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Find the latest grassroots coaching opportunities here on our coaches' noticeboard. 

This is a free advertising noticeboard for Charter Standard Northamptonshire clubs who are looking to recruit new coaches. All notices are kept on the noticeboard for up to two months and we ask that any interested applicants make contact with the club directly by using the contact details in the listing. 

Latest Opportunities:


MFA Dragons are looking for football coaches and coaching assistants for our rapidly growing teams in Northampton (U4-U5’s and U9’s) and Wellingborough (U7’s, U8s’ and U9’s). We are interested in experienced coaches as well as people who wants to start coaching career. Full support is guaranteed as all coaches works closely with Head Coach according to club’s philosophy and existing coaching programme. Depending of the age we hold two or three sessions weekly. We have available both volunteering roles and coaching opportunities. For more information please see our website or contact us via



The Ladies team are looking to recruit a new manager for the season 2019/20. We are looking for an experienced and ambitious person with preferably minimum Level 2 qualifications and some experience of female football, but all candidates will be considered. 

Benefits include good facilities, support staff and travelling expenses paid. The right individual will have the full support of the club and more specifically the female section and will need to proactive and supportive in the development of the youth players that we have coming through. 

If you feel you are or know of someone that could be interested, please contact Sheila Lauder (Ladies Secretary) on 07887707319. 



Coach/coaches wanted for Northamptonshire Combination adult football team

Kettering Football Club 2012 are looking for a Coach/Coaches to take on our new adult Saturday team. The team will play in Division 3 Northants Combination. You will be responsible for all team matters, collecting subs, paying officials etc.

This is a new venture for the club and the team will be made up from our Under 18's Northants Senior Youth League team and our Sunday Combination adult side, plus any players you can bring in, subsequently you will need a current FA DBS or be prepared to obtain one due to working with the U18's coaches, an FA coaching qualification.

Kettering FC 2012 where formed when the incumbent club in Kettering moved out of town, we have over 20 teams now, both male and female, from age groups 7 to adult. Our ambition is to be a full community club and to provide sustainable football for the people of Kettering.

For more information and to register your interest please contact the club on 


Pacesetter Football Club are looking for coaches for their new teams, wildcats and football centres. We are a unique football club, with links to professional coaches, a syllabus of coaching, qualifications and other sectors. If you are a coach that loves what you do? Then get in touch today no matter what qualifications or experience you have. Call or text Mark on 07951659595 or email



Bugbrooke St Michaels FC are one of the largest Community Charter Standard Clubs in the area. We are looking for enthusiastic volunteer(s) who would like to get involved in grassroots coaching as we look to establish the next generation of young Badgers, a new U6 age group in preparation for playing as U7s in the NDYAL from September 2020. 

This is a great opportunity to be part of a club that holds its youth players as the future of the club. No previous experience is necessary however you will need to be CRC checked and prepared to become an FA Level 1 coach and hold an in date FA Safeguarding and FA First Aid Certificate as a minimum. The club will provide you with all the guidance and support that is needed in order for you to achieve this.

To make an application or an enquiry, please contact Nick Inwood on 07792 112914 or email 


Finedon Volta FC are a Charter Standard club. We are looking for a assistant manager to work alongside our current first team manager for the forth coming season 2019/20 in division 1/ prem of Sat Combination. Applicants need to be committed to match days and training. Applicants can send their CV or register interest to Closing date 6th June.


Opportunity available for a coach or someone looking to get into coaching. You can work alongside an experienced coach until you’re ready to move on with your own U7s team. Saturday mornings (9-10) in the Rushden area. Please contact Gary Knight on 07505159307.


We are looking for coaches to help various teams from age 3 to 16. Qualifications are not necessary - you will gain full support in obtaining your FA qualifications up to level 2. Please contact Gary Knight on 07505159307.


New manager required for Rectory Utd Football Club for season 2019/2020. This is an open age club for players aged 16 or over. Based at Rectory Farm playing fields. We play on a Sunday morning 10.30KO in the Nene Sunday League. Please contact Alan Archer (Club Secretary) on 07530343515 or email if interested. 


Kettering Town F.C. Youth Academy have many new part-time vacancies due to its expansion in delivering a player pathway for talented under 7 to under 16 year olds and for its community programmes. The vacancies are as follows:

✔ Level 2 & 3 lead and assistant coaches for u10 to u16s in the Junior Premier League to start for the remainder of this season or start for the new 2019/20 season.
✔ Lead coach/manager for a new second u16 team for next season to add to the current team already in place.
✔ Pre-academy u7 to 9's lead and assistant coaches
✔ Girls teams lead coaches
✔ Multi-disability team assistant coaches
✔ Skills centre lead coach
✔ Talent identification and player recruitment youth officer
✔ Match day host and coordinator
✔ Referees and match day secretary
If interested or require more information in joining our team and have the club's vision of developing players through our talent pathway, please email the club's Youth Academy Director with your CV to:

Application deadline is 21st January 2019 with interviews taking place the following week.


