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.

 


Stradbroke Youth Football Club are looking for coaches for the 2024-25 season.

They would like to start up an U7s team to go along with their current teams that will be U9s and U13s next season.

They are also on the lookout for a second coach for their U9s team and happy to look at other age groups too including U11s.

Contact Ellie Wigby at Syfcsecretary380@gmail.com for more details and to be able to help the club achieve their goal of empowering local children through football, teamwork, commitment and respect.

 

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Stanton Youth Football Club are looking for an enthusiastic and passionate coach/es to help run their Youth section going into the new season for 2024-25.

Their club values teamwork, sportsmanship and dedication to the sport.

They need a coach who shares these same values and is committed to helping the club’s young players develop and thrive. 

 The club would welcome both experience at coaching Youth team level as well as someone looking for an opportunity to gain coaching experience.

The club will fund the qualifications required to succeed in this role. 

In this role, you'll work closely with the young players, helping them develop their skills, confidence, and love for the game. A positive attitude and excellent communication skills are required.

Above all, you should have a genuine passion for working with children and helping them achieve their potential. 

Don't miss this chance to be part of something special. Apply today and help shape the future of the club! 

If you are interested in finding out more, please contact Gary Newman via stantonfcjuniorreds@outlook.com

 

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Capel Plough FC are looking for a new coach for their current Under-14s (U15s 2024-25 season). 

They have several parents happy to assist but none able to step up to the main role. The current coach is in place until the end of season. He is also willing to continue to help with some training/matches if required. 

Winter training is at The Colchester Sports Park on a Monday evening, 6pm-7pm (if able to find alternative winter training venue/night change would be considered). Evening training during BST is at Capel St Mary Playing Field.

The team play in the Suffolk Youth Saturday Morning League, Division Five. They are a good bunch of hard working, keen to learn players with a good attitude. A small number of new players incoming with a new coach would be considered. 

A coaching qualification is desirable but not essential, and all required courses will be funded by the club. 

The new coach will be supported by the Junior Section Manager and Child Welfare Officer to settle into the new role. 

Club events are held throughout the year. 

There is a pathway available to play for the club’s adult teams.

Capel Plough FC are currently in a bidding process with the Football Foundation for a new floodlit 3G pitch. 

Anyone interested please contact Gary Collins via email cpfcyouth@yahoo.com

 

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Great Blakenham FC are currently looking for a coach or two to help assist with the running of their Saturday morning kids’ club. 

This takes place between 9am and 10am on Saturdays in Stowmarket.

If you may be looking to get involved in grassroots football or looking for a new coaching opportunity, then please contact Mark Mcardle on 07940 205640 or email Gbcfcsecretary@gmail.com

 

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Elmswell FC first team, who play in SIL Division Two, are looking for a new manager/management team for next season.

Ideally, they are seeking a person or people with some experience managing at this level to take the club forward.

As well as a large squad between the club’s two teams (the Reserves play in Division Six), the club have great parish facilities and pitch and are hopeful for more improvements to come in the near future.

To register an interest or for more information, please contact Club Secretary Ed Edmonds at edddd101@gmail.com or via the club’s social media.

 

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Tuddenham Rovers FC are looking for a manager or management team to take control of footballing matters. 

They are also in need of committed committee members to help the running of the club. 

The club currently play in Division One of the Cambridgeshire County League.

They have a fantastic pitch and a good core of players that are keen to carry on.

The club just need the above roles to be filled by enthusiastic football loving people.

If you are interested, please contact Richard on 07852 367425 or via email R.Murfitt@outlook.com 

Alternatively, you can message the club on X (formerly Twitter).

  

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The New Croft in Haverhill are advertising for a Community Coach.

Please apply via the below link:

https://rebrand.ly/3e3yb55

 

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Brantham Athletic Ladies are looking for a head coach/manager to take the team full time for the following 2024-25 season.

The role requires a person trustworthy polite and to be confident in delivering training sessions, tactics and managing a range of personalities on a regular basis. Please find list of requirements below:

  • Available every Thursday and Sunday for training and matches
  • Driver's licence and vehicle
  • Valid DBS
  • To pass a safe guarding course (club will pay)
  • To pass FA introduction to football course (club will pay)

 

Please don't hesitate to contact Daniel Claxton on 07539 119193 or Dan.claxton@branthamathletic.com with any questions or queries.

