Paid coaching roles by Barnes Hockey Club - written 13/05/2014 20:54:47

~~Barnes Hockey Club are looking to fill two paid coaching roles within the Ladies section of the club:


1st Team Head Coach – South Division 1

• Applicants need to have a minimum of a Level 2 qualification.

• Must have experience of coaching at a high level – National Conference or above

• The Head Coach is responsible for planning and carrying out all training for the 1st team. The 1st team currently train twice a week at our Dukes Meadow pitch.

• The Head Coach is responsible for the selection of the team for Saturday matches and is expected to attend all matches.

• The target is for the team to gain promotion to National League.

• Good communication with the other coaches in the club required on a weekly basis

• Experience of playing at a good level is preferable but not essential


2nd Team Coach – South Division 3B

• Previous coaching experience and a minimum of a Level 2 qualification is required.

• The 2nd team coach will need to plan and carry out training once a week.

• He / she will be responsible for selection each week, with the help of the 2nd team captain

• There is an expectation that the coach will attend matches on Saturdays.

• Good communication with the other coaches in the club required on a weekly basis


Barnes is a thriving and lively club with 8 ladies teams (and 6 men’s teams) ranging from South Division 1 down to Surrey Division 11 as well as a quickly growing Junior section. Three of our ladies teams achieved promotion last season and the influx of our junior section moving into the senior teams means that we are a constantly growing and close knit club.


These roles would suit somebody that is a good at working in a team as well as autonomously. They need to be committed to the team they are coaching, the club itself and also need to have a genuine interest in the success of Barnes Hockey Club.


Please send a CV detailing your coaching experience to date with a covering letter that states why you feel you would be suited to the role to:

Deadline for applications: 31st May 2014