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Development Squad Manager Required

November 9, 2023 News

Tavistock AFC is seeking a Development Squad Manager to lead and coach our under-21 development squad. This is an exciting opportunity to shape and mentor talented young players as they transition from youth to men’s football.

As Development Squad Manager, you will:

● Plan and lead 8-10 Development Squad matches during the regular season against
local Step 6 and 7 clubs
● Support pre-season matches and training to integrate development squad with      first team
● Conduct weekly training sessions alongside First Team squad
● Work closely with first-team management and club Technical Director
● Provide coaching and mentoring to develop players technically and tactically
● Liaise with local clubs to arrange fixtures and build relationships

The ideal candidate will have:

● Strong background in youth development
● FA coaching qualifications to Level 2 minimum
● Up-to-date DBS clearance
● Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
● A passion for developing young talent

We provide:

● Access to excellent facilities at Langsford Park
● Support of club physio and officials
● All required equipment and operational costs

To apply, submit your CV and a brief football development plan for the squad to Technical Director Dave Ottley at dave@balanceforbusiness.co.uk.