U18s Head Coach

Plymouth Argyle FC

Plymouth, United Kingdom

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Our proactive football academy is looking to recruit a full-time U18s Head Coach.

Job Role Summary

Job TitleU18s Head Coach
LocationPlymouth, United Kingdom, Europe
FunctionCoaching & PerformanceAcademy
Employment TermsPermanent, Full Time
Closing DateClosing date and time for applications passed

Job Role Details

Our proactive football academy is looking to recruit a full-time U18s Head Coach. You will work collaboratively with the Director of Football, First Team Manager and Academy Manager and provide updates on the players' progress. The club are developing a new strategy and playing philosophy that will be disseminated through the club from Academy to the first team – this is an exciting opportunity
for a forward-thinking coach to join our Category 3 Academy.

This is a key role in the development of the Academy and the primary focus will be to develop and educate the U18s players on a daily basis. It is critical that the successful applicant understands the FA / EFL and Premier League rules as well as developing players across the FA's 4 corner model; Technical, Tactical, Physical, Psychological / Social – establishing an individual learning plan for each player in line with the club's review process as part of a multi-disciplinary team.

Plymouth Argyle Football Club has strong values and any successful applicant must demonstrate those values through their behaviours and will ensure their team and the players also understand and adhere to those values.

Applicants must have a strong work ethic, ability to work flexibly and independently, and have a working knowledge of a professional football Academy. Candidates must hold the UEFA A License, Advanced Youth Award and have attended the FA safeguarding workshop. We are also looking for experience within a professional football club and in a busy and fast paced environment, together with experience of player development and an ability to lead a team.

If you think this is the role for you, please contact Phil Stokes to have a copy of the job description before submitting a CV and a covering letter detailing how you meet the criteria we are looking for and why you would be a good candidate.

Contact details: phil.stokes@pafc.co.uk
Salary: £28-31K (depending on qualifications and experience)

Plymouth Argyle Football Club is committed to equal opportunities and welcomes applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation, age or any other protected characteristic.

Plymouth Argyle Football Club is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all participants on our programmes and promotes robust policies to ensure that our staff and volunteers adhere to safe practices. The successful candidate will be subject to undertaking an enhanced DBS check and verification of qualifications and experience as well as successful references prior to

Anti-Discrimination and Equal Opportunities

Plymouth Argyle FC is committed to eliminating discrimination whether by reason of gender, sexual orientation, race, nationality, ethnic origin, colour, religion or ability and to encourage equal opportunities.

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