Job vacancy: Coaches at Manchester United Soccer Schools
AN EXCITING OPPORTUNITY TO JOIN OUR SUCCESFUL TEAM
WHAT DO WE OFFER?
- An insight into Manchester United’s coaching philosophy and youth development model.
- Coaching Development and training on what to coach and how to coach the United way.
- The opportunity to develop and progress within the business across UK and International Projects.
For coaches and Goalkeeping (GK) coaches The minimum entry requirements are coaches with their UEFA C (Level 2) coaching or GK coaching qualification and above.
For those coaches who are interested in international work our minimum requirement level is UEFA B (Level 3) and solid coaching experience preferably with a degree in Sports Science or related sports subject.
Coaches - specific
The coaching role requires a good degree of fitness and agility. In addition, it is a requirement of all coaches that they are physically capable of undertaking the necessary duties associated with the role. For example, this includes an ability to demonstrate soccer skills to players and also to assemble, move and dismantle equipment as may be necessary. We also look at coaching personality and for coaches who do not mind hard work.
You will need to be self-motivated, flexible, enthusiastic, and able to work in a team and individually. You will be a good communicator with both children and parents. In addition we look for staff that are conscientious, punctual and reliable.
MUSS have a strong embedded philosophy of how to work, look after and coach children and we would need our staff to be clear about their philosophy and be innovative with their coaching and work. All of these areas will be discussed at interview stage with those that are successful. For more information on MUSS the website is extremely informative, www.manutdsoccerschools.com.
TYPE OF WORK AVAILABLE
Residential work – on site in various locations across UK
Takes place during July and August. It is a recreational course for children aged 8-18 of mixed ability who travel from 81 different countries to attend. This also includes girl’s only coaching weeks and GK courses.
There is a variety of short-term international projects, which have previously included 1st team tour, South Africa, Malaysia, Asia and USA and also longer term contracts at our fixed site facilities, including Abu Dhabi.
This activity involves undertaking coaching to corporate clients both on the pitch at OT and also at Carrington training ground
November 30 2012
Head of Coaching, MUSS Po Box 263 Sir Matt Busby Way
Old Trafford, Manchester, M16 0WD