FA Charter Standard Club Message Board

This service is exclusive to affiliated clubs in Dorset who have achieved the FA Charter Standard Club Award - please ask your Club Secretary to forward any requests to development@dorsetfa.com

Sturminster Marshall (Posted 1st September 2017) Under 14s play in the Dorset Youth Football League Division 1 and are looking to add players to a very small squad. If interested contact Brian on brian@sturfc.co.uk for more info. Sturminster Marshall are an FA Charter Standard Club offering youth and adult football.

Blandford United Youth Ladies (Posted 22nd August 2017) are recruiting players for the ladies team who play in the Dorset Women’s League. The team is well supported by the Charter Standard Development Club with the team manager also sitting on the Dorset Women’s League Management Committee. Players aged 16+ of all abilities welcome!

For details of training and how to get involved please contact Darren Gilley at darren.gilley@btinternet.com or Steve Powell at scpowell68@gmail.com or phone 07837 198151. 

Jurassic Coast Girls (Posted 1st August 2017) Thanks to some recent Football Foundation funding, we are now looking for a FA Qualified Goalkeeping Coach to work with @JCGFC

This can be either a voluntary or paid role, candidate must match with the clubs ethos & charter, have in date FA Safeguarding Workshop & FA CRC, although this can be arranged through the club. 

Please contact the club secretary on 07588 828229 or email: secretary.JCGFC@mail.com if you are interested in this position. This role will primarily be working with girls new to Goalkeeping or wishing to develop an initial interest in Goalkeeping.

Jurassic Coast Girls are also interested in recruiting more coaches and players, especially at U9 & U7 that would like to get involved in the club. 

Merley Cobham Sports Youth (Posted 21st July 2017) are looking to strengthen the following teams for the forthcoming season:

Under 15 Boys (Bmth League) (goalkeeper + players)
Under 11 Boys (Dorset League)
Under 18 Boys 
New Ladies Team recently established

We are a growing club with teams in every age group, including 4 girls teams, offering the opportunity to play great football in a great environment. Please email mcsyfc@btinternet.com

Broadstone FC (Posted 12th July 2017) The Charter Standard Development Club are starting up new girls teams at Under 7 & Under 9 and also recruiting players for their girls teams across the club. They are hosting open training sessions as part of the Girls Football Week Euro Celebrations on Saturday 22nd July from 9.00am – 11.00am and Wednesday 26th July from 6.00pm – 8.00pm at Broadstone Recreation Ground. All welcome for the sessions delivered by FA qualified club coaches. For further information please contact Adam Farmer on 07970 382102.

Broadstone FC U13's 2017/18 season  (school year 8 from September) require players for the new season as we step up to 11 aside. Please contact Mark Rowe (U13's Manager) via email: bully.beef21@hotmail.com


Longfleet Lionesses (posted 12th July 2017) The Charter Standard Community Club are keen for new ladies to join their ladies team who will be entering a team into the Dorset Women’s League Recreational Division for 2017/18. Weekly training sessions and monthly games are focused on being fun and sociable and all are welcome. For more details please contact Dee Cooper at dcooper.longfleetyfc@gmail.com.


Poole Town Youth (Posted 12th July 2017) are excited to be starting up a new girls teams for the 2017/18 season! The Charter Standard Club are hoping to develop teams for Under 7, Under 9, Under 11 & Under 13 girls teams throughout the course of the season so if you are keen to come along and join in then please get in touch with Simon Robinson - ptyfcsec@gmail.com. The club are also looking for volunteers who wish to support the new girls section including coaches and team managers.


Shaftesbury Rockies (Posted 12th July 2017) Following the Girls Wildcats sessions Shaftesbury Rockies are now starting up girls teams at Under 11, Under 13 & Under 15. So if you’re interested in getting involved with the Charter Standard Club please get in touch with James Page-Chatton at jpc@chat-com.com

Stalbridge Youth (Posted 20th June 2017) are looking for a coach and possible Manager for their U11 mixed team. The team have around 17 committed children. Training is usually Wednesday nights and matches are on Sundays and the team play in Dorset Youth League. The club are flexible with training days, so whatever suits the right person. They are ideally looking for someone who is at least FA level 1 qualified, but if the right person was interested and would commit for two years were would pay to put them through the level 1 as soon as possible. Please contact Hayley Travers on Hayleytravers94@gmail.com or call  07969 743695.

