Volunteer Role Descriptions 4 of 5

4. Junior Assistant Coach

Typical Responsibilities:
  • Hold a current DBS check.
  • To assist the age group head coach at training sessions and matches, supporting the learning and development of the players within the framework planned by the head coach.
  • Depending on experience, and with the support of the head coach, to lead selected sections of training sessions, as well as on matchdays, eg warmup and pre-game preparation.
  • To undertake training appropriate to the role e.g. child protection training and basic coaching (in-house or external).
  • To be available for at least 90% of training and match days, and inform the Head coach in advance of any sessions that cannot be attended

In Return the Club will:
  • Provide and pay for training, support and mentoring.
  • Provide free DBS check.
  • Provide volunteers with club apparel.
  • Provide guidance on coaching ethos, session plans and matchday management