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Coaching Opportunities

LONDON FA HAVE PARTNERED WITH 'THE COACHES LINK', A DEDICATED GRASSROOTS JOB PLATFORM WHICH AIMS TO IMPROVE THE LINKS BETWEEN COACHES AND CLUBS. 

The Coaches Link
The platform allows users to search for exactly the right coach to fill a position or find the perfect next job opportunity to develop. 

Visit www.thecoacheslink.com/sign-up/ and register to the site. It is FREE, quick and will mean you can start positing or searching for jobs on the site!

Clubs - Posting jobs is quick, easy and FREE. Simply fill out the required fields and hit POST. Your job will then be seen by all our member coaches and applications can be made. You can also use our tools to search for quality coaches.

Coaches - Sign up, create your coaching profile and start searching for and applying for your next opportunity! Simple.

To find out more information and to sign up, check out The Coaches Link website here.

ADVERTISE YOUR COACHING OPPORTUNITIES

Looking for a new coach? Want to start coaching yourself?

This is a free advertising noticeboard for London FA affiliated clubs looking to recruit new coaches, unless requested otherwise by the clubs. Interested applications must contact the club using the contact details provided in the advertisement.

All listings will remain on the website for a three-week period, before being removed.

Submit a vacancy 

Please include as much information as possible about the role and whether it is paid or not.

SUBMIT

Futsal Coach Wanted - Kings College London

We are paying £20 an hour and our venue is in central London.

We are going to have around six hours a week of training sessions.

For information, email zaidmaraqa10@gmail.com

- added 1 July 2022

IMPACT FOOTBALL ACADEMY HEAD COACH VACANCY

Impact Football Academy is a grassroots youth club based in East London (Hackney), we aim to provide outstanding football development skills for children from all backgrounds and abilities between the ages of 5 and 15. Our training sessions resemble a similar structure to a professional football academy. Our beliefs entail that it is imperative to nurture young talent. This is so our players can develop the necessary attributes to build a solid foundation, giving them the best opportunity at making a career. These sessions are broken down into four different areas (technique, fitness, football intelligence and game management), which the children will most likely be tested at should they pursue elite football.

Location: Hackney (East London)
Position: Head Coach
Hours: Part-Time
Salary: Paid depending on experience
Days required: Tuesday (training) , Friday (training), Saturday (game), (more paid hours available if coach wants to participate in multi-sports camps and soccer school).

Essential & Desirable skills and qualifications criteria:

• Implementing a training and games programme in line with club Philosophy
• Appetite for self-development
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
• Have a flexible attitude to work
• Ability to work on own initiative and as part of a team
• Have a polite and courteous manner
• Be organised, have good time management skills
• Have the enthusiasm to set high standards and achieve club objectives
• Ability to liaise with footballers, coaches, management and others in a professional manner
• Previous coaching experience

Essential Qualifications:

• FA enhanced DBS check (Club can assist with this)
• Minimum FA introduction to coaching football (FA level1)
• FA level 2/UEFA C
• FA Emergency Aid
• Safeguarding Children certificate

For more information, please contact:
email: ppaolo1081@gmail.com
phone: 07447013748

- added 30 June 2022

Football Coach SW London

Sporting Football Club, a FA Charter Standard club based in Tooting, South West London, are looking for enthusiastic and passionate coaches for the younger age groups. We have teams which play in the Tandridge and Saturday Youth Leagues. New coaches will be provided opportunities to develop and increase their knowledge such as funding FA coaching courses, etc. If you are interested please contact coach Amin on: 07552 943050 or aminmiah@zoho.com.

Email: aminmiah@zoho.com
Phone: 07552 943050

- added 30 June 2022

South London kings Academy & Football club Coach Vacancy 

SLK FC is a grassroots youth football club based in South London. We are looking for motivated and driven coaches that are dedicated to nurturing the next generation of talent.

We believe football is for everyone, so our main aim is to provide the best footballing education for all players, regardless of their initial ability while ethically promoting respect, honesty, discipline & ambition through the love of the beautiful game. 

