Michael Johnson - Futsal Manager
I have been coaching for 7 years for Peterborough United, I started as a player and move into coaching as an apprentice and over the time have moved into my current managerial role looking after 1 member of staff and over 30 players. Over the last 7 years, I have worked across many schemes such as Development Centres, Education delivery, Academy, First Team Match Day fixtures and Futsal. I am currently working as part of the EFL Working group, to help improve and develop the futsal programme across the country. Currently I am on my UEFA B Futsal and looking to complete later in 2018.
Jenna Lusk - NCS/Women & Girls Manager
I have been coaching for 12 years and in that time, I have coached for community based schemes, development/elite centres, on the FA girl’s talent pathway and been lucky enough to coach out in America for a year. In 2017 I completed the UEFA B Licence in Football and currently completing UEFA B in Futsal. I will be looking to complete the A license in the coming years. I have been working for Peterborough United Foundation since 2014 and started off as the NCS/ Women & Girls Co-Ordinator. I am now currently the NCS/Women & Girls Manager, overseeing all projects involved within these departments as well as managing 3 full time and 8 part time staff members. I am confident that over the next few years we will continue to grow as a foundation and build our projects further.
Gavin Slater - Participation Manager
I oversee and manage community projects to raise participation levels. This mainly includes the schools programme, development centres and school holiday courses. I have been full-time at the club since January 2014, where I have progressed from a Community Coach role into a manager’s position since the summer 2016. Previously I was a part-time coach for the club starting in 2009. I am FA level 2 qualified (currently working towards UEFA B), hold the FA Youth Award, Futsal Level 2 and numerous other sports coaching qualifications.
Ryan Johnson - Premier League Primary Stars Co-ordinator
Previously I was a Community Apprentice for two years starting in 2014. I am now lucky enough to have progressed to deliver the premier league stars project, which keeps growing. I hold a FA Level 2 but I’m currently working towards UFEA B, Futsal Level 1, AFPE Level 3. I hope to keep progressing with in the club.
Megan Stickland - NCS/Women & Girls Co-ordinator and Community Safeguarding Officer
I have been working at Peterborough United in the Women and Girls Department full time since September 2016. I started as a casual coach on work experience in 2015, shadowing fun days, PE lessons and after school clubs to gain experience and complete my coaching badges. I am qualified at FA Level 2 and Youth Module 2 with plans to start my UEFA B Licence this year. My role at the club started as the NCS and Women and Girls Assistant with a recent progression to NCS/Women and Girls Co-ordinator and Community Safeguarding Officer. Taking on the extra roles within the Foundation has allowed me to develop my skills and knowledge in the projects we run in the community and take more of a leadership role in these. I really enjoy working for the club and I look forward to continue being a part of progressing the successful projects we run.
Michael Gibbons - Disability Officer
I have my UEFA B Licence and I am currently a full-time community coach and the disability officer at the club. I have been working for the community since 2012, where I started off as a casual community coach. In 2016 I become a full-time member of staff in the community, which involves me delivering in P.E. lessons, afterschool clubs, Development centre coaching and disability sessions. I am keen to keep progressing as a coach with in the club.
Callum Avent - Futsal Assistant
I am currently on my UEFA B futsal and looking to finish off my Football level 2 by the end of this year. I started at Peterborough on the Futsal Scholarship 2013 till 2015, Then was taken on as an apprentices August 2015 for 1 year now a full time member of staff on the Futsal programme and Community Foundation. Currently work out in Primary Schools for our Afterschool Schemes and full time on the Futsal Programme. I look forward to keep progressing with the club.
Tom Skeath - Community Coach
I currently hold the UEFA B License along with the FA Youth Award. I have been involved with the club for 4 years and initially started off as a casual community coach delivering mainly afterschool clubs and development centres. Now I am a full-time coach, coaching in with in schools, Development centres and Academy.
Lewis Taylor - Community Apprentice
I have just started as a community apprentice. This involves me going out to various school delivering P.E. lessons, after school clubs and working within the school’s programmes, prior to this did the futsal scholarship for 2 years from 2015-2017. I have recently completed my level 1 in futsal and football and looking to start my level 2 football in the next couple of months.
Emily Smith - NCS Co-ordinator
I started working at Peterborough United in May 2018 as an NCS Co-ordinator. Prior to Peterborough United I have worked with young people at Wilds Lodge, which is a therapeutic special educational needs school for boys and have also worked in the travel industry. In my free time, I do a lot of sports photography and video making. I’m really looking forward to helping the NCS team grow and being able to get involved in the great opportunities that the programme has to offer.
Isaac Tozer - Business Admin Apprentice
I have just started working here as a Business Admin Apprentice, I previously worked as a Business Admin Apprentice at the Peterborough & District Football League for a year and a half. I help manage the social media accounts for the Foundation, Futsal and Ladies as well as helping the Foundation coaches with any extra work they need doing. I look forward to promoting all the good work the Foundation do.
Craig Hill - Community Coach