ENG Junior Women beach volleyball coaching vacancies

7th December 2021

ENG Junior Women beach volleyball coaching vacancies

We are looking to recruit a Head Coach and Assistant Coach for the England beach volleyball Junior Women. 

The roles will help to deliver an athlete centered talent development programme that aims to increase the number of junior age players recruited against a profile capable of moving into the senior programme. 

Head Coach candidates will ideally hold a Volleyball England Level 3 award or equivalent qualification or as a minimum have a Volleyball England Level 2 award and significant experience of coaching young athletes. 

Candidates for the Assistant Coach position will ideally hold a Volleyball England Level 2 award or equivalent qualification or as a minimum have a Volleyball England Level 1 award and significant experience of coaching young athletes. 

Please note these roles are voluntary, with reasonable out of pocket expenses covered. 

The teams enter the NEVZA U17/U19 Championships in July, CEV U22/U20/U18 European Championships, Home Nations U19 and UKBT events. The programme for 2022 is being finalised, however you can find the confirmed camp and competition dates here.

Gillian Harrison, Strategic Manager (Volleyball For Life) oversees the England Talent Pathway. She said: “Working with our talented national team athletes is such a rewarding role, and I would encourage anyone with the right background and experience to apply or find out more.” 

Digital Open Evening 

This is a chance for anyone who's interested to hear a little bit about the programme.  It takes the form of a 45-minute webinar led by Gillian Harrison, Strategic Manager (Volleyball for Life) and Andy Jones (Volleyball England) with a short presentation about the programme and a chance to ask any questions. 

Join the open evening on Thursday 16th December at 8pm, using this link

Application Process 

  • Please click here to read the Head Coach job description and click here for the Assistant Coach job description. 
  • Complete our short online application form for either the Head Coach or Assistant Coach. 
  • Closing date: 2nd January 2022 
  • Interviews will take place on Wednesday 5th or Thursday 6th January 7pm – 9pm. The interviews will take place by Video call. 

If you have any questions about the roles please contact Gillian Harrison, Strategic Lead (Volleyball For Life) via email: g.harrison@volleyballengland.org or phone: 01509 227734. 

Photo: CEV

ENG Junior Women beach volleyball coaching vacancies