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.

 

 

Moreton Hall Under 8 are looking for a coach with a level 1 or willing to take their level 1 coaching badge.

The side play in the ISYFL on a Sunday morning.

Anyone interested can contact Adrian Crowe on 07557794358.

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Football Coach at Hills Road Sixth Form College in Cambridge

Fixed Term, Part-time

6 hours per week

£21.43 per hour (£4,800 p.a.)

Hills Road Sixth Form College are looking for an experienced part-time coach (approximately six hours per week) to coach their college women’s football team.  

This involves working alongside a team of three other coaches, running pre-season trials, team coaching and selecting squads. The team plays in AoC Sport leagues and Cup and the U19 English Schools. 

The team trains on Tuesdays between 11.30am and 1.30pm, and matches take place on Wednesday afternoons. Attendance sheets and records need to be kept. 

The post is a fixed-term contract starting on September 5th and runs until May 31st.  However, if the season extends into the summer term, then payment will be made for these sessions.

The Sport Department at Hills Road Sixth Form College is highly successful.  It works in a supportive environment which values academic as well as sporting excellence. 

There are three members of teaching staff delivering A level, four support staff and a further 12 part time staff that contribute to the delivery of the Enrichment programme/College sport. 

The College has a strong sporting tradition and runs very successful teams in all major games.  Whilst striving for sporting excellence the Department fully supports sport equity and encourages all students, irrespective of gender and ability, to realise their full potential. 

The Department offers a wide variety of sporting activities as part of the Enrichment programme, so that the elite and social player are equally provided for.

Closing date: Wednesday, September 14th at 9am  

Interviews: Tuesday, September 20th

If you are interested in this role, please send your CV to recruitment@hillsroad.ac.uk

 

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Chantry Grasshoppers Football Club are looking for two volunteer coaches to run their Weetabix Wildcats Girls 5-11 year old sessions.

One of the coaches must have an FA Level One coaching qualification and the club can arrange FA DBS checks for both. 

These are to help run their Saturday morning sessions in Ipswich:

Weetabix Wildcats from 9am-10am for 5-11 year olds.

Also a additional new TBC Squad Girls from 10am-11am for 12-14 year olds.

If you are interested in helping please contact Nick Ward on 07801 968655 or email froggernelaine@aol.com for more information.

 

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Debenham Youth FC require volunteer coaches for their 8-9-year-olds mixed team.

Qualifications are a bonus, but full training can be provided by the club.

For more information, please contact chairman Simon Sparrow on 07769 588630 or email dyfcchair@gmail.com

 

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Woodbridge Town Youths Under-15s Whites are looking to add to their coaching team.

Having lost a coach to a team in a higher division they are looking to add to their team.

They will be playing in Division Two of the Suffolk Youth Football League on Saturday mornings in the forthcoming season and will train on Thursday evenings.

Anyone interested should contact Shem on 07919 073482.

 

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First Team Manager Wanted – Hundon FC are searching for an enthusiastic, committed, hard-working manager to come in and help progress the club forward.

The club are finalising Football Foundation funding to progress their own purpose-built changing pavilion and offer the platform for someone to really develop the club for the future.

The person will have an active voice within the club by participating with the committee on all football matters.

The position will be fully supported by the club with further personal development and funding for continued FA recognised coaching badges for the individual/s.

The club are ambition in their growth and planning for the new season is well underway with five pre-season friendlies organised, updating the playing kits, teamwear and equipment ready for the new manager to come in.  

The club have also been successful with grant funding for Grass Pitch Maintenance and hope to move this section of the club further forward in the future as they see that the playing surface is as important for the club and equally the whole village.

Hundon FC first team are currently playing in the Kershaw Senior A league and the club’s ambition is to be playing within the Kershaw Premier Division within the future.

The club development plan is ever growing and with the right person can help facilitate the club to be sustainable for another 100 years plus.

The club is run by very good people within the club’s structure, and all have the same goal which is to get people playing football and enjoying themselves.

The new manager will walk into a well-run football club and believe this would be a very good opportunity for someone to come in and take the reins and have the full support of all within the club.

If this is of interest to you or you would like a chat about anything mentioned above please contact Rod Gaffan via email at rodgaffan@hotmail.co.uk

 

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Great Blakenham Chequers are in need of two Youth football coaches to work with the club’s ‘Mini Chequers’ which takes place on a Saturday morning from 9am-10am at Whitton Sports Centre in Ipswich.

