You will:
• Ensure there is a comprehensive football offer at Wigan Youth Zone, seven days a week, 52 weeks of the year including holiday courses, coaching sessions, external fixtures and tournaments.
• Develop and create Wigan Youth FC in line with Wigan Youth Zone ‘Try, Train, Team’ ethos – including recruitment of volunteer coaches and liaison with local football partners.
• Manage and coordinate the usage of Wigan Youth Zone football pitches with external organisations.
• Liaise with the Wigan Youth Zone Sports Coordinator to organise monthly fixtures and activities across the Youth Zone network.
• Effectively manage a team of project staff ensuring appropriate staffing levels are in place at all football related activity.
• Organise and deliver outreach sessions to recruit new members to Wigan Youth Zone.

You will have:
• A proven track record of community sports project development
• Experience of managing or supervising staff, supporting their development and managing their performance
• Proven track record of working with hard to reach young people in a youth work setting
• Experience in coaching football to young people of all abilities and experience

Please email [email protected] to request an application form and further details of the role.

Closing date: Monday 30th May, 5pm