AN opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic coach to join the growing Football Development Programme at Torquay United and also work with Torquay Academy as a coach in their football department.

This dual role will see the right candidate working closely with our Head of Youth to develop talented footballers for Torquay United and also spending time at Torquay Academy to grow their football provision at the school.

The position as Torquay United Assistant Head of Youth will require attendance at our training sessions on a Monday evening, plus involvement on a Saturday for fixtures in the Junior Premier League and friendly games.

The right candidate will support the Head of Youth, implementing a comprehensive coaching syllabus and philosophy that reflects the values of Torquay United. The role will ultimately be responsible to the first-team manager to ensure a consistency of message and delivery throughout the football club.

We work very closely with Torquay Academy, who will provide players for the new Torquay United Under-18 team competing in the South-West Counties Youth League.

The second part of the job will see the coach working at Torquay Academy, providing support to their Director of Football in the implementation of a strategy that maximises the potential of young players.

Assistant Head of Youth Job Descriptions: Job Description Torquay Academy Coach | Job Description Torquay United

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The closing date for applications is Wednesday, August 29. Interviews will be held on Friday, August 31.