If you are looking to get into grassroots football or looking for a new club/challenge they would love to hear from you.

Please contact Mark Mcardle on 07940 205640 or email gbcfcsecretary@gmail.com

 

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Haverhill Town Under-17s require an assistant manager.

All DBS, Safeguarding and first aid courses will be paid for by the club.

They train on Wednesday nights at Mottsfield, Haverhill, Suffolk and play on Saturday mornings in the Cambridgeshire and District Colts League.

If you are interested contact Matthew on 07508 139002 or email ms_watson@live.co.uk

 

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Old Newton United FC have a vacancy for a manager to take on the running of their Reserve Team for the 2022-23 season.

FA Level 1 coaching would be advantageous; however, this is not essential. Assistance to obtain the level 1 will be given to the right candidate and paid for by the club.

As a Senior club with fantastic facilities Old Newton Utd FC pride themselves in assisting their management teams by ensuring that all off field matters are sorted, enabling the managers to concentrate on the real job in hand of managing players and match-day matters.

Over the last few seasons, the club have continued to invest significant money on their facilities and apparel to be the best off the pitch as any team competing in the SIL.

They view this position as a key appointment in the club to progressing their up-and-coming youngsters to integrate them into the club structure.

If you are interested in knowing more, with potential to taking on this role please contact the Chairman, Stuart Ager.

Telephone: 07471 907066 or email: stuartager77@gmail.com  

 

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Bury Town FC are looking for coaches for their Under-14 and Under-15 EJA teams for the forthcoming season.

The U14s & U15s train on a Tuesday evening the West Suffolk all-weather pitch from 6-8pm and play games on a Sunday morning at Skyliner 3G in the Eastern Junior Alliance. 

UEFA B coaches would be paid £90a week, and Level 2 coaches would be paid £70 a week.

If interested, please contact Rick Boreham, Bury Town FC Development Officer, via email rick.boreham@yahoo.com

 

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Felixstowe & Walton United Under-10 Whites Girls (2022-23) are a newly formed and exciting team who are in need of a new coach or two to help them on their football journey.

From September they will be playing in the Suffolk Girls’ & Women’s Football League (SGWFL) and fixtures will be on a Sunday morning at The AGL Arena, Dellwood Ave (formerly the Goldstar Ground).

Training can be decided between the new coach and parents to hopefully suit all.

Any interest and for more information please contact Stuart Gordon on07453 963697 or via email flashski@hotmail.com

  

Felixstowe & Walton United Under-12 Girls (2022-23) are a well-established team who are in need of a new head coach to continue their football Journey.

They do currently have a shift working assistant coach to help when available.

They play in the Suffolk Girls’ & Women’s Football League (SGWFL) and their league fixtures will be played on Sunday mornings at The AGL Arena, Dellwood Ave (formerly the Goldstar Ground).

They currently have training on a Wednesday 6pm-7pm and Sunday 9.30am-10.30am at Coronation Park.

Any interest and for more information please contact Stuart Gordon on 07453 963697 or via email flashski@hotmail.com

 

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Moreton Hall Youth FC Under-8s require a manager for their side playing in the Ipswich & Suffolk Youth Football League this coming season.

They have a side in place but the manager has changed his job and can no longer commit to running the team.

Please contact Adrian Crowe, the club chairman, via crowe.a1@sky.com

 

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Bury Town FC are looking for an enthusiastic and committed coach to join a great line-up of experience coaches to manage teams that play games in the Ipswich and Suffolk Youth Football League on a Sunday morning.

 

FA Level 1 qualification and coaches kit will be covered in full.

 

The successful coach will receive in depth support from the club’s highly experienced development officer and experienced coaches.

 

If interested, please contact Jason Day, the club’s Youth secretary, on 07860 786175 or via email jason@burytownfc.co.uk

 

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Carlton Colville FC are seeking a new manager to manage their A/Development team, who play in the Lowestoft and District Division Two on Saturday afternoons.

This is an excellent and exciting opportunity for anyone who would like to get involved in management.

There will be full support offered on and off the field by the club.

Carlton Colville are a very successful and well-run club, with opportunities for both players and staff to progress within the club to higher positions if they wish to.

The club are an Adult club Charter Standard club.

The club hope to continue progressing both on and off the field.

If interested, please contact cctfc99@gmail.com or call 07936 028592.

 

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Bramford United FC first team are looking for a joint/assistant coach for the 2022-23 season.

Games are played at Acton Road where there are great facilities.

