Shettleston Football and Athletic Club located in the East End of Glasgow is looking for a volunteer Head of Academy and volunteer coaches to join the clubs youth academy. We are looking for people who are fun, enthusiastic, motivated and keen to develop a pathway from our youths into our senior team who are beginning a new chapter in the SPFL pyramid structure
- Head coach: 1.3 (or working towards)
- Assistant coach: 1.2 childrens/youth pathway (or working towards)
- GK coach: level 1 (or working towards)
- Coach Helper: 1:1 childrens/youth pathway (or working towards)
Time Commitment: 6 hrs per week
Days & Times: Mon & Wed 5 – 7pm or 6 - 8pm & Sunday morning
Skills and Attributes Required
Coaches should have the ability to:
- Motivate children
- Communicate effectively
- Make things FUN.
- Use time efficiently and effectively
- Forward plan
- Develop an appropriate level of technical knowledge
- Observe and analyse skills and make improvements
- Make use of appropriate equipment and adapt if necessary
- Evaluate all coaching sessions
Although these roles are voluntary, the club is committed to supporting coaches up to their level 1.3 as well as sourcing funding to support coaches with a contribution towards the costs of further qualifications that benefit the club and community.
For an application form and full role profiles, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 07949 720 486.
Applications close on Fri 14 August 20