Academy Part Time Foundation Phase Coach

  • Job Reference: Acad/PT Foundation
  • Date Posted: 29 May 2024
  • Recruiter: Colchester Academy
  • Location: Tiptree, Essex
  • Salary: £30.00 to £40.00 Per Day
  • Sector: Colchester United Community Foundation
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Work Hours: Part Time

Job Description

Colchester United Football Club – Academy Part Time Foundation Phase Coach

Job Description

Colchester United Football Club are seeking a number of part time academy coaches to work within our exciting, progressive Cat 2 Academy.  The role will develop players in the Foundation Phase (FP) age groups, to ensure continual individual player development and ensure our coaching programme follows the Academy Performance Plan (APP).

Key Responsibilities:

  • Delivery of high-level coaching sessions for FP players.
  • Delivery of matchday duties for FP matchdays.
  • Assist on Individual Leaning Plans for the FP players.
  • Input on MDT within the FP programme.
  • Input on the retain and release process for FP players
  • Ensure PMA and other player records are kept up to date for FP players.


  • UFEA B coaching award Essential / ‘A’ Licence Desirable
  • Advanced Youth Award
  • EFAiF
  • FA Safeguarding
  • DBS check

Person Specification:

  • Hard working
  • Clean driving license
  • Good communication skills
  • Passion for working with young people

Salary: £30 per session. £40 per game.

All staff must be aware of all safeguarding and equity and diversity issues, along with all academy and club policies, rules and regulations.  We are dedicated to fostering a diverse and dynamic working environment by building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all sections of the community.