Any interested parties should please email jayne7468@hotmail.com for further details.

 

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Haverhill Town FC Women require a manager.

They are a newly-formed team and are looking for a manager to take on the team.

They will be playing in the Cambridgeshire Women’s & Girls’ football League in the 2022-23 season.

Training is on Thursday nights at Mottsfield Playing Field from 7.30pm-8.30pm and home games will be played at Mottsfield Playing Field.

For any information contact Matthew on 07508 139002.

 

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East Bergholt United FC require a first-team manager.

Due to Leighton Chenery deciding to step down, the club are looking for a new first-team manager.

Leighton did a fantastic job over the last three years, culminating in last season guiding the team to two semi-finals and a fourth-placed finish.

Dale Vince (first team coach) has committed for another season, so the club are now welcoming applicants for the first team manager’s role.

This is a fantastic opportunity for an ambitious manager to work with a fantastic group of talented young players and build on the foundations built last year.

You will also have the support of a strong youthful committee and a be part of a club going from strength-to-strength.

Candidates can contact chairman Cieran Dadds via email at Cierandadds@hotmail.com or on 07736 030072.

 

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DAFA Youth Under-8s, who are based in Ipswich, require new coaches.

The team play in the Suffolk Youth Football League on Saturday mornings.

If interested, please contact Denis Angell on 07527 013620 or via email denisangell1965@gmail.com

 

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Woodbridge Town Under-17s are looking for a coach / assistant for the 2022-23 season.

No previous coaching experience is required but an interest in wanting to help develop a team as they move into U17s / U18s football.

Matches are on Saturday mornings in the Suffolk Youth Football League and the team train on Monday evenings.

Please contact Theo on theosims95@googlemail.com for any extra information.

 

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Thurlow Nunn League Premier Division side Long Melford FC are looking for an ambitious coach to join their new-look backroom team ahead of the coming season. 

Ideally you would have (or be working towards) your UEFA C/Level 2 qualifications but most importantly is that you have a desire to coach, support and develop players as part of a team who are focused on improving on and off the pitch. 

Duties to include assistance in training and matches, including warm-ups, session plans and tactical decisions across first, reserves and U18s teams. 

This is a great opportunity to join a progressive, forward thinking group at a Step 5 club.

To apply send your details to first-team manager David Hennessey via email club@longmelfordfc.com

 

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Stowupland Falcons Under-14s Yellow are looking for a new coach to be involved on training and match days.

It would be great if the coach was keen on goalkeeper training in particular, but more importantly keen to help progress the team, who play on Saturday mornings in the Suffolk Youth Football League.

If interested, please contact Andy Crocker on 07925 109747 or via email andy.crocker69@gmail.com

 

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Cavendish FC are looking for a first-team manager/coach for their Essex & Suffolk Border League Division One side next season (2022-23).

The club has had previous success in both league and county cup competitions and their current manager is stepping down after six years.

  • Experience of first-team management is preferred, although they club would consider those having previous successes with reserve teams too.
  • Having a DBS check is essential, so either already have an up-to-date one, or be prepared to complete one when joining the club
  • Previous coaching experience is much preferred, although this could be discussed with those working towards qualifications. Duties to include assistance in training and matches, including warm-ups, session plans and tactical decisions.
  • There is scope for the roles to be either individual or shared. Interested parties invited to discuss this with the committee.
  • Must be able to attend both training sessions, and match days on Saturday afternoons.
  • Contact the club secretary Sean Curran via email or telephone for further information, details below:
  • Email S.c.curran@talk21.com   telephone 07958 334059.

 

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Woodbridge Town FC are looking for a Qualified Assistant Coach to support the Head Coach of the Women’s squad.

Must be available on Thursday evenings and Sunday afternoons at a minimum and hold basic qualifications or be willing to work towards obtaining Coaching Certification

 A DBS is mandatory as are FA Safeguarding and Basic First Aid.

 Please contact Charlie on 07548 287 960 or via email imocharlie@hotmail.com

 

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Chantry Grasshoppers FC Under-13s (next season's U14s) are looking for a new manager/coach to take over their current squad of players.

The team, who are based in Ipswich, play in the Suffolk Youth Football League on Saturday mornings.

If you are interested or know someone who might be please contact Nick Ward on 07801 968655 or email froggernelaine@aol.com 

 

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Carlton Colville Town FC Due to an imminent backroom staff restructure at the end of the current playing season, the club are currently welcoming applications for the following positions in the club for the 2022-23 season:

 

  • First Team Manager (Anglian Combination)
  • Reserve Team Manager (Lowestoft & District)
  • Coaching staff

 

Please email Cctfc99@gmail.com or Carl.baldry@smiths-timber.co.uk to register your interest.

