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Vacancies - Academy Coaches

Posted: Wed 01 Feb 2017
Author: Niall Cope

Work for a Category Three Academy...

YORK City Football Club are looking to recruit a number of part time coaches and a part time goalkeeping coach to work evenings and weekends within its Academy.

Both roles offer successful applications the opportunity to work in a Category Three Academy and play a part in the development of the Club’s young talent.

Main Roles and Responsibilities

· Develop Academy players
· Plan, deliver, evaluate and record coaching sessions
· Deliver age appropriate coaching sessions to meet the needs of the players
· Monitor individual and team performance within training and games


· UEFA B Coaching Qualification (ongoing)
· FA Youth Award Modules 1-3 (desirable, but not essential)
· FA Emergency Aid, FA Safeguarding Children and FA Licensed Coaches Club membership

Knowledge and Experience

· Background within football
· Knowledge of development and session planning
· Knowledge of the Elite Player Performance Plan
· Experience of coaching in an Academy/Centre of Excellence

Personal Specification

· A desire to pursue a career in the football industry.
· Committed, enthusiastic and highly motivated, showing a passion for developing players.
· Ability to work as part of a team.
· A positive and professional attitude and the ability to work with a range of individuals.
· Successful applicants will be subject to enhanced DBS clearance prior to taking the job role.
· Computer literate.

If you are interested in the part time coaching positions, please send an up-to-date CV and cover letter to