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Vacancy: City Women Head of Goalkeeping

Bristol City Women seek a Head of Goalkeeping.

Purpose:

  • The Head of Goalkeeping, in collaboration with the First Team Manager, will be responsible for overseeing all Club goalkeepers and for the delivery and planning of all training and matchday sessions for the First Team.
  • The Head of Goalkeeping will also be responsible for developing our Youth Academy and Academy Goalkeepers and will deliver one evening session a week to these players.

Salary and Contractual Status:

  • £27,000 fte (£16,200 p.a.)
  • Office Location: Stoke Gifford Stadium, South Gloucestershire and Stroud College- WISE Campus 
  • Permanent. Part-time, 23 hours per week (0.6fte) (This role will involve weekend work).

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Responsibilities:

  • To attend all pitch training sessions, planning/review sessions and matches for the First Team
  • To be responsible for the coaching and development of all Club goalkeepers including First Team, Academy and Youth Academy
  • Support the Technical Director in creating a pathway for goalkeepers through the Club from U10’s to the First Team
  • Lead on the recruitment of goalkeepers for the Club
  • To assist the First Team Manager at training and matches as required
  • To act as an ambassador for the Club and all its stakeholders/partners
  • To follow all Club policies and to implement best practice in all areas
  • To work closely with the First Team Manager to ensure the Club’s values, philosophy and playing style are carried across all the age groups
  • To liaise with National team coaches where relevant
  • To carry out any other tasks required by the General Manager or First Team Manager

Qualifications:

  • UEFA B Goalkeeping License
  • UEFA B Outfield Licence
  • Full clean Driving Licence
  • FA enhanced CRC
  • Knowledge and experience of coaching Goalkeepers in women’s football
  • Experience of develop young female goalkeepers in an elite environment
  • Experience of planning and delivering sessions and matchdays

Desirable

  • UEFA A Goalkeeping License
  • UEFA A Outfield License

To apply for the role, please send a copy of your CV and covering letter (no more than two A4 sides) to bcwfcinfo@bristolcitywfc.co.uk outlining why you best fit the specifications for the job role advertised.

  • Application closing date:  Sunday, July 28th (midnight)
  • Interviews will take place on the week commencing Monday, July 29th