Academy Coach - Brighton & Hove Albion FC - Closing date 19 August 2022

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  • Elite Football Performance Centre, Mash Barn Lane, Lancing, UK
  • Aug 05, 2022
Part time, permanent coaching

Job Description

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Job Title: Academy Coach
Employer: Brighton & Hove Albion
Location: The American Express Elite Football Performance Centre, Lancing
Hours: Between 10-20 hours a week
Job Type: Hourly-paid, casual
Deadline Day: 19th August 2022

About us
We are a family run local community club who compete at the highest levels of football on a global stage. Our ambition is to be a top ten Premier League club and a top four Women’s Super League club. A commitment to high performance and high professional standards is at the heart of everything we do.

Coach and develop our elite academy players from U13 through to U16 to prepare for professional football
We are recruiting for a proactive and motivational individual to come and join the team at our category 1 academy based in Lancing. You will plan, prepare and evaluate all sessions and ensure sessions are planned in conjunction with the syllabus. You will identity the needs of individual groups and tailor your delivery as appropriate.

The hours will average from 10-25 hours per week during the football season and will be primarily mid-week evenings, day release sessions and Sunday fixtures.

Your coaching qualifications:
• UEFA B Licence
• FA Module Level 1, 2 and 3
• Valid FA Emergency Aid and Safeguarding

The successful candidate must also be willing to undertake an enhanced DBS CRC (Criminal Background Check).

Our values play a pivotal role in our success
Our values are not just a list of words we expect our colleagues to learn, but a set of filters through which we deliver to each other, our fans, our partners and our sponsors. As a team we live and breathe these values and celebrate them with TEAAM Brighton awards each season.

Our values are:
• Treat People Well
• Exceed Expectations
• Aim High. Never Give Up
• Act with Integrity
• Make it Special

How we say thank you
In return for your hard work and commitment to us, you will receive a package which will include, but not limited to:

• Free on-site parking at the Amex and the training ground
• In-house training programme
• Discounts at the Club superstore and online
• Discounts and benefits from partners and local businesses
• Enhanced club pension scheme (if eligible)

We are a Disability Confident employer
We are committed to supporting candidates with disabilities. If you require any reasonable adjustments to support your application, do not hesitate to get in touch with our People and Culture team.

We champion diversity and equality
We believe the club benefits from engaging with everyone from a variety of backgrounds, allowing us to meet the needs of a diverse audience. Applications from individuals are encouraged regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnership.

Safeguarding is part of everything we do
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults at risk and expect all colleagues and volunteers to share this commitment.

To be considered for this position, you must be able to demonstrate your right to work in the UK.