Gatwick United is hiring Football Coach

Gatwick United is hiring Football Coach

Gatwick United Football Club is hiring Football Coach for our youth teams with FA Level 1 qualified, FA enhanced DBS checked, FA emergency aid and Safeguarding certified.



Are you passionate about football coaching?

  • Do you have excellent communication and organisational skills?
  • Are you open-minded and want to improve your coaching?
  • Do you want to positively impact young people’s lives?

If so, you could be the perfect candidate to join our team and be a part of our new open football academy in Horley.

The Role

  • Coach players in our U7’s-U15’s academy teams.
  • Manage academy teams for league matches, cup fixtures, and tournaments.
  • Coach training sessions for mixed ability children.
  • Lead projects for football and sports programmes in primary and secondary schools.
  • Coach as part of Academy Camps and holiday courses during school holidays.

The Ideal Candidate

  • A proactive approach to coaching and developing young people from a wide variety of backgrounds.
  • Understanding the organisation and its aims.
  • Confident in developing strong relationships with coaches, clubs, parents, teachers, schools and striving to grow Gatwick United Football.
  • Ambitious and proactive in personal development.
  • Excellent communication; fluent in both written and verbal English.
  • Ability to work to deadlines and deliver under pressure.
  • Able to manage time to an excellent standard.
  • Passionate and hardworking.
  • Able to demonstrate a history of growing participation in football-related programmes.


  • Minimum FA Level One coaching qualification.
  • FA Level Two coaching qualification represent an advantage.
  • FA Youth Award Modules
  • FA enhanced DBS check.
  • FA Safeguarding
  • FA First Aid
  • Experience in coaching represent an advantage.

Weekly hours vary, depending on time of the year. 26 days holiday including bank holidays.


  • Flexible working hours
  • Work from home opportunities
  • Bonus scheme
  • Casual dress
  • Education reimbursement
  • Subsidised commuter solution

Job Types: Part-time, Contract.

Salary: £10 to £15 /hour


  • football coaching: 0-3 years (Required)


  • FA Level 1 Football Coaching (Minimum)
  • FA Level 2 Football Coaching (Preferred)


Gatwick United Football Club