Coaching Opportunities

Coaching Opportunities

Please find below Coaching Vacancies available in Suffolk:

If you would like to advertise any roles you have on this page, please see the contact details alongside.


AFC Hoxne are looking to recruit managers for their first and reserve teams for the forthcoming 2018-19 season.

The teams play in the Touchline SIL Senior and Intermediate A divisions respectively.

Anyone interested should contact the club secretary Richard Farthing via email grocer1@ or by phone on 07787 983071.




Age Group Head Coach  - Bury Town FC Development Squad

The Orange Soccer powered Bury Town FC Development Squad has Age Group Head Coaches vacancies for coaches who are looking to further their careers in an Academy level environment.

Sessions are Monday evenings from 6pm-8pm at Skyliner Sports Centre 3G, IP32 7QB.

Successful applicants will work with two squads in the U8 - U13 age group on a weekly basis and oversee one developmental fixture with those age groups each month as part of our games programme.

Fixtures typically take place on Mondays during regular hours however some additional availability may be required during the week.


Applicants must have the following:


- UEFA B Licence

- Enhanced DBS Clearance

- FA Safeguarding Children Certification

- FA Level 1 Introduction to First Aid in Football




- Previous experience of working in an Academy/Development Squad environment

- FA Level 1 in Talent Identification

- FA Youth Modules/Award


Level 2 coaches working towards their UEFA B License will be considered for the coaching positions available.

For more information and to apply, please send your CV to




Two coaches are needed to help run Walsham-le-Willows’ Girls’ Youth teams.

Training is on Thursday evenings and games are on Sunday mornings.

Previous coaching experience is desirable but not essential.

For more information please contact Ben Hall, Youth Secretary Walsham-le-Willows Youth Football, via email:




Ipswich Valley Rangers Under-9s (currently Under-8s) are looking for a coach (must be Level 1 qualified) for the next season (to start from June 18). 

They currently have two teams and require additional coaches to help alongside their current coaches. 

All their players have been playing for at least two years, and they have a mixture of current Year 2s (7 years-old) and Year 3s (8 years-old) and all work very well together. 

They train on a Wednesday evening between 6pm-7pm and matches are on a Saturday morning. 

The club have been running for many years and are well established throughout the year groups. Their home pitch is at Greshams Social Club in Ipswich. 

If you are interested in the first instance, please contact Jo Porter at the following email address:




East Bergholt Under-13s require a manager for the 2018-19 season.

The successful applicant would be able to shadow the current manager for the rest of this season. Must be Level 1 qualified.

To apply or if you have any queries please contact David George at 07865 483837 or email




Moreton Hall Under-15 Black Panthers are looking for a new coach for the upcoming season. .

Ideally the new coach will have at least their Level 1 coaching, safeguarding and DBS but this can be arranged.

Any interest please contact Colleen Yates, club secretary, via email




Sessional/Casual Football Coaches Required – Lowestoft and Forest Heath Area

Catch22 Suffolk Positive Futures are managing a project designed to enrich the lives of young people and help them become successful in other areas of their lives.

You will support the project by assisting towards the delivery of a programme of football based activities to young people identified to take part in the service.

Emphasis will be placed on raising young people's aspirations in relation to their self-esteem, personal development, and healthier lifestyles.

As a Suffolk Positive Futures Football Coach you will:

  • Contribute towards the planning, preparation and delivery of football coaching and/or casual football opportunities to young people attending the Positive Future sessions.
  • Work collaboratively with other Positive Futures Coaches to ensure that the programme reflects the needs of the group attending.

To succeed as a Suffolk Positive Futures Football Coach you will:

  • Have a minimum level 1 certificate in coaching football (FA club coach) or equivalent sports coaching qualification
  • Experience of coaching sport to young people
  • Experience in supervision of groups of children

If you've got the skills we're looking for, this is a great opportunity to make a difference to young people at a crucial time in their lives.

Note: This is a casual football coaching opportunity designed to run alongside other work or coaching commitments you may have. For further information about the role please contact




Felixstowe & Walton United Football Club require a new coach for the boys' Under-11 side for the upcoming 2018-19 season within the Junior section. 

This is a well-established side who will be playing 9-a-side football for the first time. 

Minimum FA Level 1 qualification would be an advantage, but enthusiastic persons are welcomed, with the club giving full assistance in gaining the Level 1 coaching qualification and continued support on all issues.

Ideally the club would like to offer the new appointment the chance to join them for the last few weeks of this current season to prepare for the new one. 

For further information please contact Adam Langford at

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