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Coaching Opportunities


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

This is a free advertising noticeboard for Charter Standard London FA clubs who are looking to recruit new coaches. All notices are kept on the noticeboard for up to two months and we ask that any interested applicants make contact with the club directly by using the contact details in the listing.

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

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Voluntary Coaches required in SE7

We are a friendly, independent Charter Standard club looking for coaches / assistant coaches for our U12 and U13 teams.

We will provide coaches who are looking to increase their experience with a supportive mentor scheme, and opportunities for funded FA and league courses where applicable and available.

All roles within our club are voluntary, however there are small expenses available for Head Coach roles.

Please note that all roles are subject to satisfactory safeguarding checks being completed.

For further information and to organise a trial session with us, please contact 07306 395 415 or email

- added 23 September 2020

Brockwell United - Coach Wanted

Please click here for details

Voluntary U13 Manager Wanted - Park View Rangers

Park View Rangers are looking to recruit a manager for our U13s team playing in the ECHO Youth League on a voluntary basis. 

Markfield Park, Crowland Road N15 6UR. 

twice a week on Wednesday evening from 6pm to 8pm and Saturday morning from 10am until 12pm. 

Games: We play our home games at Markfield Park with our away games in the Romford and Dagenham area. 

Requirements: minimum Level 1 in Coaching Football, an in-date Safeguarding Children, Emergency First Aid and DBS Check. 

If you are interested in the role, please contact Paul Keenan on 07968425770 for more details.

- added 17 September 2020

Kids Works Soccer School

We are currently looking to appoint a new FA Level 1 Coach. Saturdays: 8.45am-11.45am or 8.45am-12.45pm (flexibility as to hours within this). Sessions take place on Saturday mornings in Palewell Common, Sheen, SW14 (term time and some holiday Camp work during Easter and Summer). 

Pay: dependent on qualifications and experience. 

Kids Works is well established and has run recreational football sessions since 1991 for age 3½ - 12. We provide opportunities for all levels of ability and our aim is to encourage children to experience a wide range of learning opportunities, both in terms of skill training and match play. Coaching will be alongside another Coach for the under 5’s, until experience of this age has been gained. 

We provide session content and support coaches throughout, to aid their personal and coaching development and the candidate will be part of a team of other Coaches/Assistants. 

The applicant should be reliable, enthusiastic and passionate, to help deliver our highly successful programme. To apply, email your CV to

- added 17 September 2020

Goals for Girls - Sessional Coaches Wanted

Goals4Girls Development Programme uses the power of football as an educational tool, to inspire young women and girls from low income communities to raise aspirations, set and achieve goals and make their voices heard in an inclusive sporting environment.

CLICK HERE to download the full job description, role requirements and details of how to apply

- added 15 September 2020

Female Coaches/Managers Wanted - Tulse Hill JFC

Tulse Hill JFC is a rapidly expanding club and is looking for FA Level 1 qualified female coaches/managers for their expanding number of girls teams this season at U8s, U10s, U12s x 2.

Coaches are expected to plan and deliver age-appropriate training sessions and be available for their team’s matches on some Sundays. Where possible, we prefer 2 coaches per team, at least one at FA Level 1.

The emphasis and philosophy of THJFC is to introduce girls to football, create a fun experience, help the girls make friends and grow in confidence.

The role pays £10-12.50 an hour for 2 to 5 hours a week plus expenses.

Club training sessions take place on Saturdays at Dulwich Park from 10am to 12 noon.

Coaches are required to make their own way to training and matches and will need to store and be responsible for their Team’s equipment.

There is also the opportunity to deliver paid THJFC Wildcats sessions midweek.

All coaches report to Head of Coaching.

THJFC encourages, supports, and pays for its coaches to progress through their coaching badges.

If you are interested in a coaching/manager role at THJFC please contact Head of Coaching Mark Radvanyi on 07770704884 or

For more information about THJFC please visit our website

- added 11 September 2020


University of East London - Head of Women's Football

For a full description of the role and details of how to apply, please click the link below.

