Lead Football Coach

Location Londonderry, County Londonderry
Job type Contract
Salary negotiable
Published 9 months ago
Contact Matthew Kirkwood
Job ref MK/22012020_1579705867

Job description

Lead Football Coach



The Client:

You will work for one of Northern Ireland leading football youth academies. Situated in Derry but also operate in Tyrone and Donegal they are renowned for their success of developing and producing talent. You will get the opportunity to work with some of the most experienced and qualified coaches throughout the island of Ireland. The club is continuing to grow and has announced exciting plans for the future, so now would be the perfect time to get involved with this organisation.

The Role:

As part of your role as a Lead Football Coach you will work closely with the Academy Manager and Head of Community to work and develop their Academy & Community programmes. Key roles and responsibilities are outlined below:

  • Preparing and delivering training sessions
  • Provide a high standard coaching to a respective age group, educating them in the in line with the Academy philosophy and methodology.
  • Monitoring and Assessing progress of players whilst providing constructive feedback
  • Work alongside fellow coaches to ensure duties are planned and carried out accordingly

Hours of Work: Monday - Saturday (Unsociable Hours) No. of hours Flexible


  • UEFA B or higher coaching qualification
  • Previous football coaching experience

In Return:

  • Competitive salary
  • Uniform will be provided
  • Opportunity to work with an exciting and forward thinking organisation
  • Work with UEFA Pro Licence coaches
  • Travel to various tournaments across UK & Europe

Why use Grafton?
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