Location: South London (SE1)
Position: Lead Coach
Hours: Part-Time 
Salary: Paid depending on qualifications 
Days required: Saturday (Training) Sunday (Matches)
(Additional workings days/hours are available)

Essential & Desirable skills and qualifications criteria: 

Implementing a training and games programme in line with club Philosophy 
Appetite for self-development 
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills 
Have a flexible attitude to work 
Ability to work on own initiative and as part of a team
Have a polite and courteous manner 
Be organised, have good time management skills 
Have the enthusiasm to set high standards and achieve club objectives 
Ability to liaise with footballers, coaches, management and others in a professional manner 
Previous coaching experience

Essential Qualifications:

FA enhanced DBS check (Club can assist with this)
Minimum FA introduction to coaching football
FA level 2/UEFA C
FA Emergency Aid 
Safeguarding Children certificate 

Benefits 

Funding towards Coerver Coaching courses 
Funding towards FA coach education/courses
Performance bonus 

For more information, please contact:
Email:Info@southlondonkings.com
Phone: 07399748487

- added 30 June 2022

London Legends FC

Job Title: Head Coach 

Reporting to: Chairman 

Location: South-East London 

Full time/Part Time: Part Time, 3 hours per week  

Contract: Paid depending on experience, between £20-£25 per hour 

London Legends FC was established in 2016 to develop and push youth players to their full potential. We work with players of all abilities and are a community-based club. We are looking for a passionate and experienced coach who has worked as a Head Coach previously and has extensive background with how to develop and manage coaches. 

Please contact us or send your CV.

info@londonlegendsfc.co.uk or 07456973003 (text only to arrange a call).

 

Job Title: Youth Football Coach 

Reporting to: Head Coach 

Location: South-East London 

Full time / Part Time: Part Time 

Contract: Paid depending on experience, 5 hours per week: £10-£15 per hour.  

Roles available: U12 - U16 

Schedule: 2 x training sessions per week, Sunday Games (more paid hours available if coach wants to participate in multi-sports camps and soccer school) 

London Legends FC was established in 2016 to develop and push youth players to their full potential. We work with players of all abilities and are a community-based club. We are looking for experienced coaches to manage one of our outstanding youth teams in a competitive league. 

Please contact us or send your CV.

info@londonlegendsfc.co.uk or 07456973003 (text only to arrange a call).

 

Job Title: Multi-Sports Camp Coach 

Reporting to: Multi-sports Camp Manager 

Location: South-East London 

Contract: Every school half-term  

Roles available: Multi-sports camp and soccer school  

Schedule: Camps every school half-term and soccer school every Saturday (with some mid-week camps available) 

London Legends FC was established in 2016 and provide outstanding activity day camp childcare for children aged 5-14 during the school holidays, where the children's welfare and fun are at the heart of all we do! Children will enjoy a fantastic range of sports, games and art activities every week led by engaging staff at amazing locations.

Please contact us or send your CV.

info@londonlegendsfc.co.uk or 07456973003 (text only to arrange a call).

- added 21 June 2022

Palace for Life Foundation 

Palace for Life Foundation is the official charity of Crystal Palace FC. We have been working with the south London community for over 25 years, using the power of football to change the lives of young people..

We are looking for highly motivated football coaches to deliver sessions within our player development centres for boys and girls. You will be a qualified coach with experience working in a talent development and school environment. You will be a reliable, organised and caring coach with a desire to learn and progress.

For further information and to apply, please visit our website.

Football Coach: Player Development Centre Football Coach - Palace For Life Foundation (teamtailor.com)

Goalkeeper Coach: Player Development Centre Goalkeeper Coach - Palace For Life Foundation (teamtailor.com)

Girls Football Coach: Girls Player Development Centre Football Coach - Palace For Life Foundation (teamtailor.com) 

- added 22 June 2022

The Sporting Project 

The Sporting Project is a recently established grassroots youth football club based in the London borough of Newham. The club is growing at a very fast pace and we require new coaches as we expand. 

Our teams will be playing in the Hackney Marsh Saturday league (Saturday 10-12pm) and Selkent League on Sundays. We train Mondays 6.30 to 8pm and Wednesdays 5.30pm-7pm in Forest Gate.

We are looking for coaches/managers to assist and lead group sessions while also attending and managing their respective team(s). 

Coach Requirements 
• FA enhanced DBS check (Essential but the club will assist if applicant does not hold a current FA DBS Check)
• FA Safeguarding (Desirable)
• FA First Aid(Desirable)
This is a unpaid voluntary role.

Please contact Francis at thesportingproject@outlook.com 

- added 13 June 2022

STOKEY UNITED

Coach (£10/h - Level 1)

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Head Coach (£15/h - Level 2)

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- added 10 June 2022

Met Police U17/18 

We are looking for a volunteer assistant coach for U17/18 Met Police Youth FC team playing in Sundays and training once a week which will need to be covered regularly.

FA Level 1 required as the use of a car.

Equipment provided.