University of East London Head of Women's Football

- added 7 September 2020

Football Coach Wanted - SW London 
Sporting Juniors, a FA Charter Standard club based in South West London, are looking for enthusiastic and passionate coaches. 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

- added 27 August 2020

South East Parakeets - Coach Wanted

We're looking for a dedicated coach to run and manage our new women's 11-a-side development team for South East Parakeets FC.

After a successful first few seasons for the first team, we find our club in an amazing position where we have more players than spaces for one team and so are looking to expand into having a second women's team.

If you're a passionate coach with a positive, supportive, coaching style then we want to hear from you! We are happy to hear from newly qualified coaches, player/coaches, interested in playing for the team as well as coaching or any coach looking for a team to commit for the seasons ahead!

Requirements for the role:
- Minimum Level 1 Coaching Badge (if you're in the process of your level 1 let us know!)
- Positive coaching style.
- Passionate & Committed.
- Available for the majority of Sundays during the football season and good availability for Wednesday evening training sessions.
- Willing to do a small amount of admin... Eg email opposition if needed (we do have a match sec though to support)

At the moment this position is voluntary (as all of our current club official roles are), so we're looking for someone who wants to get involved with our club and our vision.

Please get in touch on if you think this could be the right role for you!

- added 20 August 2020

Mitcham Park FC – Voluntary Managers and Coaches Wanted

Chartered Standard Community Club looking for manager/coach for U7s, coach for U11 girls’ team and manager/coach for U14s

All roles are voluntary.

Training takes place on Thursdays 6-7pm for U11 girls; 5-6pm on a Friday for U7s and Sunday 11am – 1pm for U14s.
Match days are always on Sunday mornings; half games at home and half away.

Coaching requirements:  DBS cleared & Level 1 minimum

If interested, please contact Club Secretary, Helen Gilhooly on 07796 494313 or email

- added 10 August 2020

Danson Sport FC – Female Managers and Coaches

Danson Sports FC, a Charter Standard Community Club, are recruiting female team managers for new and current teams. As a club we expect and pay for our team managers to attend FA Level 1 coaching course which includes Safeguarding and Emergency Aid.

You will have to pass a DBS check.

If you are interested please e-mail with the following information:

Experience (if any)
Contact details

We aim to reply within 48hrs

Alternatively call or text 07838 132465

- added 10 August 2020

Los Campos FC – Assistant Coaches

Los Campos FC is a London FA affiliated club providing football development opportunities for youth players and young people aged 7-17 in the London borough of Hackney . Our aim is to focus on the long term developmental needs of our young footballers.

League and Venue: Hackney Marshes Saturday Youth League on Hackney Marshes,
Training:  every Wednesday. 
Further Info: Our teams also play each year in tournaments throughout the UK, as well as Greece and Holland in recent years. The club also runs Holiday football camps.

We currently require enthusiastic football coaches to manage 2 of our teams, who is passionate about the development of youth footballers and supporting young people's social / personal development.

Requirements:  qualified to FA Level 1 or above.
Candidates must be Available Wednesday at Mabley Green, Hackney From 4.45-7.15 and Saturday mornings at Hackney marshes from 9.30am-12.30 

We are also looking for Volunteers and assistant coaches to be part of the team.

Please contact for more details.

- added 6 August 2020

Peckham Town FC – A Team Assistant Manager

We are looking for an assistant manager for a new "A" team at Peckham Town FC.  The team consists of successful trialists from around fifty players that tried out for us in July.  The team will play in the Bromley & South London league, and will act as a feeder / support team for our First XI (that play in the Kent County Premier).  We also have a new reserve side for the season that has moved as a group from another club, which will support our First XI on an equal footing with this team.

The club's head coach and first team manager is Mary Phillip (UEFA A License).  Mary played for England 65 times; as well as Arsenal, Chelsea and Millwall.  You will of course work most closely with the manager of the "A" Team and the player coach.  

