Manager for Linfield Ladies

Jan 12 2015 7:51 PM

Linfield FC are inviting applications for the position of Manager of the club's Ladies team. The successful candidate will have responsibility for all team matters and work with the club's staff to further develop the squad and build on the successes and significant progress of the last two years.

In that 2 year period Linfield Ladies have won 5 senior trophies - a reflection on the capability and commitment of these footballers. Boasting a number of senior and youth internationals, the squad is developing fast and the expectation is that a suitably qualified coach will have the knowledge, experience, skills and enthusiasm to take the squad forward. With excellent support structures in place to assist the Manager in his/her duties, he/she will be given every opportunity to succeed and build on the firm foundations that exist at Linfield Ladies FC.

Applications are invited from both male and female candidates. In the first instance prospective candidates should submit a CV including full name, address and contact details, by email to Ladies@linfieldfc.com

The closing date for applications for this volunteer post is 5pm on Wednesday 28th January 2015. Dependent on the number of applications, Linfield FC reserve the right to interview only suitably qualified persons.

Essential Criteria

To hold a current UEFA recognised coaching qualification.
To have a current Child protection enhanced certificate (or to complete same upon appointment).
To demonstrate the ability to manage/coach elite female footballers.
To demonstrate sound organisational skills.
To have a suitable means of transport.

Desirable Criteria

To hold the UEFA A License (or be working towards it.)
To have detailed knowledge of women's football and its development within Northern Ireland.