 

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Great Blakenham Chequers FC are looking for a new manager or management team to take over their SIL team for 2024-25 season as the outgoing managers will be stepping down at the end of this season. 

They are currently in Division Two and looking ideally for a manager/management team with experience of the league.

Both matchday and training will be based in Stowmarket.

If interested, please contact Mark Mcardle on 07940 205640 or email Gbcfcsecretary@gmail.com

 

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Bury Town Community FC are looking to appoint a part-time football coach.

The role is expected to cover five hours per week with a salary of £15-£20 per hour.

For full details click here

 

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Stanton FC are looking for an enthusiastic and passionate coach/es to lead their newly-formed Under-9s youth team going into the new season for 2024-25.

The club values teamwork, sportsmanship and dedication to the sport. They need a coach who shares these same values and is committed to helping their young players develop and thrive. 

They would welcome both experience at coaching youth team level as well as someone looking for an opportunity to gain coaching experience. The club will fund the qualifications required to succeed in this role. 

In this role, you'll work closely with the young players, helping them develop their skills, confidence, and love for the game. A positive attitude, and excellent communication skills are required.

Above all, you should have a genuine passion for working with children and helping them achieve their potential. 

Don't miss this chance to be part of something special. Apply today and help Stanton FC shape the future of their club! 

 If you are interested in finding out more, please contact Gary Newman via stantonfcjuniorreds@outlook.com

 

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Applications are invited for the position of first-team coaches for Claydon Football Club with immediate start.

The club is in the Senior Division and Division Two of the Suffolk & Ipswich League and now requires a manager to run the first team.

The club has fully functional ground facilities with one of the best pitches in the local area, with further investment already secured for additional changing rooms as part of the ongoing improvement and expansion of the club.

Please respond with interest to Tim Carr, the chairman, on 07731 473958 or via email tim.carr@claydon-fc.co.uk

 

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Stanton FC are looking for an enthusiastic and passionate coach/es to lead their newly-formed Under-12s Youth team going into the new season for 2024-25.

 

The club values teamwork, sportsmanship, and dedication to the sport. They need a coach who shares these same values and is committed to helping their young players develop and thrive. 

  

The club would welcome both experience at coaching youth team level as well as someone looking to for an opportunity to gain coaching experience. The club will fund the qualifications required to succeed in this role. 

   

In this role, you'll work closely with the young players, helping them develop their skills, confidence, and love for the game. A positive attitude, and excellent communication skills are required. Above all, you should have a genuine passion for working with children and helping them achieve their potential. 

   

Don't miss this chance to be part of something special. Apply today and help shape the future of the club! 

  

If you are interested in finding out more, please contact Gary Newman via stantonfcjuniorreds@outlook.com

 

 

 

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Stowupland Falcons 'A' have a vacancy for a new manager.

 Do you have a passion for grassroots football?

Want to learn new skills and sporting qualifications?

Then what about joining Stowupland Falcons Football Club as a manager for the men's 'A' team?

The role will involve the weekly management and organisation for fixtures, regular attendance at training and working alongside other club managers.

The 'A' team will provide a valuable pathway from youth football and part of the position will be ensuring that players are identified and transitioned into the senior section of the club when appropriate.

It would ideally suit someone in an adult team, although someone looking to step up from youth football would also be encouraged to apply.

Enthusiasm, commitment and reliability are key.

In return you can get the chance to work towards FA accredited coaching badges, and work with a great football team. The club and the supportive committee will invest in you by paying for coaching badges if needed, as long as you give the club that commitment

Interested or to have an informal chat get in touch via email: adultsection@stowuplandfalconsfc.co.uk or call Adult Section Officer Jonathan Ford on 07974 186569.

 

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Due to a change in circumstances, AFC Kesgrave are now recruiting for a Reserve Team Manager for their side who play in Division Three of the Suffolk & Ipswich League on a Saturday afternoon.

Working closely with the First Team (Division One) and A Team (Division Five) management teams, the club are looking for someone who can bring energy and enthusiasm to the role along with a focus on developing the younger players.

They train as an adult section on a Wednesday evening on the 3G at Kesgrave High School and play their home games at Ipswich School Sports Centre, Rushmere which is one of the best playing surfaces and facilities in the area.