We are looking for someone that is eager to make an impact on the club, help mould together a group of talented players and make them into a cohesive and successful team.  This role will support our manager, who has previously been in charge of Step 6 teams.  He has joined us as he wishes to coach closer to home, and has been impressed by our setup and the friendly welcome we provide to all.

during pre-season twice a week and then revert to once a week. 
Matches: Saturdays 
Venue: Matches played at Pynners Close Playing Fields SE21. Training hosted here until the clocks go back. During the winter, training is held at UAE school East Street SE17.
Role type: Voluntary 
It is important that the club's “DNA” flows through from the First team, Reserves / 'A' Team and the youth setup.  We are a 100% volunteer run community football club.  Our ethos extends beyond football as we aim to be a dynamic catalyst for social regeneration creating a positive impact right across communities, whose main priority area is inclusion and young people. We use football's universal appeal to engage young people, including those with disabilities, in activities that give lasting benefits to their health, education and communities. All our initiatives are designed in partnership with users to allow players to have fun whilst making a real difference to their lives.

We value diversity and welcome applications from all.  You can read more on our commitment to equality here:  If this opportunity is of interest to you, then please email Duncan (Club Development Manager) on  Please note that this position is voluntary, like all positions are at the club.

Closing Date:
14th August 2020

Please include:
1. Contact details
2. Coaching and / or playing experience
3. Coaching qualifications

- added 6 August 2020

U6 and U9 Volunteer Football Coach In Kilburn – Positive Kicks Football 

Positive football coaching in a positive environment learn and play in a fun environment for players of all abilities.
Training: Sessions will start back September 4th 2020

Saturday Morning evening 10am-12pm on the 3G surface at St Augustine’s School, Oxford St, North Maida Vale, London NW6 5AW
The position would be voluntary 

Is equipment provided: We have all of the required kit and equipment

Kit: We will provide Positive Kicks branded kit which consists of a Nike raincoat, t-shirt and training pants

Requirements: Minimum FA Level One, Safeguarding Certificate, DBS (can be done by club) 
If you are interested in this role, please email your CV to  You can also visit the club Twitter - @KicksPositive or Facebook page

- added 5 August 2020

Reserve Team Manager - Tooting Bec FC 

The successful candidate would work alongside the existing Reserve team Manager and the wider management structure.

The Reserve team play an integral part in the club as they closely support the first team, who currently play in the Combined Counties. The reserves currently play in the Surrey South Eastern Division 1, which is Step 8, playing 1st teams and a feeder league into the Surrey Elite League. This means that the Reserves play just two leagues below the first team, enabling a strong bond between the two squads.

The Reserves play and train at Tooting & Mitcham Utd’s ground and therefore have excellent facilities. Pre-Season is gradually ramping up and is in Raynes Park.

We are looking for a coach who wants to make an impact in Men’s Football and join a dynamic coaching set up within an ambitious club. You will be responsible for organising & leading the training sessions for the reserves (2 x week for pre-season, 1 x week in season), maintaining a close relationship with the First team coaching setup to ensure that the club “DNA” flows through to the Reserves and supporting the Reserves Manager on matchday to ensure that the team is properly prepared for the game. 

If this opportunity is of interest to you please respond to, subject: Reserve Team Coach.

Closing Date: 15th August 2020

Please include:
1. Contact details
2. Experience
3. Coaching qualifications
4. Why Tooting Bec FC is of interest to you

- added 30 July 2020
Jake Carney – Level 2 Coach looking for a variety of roles 

Availability: 7 days a week
Location: Clapham, SW4. Willing to travel.
Paid/Voluntary: Paid
Email to contact:

Coaching since 2016, I've previously worked as a full-time Football coach in the United States working with children aged 2-18 and I'm hoping to find a role that can help me obtain the UEFA B Licence in the next couple of seasons.

Open to all roles, whether that be Head Coach, Assistant, Goalkeeping or Futsal. 

