Boys Development Centre Coaching Staff

  • Job Reference: CF/Boys DC Coach
  • Date Posted: 30 August 2023
  • Recruiter: Colchester United Community Foundation
  • Location: Colchester, Essex
  • Salary: £10.00 to £15.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Colchester United Community Foundation
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Part Time

Job Description

Colchester United Community Foundation are looking to recruit talented football coaches to work within our Male Development Centre Programmes. If you are a Football Coach with experience and/or passion for the game and developing footballers to enter our clubs talent pathway then this is an opportunity for you!

Colchester United Community Foundation is a registered charity that provides high quality Sports and Education programmes to 9,000 children, young people and adults each week from across our communities.

This role provides an exciting opportunity for a highly motivated, ambitious football coach to join our progressive Community Coaching Team supporting the club’s talent pathway.

Roles and responsibilities include planning sessions in accordance with the FA 4 corner and player development model and Club Development Centre/Academy syllabus. Roles include Lead age group coaches or Support Coaches constantly reviewing personal and player progression and development.

Ability to work with players

  • Inspires & Motivates
  • Role Model to female Players
  • Understanding of the Female Football Pathway

    Quality of Delivery

  • Safe
  • Challenging
  • Inclusive
  • Fun
  • Session Structure

    Type of Person

  • Passionate about the Women’s Game
  • Reliable
  • Responsible
  • Punctual
  • Proud
  • Positive Role Model

Sessions in which we are looking to recruit coaching staff for include:

Monday (4.30-6.00pm) @ Warriors Rest Dome, Tiptree (Male Development Centre Pre Foundation Phase U6-U8)

Tuesday (4.30-6.00pm) @ Shrub End, Colchester (Male Development Centre Foundation Phase U9-U11)

Wednesday (5.00-6.30pm) @ Shrub End, Colchester (Male Development Centre Youth Phase U12-U16)

Thursday (5.30-7.00pm) @ Heybridge Swifts Scraley Road Stadium, Heybridge (Male Development Centre Foundation Phase U9-U11)

Friday (6.00-7.30pm) @ Heybridge Swifts Scraley Road Stadium, Heybridge (Male Development Centre Youth Phase U12-U16) 

Job Purpose: To deliver high quality football coaching and development within our Male Development Centre Programmes (U6-U16), enabling individuals to develop their abilities, reach their potential and progress on the club’s talent pathway,

Are You Eligible: To be eligible for shortlisting a candidates a desirable qualification would be; FA Level 2 Coaching Qualification, up to date FA Safeguarding and Emergency Aid Certificates. All eligible candidates must have an enhanced DBS or be willing to complete prior to taking post.

Pay Rate: £10-£15 per hour dependant on experience

Closing date: Friday 30th June 2023 (Please note this may close earlier if a suitable candidate is found