If you are interested in being part of one of the largest and best run clubs in the area, please contact Chairman Dave Collins on dave.afckesgrave@gmail.com for more information. 

 

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Do you have a passion for grassroots football?

Looking for a new challenge as a volunteer?

Want to learn new skills and sporting qualifications?

Then what about joining Stowupland Falcons Football Club as a trainee Assistant Coach for the Men's A team?

Would suit any individual looking to develop a career in grassroots sport or is keen to give something back to the Stowupland sporting community.

No formal experience is necessary - just enthusiasm, commitment and reliability to help out and support the manager on matchdays.

In return you can get the chance to work towards FA accredited coaching badges, and work with a great football team.

Don't worry you don't even need to get involved in the team admin - it's just fresh air, good laughs and being part of a great football team.

Interested or to have an informal chat get in touch with Charlie Rozier on charlierozier1984@gmail com or 07807 405141.

 

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Great Blakenham Chequers are looking for two coaches to take on a new Saturday morning group in Stowmarket, running from 9am-10am.

If you are an existing coach looking for a new challenge or looking to get into coaching, please get in touch for more details.

Contact Mark Mcardle on 07940 205640 or via email Gbcfcsecretary@gmail.com

 

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Chantry Grasshoppers Weetabix Wildcats Girls only session 5–11-year-olds are looking for a female or male adult coach.

Ideally, they should be an FA Level 1 or Introduction to Football Coaching certificate holder.

Alternatively, qualifications can be part funded to help to run the club’s Weetabix Wildcats weekly sessions on a Saturday morning from 9am-10am. 

If you can help, please contact Nick Ward on 07801 968655 or email froggernelaine@aol.com

 

Chantry Grasshoppers Mini Hoppers Section Mixed Boys/Girls session for 3–6-year-olds are looking for two or three volunteers.

Ideally, they should be an FA Level 1 or Introduction to Football Coaching certificate holder.

Alternatively, qualifications can be part funded to run the club’s Mini Hoppers Section which will be restarting on a Saturday morning details times/Venue tbc. 

If you can help, please contact Nick Ward on 07801 968655 or email froggernelaine@aol.com

 

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Bacton United 89 FC are recruiting for the role of 'A' team manager.

Following a successful 2022-23, the club will be playing in Division Five of the SIL this season.

The role will involve the weekly management and organisation for Saturday fixtures, regular attendance at training and working alongside other club managers.

The 'A' team has proven to provide a valuable pathway from Youth football for the club’s junior sides and part of the position will be ensuring that players are identified and transitioned into the Senior section of the club at the earliest opportunity.

You should have existing management and coaching experience within a grassroots club ideally in an adult team though someone looking to step up from Youth football would also be encouraged to apply.

The club can offer a supportive committee, excellent playing and post-match facilities and an existing squad who finished third in Division Six last season.

To apply or for an initial discussion, please contact Paul Evans, the vice chairman, via email paul.k.evans781@gmail.com

 

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Haverhill Town FC require Under-7s and Under-11s managers.

The club have players and assistant coaches but seek managers for both teams.

They play in the Cambridgeshire Colts mini league on Saturday mornings and their home ground is in Haverhill.

If you need your Level 1, the club can pay for it.

Training is on Tuesday nights and games are on Saturday mornings. 

Contact Matthew on 07508 139002 or email ms_watson@live.co.uk

 

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Brantham Athletic are looking for someone to manage their open-age seven-a-side women’s team.

They play in a seven-a-side league at Brantham Leisure Centre on a Sunday, with training sessions on Thursdays from 6.30pm-8.30pm.

Please email dannyclax@gmail.com if interested.

 

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Carlton Colville Town FC are looking to appoint a first-team assistant manager or coach who can be available on matchdays.

 The person should have a willingness to contribute to training sessions and have input on tactics and team selection in addition to assisting the first-team manager with all the necessary tasks involved with running an Anglian Combination League team.

Experience is desirable but not essential.

Coaching badges are also desirable but not essential for the right candidate.

This is a voluntary position.

Anybody interested in the role should email cctfc99@gmail.com

 

Get in Touch

Nick Garnham - Suffolk FA Marketing & Communications Officer

01449 616606 (Mon-Fri, 9am-5pm) / 07508 838181

Email: nick.garnham@suffolkfa.com