Please get in touch with manager Silvano Rispoli for an immediate start at u16redsmpyfc@gmail.com

- added 10 June 2022

Walworth Wanderers Girls Football Club 

Based in South London (SE17)
Training is on Wednesdays 
Matches on Sundays 

We are looking for coaches with at least a level 1 or higher to join a fairly new club we are looking for volunteer coaches only. Grassroots level working with children previously is a plus! 

Must have all credentials up to date i.e. 1st aid certificate, child protection certificate and recent DBS.

This role will be involving training on Wednesdays and matches on Sundays and must be flexible on these days.

Previous work with girls' football would be a bonus.

Charlie Hyam
Walworth Wanderers Girls Football Club 
Director of Girls Football 
Email: charliehyam@hotmail.co.uk
Tel: 07437048300

- added 9 June 2022

THE EIGHT FOOTBALL CLUB - COACHING STAFF OPPORTUNITIES
 
Job Title: ACADEMY COACH
Department: THE EIGHT FC
Reporting To: TEAM MANAGER
Location: WEST LONDON
Full time / Part Time: Part Time
Contract:  Paid depending on experience
Roles available: U8 - U16
 
We are looking for enthusiastic and progressive coaches who may already have an extensive background within Cat.1-3 Academy. 
 
*You must have an minimum FA Level 2 or Higher.
*Current valid FA Safeguarding and First Aid certificates.
*A great communicator with kids, parents and Club Officials.
*Ability to deliver fun and challenging sessions looking to build on performances in matches.
*Enhanced DBS check will be made on behalf of the Club.
 
The positions are for Team Manager roles within the Foundation & Youth Development Development football pathway phase. 
 
Coaches will be provided with kit, equipment, and support in gaining additional qualifications.  
We have an excellent schedule with games lined up against professional academies. Five of our squads have also been put into the junior premier league for last few years a great development tool for our players.
 
 2 x Training Session Per Week Tuesday & Thursday 
 
Saturday - Sunday Games 
 
Please contact us or send your CV:
 
07392758244

- added 06 June 2022

WANDSWORTH BOROUGH FC - COACHES WANTED

Wandsworth Borough FC is a grassroots Football Club based in the South West London Area and is represented by 6 Senior Men's Teams, a Women’s team and a Vets Team.

The Vets team is in Division 1 of West London Veterans Football League, playing at a competitive level. We are seeking a coach to run pre-season training over 2-3 sessions on Tuesday evenings, starting 16th Aug. Main objective will be to improve our attacking cohesion and building a solid platform that we can take into the 2032-23 campaign. We train at Joseph Hood Recreation Ground.

There may be an opportunity to continue the role as a coach/manager should their be mutual interest.

Essential
- Previous coaching experience of adult teams.
- FA Level certified Coaching Qualification (ideally Level 2).
- Own equipment (we can provide balls)
- Grest interpersonal skills.

For further information, please contact Chris on 07776196006 or christopherianhogan1979@gmail.com.

FA Qualified Football Coach Wanted - East London (paid position)

Los Campos FC is a grassroots youth football club based in the London borough of Hackney, London Fields. The club has been constantly growing since then over the last few years with over 150 players involved with the club. As we keep growing, we are looking to expand our coaching staff with the right people.

Our aim is to provide a high standard coaching for everyone, regardless of financial resources or ability. As well as developing football players, we also develop our coaches and help all our staff members to reach their goals in coaching.

Our teams play in the Hackney Marsh Saturday league (Saturday 10-12pm) and Camden and Islington Midweek Youth League. We train Wednesday 5pm-7pm.

We are looking for a coach to carry out the following roles;

• To lead a selected age group’s training sessions and manage its match fixtures
• To plan, deliver and review training sessions that are adapted to the players’ needs and in line with the club’s philosophy.
• To monitor and report player’ progress throughout the season to parents.
• To comply at any time with the club’s ethos and philosophy
• To liaise and communicate appropriately with parents
• To be able to communicate fluently in English (both written and verbal)

Type of coach we need;


• A passionate individual who is very eager and ambitious to develop as a coach.
• A coach who wants to share in our philosophy and playing style.
• A person who is reliable and committed.
• A coach who understands the difference between a winning at all costs and a winning mentality.

What do we offer?

• A constant and total support from Senior coaches to help you in your development.
• Access to the clubs Veo camera which records and analyse training sessions and matches.
• Funding for courses where appropriate and possible.
• The opportunity to take part in the clubs holiday camps ran during school hols.
• Full coaching kit and equipment (footballs, bibs, cones, first aid kit).
• £20 an hour.

