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Job Vacancies: Academy Staff Wanted

24 May 2016


Three exciting opportunities have arisen to join Yeovil Town’s academy coaching team.

Job title: Professional Development Phase Lead Coach

Responsible to: Academy Manager

Location:  Huish Park, Yeovil

Job Purpose:  To oversee the development and recruitment of players from the ages 16-18. The role is to oversee the transition of players from the Youth development Phase into the Professional Development Phase. The role holder should then prepare players to enter the Senior Development Phase.

Skills and Knowledge Required:
Hold the minimum of a UEFA A Licence
Prepared to work for self advancement
Must be able to communicate with players aged 5-18 and their parents
Have a sympathetic yet disciplined approach
Create an exciting , safe and enjoyable environment
Be enthusiastic



Job title: Academy Coach

Responsible to: Phase Lead Coach

Location:  Huish Park, Yeovil

Job Purpose:  To develop a specific age group in the philosophy, playing style and value of Yeovil Town Academy. The role holder should implement coaching techniques and tactics shown in the Academy Coaching programme in training sessions and matches.

Skills and Knowledge Required:
Hold the minimum of a UEFA B Licence
Hold or working towards a FA Youth Award
Prepared to work for self advancement
Must be able to communicate with players aged 5-16 and their parents
Have a sympathetic yet disciplined approach
Create an exciting , safe and enjoyable environment
Follow and endorse the Club’s ‘Code of Conduct’ policy
Be punctual at all times
Be enthusiastic



Job title: Academy Goalkeeper Coach

Responsible to: Head of Coaching

Location:  Huish Park, Yeovil

Job Purpose:  To develop the goalkeepers in the philosophy, playing style and values of Yeovil Town Academy. The post holder should implement coaching techniques and tactics shown in the Academy Coaching Programme in training sessions and matches.

Skills and Knowledge Required:
Hold the minimum UEFA B
Working towards FA Goalkeeping B Licence
Prepare to work for self advancement
Must be able to communicate with players aged 5-18 and their parents
Have a sympathetic yet disciplined approach
Create an exciting, safe and enjoyable environment
Be enthusiastic.

For a full job specification for each role please email the Academy at academy@ytfc.net.

Candidates should e-mail their CV and a covering letter to academy@ytfc.net.

Deadline: Friday 10th June

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