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VACANCY - Female Football Development Coach

10 June 2017

Port Vale FC Foundation is looking to appoint a full time female football development coach to join the developing foundation team throughout its community programmes.

Port Vale Foundation is looking for a passionate individual who can lead a team and assist with the expansion of the current coaching delivery within the Foundation. This innovative role will aim to combine the areas of School Sport and participation including the Premier League girls and women’s programme to ensure maximum impact with individuals in the female game.

The candidate will become head coach and hold the main responsibilities for the ladies academy and future development of senior and junior ladies teams.

You will be involved in the delivery of mainly football development and other sporting activities across all themes the foundation delivers. These include Sports participation, Health and Disability, Education and Social Inclusion.

The candidate must understand the importance of planning, delivering and evaluation projects and have a passion for community engagement through the vehicle of a professional Football Club.

All successful candidates must hold a minimum FA level 2 award in coaching football, Youth Award Module 1, an in date FA safeguarding protecting children and First Aid certificate. All coaches will be required to be a member of the FA licensed coaches club holding an enhanced DBS certificate or subject to an enhanced DBS check prior to commencing.

Please see attached the job and person specification.

Closing date for the all applications is Friday 23rd June, 5pm with all interviews taking place wk commencing 3rd July 2017.

For more information or to apply for the position please send a copy of your CV and a covering letter to Port Vale FC Foundation Trust, Port Vale Hamil Road, Burslem, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffs, ST6 1AW or via email to


Job Description - Female Football Development Coach.pdf

Person Spec - Female Football Development Coach.pdf

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