 

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St Johns Youth FC are looking for coaches to take on the following age groups for the 2022-23 season – Under 6, Under 7, Under 8 and Under 9.

They are a family-friendly club playing out of the Gainsborough area in Ipswich. They have training facilities at Ipswich Academy and play home matches at Gainsborough Sports Centre.

The club are passionate about developing all players while having fun in an encouraging and safe environment.

If you are a qualified coach, interested in becoming a coach or even a parent looking to take your first steps into grassroots football, please contact the club via email at Stjohnsyouthfc@hotmail.com or by text on 07854 921703.

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Great Blakenham Chequers are looking to add a couple of youth coaches to help support existing teams. 

If you have a passion and enthusiasm for football and helping young children develop the club would love to hear from you.

Games are on Saturday mornings and home fixtures are played at Whitton Sports Centre in Ipswich. 

Please contact Mark Mcardle on 07940 205640 or email Gbcfcsecretary@gmail.com

 

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Kirton Athletic FC are looking for a first team manager/coach for their Macron SIL Division Two side next season (2022-23).

The club are slowly trying to rebuild and are looking boost and expand the club with driven, ambitious and positive people.

  • Experience of first-team management is preferred, although they club would consider those having previous successes with reserve teams too.
  • Having a DBS check is essential, so either already have an up-to-date one, or be prepared to complete one when joining the club
  • Previous coaching experience is much preferred, although could be discussed with those working towards qualifications. Duties to include assistance in training and matches, including warm-ups, session plans and tactical decisions.
  • There is scope for the roles to be either individual or shared. Interested parties invited to discuss this with the committee.
  • Must be able to attend both training sessions, and matchday on Saturday afternoons, as well as be involved with social and fundraising events throughout the season

Please contact Rob Armstrong, Kirton Athletic chairman, if you are interested. The email is: kirtonathletic@gmail.com

 

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Chantry Grasshoppers FC are looking for additional coaches to help with their current Under-8 and Under-9 age group teams.

Training for both teams is held on Thursday nights and games are played on Saturday mornings in the Suffolk Youth Football League.

if you know of anyone who might be interested in helping, please contact Nick Ward on 07801 968655 or via email froggernelaine@aol.com

 

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Suffolk Positive Futures are looking for experienced, self-employed football coaches to join their project in Suffolk in a paid role.

 

The project aims to transform young people’s lives and make a significant impact on reducing crime while promoting positive emotional wellbeing.

 

As a football coach on the project, you will support Suffolk Positive Futures by helping to deliver a programme of sports-based activities to young people aged 10-19 in the evening with opportunities also during the school holidays.

 

The emphasis is on raising young people's aspirations and self-esteem while developing healthier lifestyles. Ipswich and Lowestoft are the main areas of the project but session delivery also takes place in Haverhill, Leiston, Hadleigh, Sudbury, Newmarket, Brandon and Mildenhall.

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

 

ESSENTIAL CRITERIA

  • Minimum of a Level 1 governing body coaching certificate (e.g FA Level 1 certificate) or equivalent sports coaching qualification
  • First Aid qualification
  • Experience of coaching sport to young people
  • Experience in supervision of groups of children
  • Good communicator and organiser
  • An awareness of equal opportunities and equality and diversity
  • Self-motivated
  • Understanding of the needs of socially excluded young people
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Access to your own transport and a full driving licence
  • Location: Countywide
  • Pay: Good rates of pay
  • Hours: TBC
  • Managed by: Suffolk Positive Futures Project Manager 

For further information please contact Paul.Knight@catch-22.org.uk or Michael.chaplin@catch-22.org.uk

 

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Ufford Sports FC are looking for a reserve team manager.

The reserves are a new side this season and are looking for a committed manager, who must attend training on a Tuesday night and attend match days on a Saturday afternoon.

If you are interested, please contact Dean on 07388 861708.

 

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Moreton Hall Youth FC have a vacancy for a coach to assist the manager of their Under-11 side on match days and with training.

They play in the Ipswich Sunday Youth Football League on Sundays and home games are played at Heldhaw Road in Bury St Edmunds.

Training is held in Bury St Edmunds at Sybil Andrews Academy on Tuesday evenings from 6pm-7pm.

