Volunteer Opportunities


Find the latest grassroots football volunteering opportunities in Sussex.

Saltdean United FC Seeks Coach / Team Manager for U18 team 2019-20 (15/03/19)
Saltdean United FC is a Charter Standard Club and needs an additional volunteer to coach and manage the U18 team for next season. Practice is currently held on a midweek evening with games being played on Sundays. 
The team is long established with a stable squad and is currently playing in the U16 age group in the Sussex Sunday Youth League. The current manager will still be involved with the team but owing to work commitments requires someone to take a leading role in taking the team into the new season.
Coaches should be qualified at FA Level 1 with in date FA Safeguarding Children and FA First Aid at least with an in date FA Criminal Records Check (the latter of which the Club can arrange).
To make an application or to make an enquiry, in the first instance please contact:
Andy Brown on 07792 559490 or via e-mail to Andy.Brown@fdmgroup.com 

Herstmonceux FC are looking for a new 1st team manager to join us at the end of the current season. (14/03/19)
Herstmonceux 1st team currently play in division 1 of the East Sussex Football League. The Club also have a side who play in division 5.
Applications are invited from Managers who have previous experience.
The successful candidate will be more than welcome to become involved in the running of the team with immediate effect in order to gain a greater insight into the challenge involved. For more details please contact: Malcolm York (Chairman) on 07759 163371 or 01323 832023.

Adam Virgo Academy seeking a part-time coach (06/02/19)
The Adam Virgo Academy is seeking to recruit a new part-time coach to work alongside our current team. Applicants should have a minimum of an FA Level 1 qualification and relevant experience of coaching children between ages 5-16 years. You will need to provide all necessary documents for this role when interviewed. The Academy is looking for vibrant, energetic, passionate, organised and responsible coaches to continue the Academy ethos. We are looking to recruit a part time coach that fulfils the required criteria at the earliest opportunity. Day / time required - Fridays 4-6pm at Hassocks, Sussex. 
All applicants please email : FAO Adam Virgo at info@adamvirgoacademy.com

Eastbourne Town Ladies FC are seeking a goal keeper coach (09/01/19)
Eastbourne Town Ladies FC are looking for a goal keeper coach to work with 1st and development team goalkeepers.The candidate will hold a minimum Goalkeeping Level 1, In-date DBS, First Aid and Safeguarding. Would be preferable to have a Goalkeeping level 2. Roles would include; planning and delivery of goalkeeper specific training sessions, suitable warm up and warm down for match days, aid head coach with goalkeeper specific tactical knowledge. This is an excellent opportunity to work at a step 5 Women's club who have great ambition for the future, our coaching team is hardworking and are constantly looking to develop themselves. If you are interested please contact: charliewoodham51@yahoo.com.

Thakeham Village FC seeking Level 1 coaches (13/12/18)
Thakeham Village FC are currently looking for level 1 coaches for our mini soccer and youth teams as well as committee members and match day volunteers at our new ground outside Storrington, West Sussex. All coaches are mentored through our Chairman and non-coaching members supported through our Volunteer Co-ordinator. For more information on the roles or the club in general then please visit www.ThakehamVillageFC.co.uk or e-mail us at Secretary@ThakehamVillageFC.co.uk

BLAGSS (Brighton Lesbian and Gay Sports Society) Women's Football Club are looking for a coach with lots of enthusiasm and able to work with a group with mixed fitness/age/ability (02/11/18)
Thursday's 7:30-9pm at The Manor - 3G Pitch, Manor Road, Brighton.
To attend sessions once or twice a month to help develop the players we have, providing some coaching on passing/shooting/formation & tactics as well as helping some of our goalkeepers. The group is an LGBT-friendly women's group and are happy to work with both male & female coaches. We'd also like the coach to possibly attend some friendly matches/tournaments to give us some insight and analysis moving forward. Payment is available this will be discussed on application for the right person. If you are interested in discussing this opportunity please contact JT or Beena via email: blagss.wfc@gmail.com.

Withdean Youth coaching opportunity (14/07/18)
Withdean Youth are looking for a young dynamic coach to take over their successful U15 boys team for next season 2018-2019. Must be FA Level 1 qualified as minimum. We have a very settled squad of 16, that have competed in Sussex Sunday Youth League Division 2 for 5 years. This is a volunteer role, that would be perfect for a person looking to improve their skills and coaching knowledge. Training is 7-8pm at Dorothy Stringer School 3G pitch on Thursdays, matches are every Sunday morning from September. Pre-season training starts in August. The team has an admin secretary already, so the successful applicant can concentrate on football, not paperwork. You will also be supported by the outgoing coaching team, ensuring you are set up for success. Advanced CRB check will be needed, which we can arrange and pay for. Contact Gavin Shepherd on 07769696337.

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