22nd October 2015

Yeovil Town Football Club are looking for Academy Host Families. Be part of Yeovil Town Football Club and earn money by hosting an Academy player.

The role of a ‘host family; is hugely important in underpinning the scholarship programme and aiding the development of young players, helping them strive to obtain a professional playing contract.


• A suitable environment for players to relax and socialize during their stay

• A reasonable amount of privacy – it is acknowledged that the host have the right to clean and inspect

• Adequate toilet, bathing and showering facilities

• A bed with regular change of linen

• Breakfast and evening meals appropriate to young professional athletes, suggestions are available from the club

• The washing of scholars essentials clothes i.e. underwear and light clothing such as t-shirts. (Host familes are not expected to wash heavy items such as jeans unless they are caring for a scholar seven days a week. Training kit wil be washed by the football club)


• A hugely rewarding experience providing a caring ‘home from home’ for our young players

• An opportunity to be involved with your local Football Academy

If you are interested in becoming a host family and would like more details then please email Kelly Roberts at kroberts@ytfc.net

Please include a daytime telephone number and Kelly will be in touch as soon as possible,