Foundation Phase Assistant Squad Coach

Pay: £3,200 per annum

Hours: – 7 hours per week, 2 evenings per week to include 1 Match Day on the weekend

Contract: - Fixed Term Contract – Start date 20th July 2023

Location: – Peterborough United Training Ground, Oundle Road, Peterborough with travel to matches

We are currently seeking a new Foundation Phase Assistant Squad Coach. 

Supported by the Foundation Phase Lead Coach & Academy Head of Coaching you willassist a specific age group within the Foundation Phase in line with our academy philosophy. You will also support 2 coaching sessions and one game day per week during the season.

About You

The successful person will have:

  • Significant experience of an elite football environment
  • Excellent understanding of coaching young footballers
  • Qualified to a Uefa B level or working towards
  • To have or working towards the Advanced Youth Award
  • In date First Aid (EFAIF), DBS and Safeguarding certificates 

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HOW TO APPLY: Please send a CV and supporting covering letter to If you have any questions regarding this role please email these to us and we will be happy to answer any questions you have.


Equality, Diversity and Inclusion at PUFC

At Peterborough United Football Club, Equality, Diversity & Inclusion is championed in all areas of the Club.  PUFC promotes equal opportunities in employment and we positively welcome applications from all candidates regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex and sexual orientation. We are committed to promoting employment opportunities that celebrate diversity and inclusion.

We are committed to attracting, recruiting and retaining the most talented candidates and the club intends to ensure that everyone who wishes to engage with the club, whether as matchday fans, staff, players, volunteers, participants, has a real and equal opportunity to do so.

Peterborough United Football Club is committed to safeguarding and ensuring the welfare and protection of children and vulnerable people and expects all staff to share this commitment. As such, the post holder may be subject to any background checks as required.

Safeguarding at PUFC

Peterborough United is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Satisfactory reference and enhanced DBS check (if required) are required for successful applicants. Peterborough United are required to conduct online searches as part of their shortlisting process in accordance with Keeping Children Safe in Education guidance. In particular, we expect all to:

  • To have the ability to safeguard and promote the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults
  • Appreciate the significance of safeguarding and interpret this accurately for all individuals’ children, young people and vulnerable adults whatever their circumstances
  • To have a good understanding of the safeguarding agenda and can demonstrate an ability to contribute towards a safe environment
  • The ability to converse at ease with members of the public and provide information accurately