Cambridge United's Regional Goalkeeping Centre is on the lookout for a Casual Coach to join the team...
This exciting opportunity is a casual coaching role, working evenings within our Regional Goalkeeping Centre (RGC) programme at Cambridge United Football Club. It is well suited to those with goalkeeper-specific coaching or playing experience within a football environment. There is also an opportunity to coach within our female goalkeeping programme pathway.
Roles & Responsibilities
To coach talented young goalkeepers between the ages of U7-U16 at one or more of our five venues operating on weeknights around Cambridgeshire, following a 30-week training syllabus set by the Programme Lead.
To work closely with the Programme Lead to identify top-performing players suitable for progression into the club's Elite Centre programme and beyond.
To complete two reports per season, giving RGC players feedback for their development.
To assist with fixtures and training camps in the school holidays.
Within this role, you will be managed by the Programme Lead (Lead GK Development Coach Louis Hrebeniak)
Will be reviewed upon application along with relevant previous experience.
Pay & Hours of Work
Pay is competitive and dependent on qualifications and experience.
The person appointed to this post will have contact with children. Therefore, the post holder will require an enhanced FA Disclosure Barring Service check.
Cambridge United FC is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults, and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be required to undertake appropriate safeguarding checks as well as providing proof of right to work in the UK.
Equality & Diversity
As we are a diverse Football Club that respects differences in: race, disability, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, faith, background or personal circumstance, we welcome all applications. We want everyone to feel valued and included in the football community and to achieve their full potential. Cambridge United FC is opposed to any form of discrimination and commits itself to the redress of any inequalities by taking positive action where appropriate.