Coaching Opportunities in Derbyshire

Coaching Opportunities

Find Derbyshire's Latest Coaching Opportunities

Looking to start your coaching journey in derbyshire?

You can find the latest opportunities with Derbyshire's grassroots clubs here!

If you want to advertise a coaching vacancy at your club, get in touch and we will feature it on here for you. You must either be affiliated to Derbyshire FA or play in a Derbyshire FA sanctioned league.

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Derbyshire FA

Phone: 01332 361422  

9am - 5pm Monday - Friday


Coach Available - Ripley Area

My name is Richard and as I’ve recently moved to Ripley, I’m looking to help coach a team in the area. I’m an FA Level 1 coach, and GK coach, but I’m currently involved in an FA Level 2 Course which will be completed in March. I also have aspirations to gain my GK Level 2 qualification soon after.

Due to family commitments, I won’t be available at weekends, so I would love to coach and help a side who plays in midweek.

If you have an opportunity at your club, please contact me on


Warsop Warriors - Manager Wanted 

Warsop Warriors U18 are desperately looking for a manager for their youth team which is near the top of league.

If you’re interested please contact Jack on 07969 454522.



Coaching Opportunity - Hilton Harriers SSE Wildcats Centre

Hilton Harriers SSE Wildcats Centre are on the lookout for more coaches and helpers to support the running of their sessions!

SSE Wildcats Centres are designed to give girls aged 5-11 with regular opportunities to play football and to take part in organised sessions in a fun and engaging environment created exclusively for girls.

Hilton Harriers Wildcats are looking for people with an FA Level 1 qualification, or people who are willing to do the course. Their sessions take place on Saturday’s (1:30pm-2:30pm) at The Mease, Hilton and on Wednesday’s (6pm-7pm) at Etwall Leisure Centre.

If you’re interested, please contact John on 07484 328460


Castle Donington Ladies FC - Manager and Assistant Wanted

Castle Donington Ladies FC, of the Derbyshire Girls and Ladies League, are looking for new volunteers to fill two vital roles at the Club.

They’re looking to recruit a Manager and an Assistant Coach, with a massive focus on winning the league next season. With a big change in management and coaching techniques they hope it will provide volunteers with the opportunity to play an important part in the future of a local Club.

They play their home games at The Spittal, Castle Donington, Derby, DE74 2NQ.

If you're interested, please contact Gemma Pestell on 07402 341562, or you can email


Elite Sports - Coach wanted

We are looking for a volunteer coach to join our expanding club, Elite Sports Academy Derby. We’re looking for a FA Level 1 or 2 coach who is DBS checked, or happy to undertake one, to assist or lead on coaching sessions.

Practice takes place on Saturday mornings at Normanton Park in Derby, 10-11:30, for ages 5-12. There is also the potential for paid work for the right candidate.

If you’re interested, please email a covering letter and CV to You can also phone 07437 929148 for more information.


Coaching Opportunities - SoccerstarsUK

SoccerstarsUK are looking to recruit Part-Time Football Coaches, to deliver After School Club, Skills Centre & Holiday Club Football Sessions in Derbyshire. 

SoccerstarsUK currently deliver coaching sessions to over 5000 children per week. All applicants require a minimum FA Level 1 Coaching Certificate, Child Welfare, First Aid Certificate & access to a car.

To apply, please visit, click on the “About Us” tab and complete a Coach Application Form.


Coach Available - Belper Area

My name is Jazz Crane; a 20 year old Aussie who is looking to start goalkeeper coaching within semi-pro clubs around the Belper area. I’ll be doing my FA Level 1 in Football next week and my FA Level 1 in Goalkeeping ASAP. I’ve coached junior sides in the past and have experience in both England and Australia but I’m looking to coach U21/Men’s teams now for experience. Please contact me by emailing

Coach Available - Derby Area

My name is Chloe Smith and I am looking to join a club to coach in the Derby area. I have previously coached girls and boys aged U5 to U15 and have also been a goalkeeper coach. Last season I was a manager for a local team and have now been coaching 4 years.

I can be contacted by email on

UEFA b coach available - derby area

My name is Lukas Hosala and I am a UEFA B coach. I have an FA CRC and I am a member of The FA Licensed Coaches Club. I live in Derby and I am looking for an opportunity to get involved in football coaching, preferably age 15 and above. I have experience in academy coaching abroad with U10's, U11's and U15's.

