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Careers - Football

Please see below for our vacancies in regarding to the Soccer School

HEAD OF FOOTBALL

To head up a dynamic football programme for 16-18 year olds at  sites including SGP Graves, SGP Thorncliffe, SGP Westfield and Wednesbury Soccer & Fitness Centre initially.

£35,000 – £40,000 dependent upon qualifications and experience

The programme is open to all school leavers. We currently have three sites in Sheffield and one in Wednesbury, and with plans to expand into other regions across the UK.

You will be directly responsible for the organisation, management and delivery of our Football Academy, ensuring the delivery of excellence in all areas including elite player development and match fixture programme with professional clubs. You will organise and oversee the entry and exit strategy of players, co- ordinate all Academy fixtures, and you will be expected to work closely with Wembley and Etihad UCFB Football Universities and the FA, local schools and junior clubs, parents, teachers, managers, coaches and scouts in order to develop strong relationships.

You must be UEFA B Badge qualified*, hold FA Youth Coaching Modules 1, 2 and 3, be First Aid and Safeguarding trained and certificated. Self-motivation, focussed and the ability to travel the country independently are essential.

Closing date for applications is 5pm on Friday 31st March 2017. Interviews for the position will be held in April. Post commencement expected May/June 2017.

In partnership with Pulse Soccer & Fitness, Leisure United, and Sentinel Leisure Trust.

www.sltrust.co.uk/careers-football or email hr@sentinellt.co.uk

*Or equivalent relevant qualifications / experience

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Football Coaches

 £20,000 to 25,000 per annum / Full time - Permanent

 

We are looking for passionate and motivated Football Coaches to assist in the delivery of our dynamic football programme for 16-18 year olds at each of our sites including SGP Graves, SGP Thorncliffe, SGP Westfield and Wednesbury Soccer & Fitness Centre initially.

You will be responsible for the organisation and delivery of the coaching programme for our Football Academy, ensuring the delivery of excellence in all areas. Your aims are to develop the student’s life skills, but most importantly develop players to give them the opportunity to succeed at a Semi Professional/Professional football team. You will arrange opportunities for students for showcase games to compete against Professional Academies. In addition to these , you will create opportunities for players to compete in trial games in front of leading national and international scouts.

Throughout the course you will use your industry knowledge and experiences to show the students what pressures there are with being a professional footballer. You will highlight key factors for preparation of a game, the types of training required and displaying the correct diet to consume pre and post football matches. 

You will work closely with Wembley and Etihad UCFB Football Universities and the FA, local schools and junior clubs, parents, teachers, managers, coaches and scouts in order to develop strong relationships thus enabling you to deliver the above. 

You must hold FA Youth Coaching Modules 1, 2 and 3, Level 2 in Football Coaching and at least be working towards Level 3. You should be First Aid and Safeguarding trained and certificated. Self-motivation, focussed and the ability to travel independently are essential.

Closing date for applications is 5pm on Friday 5th May 2017. Interviews for the position will be held during May. Post commencement expected August 2017.

In partnership with Pulse Soccer & Fitness, Leisure United, and Sentinel Leisure Trust.

For a full description of the job and to download an application form for completion, please visit www.sltrust.co.uk/careers-football or email hr@sentinellt.co.uk 

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Football Academy Tutor

£20,000 to £25,000 per annum / Full time - Permanent

We are looking for enthusiastic and motivated individuals to teach learners in our unique Football Academy. Our dynamic football programme is open to 16-18 year olds across each of our sites including SGP Graves, SGP Thorncliffe, SGP Westfield and Wednesbury Soccer & Fitness Centre initially, with further plans to expand into other regions across the UK.

We are offering BTEC courses in Sports and Sports & Exercise Science, offering those with an interest in sport, in particular football, the opportunity to gain a qualification to go into employment within the football industry including Sports Rehabilitation, Nutrition, coaching, strength and conditioning, refereeing or onto Higher Education Course/Degree.

As the on-site Tutor you will be responsible for the planning, preparation and successful delivery of the course programmes. You will ensure the provision of an effective and stimulating learning experience, allowing learners to gain the knowledge, understanding and skills that underpin study of the sport and exercise science sector with a key focus on football. You would be required to develop innovative and engaging education programmes offering learners additional breadth and depth to prepare them fully for further study or entry into the football industry, supporting them every step of the way to reach their individual potential. 

You must hold, or be working towards, a teaching qualification, and possess a discipline-specific qualification equivalent to the qualification being delivered. You should be Safeguarding trained and certificated. Self-motivation, focussed and the ability to travel independently are essential.

Closing date for applications is 5pm on Friday 7th April 2017. Interviews for the position will be held later in April. Post commencement expected August 2017.

In partnership with Pulse Soccer & Fitness, Leisure United, and Sentinel Leisure Trust.

For a full description of the job and to download an application form for completion, please visit www.sltrust.co.uk/careers-football or email hr@sentinellt.co.uk 

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