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Wigan Athletic Football Club

Wigan Athletic Football Club

Academy Goalkeeping Coach (Casual)


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Oct 1, 2023


We have an amazing opportunity to join our Academy as an Academy Goalkeeping Coach Responsible for the delivery of high-quality goalkeeping coaching in line with the Youth Development/ Foundation Phase curriculum to all goalkeepers within their designated phase.
You will:

Deliver age specific Goalkeeping syllabus to players in their charge.
Communicate effectively with all team members and reporting back to the Lead Academy Goalkeeping Coach and Phase Lead Coach.
Work effectively within a multidisciplinary team to deliver excellent goalkeeping coaching.
Attend CPD events and Academy meetings as required.
Use the ‘PMA’ to complete reviews and assessments of training sessions, fixtures, player feedback, 6 weekly reports, half year reports, ILO’s and ILP’s.
Attend Academy fixtures and travel with the Academy Squads (where applicable).

You will be/hold:

UEFA Goalkeeping B Licence 
Proven coaching experience within an elite framework.
Ability to effectively manage time and resources. 
An ability to differentiate tasks based on ability and key stages of player/child development.
IT literate, with the ability to use the full Microsoft Office package.
Ability to build effective working relationships with players, staff and parents
Ability to organise own and others workloads and to prioritise effectively.
Ability to work under pressure and to deadlines. 
Ability to adapt and take on new initiatives.
Approachable and professional manner towards young people.
Self-motivated with a passion to succeed.
Ability to work as part of team.
Willingness to learn and continuously develop.
Assertive, calm with the ability to work well under pressure.
Flexible to meet the requirements of the needs of the business.

Closing date for applications: 5pm, 2 October 2023

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