Queen's Park FC

Queen's Park FC

Women's Head Coach

Country

Role Type

Scotland

Women's

Posting Date

Jun 8, 2022

Role description

JOB DESCRIPTION
Queen’s Park FC is the oldest football club in Scotland and is rapidly acquiring a reputation as one of the most innovative.

With our men’s team gaining back to back promotions from two very competitive leagues, the rebuilding of Lesser Hamden as a modern stadium, and our investment in new training facilities at Lochinch, the future looks bright.

With women’s football moving to the SPFL from the new season, we have raised our ambitions and are investing in a three year plan which will take us to the top end of SWPL1 within this period.

With this ambition and commitment, we have created an exciting opportunity for a talented, ambitious coach to manage the Queen’s Park Women’s Team, with the added opportunity to contribute to our boys’ academy.

Closing date is June 19th at 5.00pm


JOB SPECIFICATION
Job Title:
Queen’s Park FC Women’s Head Coach

Salary Range:
Competitive

Hours of Work:
37 hours per week split across the Queen’s Park FC Women’s Team and the club’s boys’ academy. You will be required to work outside of normal office hours, at evenings and weekends

Location:
Lochinch Training Ground and any location used for training and playing

Overall Purpose:
The postholder will be responsible for leading, delivering, and developing the Queen’s Park FC Women’s Team and coaching within the club’s boys’ academy

Duties and Responsibilities

To develop the women’s team in line with the club style of play
Manage specialist staff to ensure the players are prepared to the highest standard
Implement a quality training programme
Recruit performance level players
Develop coaches under your control within the overall club ethos
Lead all coaching sessions
To embed the club’s philosophy and ‘on pitch identity’
To work with partners as required and develop partnerships as appropriate
Produce reports and attend meetings as required
Contribute as a coach within the Queen’s Park FC boys’ academy
Any such other duties are may be appropriate to achieve the objectives of the post
Person Specification

Essential

Experience

Experience of working with high level female players
Experience of managing multi disciplinary teams
Previous experience of working within different football environments
Understanding of the Scottish Women’s game an elite level
Knowledge of Club Academy Scottish and professional club academies
Skills and Abilities

Motivational Leader
Player management
Strong and clear communicator
Good organisational skills
IT Skills
Qualifications

UEFA B Licence
First Aid Qualification
PVG
Other

Current clean driving licence

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