MENTOR Coaching Programme

Girls United runs numerous International Coaching Programmes in 8-week intervals at various points throughout the year.


MENTOR COACH ROLE

DURATION: 6-8 Weeks // LOCATION: Peckham, South London

 
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The Mentor Coaching Programme provides an ongoing opportunity for aspiring coaches to gain experience assisting and supporting the delivery of Girls United training sessions. This provides an ideal opportunity for students or individuals looking to gain experience and make an impact in their locality.

The Volunteer Coach will be able to:

  • Support the coaching of football to girls with mixed abilities alongside professional, experienced coaches

  • Become a mentor to a select group of girls, guiding them with their goals on and off the pitch, whilst helping them to build their confidence and leadership qualities

  • Access opportunities to get FA qualifications and continued professional development sessions with our coach education partners

  • Experience Girls United methodology training and international exchange programme

WHATS INCLUDED?

Receive  travel expenses  in return for your commitment to regular punctual attendance at the designated mentoring sessions

Receive travel expenses in return for your commitment to regular punctual attendance at the designated mentoring sessions

Support Girls United by assisting  fun, engaging, instructive  and  safe  sessions in line our  impact goals

Support Girls United by assisting fun, engaging, instructive and safe sessions in line our impact goals

Receive personalised professional  character references  to support future education or job applications

Receive personalised professional character references to support future education or job applications

Access  CPD  and formal  qualification  opportunities through our Arsenal FC Women’s Partnership and the Football Association

Access CPD and formal qualification opportunities through our Arsenal FC Women’s Partnership and the Football Association

Desirable Qualities: 

Desirable Qualities: Regular availability for between 3-10 hours per week, experience playing/coaching football, excellent communication skills, time management skills, responsible and ongoing commitment to making a difference.

 

Sessional coach ROLE

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Girls United - Club England have ongoing paid coaching opportunities for experienced and qualified coaches on a sessional basis.

For more information see the Careers page via the link below.


 

WORK-BASED PLACEMENT

We want our programmes to be accessible for everyone that is enthusiastic about our project! 

We can arrange a work based placement in which you can support our work, whilst we support yours, in line with academic requirements of a media or sports work based placement module. The responsibilities will vary depending on your level of workplace experience and your specific strengths in your field. They can range from:

  • Social Media management/COMMS

  • Photography and video production

  • Additional coaching responsibilities

  • Organisational and administrative tasks

If you are interested in finding out more, please send us a CV and cover letter to hello@girlsunitedfa.org