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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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Female Football Coach for Weetabix Wildcats Programme

We are looking for enthusiastic, responsible and qualified female football coaches to join our team. We have a training session every Saturday you will have the opportunity to coach our young females at our skills development classes every weekend in Tower Hamlets.

• Experience of working with children, young people
• Minimum FA Level 2 Award
• FA Safeguarding Children Certificate
• FA Emergency First Aid
• An enhanced DBS Check
• Ability to travel independently

Age Group:

£11.05 to £20 per hour, depending on qualifications and experience

Is there equipment provided?

Training Location address:
The Glasshouse Community Centre, 161 Old Ford Road, E2 9QB

Training times / Day of the week:

Bablu Miah

- added 24 January 2022


Football Coach , minimum Level 2 wanted!

Are you passionate about Football and coaching? Do you have excellent communication and organisational skills? Do you want to positively impact the lives of children? If so, you could be the perfect candidate to join our coaching grassroots team from U6 to U13 and Academy team playing the JPL . We are currently recruiting enthusiastic and ambitious coaches to work across our programmes during the weekday evenings, Saturday's mornings and school holidays and Sunday league matches . We work across North Greenwich.

• Experience of working with children, young people 
• Minimum FA Level 2 Award
• FA Safeguarding Children Certificate
• FA Emergency First Aid
• An enhanced DBS checks
• Ability to travel independently

Jobs Description
• Set up pitch and practice drills
• Run training sessions
• Attend/coach matches
• From £15 per session
• Mondays to Friday, after school club , Club`s sessions, Saturday morning sessions and Sunday matches .

Why should you apply?

• Gain experience
• Grow within the club, with the opportunity to increase salary and hours
• Opportunity for training and professional development (FA Uefa B Level and more courses available)
• Full coach uniform included

What we are looking for:

• Punctual, reliable, respectful individual
• Long-term commitment
• Passionate about football and eager to learn
• Experience interacting with children
• Needs a bike or a car to reach training ground with equipment
• DBS check

A bit more about us:
Greenwich Peninsula FC is an Academy and grassroots football club for boys and girls, age 3 to 14 years old.

Located in Greenwich Peninsula , North Greenwich, Southern Park SE10 0BA

How to apply: Send your CV to:
Juan Pablo Reynoso , UEFA Pro and Head Coach Greenwich Peninsula FC,
Andres Mendez Vicente , UEFA A and Head Coach Greenwich Peninsula FC,
Enquiries: WhatsApp Alejandro Parcolazo , Chairman 07706210502

- added 21 January 2022

European Football Academy

Age Group:

Voluntary or paid:
£12.50 to £22.50 per hour, depending on qualifications and experience

Is there equipment provided?

Training Location address:
Our current locations include Archbishop's Park (Waterloo), Castlehaven CA (Camden), Paddington Rec Ground (Maida Vale), Wandsworth Common, and Whitefield School (Brent Cross).

Training times / Day of the week: North London, South London

Is the role for match days or training?:
Both preferable

What qualifications does the post holder require to meet your needs? (I.e. FA DBS, L1 or playmaker, In date IFAIF and Safeguarding Training)

Level 1 preferred, but we can help with coaching Levels
We will require a new DBS.

- added 20 January 2022


Based in Harrow- Greater London

We are looking for enthusiastic, responsible and qualified football coaches to join our team. There are training sessions every Saturday you will have the opportunity to coach at our skills development classes and after school clubs.

Key Responsibilities:

• Lead or assist in planning and delivering training sessions

• Ensure child safety and attend to first aid when required

• Manage team selections if you are managing one of the youth teams

• Complete match reports and player reports when required

Essential Requirements:

• Enthusiastic, confident and reliable

• Minimum FA Level 1 Coaching in Football

• Introduction to First Aid in Football & Child Safeguarding courses completed (must be completed before starting work with KUSA)

• Able to work evenings & weekends

• Good interpersonal & communication skills

• Experienced in working with children aged 5-11 years in a sports based environment

Desirable Requirements:

• A valid enhanced DBS / CRC check (can be completed through KUSA)

• FA Level 1 or above in Coaching Football

• Confident and able in demonstrating football skills when coaching

• Car owner and valid full UK driving license

Recruitment Procedure:

• Shortlisting of candidates

• Initial interview

• Attend and deliver a trial session

• Final offer/rejection

Contract length: 12 months

Part-time hours: 2-4 per week

Job Types: Part-time, Contract

Salary: £10.00-£20.00 per hour


• Thursday

• Weekends


• Football coaching: 2 years (preferred)


• FA Level 1 Coaching in Football (required)

Work remotely:

• No

KICK-UPS SPORTS ACADEMY provided the following inclusive hiring information:

We are an equal opportunity employer and consider all qualified applicants equally without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status or disability status.

Job Types: Part-time, Temporary, Volunteer

Contact us via:



- added 14 January 2022


Looking for a coach to join out management team at Chingford.
Someone who's happy to get stuck in with training sessions and helping out in all areas.

- Must have level 1 minimum.
- Must be able to commit to Wednesday and Saturdays.
- If you're interested, contact the manager, Dec, on 07938455227.

- added 13 January 2022

Open Age Mens Football Part-Time Coaching Role – Clapham Junction



Working Hours

9pm - 10pm


South West London based, FA Charter Standard Accredited, London Falcons FC are looking for a reliable, positive and enthusiastic coach to plan and deliver weekly training sessions at the new, state of the art, Falcon Park in Battersea on Wednesday nights.

