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14 July 2017

Bradford City Football Club is looking to appoint an inspiring full time head of coach development to lead their academy coaching program.

The role will involve running and designing the development program of the academy, which will involve managing and developing the coaches to maximize the potential of the players they work with. To implement a coaching competency framework to progress coaching competence through training needs analysis and development plans.

The successful candidate will conduct coaching sessions with the players at all levels of the academy and observe coach performance to provide feedback to aid development.

If you have the ability to inspire others to develop their skills and deliver football coaching to the highest standard that produces elite footballing talent of the future this is the position for you.

We are looking for an individual who is determined to succeed and who has a proven track record of sports coaching in elite learning or football development.

DBS clearance, safe guarding and protecting children and first aid for sport are essential and the role requires the job holder to have a level 4 sports coaching qualification or equivalent level 4 professional qualifications in people development; ideally this would be the UEFA A Licence qualification in football or Advanced Youth Award. Also desirable is a qualification at degree level in sports science, education, psychology or pedagogy.

To apply for the Head of Coach Development position (Reference 2370) please send a CV and completed application form to: stating your salary expectation and your availability to start.

The deadline for all Applications is: Friday 21st July 2017
Interviews will take place Monday 24and Tuesday 25 July 2017

To download an application form visit




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