Knattspyrnufélagið Þróttur

Youth Development Coach

Knattspyrnufélagið Þróttur



Role Type

Closing Date

Est. Start Date


Sep 30, 2021

Role description

Youth development coach:

A Football club situated in the middle of Reykjavík, Iceland is looking to hire full time youth coaches to work with players from the age of 8-19. The club has big youth system with over 600 players, both boys and girls, with top facilities.

We seek coach or coaches that like to work with young players with the aim to follow the clubs playing model and create an environment that allow players to develop.

Job responsibilities would be;

-To create a tactical periodization plan for the team and groups they are working with.

-Work closely with the clubs head of youth to keep them updated with player progression.

-Work with the Strength and Conditioning coach to ensure players are prepared.

-Communicate with the club’s hierarchy.

-Follows the club’s model for developing players.

Minimum requirements are UEFA B license and experience of working in 11 a side football.
Job start date is immediately but can be held for the right person until of October.
To apply and/or for further information please contact us by e-mail: (Job Post - Henry Szmydt)