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Job listing closed on 16 May 2024
18 Apr 2024

Disability Foundation Coach

🇬🇧 London, UK
Full Time
2+ years exp.

DisAbility Foundation Coach (40 Hour Contract)

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an inspiring, enthusiastic and ambitious coach with experience working with children, young people and/or adults with disabilities and additional needs, to join Fulham FC’s official charity.

Working closely with the DisAbility Development Manager, our DisAbility Foundation Coaches are responsible for delivering high quality football, sport and physical education sessions across a varied range of our of community programmes, including but not limited to, our Pan DisAbility Hubs, our Active Autism, DS Badgers, Frame Football, and Blind Football sessions, plus our Pan DisAbility Soccer Schools.

Fulham FC Foundation strives to deliver high quality services and we recognise that our coaches are key to achieving this. Often the first point of contact for a range of stakeholders, they need to adhere to the highest possible standards whilst representing the Foundation in order to maintain and enhance our positive reputation.

We’re seeking applicants who are confident communicators, well-organised and passionate about the purpose of the Foundation. You’ll be required to act as a positive role model, both in terms of your personal conduct and your skills and knowledge, and you’ll need exceptional time management skills plus the ability to act on your own initiative.

The following qualifications & skills are essential:

  • Experience of working with children, young people and/or adults with disabilities or special educational needs.
  • Minimum FA Level 1 coaching qualification
  • FA Emergency First Aid
  • FA Safeguarding Children certificate
  • Ability to travel independently

An FA Level 2 Coaching Certificate, qualifications in other sports and/or disability or Paralympic sports are desirable.

If successful, you will join a vibrant team who are passionate about achieving our mission of building better lives through sport, and you’ll have the opportunity to develop your existing skills via a range of training and development offerings.