An exciting opportunity has arisen to join Celtic FC as a Soccer Academy Coach.

Working within the Celtic Soccer Academy department, the role involves delivering in Scotland (i.e. weekly soccer academy sessions, holiday camps, team tours and other Soccer Academy initiatives) as well as the opportunity to travel internationally to work with our impressive network of Partners Clubs around the world.


  • An organised and energetic personality with a passion for working with young players.
  • Ability to comfortably adapt delivery methods to suit the age and stage of players on programmes.
  • Approachable, with a real passion for working with children and young people.
  • Desire to improve and develop themselves and others around them.
  • Positive and enthusiastic attitude to an ever-changing, fast and dynamic environment.
  • Scottish FA 1.3 Children’s Coaching Award or 1.3 Youth/Adult
  • Coaching Award is essential
  • Scottish FA Children’s Licence or C Licence is desirable
  • Child-centred approach to decision making
  • Children’s Wellbeing in Scottish Football qualification essential
  • Acceptance to the PVG Scheme through Disclosure Scotland