Hawks FC are looking for some new volunteer coaches in the Kettering Area to help us with our 2019 plans.

We keen to expand to start new age groups including a girls' section and need help with our Under-7s team

We want to talk to anyone interested in helping and are happy to support young coaches or female coaches.

Our club is a good place to coach with a great atmosphere which is focussed on child development. 

Please call James on 07598 275841 or email:


The Weetabix Youth Football League are seeking venue managers to help deliver their winter futsal programme during January and February 2019.

The following roles are available:
• Kettering Science Academy – Saturday morning, Saturday afternoon, Sunday morning, Sunday afternoon
• Montsaye Sports Centre (Rothwell) - Saturday morning, Saturday afternoon, Sunday morning, Sunday afternoon

These are paid roles and can be combined into full days. There are approximately 200 hours to cover in total.

For further information, please contact Cornel Wilson at


Physio required for first team match days only. If you are qualified and want some experience in the United Counties Division 1, please contact Club Chair, Lesley Jones, via


Moulton Magpies are looking for a volunteer U7 coach to set up a new team. We are looking for a coach to run a new Under 7 team.  We currently have two teams running in this popular age group and now have enough interest to create a third. Moulton FC & Moulton Magpies are a FA Charter Standard Community Club with excellent facilities - including our new 3G pitch which opened in August 2018. All of our coaches will DBS checked through the Football Association at our cost. We are a friendly club who are welcoming new coaches, players and families. If you are interested, please forward your name and contact details to and we will get back to you with further details.


Netherton Utd FC are looking for an U14 coach with immediate effect. We are a large Charter Standard Community Club in Peterborough. Fantastic facilities including a 3G floodlit pitch and clubhouse. Coach development opportunities and a very supportive management structure.

Contact: / 07523139897


Brixworth Juniors Football club are looking for coaches who might wish to get involved in a local friendly club. We have 21 teams at all age groups and our u15s are looking for extra coaches along with the club also looking to find female role models who might like to get into coaching as well.
The Brixworth Under 15s/u18s are looking for assistants to work with the current teams - they train on Tuesdays/Thursdays and play matches on a Sunday afternoon. If you are interested then please contact their secretary Simon Compton on 07985 810817 or email


U15 Manager Wanted
Netherton Utd FC Ltd  in Peterborough are looking for a manager for their U15 Hawks, promoted last season into Division 1 for 2018-19. Well established group of players. NUFC is a Charter Standard Community Club with Coach Development opportunities. Contact  Joyce Seddon, Club Secretary on or 07523139897.


Junior Premier League managers required for Kettering Town FC Youth Academy under 11 Elite team and Under 13 development team. Minimum Level 2 coaching qualification (or in the process of applying). Training and match package included along with full CPD support. Training on Monday nights and matches on Saturday mornings. For more details email:


Looking for new players and a new coach to compliment an already talented squad.
Contact: Mark Clinton - 07460401201 /


The Leon Barnett Football Academy is looking for hungry, motivational and ambitious coaches that are looking to learn and experience coaching. We are offering a chance to all enthusiastic level 2 and above, DBS, along with safeguarding certifcate coaches to volunteer role leading to gain an opportunity. For more information please contact


Moulton Magpies Under 12 Boys - (2018-2019 season) - are looking for a coach to join them next season. Matches are played on Saturday mornings in the Northampton District and Youth Alliance League.  Moulton FC & Moulton Magpies are a FA Charter Standard Community Club with excellent facilities - including our new 3G pitch which is due to be completed in August 2018 . All of our coaches are DBS checked through the Football Association. We are a friendly club who welcome new members and families. For more information, please contact David Conway on 07785 791930, or Pete Knight on 07795 247388.


• Ladies & Girls Development Officer
• Ladies Coach
• Youth Coaches
• Volunteers

For further information please contact


Welland Valley Football Club are recruiting Youth Football Coaches. Welland Valley is a Charter Standard Community Club which is looking to create new mixed and girls-only teams from U7s to U9s. For further information, please contact Denise Freegard-Hardinges on 07792448927 or


The club is currently looking to fill the following coaching vacancies for the 2018-19 season:

- U7s
- U8s
- U12 Blue
- U9 Girls

Ideally candidates will hold the FA Level 1 coaching award along with associated safeguarding and first aid qualifications, however this is not essential and the club will support any suitable individual through all necessary courses. A full induction is in place for all new coaches, along with continued professional development support and coaching clothing. Should you hold any interest, or for any further information please contact or via any of our social media pages on Twitter, Facebook or Instagram (@gandnfc).


FC Aztec are looking for 3 or 4 volunteers to run our new U7s age group next season. We have 20+ children waiting for a coach to take them on their football journey. FC Aztec is committed to supporting our coaches and will help you gain the relevant qualifications and training to run the squad, whether you are an experienced coach, recently qualified or a parent ready to step up and help we want to hear from you. It’s an exciting time to be involved at the club and an incredibly rewarding role. Come and GET INVOLVED! Email for more details.

