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Tottenham Hotspur Foundation Coach

Tottenham Hotspur

Tottenham Hotspur is a world-famous football club based in London. On the pitch, the Club competes in the upper echelons of the English Premier League and is a regular participant in marque UEFA club competitions.

25 May 2023
Part Time
Closing date
30 Jun 2023

Job Purpose:

Support delivery across Football, Sport and Health & Wellbeing projects on behalf of the Tottenham Hotspur Foundation. Projects could include, but are not limited to, ‘KICKS’, ‘Primary Stars’ and ‘Making Sport a Daily Habit’. This role provides the flexibility to apply individual skills to a variety of community projects. The position will involve working irregular hours (e.g. evenings, weekends and bank holidays) so a flexible candidate is sought.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead and support the delivery of high-quality coaching sessions (practical & theory based) for participants of all ages, gender and abilities
  • Design, plan and organise logistics for all coaching sessions and tournament events
  • Communicate effectively with all stakeholders, collaborating with partners, schools, and youth clubs, maintaining positive relationships with participants, parents and colleagues.
  • Inspire, engage and encourage participation by ensuring that sessions are enjoyable, of a high quality and relevant to the needs and abilities of participants.
  • Provide a safe learning environment where all participants can realise and achieve their full potential
  • Represent Tottenham Hotspur in a positive and professional manner at all times in line with the Club/Foundation’s expectations
  • Support other Foundation project/programme delivery areas in response to the flexible needs of our community
  • Complete all required training and CPD as required by the Tottenham Hotspur Foundation
  • Perform all responsibilities in line with legislative guidance and Club/Foundation policies on safeguarding, safer-working and ED&I practices.
  • Complete all relevant administrative tasks as required, in line with Foundation procedures and processes (e.g., completion of timesheets, registers, risk assessments etc.
  • Manage time allocation in line with Foundation expectations (70% delivery and 30% administration)

Personal Attributes:

  • Thinks ahead, generates innovative ideas.
  • Values & respects others, builds relationships, collaborates.
  • Gets things done, delivers to highest of standards, takes responsibility.

Essential Criteria:

  • Minimum FA Level 2 qualified
  • Experience in planning and delivering football-based activities, appropriate to a variety of age groups and abilities
  • Experience of working with children aged between 6-11
  • Experience of working with young people aged between 12-18
  • Experience of coaching in a community or grassroots football environments and settings
  • Hold a current Emergency First Aid Certificate
  • Hold a current Safeguarding Children certificate
  • Experience of planning and delivering tournaments
  • Self-motivation and the ability to work on your own initiative and as part of a team.

Desirable Criteria:

  • FA Qualifications - UEFA B, FA Youth Modules, Goalkeeping, Futsal
  • Experience of working with children within a school setting
  • Experience of working with in a Club/Club Community
  • Organisation (CCO) environment
  • Experience of working with adults in a football setting.
  • Alternative NGB qualification in another sport

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