Lead Football Coach - PART TIME

DATE: 26th November 2021

Thank you for showing an interest in our part-time coaching position. Whether you are a football coach looking for more coaching hours to top up what they already have, or would like to coach around their full time job, Skillz is the place for you.  We are on the search for a new part time coach to join our Super amazing small team of 7 (made up of 2 full time coaches, 2 office staff, and 3 part time coaches). 


Skillz UK was founded in 2012 by Ashley Thomas. Our first ever class started with just 10 children attending.

The goal has been simple! To create football classes centered around CHILDREN (or our Superstars as we like to call them). This means lots of energy, themed games and tonnes of smiles! With a UEFA A license Academy Manager, UEFA B License Managing Director, and a team full of highly energetic passionate coaches, we deliver over 45 football sessions per week, plus support SZ United FC - who have 14 teams for the 2021-2022 season,.

To date, we now have over 500 weekly members within Croydon and Sutton at our children's football classes, teaching an additional 400 per in our local nurseries and schools. 



⏰ Hours and Shift Pattern: 2-6 sessions per week 

Monday-Friday: Various sessions starting at 3pm onwards

Saturdays: 9am-12pm

💸 Salary: Our sessional pay is wide ranging from £15-25 and this will be dependent on your level of experience and what you bring to this role 

🤩 Benefits: Paid Annual Leave | Company Pension (if your earnings qualify you) | Coaching course incentive | Birthday off as extra day annual leave

📅 Start Date: We would love you to start on 5th February 2022


📲 How to Apply: We aren’t interested in your CV. But we are interested in getting to know you. Send us a covering letter of why you wish to join our awesome team, and we have a few questions for you to answer on our application (all need answering). 



We do have a few requirements for you to be considered:

  • You must be CONFIDENT, ENTHUSIASTIC and ENERGETIC (no bores please 😴)

  • Must live within a 30min drive of Croydon, South London / Surrey 🏡

  • Minimum of 2 years coaching experience of primary school children ⚽️

  • Minimum FA Level One qualified ⚽️🤩

  • A valid UK driving License with access to car 🚗




We have a variety of coaching sessions available (full training provided of course), which will keep your weeks varied and exciting:

  • Toddler Football

  • Football Coaching for School Years R-6

  • Football Birthday Parties


So there you have it! If you are looking for an exciting career path to give you a fresh start, or to help you develop as a coach (and your business knowledge); we are definitely the place for you!

We look forward to reading your application :)