Banner image

Vacancy: Assistant Academy goalkeeping coach

Bristol City Academy is looking to recruit an assistant goalkeeping coach.

The successful candidate will be required to help deliver the club’s philosophy of focusing on the needs of the individual to achieve maximum potential.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • To work with Academy Goalkeepers, across all phases of the Academy
  • To develop each Goalkeeper alongside their individual development plan
  • Design, deliver and evaluate individual / unit specific practices for players
  • To set, monitor and develop high quality professional standards and team ethic for the players
  • To work cooperatively and maintain relationships with the players parents/guardians
  • To work closely and cooperate with all staff
  • To liaise with the scouting and recruitment department for the selection of future players
  • Attend Multidisciplinary Player Progression meetings
  • Undertaking administrative tasks related to the role, e.g. PMA and database input
  • Ensuring that Players’ welfare and safeguarding is protected at all times
  • To evaluate players from coaching sessions and matches and ensure that the relevant information is recorded fully on Performance Management Application
  • To conduct six weekly multidisciplinary player reviews

REQUIREMENTS:

  • UEFA ‘B’ Licence
  • UEFA ‘B’ GK Licence
  • Proven track record of developing goalkeepers
  • Experience of developing individual goalkeepers within an elite Academy environment
  • An understanding of the requirements to play Professional football, at all levels
  • Passion for goalkeeping development
  • Able to work as part of a team, but also lead on own initiative
  • Have empathy, be supportive and encouraging to developing others
  • Be able to tailor your approach based upon the audience
  • Have an open / growth mindset
  • Be an honest, clear communicator

Full time hours
Salary: Dependent upon experience of chosen candidate
Closing date: Monday, September 11th (12pm)

For more information on this role and to download an application form, click here.

Bristol City Football Club is an equal opportunities employer.

Latest News

Receive a free junior home shirt and come over to the light

Receive a free junior home shirt and come over to the light

Posted: Tuesday, April 20th 2021

Report: Hull City U23s 3-1 City U23s

Report: Hull City U23s 3-1 City U23s

Posted: Tuesday, April 20th 2021

MansionBet Match Preview: Wycombe Wanderers (A)

MansionBet Match Preview: Wycombe Wanderers (A)

Posted: Tuesday, April 20th 2021

Pearson demands repeat ‘motivation and drive’

Pearson demands repeat ‘motivation and drive’

Posted: Tuesday, April 20th 2021

Also from Bristol Sport

Secure your Season Card now
Rugby icon

Secure your Season Card now

Supporters who renew/purchase their Season Card before Wednesday (April 21st) will be entered into a prize draw to win their season card for FREE.

Posted: Tuesday, April 20th 2021 • Rugby

BBL reveals new format for 2021 play-offs
Basketball icon

BBL reveals new format for 2021 play-offs

The British Basketball League has revealed an updated format for the 2021 play-offs.

Posted: Tuesday, April 20th 2021 • Basketball

The importance of defence: Why 18iT decided to sponsor Bristol Flyers
Basketball icon

The importance of defence: Why 18iT decided to sponsor Bristol Flyers

Learn more about how Bristol Flyers' defensive-minded philosophy attracted a new commercial partner to the club.

Posted: Tuesday, April 20th 2021 • Basketball

‘Chiefs pose the ultimate challenge’ - Lam
Rugby icon

‘Chiefs pose the ultimate challenge’ - Lam

Pat Lam says Exeter Chiefs pose the ultimate challenge, as his Bears side prepare to welcome the reigning Premiership and European Champions to Ashton Gate for Friday’s top-of-the-table clash.

Posted: Tuesday, April 20th 2021 • Rugby

Win a signed shirt from Gallagher, your local insurance broker
Rugby icon

Win a signed shirt from Gallagher, your local insurance broker

How well do you know the Gallagher Premiership? As part of our UK-wide ‘Tackling Tomorrow. Together’ initiative, here’s your chance to win a signed shirt from your favourite Premiership Rugby Club.

Posted: Tuesday, April 20th 2021 • Rugby