Portsmouth FC

Women’s Development Team Head Coach

Portsmouth FC



Role Type

Closing Date


Dec 3, 2021

Role description

Portsmouth FC Women is seeking to recruit a dynamic coach to provide high quality delivery of our Women’s football programme.

As part of this voluntary role, the successful candidate will work closely with our Women’s Head Coach to deliver quality coaching to our Development Team players. In addition, they will take responsibility for the games programme of the team with assistance from the DS multidisciplinary team. The successful applicant will also support with recruitment of new players into the women’s team.

Qualifications / Experience


FA Level 1 Certificate in Coaching Football
FA Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Football
FA Licenced Coach
Valid FA First Aid Qualification
Valid FA Safeguarding & Child Protection Qualification
Ability to relate effectively with the 16-18 age groups
Knowledge and understanding of child welfare and safeguarding issues relevant to this age group
Have held a full clean driving licence for more than 2 years with access to own transport

Working towards UEFA B Licence
Experience of playing and/or coaching in the women’s game
Experience of coaching U18 football
This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check, validation of references & completion of a probationary period.