Brackley Town Seeking Coaches

Brackley Town FC have just commenced their player recruitment initiative to grow their junior section from ages 4 to 18 years. For the club to offer football at all ages and ability levels we are looking to appoint suitably qualified coaches to work in our young player development programme on a part-time basis. 

A number of roles are available, which will include delivering training sessions (weekday evenings) and attendance at games on Saturday mornings. Training sessions are held at the club on our 3G AGP and home games take place at, or in the near vicinity, of the club.

Please CLICK HERE to find out more.

Female Role Models Wanted!

Our SSE Wildcats Centres are keen to hear from any female coaches / volunteers who can help inspire the next generation of female footballers! 

No experience is necessary, just enthusiasm and commitment – we will help with the rest! 

Please email

Ladies & Girls football Development Officer

Kettering Town Football Club require a 'Ladies & Girls football Development Officer'. As part of the 'Poppies in the Community' initiative we are expanding the academy to a girls only section. We require a self -motivated coach to lead this program overseeing recruitment, coaching and fixtures. This is a voluntary role with full support and costs for CPD. All interested candidates should email their CV to:

Sessional Community Coaches Required at NTFC

Do you want to make a positive difference to young peoples’ lives? Do you want to work for an organisation whose staff are passionate about improving lives and enhancing communities, through the power of sport and education?

Northampton Town FC is currently seeking highly motivated, enthusiastic and committed coaches to join its team and help support and deliver an array of high quality provision across Northamptonshire including curriculum and after school sessions, holiday course and matchday events, girls and women’s specific projects and disability multi-sports activities.

CLICK HERE to apply.

Manager/Coach Needed at Old Grammarians

The Old Grammarians U7s are currently flourishing with new players. We are now recruiting for another manager/coach to start a second team. The team are currently training at Wellingborough school on Friday evenings from 7-8 . Those that are interested please call 07557918590 or 07557198948 so a meeting can be set up with myself, the OG's development coach and the welfare officer. Candidates require a minimum of Level 1 coaching qualification, safeguarding and first aid certificate - or be willing to go on the courses at the club's expense.

Yardley Youth FC Seeking Coach

Yardley Youth FC, a FA Standard Charter Club, is looking to expand its number of junior football teams and requires a coach to develop a new U 9's team in preparation for next season. Full assistance will be given in obtaining an FA coaching qualification, should this be necessary. Currently we have U 10's and U 8's teams playing in the Milton Keynes League with games on Saturday mornings. Training schedules of the new team will be at the discretion of the new coach, but will take place at the Yardley Gobion Recreation Ground. Floodlights are in use during the dark winter nights with indoor training available in periods of inclement weather. Please contact Norm via for further details.

Corby Town FC Ladies are looking for a new manager! 

The Ladies team are looking to recruit a new manager/head coach for the season 2018/19 to carry on what the present manager has built over the last three seasons. Michael has done a fantastic job with the ladies team with successive promotions over the last three years but has decided to step down due to family commitments. We are looking for an experienced and ambitious person with minimum Level 2 qualifications to maintain and progress the team going forward. The right individual will have the full support of the club and more specifically the female section and will need to pro active and supportive in the development of the youth players that we have coming through. If you feel you are or know of someone that could be interested please contact Sheila Lauder (Ladies Secretary) on 07887707319. 

Moulton Magpies Seeking Assistant Coach

Moulton Magpies Under 14 girls are looking for an Assistant Coach.  We train on Wednesday evenings, and play matches on Saturday mornings. For more information, please contact Rachael Clipston on 07952 353932, or at 

Coaches Wanted at Kettering FC

Kettering Football Club requires reliable enthusiastic coaches for its new girl's football teams. If interested, please contact or visit for information on the club.

Kettering Town FC Coaching Opportunities

Kettering Town FC are looking for coaching volunteers for the following sections:

Under 5s Community Squad Assistant Coach
Under 12s and 13s Development Squad Manager/Coach
Under 14s Elite Squad Assistant Coach
Under 16s Elite Squad Manager/Lead Coach
Under 21s Assistant Coach

Candidates require a minimum of Level 1 coaching qualification, safeguarding and first aid certificate - or willing to go on the courses at the club's expense. All candidates will be required to undertake a CRC/DBS check. For more information or to apply with CV, contact the Youth Academy Director Jason Thurland on

Wanted: Coach for Rushden Sargents FC

Rushden Sargents Football Club (est. 1994) with an establish board and players, require a reliable enthusiastic coach their 1st and Reserve teams. Minimum FA Level 1 Award required. If interested, please contact for more information.

Moulton FC - Chartered Community Club are looking for:-

• Ladies & Girls Development Officer
• Ladies Coach
• Youth Coaches

For further information please contact

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- A way to give back to the game and local community

- Learning and re-learning leadership lessons

- Getting a good work out... and becoming a good role model

- The opportunity to develop new skills

- A chance to meet and make new friends

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