York St John - men's football club 1st team manager

York St John University

Details

Closing date:   31 August 2020
Location:   York
Region:   Yorkshire
Employment type:   Part Time
Salary:   TBC

Description

Job Purpose
To co-ordinate and deliver high quality training sessions twice a week, as well as manage the First Team squad on match days, with the aim of winning the BUCS League title and University Cup competition.

Main Duties and Responsibilities
• To help implement a footballing philosophy within the first team - including a style of play both in and out of possession.
• To work as a cohesive team with the first team captain and vice-captain to deliver maximum success.
• To create and implement high quality training sessions twice a week in order to maximise the performance of the team on a match day.
• To undertake the necessary planning for each activity session to ensure the training sessions show variation, as well as demonstrating progression throughout.
• To ensure punctuality on both training days and matchdays with the help of the captain.
• To communicate effectively with the First team captain on all matters, including training sessions, matchday squads, and tactical decisions.
• To provide appropriate mentoring and guidance to players in a sporting setting.
• To continually evaluate the training sessions and matchday performance to maximise the potential of league and cup success.
• To take responsibility for their own continuous professional development and attend relevant training courses to improve their coaching delivery with potential financial help form the club if appropriate.

Personal Specification
Qualifications 
Essential
• Hold at least a Level Two Football Coaching Qualification
• Have held a (minimum) Level Two Football Coaching Qualification for at least one season.
• Hold a valid FA First Aid certificate
• Hold a valid FA Safeguarding certificate Desirable
• Hold a Level Three/UEFA B Football Coaching Qualification Experience Essential
• A minimum of 1 years Football coaching experience in a paid or voluntary capacity, ideally in a competitive or University club setting

Desirable
• 2 Years or more Football coaching experience in a paid or voluntary capacity, ideally in a competitive or University club setting

Skills & Competencies
Essential
• Demonstrate strong leadership qualities and have the ability to delegate effectively
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
• Strong planning ability with excellent organisational skills
• Ability to work independently and as part of a team
• Ability to manage a group of participants effectively
• Attend all fixtures/training sessions

Desirable
• Understanding of University Sports Clubs, as well as University Leagues and Cups

Application
If this job interests you, please email Kieran Graham (First Team Captain) with;
• Your CV • An example training session • A short paragraph outlining the footballing philosophy which you would want to implement within the first team.

Contacts: Kieran Graham (1st team captain): Email: Kieran.graham@yorksj.ac.uk Mobile: 07731481740

 

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