Coaches for football academy in Sheffield, England
- Role: Coach
- Level: Professional
- Salary: .
- published 169 days ago
Kickabout Performance Academy is a development academy for youth soccer players ages 7-16. Based in Sheffield, their aim is to progress young players into professional or semi-professional youth academies/systems.Applications are now opening for various head coaching positions, which will begin in May 2022. This is an exciting opportunity to work within our academy structure on a part-time basis.Successful candidates will be required to deliver sessions in line with our coaching philosophy and academy curriculum, and lead their team in weekly Saturday fixtures within the Junior Premier League.Typical Hours:Monday: 17:00 19:00 (SGP Thorncliffe - Tactical Training).Tuesday: 6:00 p.m. 7:30 p.m. or 7:30 p.m. 9:00 p.m. (Kickabout Football Center - Match analysis and physical development, fortnightly).Saturday - 09:00 12:00 (Various - Match Day).Person specificationHave a minimum level 2 soccer coach qualification according to JPL league requirements.Hold all relevant FA Child Protection and Emergency First Aid certificates.Significant experience working with children.Work experience in elite/academy youth soccer (desirable, not essential).The ability to work within a team of coaches.Work towards aligned KPA goals and vision.Participate in continuing professional development provided by KPA.Promote and offer best practices at all times.Please note that a DBS check will be performed on selected candidates prior to the offer of any employment.