Job Title: Volunteer Coach

Responsible for: Boys’ Community Team

Responsible to: Boys’ Football Co-ordinator


Qualifications: Leaders qualification

SFA Level certification at 1.1/1.2/1.3

Sportscoach UK qualifications

Skills and Attributes Required

Coaches should have the ability to:

· Motivate performers

· Communicate effectively

· Make things FUN.

· Use time efficiently and effectively

· Forward plan

· Develop an appropriate level of technical knowledge

· Observe and analyse skills and make improvements

· Make use of appropriate equipment and adapt if necessary

· Evaluate all coaching sessions

Main Duties:

· To deliver football coaching sessions appropriate to the age and ability of the participants.

· To produce and evaluate session plans for all activities.

· To carry out risk assessments and report any incidents / accidents to the Trust immediately.

· To ensure that all Trust equipment is in good working order and assembled properly – to report to the Trust any equipment that needs attention.

· To ensure that the Trust’s Codes of Conduct are adhered to.

· To keep up-to-date registers for all activities.

· To assist in the cross promotion of Trust activities.

· To attend continuing professional development as required.

· To adhere to National Governing Body (SFA) guidelines.

· Any other task which is deemed necessary by the Trust as it grows