If interest, please contact Adrian Crowe, the club chairman, on 07557 794358.

 

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Haverhill Town Under-16s require an assistant manager.

They play in the Bluebird U16 league in the Cambridgeshire Colts section.

The team train on Wednesday nights at Samuel Ward from 6-7pm and play their matches on Saturday mornings.

This is a voluntary role and the club will require you to have the relevant first aid and safeguarding certificates in place - you can take these on the FA website. They will also pay for your DBS check. Level 1 is not essential.

If you're interested please contact Matthew on 07508 139002 or via email ms_watson@live.co.uk

 

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Foxhall United are now looking for a coach to help with the running of the team.

Duties will include assistance in training and matches including warm-ups, session plans and tactical decisions.

This is an opportunity for a Level 1 coach looking to get involved with an adult team

Training is at Ipswich School Sports Centre on Thursdays from 8.30pm-9.30pm and matches are on Sunday mornings at 10.30 . Their home ground is at Timperleys in Hintlesham. 

For more details please call the manager Richard Austin on 07506 864465 or email ric482@outlook.com

 

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Capel Plough FC are looking for an Under-8s Girls' team coach.

FA training will be available for the right person and a DBS check will be required, with the cost covered by the club. All equipment will be provided. No experience necessary. 

Training can be arranged on a night of choice, and full support from the club will be provided.

For more information, please contact Marc Dawson on 07799 382656 or marc.capelploughfc@gmail.com

Capel Plough FC are also looking for an Under-10s Girls' team assistant coach.

FA training will be available for the right person and a DBS check will be required, with the cost covered by the club. No experience necessary.  

For more information, please contact Marc Dawson on 07799 382656 or marc.capelploughfc@gmail.com

 

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Mildenhall Town Reserves, who play as Mildenhall Town Youth in the Kershaw Senior B League, require a new manager.

Matches are played on Saturday afternoons, with home fixtures taking place at Barton Mills.

They train with the first team at the new hub in Mildenhall on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 7.30pm to 8.30pm, although if the first team have a match on a Tuesday then it’s just a Thursday that week. 

If interested, please contact Ricky Cornish, the first team manager, on 07834 315464.

 

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Stradbroke Youth FC require a coach for their Under-10s team.

Training is on Thursday evenings at Stradbroke Playing Field at 6pm and matches are played in the Ipswich & Suffolk Youth Football League on Sunday mornings.

FA training will be available for the right person and a DBS check will be required, with the cost covered by the club.

For more information on the above, please contact Sharon Muttock (secretary) or Colin Muttock (head coach) on 01728 628078 (home) or 07765 273463 or email syfcsecetary@outlook.com

 

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Felixstowe & Walton United FC are urgently looking to appoint an Academy Football Coach,

The appointment will be for approx. 10 hours per week and the salary will be £13 an hour.

The successful candidate will be responsible for all coaching sessions with a particular squad within the Academy, which falls in line with the coaching philosophy, vision and values of the Academy.

They will work closely with the Academy, tutor and all other club staff members.

Essential Criteria

  • Level 2 or UEFA B coaching qualification
  • FA Youth Modules (working towards)
  • FA Safeguarding & FA Emergency Aid
  • Must live within 30 miles of Suffolk
  • Current DBS

 

Administrative Details

  • Hours of Work: 10hrs per week including matchdays (Wednesday)
  • Department: Academy
  • Location: 4A Dellwood Avenue, Felixstowe, Suffolk, IP11 9HT & Inspire Suffolk, Ipswich, IP3 9QX.
  • Responsible to: Academy Director

 

Felixstowe & Walton Football Club is an equal opportunities employer. The club are committed to the equality of opportunity within their own organisation and encourage a similar commitment from every other organisation they deal with.

Please note you will be required to provide proof of all relevant certificates and qualifications. This post will be subject to an enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Only applicants selected for interview will be contacted

Experience:

  • Football coaching, plus other sources of income: 2 years (Required)

 

Licence:

  • Level 2 or UEFA B coaching qualification (Required)
  • Has own transport & UK driving (Preferred)
  • Minibus licence (Preferred)

 

Language:

  • English (Required)

 

Please send your applications to rhys.henry@wearescl.co.uk or call 07384 812922 for further information

 

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Felixstowe & Walton United FC Under-11 Girls require a new coach.

If you have ever thought of becoming a football coach or are already qualified and looking for a new adventure, the club’s U11 Girls’ Sunday team are looking for a new coach to take them over to continue their footballing journey.  

