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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.

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



Pure Football Academy is looking for coaches that can be part of the project to deliver coaching to their youths on a regular basis.

The club was established in 2009 to develop and push youth players to their full potential. We work with players of all abilities and are a community-based club. Since then, we have been able to progress players through our pathways onto semi-professional and professional clubs.

Whether you are beginning or have experience, this is your chance to participate in the role.

We are looking for several football coaches that can coach our age groups with the correct experience and ability. Football coaches will be required to manage our open football sessions, which will take place on Saturday mornings starting as soon as possible. Age Range will be between 3-18 years old. We are also looking for enthusiastic coaches to assist with coaching existing youth squads (Under 8s, Under 10s, Under 11s, Under 12s, Under 15s and Under 18s) that play in the Saturday Youth League. This will involve training on Wednesdays and matches on Saturdays.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Bringing excitement and energy to every session
  • Maintaining a professional demeanour in encounters with children, parents, other coaches, and schools
  • Attending all sessions on time
  • Children's safety is a priority.
  • Assisting with the proper setup and packaging of equipment, as well as ensuring that all equipment is safely stored
  • Educating children on applicable skills, progressions, and methodologies
  • When required, communicate with parents about their children's growth.
  • Make certain that all health and safety regulations are followed. Being aware of and adhering to all school policies and procedures.
  • Understand and follow policies and procedures for child protection, health, safety, security, confidentiality, and data protection.
  • Recognise and support diversity, and guarantee that all children have equal access to chances to learn and grow.

Email to declare your interest.

- added 17th November 2022

Coaching vacancies at 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 engaging football sessions across our Player Development Centres, Schools and Community programmes, including Girls and Disability groups. You will join a team of dedicated coaches, developing the next generation of footballers and improving the lives of young South Londoners.

We offer flexible hours, a competitive salary and training and development opportunities. You will be joining a friendly and dedicated team, working for the official charity of a Premier League football club and making a difference to the lives of young South Londoners.

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

- added 15th November 2022


Champions Football Academy have a part-time (22-25 hours p/week) opportunity available in Battersea (SW11)

They are looking for a Level 1 or 2-qualified coach coach to help our at the following:

  • After school club 11-2.30pm on Wednesdays
  • Champs FC : Mondays 4.30-7pm, Wednesdays 4.30-7pm, Fridays 4.30-6.30pm and Sundays morning (League games)

The candidates will have an interview with the director and manager of the Academy as part of the recruitment process.

Contact to apply.

- added 14th November 2022


London Tigers are looking for coaches for their U8, U11, U14 and U15 squads to work with the teams on Wednesdays 5:30pm-7pm and Saturday 9:30am-11am

Training takes place at London Tigers Sports Complex, Spikes Bridge, West Ave, Southall, London, UB1 2AR.

Coaches must have the Playmaker qualification, FA DBS, and in-date IFAIF and Safeguarding training.

Dependent on experience, we have voluntary and paid positions available:
Level 1 (£10 p/h)
Level 2 (£20 p/h)

To find out more, please contact Cory Hendricks-Jackman on 07732403746 or

Hackney Borough Youth FC - goalkeeper coach wanted

Hackney Borough Youth FC are a community-based children's football club based in the London Borough of Hackney with over 150 young people registered to the club.

The organisation is hiring a Goalkeeper Coach to work with our foundation age groups and to work alongside our Goalkeeping Head Coach and the clubs philosophy.

Key responsibilities:

  • Planning and delivering two weekly goalkeeping sessions
  • Time keeping and punctuality 
  • Regular reports to Head Coach and club's management on player progress and concerns
  • Good communication skills


  • FA Level 1 Goalkeeping (or willing to work towards the qualification)
  • DBS verified or willing to be DBS Verified

Good rates of pay and help in progressing the candidates qualifications.



TOMIS FC, based in East Ham, are looking for an enthusiastic and passionate football coach to run our training sessions.

Sessions are for one of our groups of children, aged between 6-14 years old. 

Minimum level 1 is required for this role.

We are looking for goalkeeper coach as well.

For more information, please contact

Coaching Opportunities at Sporting Duet Academy

Sporting Duet Academy (SDA) is a fast-growing club with over 1,000 registered players which delivers after school football sessions throughout the week, including Saturday League and Sunday Elite League football, as well as the Goalkeeper’s Academy, football birthday parties, Football Camps in London and tournaments abroad during the season.

SDA are partnered with French LIGUE1 Club RC Lens offering an elite pathway for players and coaches. We are a multi-cultural and diverse team, and have openings at our clubs and academy.

We are seeking experienced coaches and referees, and also have places for new coaches and referees in our development mentorship program, including bursaries to cover the cost of Introduction to Coaching and Refereeing courses for the right candidate.

Part-time hours ranging from: 4 - 20 per week

Job Type: Part-time

Current Coaching Opportunities

 Wednesday Hyde Park (South Kensington) or South Park (Parsons Green) After School Development Football
Ages Yr 1-Yr 6 (U6 – U11)

Putney, Wandsworth
Ages Yr1 – Yr9 (U6 – U14)

The right candidates can progress into coaching one of our League Teams. 

Job Type: Part-time

Part-time hours: 4-20 per week

Salary: £13.00-£15.00 per hour

Please contact for more information.


Young Stars are on the looking for an enthusiastic coach to run our weekend training sessions and league matches.

We are looking for:

• Passion for grassroots/Sunday league and women’s football
• Excellent interpersonal skills
• Knowledge of the game (We will help with coach development) 
• FA Level 1 in Football Coaching (ideally working towards Level 2)
• Able to commit to Tuesday evening training and managing the team (with support) on Sundays.

• FA Level 2 in Football Coaching
• Experience in a football coaching/management role
• First aid qualified & current DBS
• Good sense of humour 

There is a paid position and two voluntary positions open.

If interested, please email or text/WhatAapp 07376501684 to register your interest.

- added 17th October 2022

Camden Town Women Football Club

Camden Town Women FC is a football club based in Central London. We have two teams competing in the Greater London Women’s Football League at steps 7 and 9 of the Women’s Football Pyramid, as well as one team competing in the Clapham Women’s Saturday League.

Due to increased demand, we have recently formed a fourth team due to compete in small-sided leagues with a view to turning 11-a-side ahead of the 2023/24 season.

We are looking for Head Coaches and Assistant Coaches to support our existing set up, therefore requiring a wide range of experience and qualifications. For new coaches we will support you with your training, development and qualifications.

We train on Mondays, Tuesday and Thursdays, with these days currently split between our four teams, each training once per week. Depending on the team, games are played either on Saturdays or Sundays.

We’re willing to pay up to £15 per hour, as well as expenses and travel costs.

For more information please contact

- added 12 October 2022