Job Title:                    Volunteer Coach

Responsible for:      Girls’ Community Team 

Responsible to:        Girls’ 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