Derby County Football Club has a fantastic opportunity to join our Category One Academy as the Head of Coaching.
Our Academy mission is to identify, develop and support talented young footballers in order for them to achieve their maximum potential in a positive, supportive and professional learning environment.
It is the academy’s vision to provide talented, well balanced young professional footballers for Derby County’s first-team squad and become recognised as the ‘Academy of Choice’ for young players within our local area and beyond. The successful candidate will manage and monitor the implementation and development of the coaching programme to ensure excellence and continuous improvement in all areas, whilst adhering to the EPPP requirements.
The successful candidate will be responsible for the development and delivery of the coaching staff CPD, in line with the Coach Competency Frame Work. You will strive to ensure that coaching staff improve and perform to the best of their potential which consequently, will enable players to achieve their own maximum potential.
Personal Characteristics and Experience:
The safeguarding and welfare of our players is paramount and as such this position is subject to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Criminal Records Check (CRC).