Sheffield Wednesday FC

Sheffield Wednesday FC

Foundation Phase Manager

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Posting Date

May 20, 2022

Role description

Job Description Qualifications UEFA B Licence FA Advanced Youth Award (or working towards) UEFA A (desirable) Sports/management related degree (desirable) FA Talent ID qualifications (desirable) FA Safeguarding Children The FA Emergency First Aid in Football (EFAiF) The role is subject to an Enhanced DBS check. Skills & Experiences A high level of football knowledge and understanding of how to create an elite, age-appropriate environment An understanding of the demands of the modern game at elite level Ability to deliver engaging and inspiring sessions to players and coaches Extensive knowledge of working in an Academy structure and EPPP rules and regulations Previous coaching experience in the Foundation Phase (desirable) Previous playing experience at professional level (desirable) Able to develop and maintain strong working relationships Excellent interpersonal and communication skills Ability to lead and manage effectively Proactive attitude within the role Highly organised and able to adapt to a constantly changing environment Demonstrates enthusiasm and is personally committed to achieving objectives Committed to the development of self and others and is receptive to feedback about own strengths and areas for improvement IT literate with a knowledge of the Performance Management Application (PMA) and other football related software and systems Sheffield Wednesday Football Club is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. This post may be subject to a criminal record check or an enhanced DBS check.

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