FA Regional Talent Club Assistant Coach Under 16- (Essex FA) Ref: CAC-18

Role location
Essex FA
Type of contract
Contract / Freelance

FA Regional Talent Club Assistant Coach

(Essex FA)

Closing Date: Monday 30th July 2018

Start Dates: Monday 13th August 2018 – Wednesday 24th April 2019 (Excludes trial dates).


Responsible for:             

  • Providing high quality coaching and support
  • Implementing  training and games programme in line with LTPD guidelines
  • Liaise with the head coach to produce session plans for all sessions.
  • Working alongside the head coach to produce and deliver Player assessments.
  • Ensuring the Essex RTC philosophy and ethos is followed at all times. 
  • Ensuring effective communication between all departments including medical staff is continuous throughout the season.
  • To adhere to the FA Safeguarding and equality policies and procedures.
  • To adhere to the FA and Essex RTC codes of conduct at all times.
  • To adhere to the Essex FA Data Protection Policy and Privacy Policy.

Key skills and experience required: Essential

  • UEFA B Licence
  • , FA Youth Award Module 1 and 2 OR Blocks 1 & 2 of the ‘NEW’ FA Level 2 Coaching Football OR  The ‘New’ UEFA B Licence –  complete Block 1
  • FA Licensed Coach
  • FA Level 1 Introduction to First Aid in Football (up to date)
  • Knowledge and understanding of child protection issues including holding a current FA Safeguarding Children Workshop certificate
  • An accepted DBS Enhanced Criminal Records Check (CRC)
  • Experience in coaching within the female game.
  • An understanding of current Regional Talent Club structures.
  • Have knowledge and understanding of child development.
  • Willingness to work weekends and training events 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.
  • Understanding of the FA girls & women’s player pathway.

Anyone wishing to apply should complete the Essex FA Job Application Form as well as the Equality and Diversity Monitoring Form and return to club manager Danielle Warnes on essexrtc@essexfa.com.

Interview Date: Wednesday 1st August – times TBC 

To discuss the role further please contact club manager Danielle Warnes on essexrtc@essexfa.com

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