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Vacancy: Strength and Conditioning Coach

19 May 2017

Sheffield United Football Club - Regional Talent Centre

Strength and Conditioning Coach

£. competitive hourly rates

Sheffield United's Regional Talent Centre is the Club's elite performance coaching organisation for female players. Following the recent appointment of a very experienced General Manager, we are now seeking to strengthen the coaching team for delivery of the 2017/18 programme.

This is an ideal opportunity to become involved in elite girls' football, working both at Sheffield United's Academy and Hillsborough College.

Reporting to the Technical Director of Football, the role will be to design, deliver and develop a physical performance programme for elite female players within the Regional Talent Centre. Key responsibilities include:
- To lead the Strength & Conditioning & Fitness programme for all players within the Regional Talent Centre.
- To deliver Strength and Conditioning and Fitness sessions (3 evening sessions a week) at the RTC and attend all u14/16 weekend matches or other events where required by the Club

You must have a degree (or equivalent) in Sports Science, specialising in the physical preparation of elite football players. Ideally you will already have experience in a similar role in girl's football or other Academy setting. FA First aid and Safeguarding certificates, together with a satisfactory DBS check, are also essential.

Training sessions are normally Mondays 6pm-7pm, Tuesdays 6pm-8pm, Thursday 6pm-8pm plus weekend matches.

To express your interest in the role and request an application form please send your CV to Catherine Frost, Head of HR at Sheffield United at hr@sufc.co.uk - Remember to include the title of the vacancy for which you are applying. The closing date for expressions of interest is Friday 26th May and completed application forms must be received no later than 5.00pm on Friday 2nd June 2017.

Click here to download the application form.