Head of Goalkeeping

Fleetwood Town FC

Fleetwood, United Kingdom

Lead and support the Goalkeeping philosophy at the club supporting the Head of Academy Goalkeeping to align the consistent practice between First Team and Academy goalkeepers.

Job Role Summary

Job TitleHead of Goalkeeping
LocationFleetwood, United Kingdom, Europe
FunctionCoaching & PerformanceGoalkeeping
Employment TermsPermanent, Full Time
Closing DateApplications must be submitted by Friday, 14th May 2021 at 6:00pm

Job Role Details

Main role:

Taking responsibility for the coaching and development of all professional goalkeepers within the First Team. Lead and support the Goalkeeping philosophy at the club supporting the Head of Academy Goalkeeping to align the consistent practice between First Team and Academy goalkeepers.

Responsibilities (but not limited to):

- Attendance at all First Team training sessions and fixtures

- Development of professional goalkeepers, including coaching, monitoring and providing support

- Liaise closely with the First Team and U23 Coaches regarding training, games and progress.

- Monitor goalkeeping coaching and promote good practice throughout the club

- Contribute to the scouting and recruiting process where appropriate

- Lead and support the Head of Academy Goalkeeping

- Assist with administrative tasks related to the role, including general organisation, recording of sessions, player reviews, learning objectives, and weekly reflections through the PMA and other systems

- Any other reasonable duties as requested by the Head Coach or CEO

- Comply with health and safety requirements in line with the club's health and safety policy

Experience:

- Experience in a similar role in the professional game

- Background in football as a player or coach

- Knowledge of session planning and training schedules

- Knowledge of elite level requirements

- IT literate with a knowledge of the PMA

Qualifications:

- UEFA A Goalkeeping

- UEFA B Outfield Coaching License

- FA CRC

You will require a full, valid UK driving licence and access to a suitable vehicle.

Anti-Discrimination and Equal Opportunities

Fleetwood Town 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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