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Job vacancy: Part-time academy goalkeeper coach

2 May 2017

We are currently recruiting for a part-time academy goalkeeper coach to work with age groups under 16s-under 21s, based at Brooksby Melton College in Leicestershire.

Location: Brooksby Melton College, Melton Mowbray, LE14 2LJ
Contract: Part-time
Salary: To be discussed during interview process
Closing date: Friday 05 May

An exciting opportunity has arisen at Mansfield Town Football Club's academy for an enthusiastic, proactive and hardworking individual to join our successful academy programme. 

The successful candidate will be responsible for working alongside the Professional Development Phase coaches to deliver and oversee the development of under 16 - under 21 goalkeepers within the academy. 

Hours of work will be specific weekdays and weekends. The candidate will be required to have an excellent understanding of the technical requirements of young goalkeepers with practical coaching experience and also have previous experience of working within a player development programme. 

Key Responsibilities:
-Manage all aspects of the goalkeeping coaching programme within the academy's under 16s - under 21s teams
-Provide individual players with their performance reviews and action plans on a six-weekly programme
-Self-evaluate all sessions delivered within the goalkeepers coaching programme
-To ensure all sessions are logged on the individual player's performance plan on the PMA
-Work closely with all academy staff to discuss individual performance development of the goalkeepers within the academy
-Co-ordination of academy goalkeepers to cover all fixtures in the under 16s - under 21s games 
-Provide coaching staff with assistance and cover within the Wednesday game programme

Essential qualifications
-FA Goalkeeping B Licence
-FA Youth Module 1, 2 and 3
-FA Basic First Aid for Sport
-Enhanced DBS Certificate
-FA Safeguarding Certificate

Desirable experience
-Experience of working within a professional football academy
-Understanding of EPPP and PMA
-FA Goalkeeping A Licence

To apply, please send a covering letter and CV to the academy manager, John Dempster, via e-mail:

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