Level 2 in Coaching Football
Level 2 in Goalkeeping Coaching
Level 1 in Coaching Futsal
FA Safeguarding & First aid up to date
Enhanced DBS

- added 27 July 2020

Female Coach – Upton Park Ladies 

Upton Park Ladies, who will be playing in GLWFL this season, based in East London, Newham are looking for an enthusiastic and bubbly female assistant manager who is eager to learn. 

Training: Wednesday evening 7pm to 8.00pm on the 3G surface at West Ham Foundation, Beckton.

Match day: Sunday afternoon, typically 1.30pm kick off

Location: home fixtures at West Ham Foundation. Away fixtures are across London.

Paid/voluntary: The position would be voluntary ideally, but we will help fund coaching courses for the right candidate 

Is kit and equipment provided: We have all of the required kit and equipment

Requirements: Minimum FA Level One, Safeguarding Certificate, DBS (can be done by club) 

If you are interested in this role, please email You can also visit the club twitter - @uptonparkladies

- added 23 July 2020

Eltham Eagles FC 1st Team Manager and Coach Wanted

Location – Eltham, SE London

Role Type – Voluntary

We are looking for a First Team Manager to join our club. We are entering our third season and have made some great stride son and off the pitch.

On the pitch we were title contenders when the season stopped and cup semi finalist in our first season.

Off the pitch we are a Charter Standard club and we have signed some new sponsors of which for the first team we are sponsored by Cray Valley Community Scheme.

We also have a reserve team who challenged some of the top clubs and we consider them to be as strong as the first team so there is a big talent pool to work with.

Midweek training and matchdays we will on Saturday afternoons.

FA coaching badges is a bonus.

Contact – Helder -

Deadline – August 2020

Start Date – As soon as possible

- added 23 July 2020

UEFA ‘B’ Licensed Former Academy Coach Searching For New Coaching Opportunities Next Season (2020/2021)

My name is Daniel Vella. I am a new qualified UEFA ‘B’ Licensed coach who is searching for coaching opportunities for next season. In all honesty I am looking for something specific for this next part of my coaching journey as I look to solidify what I have learned before actively working towards my UEFA ‘A’. Over the last three years I have been at Arsenal, working my way up from their community coaching into their girls academy where I spent a year and half coaching their U9’s, U10 and U12’s. Moving forward however I am looking to make a switch back into the boys / men’s game and I am looking to be a head coach of a semi-professional U18s team that compete in a midweek floodlit (allied / combined counties) league. I am also open to coaching on college programmes. Previously I have experience in coaching all age groups from U6-U19 in both the mens and womens game.

Ideally I am looking for:

Boys / Mens – U18 +
11 v 11
Training at least twice a week (two hours per session would be preferable) + a fixture
A paid position

I also obtain numerous other footballing and fitness qualifications and currently I am working towards a level 4 certification in strength and conditioning. Please get in touch and I would be happy to forward you my CV as well as my coaching philosophy. I’m based in West London / Middlesex but would be happy to commute should the right opportunity come along.

Email –

- added 20 July 2020

Tower Hamlets WFC - Coach Wanted

Training dates: Train on Wednesday evening 7pm to 8.30pm on the Astro Turf at Mile End Leisure Centre.

Match day: Sunday afternoon, typically 1.30pm kick off

Location: home fixtures in Meath Gardens at Bethnal Green. Away fixtures are across London.

Paid/voluntary: The position would be voluntary ideally, but we have successfully sort funding to cover coaching courses in the past.

Is kit and equipment provided: We have all of the required kit and equipment.

Point of

Club website:

- added 14 July 2020

1st Team Coach – Vacancy – Leyton Athletic (Senior Men’s)

Leyton Athletic FC (based in East London) are seeking a passionate and hard-working coach to work with the men’s 1st team set-up playing at Step 6 of the National League System.

Application Process

Please send your CV and any other info you wish to include to the 1st team manager (Dan McKimm) via following email address:

Appointments will be made on the strength of application and interview, and not just on current qualifications or experience, so all are encouraged to apply.