We are one of the UK's leading LGBT friendly, inclusive football teams and participate in the third tier of the Wimbledon and District League along with national competitions around the country with an international annual tour taking place in the summer. We are a one club team and have been in existence for 15 years with a current membership of around 30 active players.

We are ideally looking for a FA level 2 coach looking to consolidate their learnings or a FA level 1 coach working towards their level 2 badges. We would be an excellent team to work with, particularly in respect of the latter. We are able to offer some remuneration to the right person in consideration of their time and travel expenses and would welcome interest via this website or any of our social media platforms.

Key Responsibilities

-Liaising with the existing management team in terms of establishing a team development plan

-Devising training sessions geared toward achieving the goals and objectives of that plan

-Running and managing those sessions and ensuring those goals and objectives are met (should match day involvement be required for exhibiting in a portfolio compiled for level 2 qualification, we are happy to support the coach in this endeavour)

Desired Requirements

-As a minimum, FA level 1 qualifications should have been achieved and the right coach will have also either already achieved level 2 or be working toward it.

-Previous experience of working with 11 a side football teams, ideally men's open aged teams however we are happy to hear from junior coaches looking to broaden their horizons.

Pay Rate

£15 - £25 per session dependent on experience

If you're interested, get in touch with

- added 11 January 2022

Goalkeeper Coaches Wanted- Brentford

We are seeking talented and enthusiastic Goalkeeper Coaches to assist our centres in Brentford

The candidate will support a head coach with a group of young and enthusiastic goalkeepers, mixing technical and tactical learning with fun and enjoyable weekly sessions.

Further opportunities include the potential to coach on annual goalkeeping camps in Spain and Holland.

Ideal for someone looking for coaching experience.

If interested and keen to find out more, please drop the team a WhatsApp on 07855776776

Rate - £40 per hour

- added 07 January 2022

Age UK in Waltham Forest- Activities Coordinator wanted

Age UK Waltham Forest is introducing ‘Walking Football’ sessions for older people in the borough. ‘Walking Football’ is a non-contact version of football played at walking pace (no running allowed) but with similar rules to Association Football.

Sessions give older participants the opportunity to ‘play football again’, to socialise and to access the proven physical and mental well- being benefits of exercise. Sessions take place indoors.

‘Walking Football activity volunteers’ support Session Leads in running the walking football programme. This will include setting up, admin and individual support of service users.

There will also be the opportunity to undertake FA Playmaker training as part of the role (optional).

Time commitment

1-2 hours a week for a minimum of 6 months.
Sessions are taking place on Monday mornings in Leyton and
Thursday mornings in Walthamstow (timings likely to be 10.30-11.30am) starting end of January.

Download the full role profile here

- added 6 January 2021

West London Athletic looking for a coach for men’s squad

West London athletic are looking for a coach for immediate start. We are looking for the right person who will bring discipline and the passion to the game to mould the players we have.

The perfect coach for us will be someone who is

-Has a minimum Level 2 FA coaching badge
-Available 2 days a week for 2 hours each day (Thursday evening and Sunday morning)
-experience coaching and preparing session plans for training sessions
-Must be able to travel
-Experience is a must

Wages: £15/hour

If interested please send a message or call Steven on 07876166432 or email at

Location: West London, Acton for training and west London (Greenford/Hounslow/Feltham) for matchdays

- added 04 January 2022

Tulse Hill JFC – Coach needed for immediate start  

Tulse Hill Juniors, is a FA Charter Development club and South London’s original and oldest junior football club. Founded in 1964, it has been attracting young talent from across South-East London for almost sixty years, and now has over 200 girls and boy members between the ages of six to 13.

We are looking for an enthusiastic and highly motivated individual to coach our U13 Girls team.

Coaching hours are 10am-12pm every Saturday morning in Dulwich Park, with matches (2 hr commitment) played on a Sunday morning.

Applicants must have excellent communication skills, be reliable and punctual and be able to work individually and as part of a team.

Pay rates range from £12- £18 per hour depending on qualifications.

Initial responsibilities:
• The lesson planning and delivery of football coaching sessions for U13 Girls at Dulwich Park every Saturday 10.00 am to 12.00
• Ensure sessions are fun, educational and enjoyable.
• Coach team on weekly Sunday match days which are held in South London and across Kent.
• Assist the team manager with team communications

Personal details:
• To hold a minimum qualification of FA Level 1 (Introduction to football)
• To have a current DBS (if it has expired we can fund the renewal)

If interested please email with details of your experience before 15th Jan 2022

- added 20 December 2021

Acton Ealing Whistlers- Coaches wanted

Main Duties:
• Ensuring the safe welfare of the team.
• Support and creating a strong working relationship with team manager, parents/carers and stakeholders.
• Assisting with the planning of training sessions.
• Delivering planned training sessions.
• Team match day duties.
• Attending club & team meetings in person or online.
• No experience required.
• Must be reliable & punctual.
• Be a role model and mentor to the children.
• Like working with young children.
• Being part of a community-based team.
• Desire and commitment to individual/team development & growth.
• Must complete FA Playmaker online training.
• Must be willing to complete FA introduction to coaching football. New FA level one coaching badge. (The club will fully support).
• FA level 1 or 2 coaching badges.
• Experience of coaching & managing a grassroots youth team.
Training & Match:
• Saturday - Training.
• Sunday - Competitive match.

Download the full advert here

If this opportunity is of interest to you, please email David Osbourne at

- added 14 December 2021