ACC Coaching Vacancy

Somerset Football Association is looking to appoint a Coach to support the Girls Advanced Coaching Centre

The aim of the post is to deliver practical football sessions in line with the Girls’ Advanced Coaching Centre technical programme.

Salary: £12 – £14ph (to be based on experience) 1.5 – 2 hours per week for 14 weeks Closing Date: Monday 15th January 2018
Interviews: To be held on Wednesday 17th January 2018

We are looking for an enthusiastic, motivated coach who can work with talented female players with a focus to develop, support and create a fantastic learning environment. The Coach will need to be a minimum Level 2 with FA Youth Award Modules 1 & 2, be a member of the FA Licensed Coaches Club and have up to date Safeguarding and Emergency Aid qualifications in place.

The role encompasses the following areas:

- The safeguarding and welfare of players within their designated age group  Providing high quality coaching and support
- Delivering a training and games programme in line with LTPD guidelines
- Individual player development

You need to be passionate about and committed to coaching, and the development of players within a talent pathway.

Somerset FA takes the safeguarding and protection of children seriously and the person appointed to this role will be required to follow the County FA Safeguarding policy, sign a Safeguarding Code of Conduct and attend additional County FA safeguarding training.

Due to the nature of this post, the successful candidate will be required to undertake an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check through The FA CRC process.

For further information, please contact the ACC Centre Manager, Rachael Lawler-Edwards on 07951 360626 or email

To apply please send a CV and covering letter (please detail 2 references. References and qualifications will be verified ahead of any appointment to the role), marked “Private and Confidential” by 17.00 on Friday 29th December 2017 to:
Rachael Lawler-Edwards, ACC Centre Manager at

Somerset FA Ltd is an Equal opportunities Employer 

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