Watford FC

Academy Athletic Development Coach

Watford FC



Role Type

Closing Date


Dec 5, 2021

Role description

An exciting opportunity has become available within the Academy Sport Science and Medical Department at Watford Football Club. We are looking to recruit an Athletic Development Coach to be a part of a forward-thinking team responsible for providing physical preparation & development to players in our foundation and youth development phases.

You will play a key role in developing the long-term athletic development programme to ensure we are developing robust and resilient players to meet the physical requirements of the modern game. This will be achieved by creating an age-specific physical pathway which is monitored and consistently evolving to meet the individual specific needs of the players within our programme.

The successful candidate will enjoy working as part of a team, be enthusiastic, hardworking, and be flexible to the requirements of the position and the business.

Click HERE for more details of the role, including the full job description and details of how to apply.

Employer: Watford Football Club
Job Title: Foundation Development phase (FDP) / Youth Development phase (YDP) Academy Athletic Development Coach
Salary: £20,000 - £22,000pa
Location: Watford Football Club - Training Ground, London Colney
Type: Permanent Full Time
Passport/Visa: Must be eligible to work in the UK
Closing Date: Sunday December 5th, 5.00pm GMT

Application process:
1. Please download and complete an application form located on the club website under the careers section.
2. Please send completed application form, cover letter detailing why you would be suitable for the role, a copy of all relevant qualifications, right to work in the UK documents and your CV via email to hradmin@watfordfc.com or by post to HR Admin, Watford Football Club, Vicarage Road Stadium, Watford, Hertfordshire, WD18 0ER