Regional Scout covering East Midlands.
An exciting opportunity has become available for Regional Scout for Shrewsbury Town Academy. The Academy is high performing with a high profile and good reputation for developing players into a first team environment.
You will be joining successful and ambitious scouting team with a good reputation for talent identification and development.
You must have good communication skills with a professional manor who can lead a small team of area scouts. You must be very motivated and have the desire to make a difference to achieving the academy objectives.
Good knowledge of football and the mechanics of academy system would be preferred.
Duties of the role will be to recruit suitable scouts to be a part of the regional scouting team and be able to motivate the induvial scouts on a weekly basis, be able to plan and managed coverage of the territory effectively and be able to identify players with potential for the required level themselves.
Territory: Leicestershire, Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire, Warwickshire and Northamptonshire.
Sucess of the role will be to manage an effective team of scouts who identify players and who are signed in the academy squads from 11 - 19 years of age.
The successful candidate, will have a driving license, Talent ID level 2 and experience of academy player identification.