Womens' Football Coach

Application closing date: 30/08/2019 

As part of a new initiative to develop a performance centre for women’s football, the University of South Wales Students’ Union wishes to appoint a coach to oversee the playing programme of its competitive teams and to inform the strategy around the women’s game at the institution. Working within the Union’s framework, the post-holder will link with faculty, facility providers and national governing body staff. 


Role & Responsibilities

  • Planning and leading the joint training session for 1st and 2nd teams.
  • Providing tactical and motivational guidance
  • Assisting the captains in setting the team for the upcoming matches
  • Attending matches to analyse the play in games to identify areas for improvement for the training sessions
  • Upholding and reinforcing the values of USW Sport, ensuring that player behaviour reflects them
  • Creating a positive, inclusive environment for playing and training.

Ideally you: 

  • Are a highly experienced and dynamic coach and administrator
  • Have at least UEFA B qualification  
  • Have worked within the women’s game  
  • Have an understanding of the British Universities Colleges Sport structure
  • Are passionate about football
  • Have excellent communication skills, coupled with fundamental personal qualities such as being friendly, approachable, organised and punctual



To apply, please send a cover letter and C.V to Rhiannon Jones Membership Services Manager rhiannon.jones@southwales.ac.uk no later than 12 noon on Friday 30, Aug.19.

Interviews will be held on Friday 6.Sept.19.

Download the full job description here.