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Football and Education Programme Coach

Birmingham City FC Community Trust

We a registered Charity (Charity Number 1086631) that use the power and passion of sport to generate opportunities and positive experiences that will make a difference to the people who live in our community.

21 Sep 2022
Part Time
Closing date
28 Sep 2022

The Purpose:

To communicate and engage with staff, players, parents and guardians where appropriate, Attend all Trust and departmental professional development events, Actively engage in a fully functioning competency framework and integrated appraisal process and to Continuously monitor the wellbeing of community players, liaising with the Safeguarding Services Manager.

Main Duties:

  • Always present a professional image when dealing with both internal and external contacts and partners and act in a professional manner
  • Demonstrate an understanding of Data Protection guidelines in relation to the complexities involved in managing confidential and sensitive information
  • The assessment, monitoring, analysis and reporting on team and individual player physical and physiological information using relevant technologies and interventions.
  • Fully utilizing data collection systems - analyse, store and monitor all relevant data, providing feedback to players and staff as relevant.
  • Implement individual and group strength and conditioning programmes using appropriate periodized plans, modalities, loading and injury minimisation strategies.
  • Supporting the Sports Medicine department with the design and implementation of Return to Play objective markers.
  • Maintain excellent working relationships with the Head of Sports Medicine and Head of Football.
  • To liaise with other professionals as required (coaching, medical, sports science, and administration) to ensure a complete interdisciplinary support on service provision for players.
  • Provide advice and support to staff and players as appropriate in areas of expertise.
  • Deliver and sometimes lead the sports science programme to the highest standard possible.
  • Deliver extra strength and conditioning clinics as deemed necessary by coaching staff, SS&M staff or player/parent referral to enhance player development and performance.
  • Use objective markers to identify areas that need physical development or facilitate improved performance.
  • Support the design and dissemination of the gym curriculum.
  • Design and delivery of activation/preparation sessions for individuals/groups/teams.
  • Assist in the delivery of physical preparation session.
  • Design and delivery of recovery strategies for players and teams.
  • Delivery of rehabilitation sessions in conjunction with medical staff or as directed insuring modalities and loads are appropriate to the phase of training.
  • Assessment, monitoring and analysis of player data in relation to physical and physiological aspects of performance.
  • Provide direction and support where needed for sports science and medical staff within the program to ensure program delivery is of a high standard.
  • Support the delivery of gym-based conditioning for all injured players when required.
  • Support players in their understanding of lifestyle choices and in educating them on the role of sport science and S&C in supporting their performances.
  • Review and update all academy staff on the S&C programme as necessary.
  • Maintenance of a contemporary and appropriate database of all sport science/S&C information, which allows reporting on individuals, group or team information.
  • Assist with the design of close-season programmes for players.
  • Communicate and promote the Trust culture creating an effective and engaging environment for the development of players.

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Additional Information

Part Time
Job Type
Pay Information
12 hours per week at £15 per hour

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