They have been playing together for over a year now and are very settled in.  

They play matches on Sunday mornings and training would be on a day to suit you. 

DBS Checks, First Aid, Safeguarding & FA Level 1 qualifications will be covered by the club and you will receive support from their experienced coaches. 

If you are interested, please contact Stuart Gordon - Head of Girls & Women’s Football - on 07453 963697 or email flashski@hotmail.com

 

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Haverhill Rovers Under-14s are seeking a new manager/coach.

The team currently play in the Cambridge District & Colts League and would be looking for someone who is an enthusiastic coach.

The manager preferably should have a Level 1 or above certificate, however the club will support any individuals who need to complete this.

If interested, please contact Kayleigh Steed on 07772 097974 or kayleighsteed@thenewcroft.co.uk

 

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Bacton United 89 Under-8s are looking for a new manager.

They play in the Suffolk Youth Football League on Saturday mornings.

Training can be arranged on a night of choice, and full support from the club will provided.

If interested, please contact Simon Sykes on 07917 833726 or email slhd.sykes@sky.com

 

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Felixstowe & Walton United Under-10s are looking for help running their established 7-a-side team for the new season.

You would be assisting the manager this season with training and getting team ready pre-match. The goal would be to take full control by this time next season.

The Level 1 coaching qualification is preferred but not essential and the club can put the successful applicant through the required courses.

If interested, please contact Damian on 07854 120940.

 

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Bury Town Football Club are looking for an enthusiastic and committed coach to join a great line-up of experience coaches to manage an U12 team that play games in the Ipswich and Suffolk Youth Football League on a Sunday morning.

FA Level 1 qualification and coaches kit will be covered in full.

The successful coach will receive in depth support from the club’s highly experienced development officer and experienced coaches.

If interested, please contact Jason Day, the club’s Youth secretary, on 07860 786175 or via email jason@burytownfc.co.uk

 

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Chantry Grasshoppers Under-8s are looking for a coach to assist with training and match days on a Thursday evening and Saturday morning. 

A Level 1 qualification is not essential for the role as there will be an opportunity to complete this in the near future. 

The position would be perfect for anyone looking to get into coaching and wanting to gain or further existing experience, working alongside the lead coach, assisting with training sessions and match day duties. 

Please contact either David on 07825 139763 or Nick via email froggernelaine@aol.com

 

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Whitton United are looking for an Under-9s manager for the forthcoming season.

Training is usually on a Wednesday evening and they play on Saturday morning in the Suffolk Youth Football League.

For more information, please contact Maxine Barnes on 07557 550363 or via email maxine1barnes@yahoo.co.uk

 

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Needham Market Football Club are seeking an ambitious manager for their successful Under-15 Eastern Junior Alliance team.

All training and matches take place on the club's fantastic 3G facility and the role will be supported by Academy staff. 

If interested, please contact Robert Peace (Academy Director) on 07738 084223 or via email info@needhammarketacademy.com

 

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Woodbridge Town FC are looking for coaches to get involved with their girls’ teams, either running a team, or as a casual coach with their Little Woodpeckers on a Saturday morning.

Please contact Simon on 07816 979442 or email wtfc_girls@outlook.com

 

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Felixstowe & Walton United are looking for an enthusiastic coach to take control of the club’s Under-11s team.

The team is established and is ready for the up-and-coming season where they will be moving to 9v9.

Level 1 preferred but not essential and the club can put the successful applicant through the required online courses.

If interested, please contact Tamlyn Ward on 07787 918014.

 

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Haverhill Town Under-16s are seeking an assistant manager.

They will be playing in the U16s Bluebird league this season. A

coach with at least a  level 1 would be ideal but not essential.

If interested, please contact Matthew on 07508 139002 or ms_watson@live.co.uk or @U16sHTown 

 

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Bacton United 89 are looking for a coach for a new under-8s team.

Training can be arranged on a evening, or Sunday morning to suit the right person.

Games are on Saturday mornings.

Full support will be provided, and the cost of The FA Introduction to Football Coaching course covered.

Any questions or if interested contact Simon Sykes via shld.sykes@sky.com or 07917 833726.

 

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Ransomes Sports FC are actively looking for a manager(s) / coach(es) to take their boys into Saturday morning U18 football next season within the Suffolk Youth Football League.

A hungry and coachable group already assembled is a great opportunity for anyone aspiring.

Please contact Ben Deacon on 07540 936639.

