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ACC Gk Coach - Job Advert

Somerset FA are recruiting for ACC Goalkeeper Coach

Somerset Football Association is looking to appoint a GK 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: £40 per session (6pm – 9pm) for 16 weeks
Closing Date: Friday 28th January 2022
Interviews: To be confirmed
Start Date: To be confirmed

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 GK Level 2, be a member of the FA Licensed Coaches Club and have up to date Safeguarding and Emergency Aid qualifications in place (or can ensure these are up to date before the start date).

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 technical 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 (if not already in place).

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

To apply please send a CV and/or a 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 28th January 2022 to:

Rachael Lawler-Edwards, ACC Centre Manager at

If you would like to discuss the position, please feel free to contact Rachael on 07951 360626.

Somerset FA Ltd is an equal opportunities employer and would actively encourage people from diverse backgrounds to apply. Please note you will not be an employee of Somerset FA but will be engaged as a contractor to deliver the sessions. Consequently, this position is a self-employed position, you will be required to make the
appropriate tax and national insurance payments from the gross payment.