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Volunteer Opportunities

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Below is a list of current opportunities within the Birmingham FA region

All Volunteers must have, or be willing to undertake, a Criminal Records Check (CRC).

Bournville Warriors FC (Volunteer Coaches)

The club are looking for new volunteer coaches to join and get involved in some exciting new projects involving Boys and Girls teams, Foundation stage coaching, Futsal and more. Current coaching qualifications are an advantage, however the club will look to support the development of coaching qualifications

All volunteers must be 16 or over and will be expected to complete a DBS (CRB) application.

For more information, please contact: Wayne on 07584 242500


Gornal Ladies FC (Assistant Manager / Coach)

A vacancy has become available for an assistant manager / coach for Gornal Ladies FC's First Team. The team and management are very ambitious and require someone with a minimum Level 2 qualification who can provide input into the team.

They currently play in the West Midlands Regional League Division 1 South.

Contact Alan Moore, Chairman, via email - - via telephone - 01384 468320 - or via mobile - 07540 722513.


Saltey Stallions FC (Camera Operator)

The first team are looking for a camera operator to cover matches going forward. Games take place on a Sunday afternoon, with all equipment being provided (including a Canon DSLR, Sony Handyman and Parrot Bebop 2 Drone). 

For more information on how to get involved, please contact:

Black Country FC (Volunteer Coaches)

Follow the link to see multiple opportunities with Black Country FC:

They are also recruiting players for all teams from Under 9's through to Under 16's. Applicants must have an up to date FA Safeguarding Children and Emergency First Aid qualification. 

To apply for these roles please send an email with a copy of your CV to either:

Pete Whitehouse - Academy Director - OR

Thomas Albutt - Director of Football -


FC Elite Academy (Volunteer Coach)

FC Elite Academy are looking for a committed coach / volunteer to help with their youth development. The club has the means to pay for FA Level 1 and DBS checks for suitable individuals. This is a great way to work within the beautiful game.

Contact Mario on 07873599264

Coventrians FC (Volunteer Coaches)

The club are looking for new volunteer coaches to join and get involved in some exciting new projects involving boys and girls teams, as well as expanding their senior male and female sections. The club will look to support the development of coaching qualifications.

All volunteers must be 16 or over and will be expected to complete a CRC.

For more information. contact Jane on 07702829313

Knowle Ladies FC (Team Manager)

The team are looking for an enthusiastic, dedicated and positive person to take on the role of team manager from the 18/19 season.

You must hold a relevant coaching qualification and be able to display a good attitude, a passion for promoting women's football and good communication skills.

If you are interested, please submit a covering letter to club chairman, Dave Ratcliffe -

Your letter should detail your qualifications, previous coaching experience and why you are interested in taking on the role.


Rising Stars Sports Academy (Multiple positions available)

Requirements: FA Qualified Coaches (Level 1, Level 2 and UEFA B) - Male and Female Coaches required.

We require coaches to start in April for our new Wildcat Centre for girls aged 5-11.

U8's Girls Coach / Manager.
U10's Girls Coach / Manager.

We are also looking for a Goalkeeping Coach to work in our centres on Tuesday's and Wednesday's.

Contact: Please contact Glen Smith with your CV on - - or via 07807 589655


Stratton Street Community Centre (Coaches required)

We are advertising for a coach to help us form a junior football team at our local community centre. There are real issues around social isolation, lack of integration and boredom for the youth in our local area. The emphasis of this project is to engage with and support the physical and mental well-being of our youngsters. We are currently going through the process of a funding application for kit and equipment.

Reassuringly we already have a number of youngsters age 10 to 12 years old who have expressed a real interest in forming a team. They are very keen to start training and to this end we are looking for a coach who will be enthusiastic as we are about getting this project off the ground.

For further information, please contact Gail Reynolds on 01902 453234 / 07904335786




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