If you know of any opportunity please contact me via e-mail or send a text to 07419 983379.


ADASC (Alfreton) - U10 Coach

ADASC are looking for a coach for an U10's team. The team plays in the YEL which involves home and away fixtures. Ideally the coach should be FA Level 1 qualified as a minimum. 

Please contact Dan Brookes, Club Secretary on



Pride Park FC are seeking coaches, assistant coaches and managers for some of our teams and training groups for the 2018/19 season. We are planning to start another girls team, and a second Open Age Ladies team next season so there are multiple opportunities covering all age groups up to Open Age.

If you already have coaching experience, you’re a former player looking to remain involved or to get back into the sport, or have a passion for football and want to get into coaching, this could be for you. We’d particularly like to hear from any females who might be interested in getting into coaching.

Candidates will be enthusiastic, with a passion for football and have a keen interest in player development. Experience and a Level 1 coaching qualification is desirable for the coach and manager positions, but not essential, as support and sponsorship for coach development, including qualifications, will be provided. 

All volunteers will be subject to DBS (CRB) checks.

For more info e-mail



After really good 2017/18 season, winning the league and playing in the cup final, Shardlow St James are expanding.

We have new players joining the club so we are looking for an experienced qualified manager/coach to run the reserve team to play in the Long Eaton Sunday League.

If you are interested, please contact Tom on 07772 841404.

Manager/Coach Wanted – Ripley Town U17’s

Ripley Town are looking for a Manager/Coach, FA Level 1 or above, to manage their U17’s next season. Training is currently held on Wednesday’s but could be changed; the team normally plays on Sunday mornings.

They are a Charter Standard Club with new facilities for training and pitches for the coming season.

Ripley Town are a friendly and welcoming club and with exciting times ahead. 

If you are interested and would like further information, please email Lee Stuart (Chairman)



Belper Town Ladies are looking for a new manager or coach to continue the development of our team in the 2018/19 season in the Derbyshire Girls and Ladies League Division 1. Having been promoted from League 2 as league champions and cup winners in 2016/17, they finished a very credible 3rd place in League 1 in 2017/18 season, winning 50% of their games. They were also cup finalists. 

They are an ambitious, hardworking and enthusiastic team and have a great turnout to training and matches and are looking for a coach/manager who shares their ambition and feels they can take the team forward. For next season they have also introduced a development team, playing in League 2, in order to facilitate their U16’s in transitioning to the ladies game and support the sustainability of the club.

They train once a week (Thursday evenings) and play on Sunday afternoons and will commence pre-season training in July. If you’d like to get in touch with a view to coming along and meeting the team, please contact:

First Team Coach Wanted - FC Bolsover
FC Bolsover are a step 6 club based in Derbyshire, currently playing in the NCEL Division 1. We are looking to recruit a First Team Coach to work alongside the existing manager and coaching staff.

A UEFA B/FA Level 2 qualification is required for the role. If interested please forward your current CV, showing qualifications and experience, to



First Team Manager Wanted - Stanton Ilkeston FC

Stanton Ilkeston FC, a Charter Standard Community Football Club, are looking to recruit a new Manager for their senior team who play in the Premier Division of The Long Eaton Sunday League.

The club have over twenty teams for the new season and have recently worked with the Football Foundation and the Derbyshire FA to secure a grant from the Premier League & The FA Facilities Fund, to build a new community pavilion and changing rooms at our home ground in Ilkeston.

For more information please contact Club Secretary Andy Green on or phone 07758 753707.


Coach Available – Derby Area

Paul Watson FA qualified Level One coach. Due to other weekend commitments I can’t manage a team week in/week out but I am available to run high tempo coaching sessions for your team on an ad hoc or more reoccurring basis during week nights.

Happy to run sessions in a well-established set up who might be looking to add different ideas/variety to their player development, or help a less established outfit that might be looking for coaching support. All sessions involve high-tempo ball work aimed at improving overall player ability in a fun environment tailored to age group.

If you would like me to join your club please email or call 07584 092852.


Coaches Wanted - Melbourne Dynamo

Melbourne Dynamo are currently looking for unattached volunteers to support the delivery of girls football sessions at the club. The sessions are at Melbourne Sports Park on a weekly basis. For more information, please contact the club on

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