If you have any questions or queries, please contact Dan on the afore mentioned email address.

Click here for a full job advert.

Why Leyton Athletic FC?

An ambitious club with exciting plans and great facilities.
Work with some of the brightest players in the area.
Huge learning opportunity & chance to work with an experienced backroom team.

- added 16 June 2020

Hackney Lionesses FC - First Team Manager 

Hackney Lionesses FC, a new women's team based in Hackney, are looking for a manager to run the first team.

Candidates will be given an opportunity to build from scratch and there is big plans in place as we look to expand over the next couple of seasons.

Role is unpaid.

Qualifications: Level 2 or working towards ideal; however if you are an experienced candidate looking to get involved with women's football and be part of a project we are willing to give you a chance.


Twitter: @Lionesseshac

Training and home games at Hackney Marshes E9 5PF.

- added 16 June 2020

FC BKT - Manager Required

We are based in Beckton East London.

We are men's Sunday league side and we are on the lookout for a manager to run the team. Coaching badges are desirable but not essential.

There will be midweek training in Beckton and games every Sunday over Hackney Marshes.

If interested please email Fran and he will provide some more details:

- added 12 June 2020

Young Stars Elite Coach / Volunteering

Location – Tower Hamlets (E14)

Role Type – Voluntary

With preparations in place for the 2020-2021 season we are looking for a passionate, dedicated, reliable football coach to come onboard and join our coaching staff for our U9 team.

Required to train (midweek), where matchdays we will on weekend. 

FA coaching budges is a bonus. We will cover expenses. 

Also looking for a girl coaches and volunteers to helps out with our soccer school. 

We will pay for FA coaching courses for committed helpers. 

Contact – Dallas - / 07376 501684

Deadline –
September 2020

Start Date – TBC

- added 7 May 2020

Assistant Manager/Coach - U15 Reds Metropolitan Police Youth FC 

Vacancy available for a volunteer assistant manager/coach for 2020/21 season for our U15 Reds Metropolitan Police Youth FC team playing in the Surrey Youth League on Sunday, home games played at Imber Court, East Molesey.

Training on Wednesday evenings at Tolworth.

Experienced players also wanted to complement our existing team.

Please get in touch with Team manager -Silvano Rispoli by phone on 07904589617 or by email

- added 4 May 2020

UEFA B Coach Vacancy - Aldenham FC

Aldenham FC are looking for a new coach to run their team in the upcoming season. 

Aldenham FC are looking for a UEFA B + coach for the coming season 2020/21. 

We are based in North West London/South Hertfordshire borders and along with our extremely generous club sponsors we have very ambitious plans for the club.

We currently play in the Herts Senior County league, training once a week and matches on Saturday afternoons.   

Expenses will be paid by the club. 

Any interested applicants, please email the manager Jonathan Cohen – or call 07770 612134.

- added 4 May 2020

Volunteer Coach – Junior Reds FC Mini Soccer

Junior Reds Football Club are seeking a volunteer coach to help run their Mini Soccer teams.

Junior Reds are looking to expand their Mini Soccer section of the club and require volunteers to assist in the Coaching and Managing of teams.

The teams to be newly formed are in the 6 to 9 year age groups.

Most training will take place on a Saturday morning at one of our venues in South East London. The main training base is at Bexleyheath Academy (post code DA6 7DA).

Coaches do not necessarily require an extensive knowledge of the game as players in the younger age groups are at the foundation stage of their football development. Communication skills with children, reliability and enthusiasm are much more important.

All Coaches will require to be DBS/CRB checked prior to commencement with a newly formed team.

The Club will provide training and support. Assistance will be given for attendance on an FA Level 1 course.

The posts are unpaid.

Junior Reds are an FA Charter Standard Community Club.

Please contact Club Chairperson, Clive, on 07504 264 257 or email for further details.

- added 27 April 2020