 

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Wickham Market Knights are looking for an under-8s coach to take their team forward for the 2021-22 season.

The club will pay for the successful applicant to take their Level 1 Coaching Course if they are not already qualified.

Please contact Adam Smith on 07921 495785 or via email adamsmith42@hotmail.co.uk

 

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Chantry Grasshoppers FC Under-18s, who play in the Ipswich & Suffolk Youth Football League on Sundays, are looking for a new manager and coach.

The position would suit an FA Level 1 coach who would like the challenge of running the club’s current side.

Home games and training are held at Chantry Academy Sports Centre in Ipswich.

For more information, please contact Nick Ward on 07801 968655 or email froggernelaine@aol.com

 

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Bramford Phoenix United are looking for coach for their tiny soccer group and their Under-13 team.

Full training will be given if needed. 

They train and play at Acton Road playing fields in Bramford, near Ipswich.

 For more information please contact jayne7468@hotmail.com

 

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Sporting 87 are committed to providing the highest quality of football provision possible.

The Bury St Edmunds-based club aim to help you better yourself in life, not just football.

As a club they are proud to support their coaches by putting them through the FA coaching courses, helping the club to deliver the highest quality football coaching to their players.

Whether you have been coaching for years and have previous coaching qualifications or whether you are looking to get into football coaching for the first time, Sporting 87 would love to support you in your coaching journey.

If you want Sporting 87 to play a part in If you want Sporting 87 to play a part in your coaching development, email Admin@Sporting87.co.uk with your name and contact details, or give the club office a call on 01284 747222.

 

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Great Blakenham FC

Under-10s joint manager The club are looking for a joint manager to support existing manager who will not be able to attend every game next season.

The team play on Saturday mornings in Suffolk Youth Football League.

Home games are at Great Blakenham recreation ground and they train one night in the week on a day and time TBC.

Veterans’ team manager The club are looking for a manager to continue their strong Veterans’ team who play in Division Three of the Norfolk & Suffolk Veterans’ League.

The team play on Sunday afternoons every couple of weeks.

Home games are played at Great Blakenham recreation ground. 

If you would be interested in either of the above vacancies please contact club secretary Mark Mcardle on 07940 205640 or via email Gbcfcsecretary@gmail.com

 

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Old Newton United FC have a vacancy for a manager to take on the running of their A-team.

Previous experience of coaching, managing or someone who is looking to develop from youth to adult football, with FA level 1 coaching would be advantageous, however this is not essential. Assistance to obtain the level 1 will be given to the right candidate and be paid for by the club.

As a Senior club with fantastic facilities Old Newton Utd FC pride themselves in assisting their management teams by ensuring that all off-field matters are sorted enabling the managers to concentrate on the real job in hand of managing players and match-day matters.

Over the last few seasons, the club have continued to invest significant money on their facilities and club apparel to be the best off-the-pitch as any team competing in the SIL.

The club view this position as a key appointment to develop their up-and-coming youngsters and integrate them into the club structure.

If you are interested in knowing more, with potential to taking on this role please contact the Chairman, Stuart Ager. Telephone: 07471 907066 or email: stuartager77@gmail.com

 

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Norwich City FC are looking for casual coaches to join their Regional Development Programme in the Suffolk Area.

They are looking for an experienced and enthusiastic coach for their sessions on Monday evenings at AFC Sudbury, working with a range of ages at their new Player Development Centre 5.30pm-7pm.

This is a paid position and full NCFC kit with be provided.

Ideal candidates will have minimum of FA level 2 and experience coaching within a youth development environment.

There are also other positions available across their programme, for any other interested coaches, as they continue to expand in Suffolk and Cambridgeshire.

If you are interested in this position, please email carla.dickinson@canaries.co.uk with your coaching CV.

 

 

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Leiston St Margaret’s FC are looking for a new management team to take charge of their first team who currently play in the Senior Division of the Macron SIL.

They would ideally hold their Level 1 but all candidates will be considered.

They would need to take control of the first team on match days and run training, currently held on a Wednesday, for both the first team and Reserves.

To discuss this opportunity further please contact Sam Cloke on 07736 332246 or email the secretary via anitacloke@gmail.com

 

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Chantry Grasshoppers FC, current Suffolk Youth Football League Saturday morning Under-11s (next season U12s), are looking for a new management to take over their current squad of 13 players going forward into next season. 

If you know of anyone who might be interested please contact Nick Ward on 07801 968655 or email froggernelaine@aol.com

 

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Stowmarket Town are looking for coaches for their Saturday Club for next season.

