Own transport essential

·         An understanding of Talent Identification

·         An appreciation of Long Term Player Development

·         Knowledge and understanding of working with young players

·         Ability to work in a team environment

 If you are interested in this position please send your CV with a covering letter to:

James Petty, Bedfordshire FA, Century House, Skimpot Road, Dunstable, LU5 4JU

Alternatively you can email applications to James.Petty@Bedfordshirefa.com

Closing Date:

5pm Monday 25th June


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