Shrewsbury Town FC

Lead Youth Development Phase Coach

Shrewsbury Town FC



Role Type

Closing Date


Dec 3, 2021

Role description

Contract type
(Full time)
Closing date
3 December 2021
Interview date
6 December 2021
Job Description
An exciting new opportunity has arisen within our Academy. We are looking for a hard-working individual to undertake the Lead Youth Development Phase role and join our Academy Coaching Department.
We are looking for experienced, dynamic and innovative individual’s, who will be responsible for working as part of our coaching team to primarily support the U12s to U16s with the vision of producing players for our first team. They will also support the U18s when required. Moreover, the coach will support the Academy Director, Academy Manager, Head of Coaching and Head of Recruitment with all relevant matters when required.
The successful candidate will plan, deliver and review coaching sessions in line with our playing and coaching philosophies. Manage and support the players alongside a co-coach during fixtures and sessions. They will also be required to liaise with other Full-Time and Part-Time staff, as well as ensuring all coaches within their phase complete all off-pitch activities to deadlines. Ideal candidates will demonstrate a desire and enthusiasm for their own development.
How to apply
To apply for this role you should send a copy of your full and up to date your CV (including contact details for two references) and a Cover Letter stating your previous experience and suitability for the role to STFC Academy Assistant Academy Manager / Head of Operations: If you have any further questions about the role, please feel free to ask Charlie Musselwhite via his email.