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DEVELOPMENT COACHING VACANCIES 2019/2020 Jul 17, 2019

Warrenpoint Town Football Club is looking to recruit several volunteer ‘Development’ coaches to work in our academy across the Foundation (U7-U11s), Youth Development (U12-U16s) and Senior Development Phases (U18-20s) for the 2019/2020 season.

The voluntary roles will require coaches to work evenings and weekends and offers successful applicants the opportunity to work within an Irish Premier League Academy and play an important part in the development of the young footballers.

Role Summary

To be responsible for the overall management, development and coaching of a team within the academy, in line with the coaching philosophy, vision and values of the Academy. To work closely with the Youth Development Coordinator and Academy Manager to ensure that the needs of all players are fully catered.

Main Roles and Responsibilities
• To support the Youth Development Co-ordinator and Academy Manager with the coaching programme for a specific age group of players and deliver related practices associated with excellence in football.

• Inspire, engage and support the development of Academy Players.

• Planning, delivery & evaluation of coaching sessions.

• Recording and evaluation of players performance within sessions & games. • Monitor players and report their progress on a regular basis, completing the relevant reports.

• Ability to work as part of a team and buy-in to the academy vision and philosophy.

• A positive and professional attitude and the ability to work with a range of individuals.

• Communicate with players, coaches, parents, Youth Development Co-ordinator and Academy Manager.

• Commit to a training and games programme as required.

• Attend internal meetings and CPD events provided by the Club.

 

Foundation Phase Roles (U7-U11s) Essential Criteria:
• Level 1 coaching certificate.

• Emergency First Aid certificate (valid).

• Safeguarding Children certificate (valid).

• Access NI / FA DBS Clearance.

• Previous experience of working with young players within the Foundation Phase.

• Ability to work as part of a team and buy-in to the academy vision and philosophy.

• A positive and professional attitude and the ability to work with a range of individuals.

Youth Development Phase Roles (U12-U16s) Essential Criteria:

• UEFA C (Level 2) coaching certificate.

• Emergency First Aid certificate (valid).

• Safeguarding Children certificate (valid).

• Access NI / FA DBS Clearance.

• Previous experience of working with young players within the Youth Development Phase.

• Ability to work as part of a team and buy-in to the academy vision and philosophy.

• A positive and professional attitude and the ability to work with a range of individuals.

Senior Development Phase Roles (U18-U20s) Essential Criteria:

• UEFA B coaching licence.

• Emergency First Aid certificate (valid).

• Safeguarding Children certificate (valid).

• Access NI / FA DBS Clearance.

• Previous experience of working with young players within the Senior Development Phase.

• Ability to work as part of a team and buy-in to the academy vision and philosophy.

• A positive and professional attitude and the ability to work with a range of individuals.

To apply for a role please email football@warrenpointtownfc.co.uk with the following;
• Current CV (coaching qualifications/dates/experience).

• Indicate in the email subject, which Phase and age group you wish to apply for eg Foundation Phase U11s, Youth Development U14s, Senior Development U18s etc.

Note: successful candidates will be required to submit a copy of relevant coaching badges before commencing a role.