Essential skills/qualifications:

• Minimum FA Level 1 coaching qualification.
• FA enhanced DBS check
• FA Safeguarding
• FA First Aid

Please contact Muhammed at loscamposfc@gmail.com

- added 26 May 2022

ROSEWELL UNITED 

Rosewell United are a brand new grassroots team located in Hammersmith & Fulham and looking to recruit a Club Coach for the 2022/23 season coming up. 

Since it will be our first season as a new team the goal is to bring people together, develop as a team, have fun, enjoy the beautiful game and get as far as we can in the league and other London FA Cup competitions we’re entering in.  

The role is an opportunity for you to lead a team and develop at a new club with a drive and ambition to succeed. The role can be volunteer or paid. Either or is absolutely fine.

Key Responsibilities and Desired Requirements:

-Being able to communicate effectively with players
-Willingness to continue to develop as a coach
-Passionate about the game and developing others
-Able to commit 2 hours per week to the club
-Good sense of humour

Coaching:
1 evening during the week (TBD)
Sunday mornings

If you’re interested then please send an email to: rosewellunited@gmail.com

- added 25 May 2022

BALHAM FC COACH VACANCY

Balham FC are looking for an enthusiastic and committed Coach for our well established U12s squad for the 2022/23 season and beyond. Two Coaches working together could also work.

The boys are looking to build on some solid performances and results against some of the top teams in the Tandridge League this season, as we move to U12s and competitive league fixtures.

As a Club we are all about long term player development with many of our First Team players having played in our Youth Teams.  We strive to bring a bit of Barcelona to Balham!
Person Specification:

FA Level 2 Qualified Coach or FA Level 1 Qualified Coach looking to get their Level 2 qualification.
Current valid FA Safeguarding and First Aid certificates.
Able and happy to commit to two training session a week in the Balham/Tooting/Streatham areas of SW London.
Able to commit to matches on Sundays - home matches are played at the Richardson Evans Memorial Playing Fields, Roehampton
A great communicator with kids, parents and Club Officials.
Ability to deliver fun and challenging sessions looking to build on performances in matches.
Enhanced DBS check will be made on behalf of the Club.

The role is voluntary but Coaches will be provided with kit, equipment, and support in gaining additional qualifications.  The Coach(es) will be supported by a Team Rep to help with match and League admin.

For further information please contact our Youth Development Phase Coordinator, Derrick Williams at dwilliams@balhamfc.com

- added 25 May 2022

ALBION FC - COACH/MANAGER WANTED

We are on the lookout for an enthusiastic coach/manager to aid our development and improve performance on and off the pitch.

We are looking for:

Essential
• Passion for grassroots/Sunday league football
• Ability to relate to footballers who may have had ‘a few’ drinks the night before
• Excellent interpersonal skills
• Knowledge of the game and local football make up
• FA Level 1 in Football Coaching (ideally working towards Level 2)
• Able to commit 3 hours per week to the club

Desirable
• FA Level 2 in Football Coaching
• Experience in a football coaching/management role
• First aid qualified
• Played to a decent standard
• Good sense of humour or as they call it in the trade ‘banter’

If you want to hear more or get some further information please contact neiljolliffe@hotmail.co.uk.

to find out more about Albion FC, click here

- added 17 May

Walthamstow Wolves FC - coaches wanted

Walthamstow Wolves FC are looking for aspiring coaches to volunteer with our youth teams (ages 6 up to 15). An FA Level 1 or 2 coaching qualification is desirable but the club is happy to support young coaches beginning their coaching journey (We have a UEFA B qualified academy coach to support their progress).

We are a Charter Standard club with weekly training sessions from 5-6pm every Friday in Walthamstow. Our teams also compete in a league on Saturdays in Hackney.

Coaches should have an up-to-date FA Safeguarding Children Workshop Certification, FA Emergency First Aid Certificate and an FA Issued DBS Check (or willing to complete upon joining the club).

For further information email walthamstowwolves@hotmail.co.uk or contact Louie Silvani on 07908172686.

- added 16 May

BRIMSDOWN FC - U18 TRIALS 8TH MAY 2022

Time: 11:30-1pm
Location: Mabley Green Lee Conservancy Road, E9 5HW
Age Group: Under 18

The benefits of attending this trial include:
- Southern Counties Floodlit Youth League
- Elite training 3 days a week
- International Tour
- Play in stadiums
- Showcase Fixtures
- First Team Opportunities

If you're in year 12 or 13 and interested, contact Aaron on 07399152441.

- added 03 May

BRIMSDOWN FC ACADEMY TRIALS - 8TH MAY 2022

Time: 10am-1pm
Location: Mabley Green, Lee Conservancy Road, E9 5HW
Age Group: U7-U18

If you're interested to attend, message your details to AHMET on 07412959987.