The Saturday Club takes place on Saturday mornings from 9.30am- 10.30am at Chilton Community Primary School.

Age groups are Under 8s, Under 9s and Under 11s. 

Please contact Mandy Smith on 07799 384471 or via email bluebyrd555@hotmail.com

 

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Mildenhall Town Football Club are searching for a Level 1/2 qualified coach to work alongside their new U18s manager.

The team train on Tuesday evenings in Mildenhall and games are on Thursday nights in the Thurlow Nunn Youth League Cambridge Division.

The position would suit someone enthusiastic and looking to progress the coaching pathway.

If you are interested please contact Ross Elliott on 07810 715073 or email rosselliott2003@yahoo.com

 

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Great Blakenham FC have the following positions available for the 2021-22 season.

• A manager for their new Saturday Reserve team that will be entering the SIL and playing on Saturday afternoons.

• A new coaching assistant for their Under-8s team. An enthusiastic individual is required to support the existing manager, playing games on a Saturday morning and training one evening day TBC, home games played at Great Blakenham recreation ground

• Three coaches to help develop their Kids’ Club (Under 5s-Under 7s). Coaches needed to help deliver fun and enjoyable football sessions to help children develop the skills and knowledge of the game on Saturday mornings at Great Blakenham recreation ground 10am-11am.

 

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Beccles Town FC have a vacancy for an Under-18 Manager (voluntary).

Based in North Suffolk, Beccles Town are a FA Charter Standard club with very good facilities both at College Meadow and their full-size 3G pitch based over the road at The Nest.

Beccles Town U18s play in the Thurlow Nunn Youth League and play their home games on a Thursday evening and away games are either Wednesdays or Thursdays.

The club have been offering an U18 provision over the for last six seasons; it’s a vital step in the pathway for the club’s young players to come from U16 football and progress into adult football. They have had many players over this time who have gone onto be regular players for all their adult teams

Beccles Town are looking for someone to come into their adult management team (First Team, Reserves, A Team, U18) and support the development, pathway and opportunities for the young players.

They are looking for someone who will maintain honesty and integrity at all times when working with young players at the club. The chosen candidate will also work with the club’s junior section by supporting the U16s to aid the progression of players and make it a smooth transition into U18 football.

The candidate will possess a passion for local football, football coaching and supporting the club in its overall position.

All interviews will be held via a Zoom call.

To apply for this job please send a letter stating your experience and why you would like to take this role on along with a copy of your CV to markjermey@becclestownfc.org.uk

Closing Date for applications is Friday, March 26th.

 

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Great Blakenham Chequers Sunday side are looking for a new manager for their team who play in Division One of the Ipswich Sunday Football League.

They are looking for someone who is committed and reliable and loves their football.

Experience is preferred, with a strong squad of players in place already playing at a good level.

For more details contact Mark Mcardle on 07940 205640 or via email Gbcfcsecretary@outlook.com 

 

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Ipswich Town Community Trust are seeking a Goalkeeper coach for their sessions on Monday evenings at Needham Market FC, working with a range of ages (U9-U16) from 5pm-8pm.

This is a paid position, and coaches must have a minimum Level 1 in Coaching Goalkeepers award.

There are also other positions available across their programme for any other interested coaches, as they continue to expand.

Interested parties to email Community@Itfc.co.uk

 

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Great Blakenham Chequers are looking to add a new coach, starting from January, to help out with their Under-7 side and to work alongside the current manager to continue the players’ development and prepare them for fixtures next season.

No experience is necessary, just a love for football and enjoying working with the players.

If you are interested get in touch with Mark Mcardle, the club secretary, via email: gbcfcsecretary@outlook.com

 

 

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A newly-qualified coach is looking for an opportunity with a under-11 Sunday morning side  in the Ipswich area.

If interested, please contact Ian Farthing via email beanie.8@ntlworld.com

 

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Stowmarket United under new management are now looking for an assistant to help with the running of the team.

Duties will include assistance in training and matches including warm ups, session plans and tactical decisions.

This is an opportunity for an up-and-coming coach to work under a Level 2 coach currently involved with a professional football set up.

This would be ideal for a Level 1 coach looking to make steps towards a second badge.

Training is at Needham Market on Fridays from 8pm-9pm and matches are on Sunday mornings.

For more details please call the manager Liam De Silva 07568 461686 or email Liam.desilva@icloud.com

 

 

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