VACANCY: Academy Coach

Soccer Elite FA is on the hunt for dedicated coaches to deliver sessions in Maidstone or Medway on Mondays evenings.

We’re searching for people who are passionate about player development and have prior experience in a similar role to become part of our team.

Job Details

Soccer Elite FA require a coach to commit to coaching during school term times, delivering sessions to boys and/or girls aged 6-14. Coaches will need to plan a weekly session(s) on Mondays based on the term topic. The option of daytime coaching work during the school holidays is also available.

Job Duties

• Enhancing both the technical and tactical development of each individual appropriate to their age and ability level.
• Plan, execute, and review football coaching sessions aligned with the SEFA philosophy.
• Monitor player development, providing feedback via a written report system twice a year.
• Act as a positive role model for younger players.
• Effective communication with young people and parents.
• Capacity to work autonomously and as part of a team.
• Competence in managing large groups safely and efficiently.
• Possess or working towards Level 2/UEFA C qualification.
• Hold First Aid and Safeguarding qualifications.
• Full driving license.
• Ability to use initiative and make informed decisions.

Job Specifics

• Salary from £10-£25 per hour, based on experience and qualifications.
• Work locations are Star Meadow, Gillingham or Maplesden Noakes, Maidstone.
• One session (75 minutes – Medway) or two sessions (150 minutes – Maidstone) available.
• Potential scope for further work on Wednesday evenings, Friday evenings and Saturday mornings.
• Start date: ASAP.

To apply for this position, please send a concise cover letter and your CV to careers@soccerelitefa.com. Ensure to include ‘Academy Coach’ in the email subject.