For further details, visit the club's website here

- added 03 May

Westminster Wanderers FC – Club Coach and Second Team Manager
 
Westminster Wanderers FC have four teams playing in the Southern Sunday Football League (SSFL) and are seeking to recruit a Club Coach for all teams and a Second Team Manager for the 2022-23 season. 
 
The Club Coach role would suit a volunteer who wants to gain coaching experience at a well organised club and is able to take a weekly training session and attend weekend fixtures. We would pay reasonable expenses including towards qualification for coaching badges.
 
The Second Team Manager role would involve coaching and organising a new Reserve Team being developed from a talented pool of players with new arrivals expected this summer. It’s an opportunity to lead a team and develop management credentials at a club with a supportive culture and ambition to succeed. This is a volunteer role and player/coaches are welcome.   
 
Westminster Wanderers have played in the SSFL for twenty years and participate in London FA Cup competitions. Our home ground is in Tooting and training usually takes place at Battersea Astroturf.  The League plays mainly in Lambeth, Wandsworth and Merton. We are a Charter Standard/England Accredited Club.
 
If you are interested please contact Club Chairman, Alex Aiken via westminsterwanderers@gmail.com.

- added 3 May

Fuzion Sports FC - Coaching Assistant and Manager wanted 
 
Fuzion Sport FC are actively looking for a coaching assistant and manager for a newly formed U15 boys Team, based in Clapham  South West London. 
 
This role would suit someone passionate about grassroots football, looking to start their coaching or managerial path who would be available for midweek training and weekend fixtures. 
 
We are planning on entering into a league for the upcoming 22/23 season. Coaches and manager will need to have relevant safeguarding qualification. Relevant first aid qualification. Level 1 or BT playmaker coaching. We would also undertake an FA enhanced DBS check on the successful applicant. 
 
Contact details 
07717495420

- added 26 April

Total FC - Coaches wanted

Total FC is an England Football Accredited Club based near Blackheath/Kidbrooke area in South East London.

We are looking for:
Under 11s team assistant coach.
Under 10s team manager/coach and an assistant coach.

Experience:
Under 11s team assistant coach – no experience necessary, training will be provided.

Under 10s team assistant – no experience necessary, training will be provided.

Under 10s team manager/coach – the ideal post holder should have up to date FA Safeguarding Children Workshop Certification, FA Emergency First Aid Certificate, and an FA Issued DBS Check.

Benefits:
Coaching equipment
Teamwear
Training

Coaching:
Thursday evenings
Saturday mornings
Sunday mornings

All roles are voluntary.

If you are interested in any of the above roles, please contact Ash on 07460 840 245 or send us an email to totalfootballtraining@outlook.com.

- added 20 April

Brimsdown FC - managers and goalkeeper coach wanted

Job Title: Academy Coach
Department: Brimsdown FC Academy
Reporting To: Head of Academy
Location: East London
Full time / Part Time: Part Time
Contract: Volunteer Role / Paid depending on experience
Roles available: U8 Coach, U14 Coach, U16 Coach & Goalkeeper coach

To view the full advert, click here

- added 14 April

Hayes & yeading United FC - Open trials for those aged 16+

In partnership with CR1 UK Football Education and A1 Group, Hayes & Yeading United FC are offering open trials for those aged 16+ to enrol on a full-time football & education programme - BTEC extended diploma in sports coaching & development level 3.

When does it take place?

This opportunity begins in September 2022, and the trial is on Wednesday 20th April from 6:30pm-8:45pm.

Where is the location?

Hayes & Yeading United FC, The SKYex Community Stadium, Beaconsfield Road, Hayes, Middlesex, UB4 OSL. 

To register & book your place for the trial, please email Youth@HYUFC.co.uk.

- added 13 April

AC Finchley - volunteer coaches wanted

AC Finchley Youth are actively seeking Volunteer Coaches for all ages from U7 through to U15 for both Boy’s and Girl’s Teams as well as a coach for our Sunday Adult Team. This would suit anyone passionate about grassroots football and looking to start or continue their coaching path.
 
All volunteer coaches undergo an interview and if successful the club will put them through a CRB check and then help them gain the necessary qualifications to become a youth coach.  All we ask in return is that you commit to coaching at AC Finchley for a certain length of time.
 
AC Finchley is an FA 3* Accredited Community Club and Nike Partner Club and currently play in the Watford Friendly League.  We use a 3G floodlit pitch for winter training and have access to excellent match day pitches and great FA qualified coaches.
 
For anyone interested or more information please contact secretaryacfinchley@hotmail.com.

- added 12 April