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Saints Foundation bring Southampton FC to the heart of the community, using the power of the club and our passionate team to help fulfil individual potential and make Southampton a better place to live for all.

What will you be doing?

You’ll be working closely with Active Through Football Coordinator and will be responsible for coaching sessions to increase activity levels of adults in the Newtown/Nicholstown area, by providing football-themed activities that suit the community need.

To find out more information on the project, please click on the link below:

https://footballfoundation.org.uk/active-through-football

Is this you?

Energetic, motivating and love to be creative in your delivery sessions. You know how to keep people engaged and having fun! Ideally you have worked in a similar role and have a passion for giving back to the local community.

Essential Experience:

  • Experience of working with community groups.

  • Experience of, planning and delivering engaging activity sessions to a varied audience.

  • An understanding of safeguarding sporting activities.

  • Experience of managing challenging behaviours in group settings.

Essential Qualifications:

  • FA Introduction to Football coaching qualification (formerly FA Level 1 coaching)

  • Introduction to First Aid in Football

  • FA Safeguarding Children

Essential Skills:

  • Excellent communication skills, able to interact with diverse groups.

  • Ability to build a strong rapport with colleagues and participants with varying needs.

  • Confident of delivering a range of activities

  • Able to manage a group

  • A flexible approach to working hours to include evening and weekend work.

  • A strong awareness and commitment to equality, diversity, and inclusion.

How this benefits you…

If you are successful you can look forward to a healthy benefits package;

  • A competitive hourly rate.

  • Opportunity to work for a successful Premier League Club.

  • Working in an environment with strong core values.

  • Learning and development opportunities.

  • Working with likeminded individuals.

How can I apply?

Very easy. Just click on the apply button below, enter your details and answer a quick pre-screening questionnaire, then attach your CV.

The closing date for applications is 30th June.

We reserve the right to close this vacancy early, if a high volume of applicants are received.