Position:Part-Time Academy Age Group CoachSalary:Commensurate with experienceLocation:The Pirelli Stadium, Burton Albion Football ClubType of contract:Based on a zero hour contractClosing Date:19th January 2024
About The Role
Burton Albion Football Club Academy are looking to appoint a Part-Time Academy Age Group Coach, to work across our age group programme. Responsible to the Academy Head of Coaching and working alongside other Academy Coaches, the successful candidate will have a passion for developing well-rounded young players who are fearless, passionate and hardworking.
The successful candidate will have excellent communication, interpersonal and motivational skills. They will be experienced in coaching diverse groups and will have an in depth understanding of long term player development. They will be able to demonstrate innovative coaching practices and have an excellent understanding of the technical, tactical, physical and social requirements of the modern player.
Applicants will only be considered if they hold a minimum of UEFA ‘B’ coaching qualification, as well as have desirable experience of working within an Academy/Professional environment. It is expected that the successful applicant will be able to commence employment with the Club in February 2024. Employment with BAFC is conditional upon a satisfactory Criminal Record Check (DBS),references and confirmation of qualifications.
About The Candidate
Applicants will only be considered if they hold a minimum of UEFA ‘B’ coaching qualification and FA Youth Award, as well as have desirable experience of working within an Academy/Professional environment. It is expected that the successful applicant will be able to commence employment with the Club in February 2024. Employment with BAFC is conditional upon a satisfactory Criminal Record Check (DBS), references and confirmation of qualifications.
About The Club
Burton Albion Football Club is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This role involves the supervision of and working with children and young people. As the role is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974, the applicant must disclose all previous convictions including spent convictions.
Equality, Diversity and Inclusion:
Burton Albion Football Club's commitment to equality, diversity and inclusion is to confront and eliminate discrimination whether by reason of age, gender, gender assignment, sexual orientation, marital status or civil partnership, race, nationality, ethnicity (race), religion, ability or disability, pregnancy, or maternity and to encourage equal opportunities (Protected Characteristics, Equality Act2010). Employees Burton Albion Football Club must ensure a positive commitment towards equality, diversity and inclusion by treating others fairly and not committing any form of discrimination, victimisation or harassment of any description and to promote working relationships between all internal and external stakeholders.