VACANCY | Strength & Conditioning Coach required


Southampton Women's Football Club are searching for a committed, enthusiastic and qualified ‘Strength & Conditioning Coach’ to join the senior setup.


The team currently ply their trade in the FA Women's National League Division One South West (Tier 4) with senior teams also in the Southern Region and Hampshire County leagues.

 

Found in 1970, SWFC are the longest serving women's team in Southampton and also the most successful.


The club maintains the highest of standards, with strong values, beliefs and a clear trajectory towards our goals.  


We are constantly developing and evolving the club in order to maintain our standards and push on.


If you believe you are the right person to join the club please get in touch today.


THE ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Plan, deliver and evaluate gym and pitch-based physical development sessions specific to the needs of female footballers.

  • Assist with the monitoring and assessment of a player’s physical development.

  • Contribute to regular reviews of each player’s development and progress.

  • Provide written/verbal reports for coaches and effective feedback to players.  

  • Work with an interdisciplinary approach, maintaining strong professional relationships with performance, medical and coaching staff to ensure the physical development requirements are optimised throughout the football curriculum.

  • Assist with the practical implementation of appropriate nutrition and hydration strategies for female footballers.

  • Contribute to the development of scientifically underpinned protocols for all aspects of strength & condition.


THE PERSON

 The successful candidate will be: 

  • Honest, fair, dependable, creative and determined.

  • Able to communicate in a variety of ways and settings such as informal, formal, individual or groups.

  • Able to work individually and as part of a team.

  • Able to work midweek and be available where possible for matchdays.


HOW TO APPLY

  • Please send your current CV along with a brief cover letter detailing your experience and why you are the right volunteer to hold this position, considering the information provided to sotonwomensmanager@gmail.com.

  • Closing Date: Midnight on 1st July 2020.  

  • For an informal chat about the role please contact Aaron Smith (Manager) via the email above to discuss.

  • The club welcomes applications from all backgrounds and any successful applicant will be required to undergo a FA DBS check before commencing the role.

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