Harlequin & Weston Sports (Posted 20th June 2017) are excited to be starting a new Under 11 Girls team for the 2017/18 season and are looking for players to join this new team. The club are also keen for an additional coach to support the team. For more details please contact Lisa Vranch-Wellman at Lisa_vranch-Wellman@hotmail.co.uk 

Poole Town Youth FC (posted 16th June 2017) are looking to strengthen the under 14s for season 2017-18. We are currently holding taster sessions for any boys or girls whom would like to sign up for league football. We are also looking to start an under 13s girls team over the year and would love girls to come a train with us.

We are also recruiting for a coach for our brand new Girls Under 9 team – the team already have a parent administrator so just need a coach to take training and games.

Please contact Simon Robinson 07514 250480

Swanage Town & Herston FC (Posted 22nd May 2017) are looking for new coaches to join their Charter Standard Club for the 2017/18 season to support the development of new girls teams at their club. Full support will be given to new coaches so if you are interested please contact Ali Newell on alinewell@swanagefc.com.

Longfleet Youth FC (Posted 18th May 2017) Can we count on you to volunteer? Volunteering for a community football club like ours is a process that is richly rewarding for all involved. When you give up your time and resources, you are making a difference. Would you like to:


* Support your local award winning football Club?
* Share your talents and energy with a group of caring individuals?
* Experience a sense of pride in your accomplishments?
* Enjoy helping over 450 children & adults continue to enjoy regular football activities?

Due to some restructuring of the Longfleet Youth / Longfleet FC (Adults) Committee we are looking for volunteer members for the following roles within the Club Committee: 


For further information (including role descriptions), or if you have any questions you would like to ask about either of these opportunities please feel free to contact either of the following committee members: 

Club Chairman, Graham Parkes on email: gparkes.longfleetyfc@gmail.com or mobile number 07877 452670, or 
Club Secretary/Treasurer, Beverley Bowers on email: bbowers.longfleetyfc@gmail.com or mobile number 07703 744564


Broadstone FC (Posted 12th May 2017) Mens are a Saturday set up and play in DFL & have 2 teams. We are looking for a New Reserve Team MANAGER & ASSISTANT/COACH, due to our existing team stepping down at the end of current season, This is required to take our DFL Div 2 team forward for next season (2017-18), preferably with a Level 1 coaching certificate, however, for the right person(s) money will be made available to cover any course costs.

We are also looking for a Physiotherapist and Pitch-side medical staff - This position will be for our 1st team that play in DFL Senior League, this would be ideal for someone looking to get into physiotherapy or currently studying at university/college and need the voluntary work to complete their coursework. All applicants, must have a first aid or emergency aid qualification.

For further information please contact: broadstonefootballclub.mens@gmail.com or you can speak directly to 1st team manager Mike Smith on 07483860641

Lytchett and Upton red triangle FC (Posted 12th May 2017) are looking for players in their under 12's Division 4 and under 14's division 4. We would welcome new players who would like to join. We are also looking for ladies over the age of 16 for our ladies training group starting soon. Please contact Mike fudge 07545778342 or email chairman@lurtfc.co.uk  

Bere Regis Ladies FC (Posted 6th April 2017) are looking for a new coach for their Dorset Women's League team who are currently top of the league. Training is Thursdays at Bere Regis FC from 6.30 - 7.30pm with games played on Sunday afternoons. Anyone interested please get in touch with Sarah at bereladiesfc@hotmail.com.

Weymouth FC (Posted 21st March 2017) Following talks - Weymouth FC Youth are becoming one with Weymouth FC, from next season onwards and as a result we are looking to recruit more coaches, managers, assistants and children for teams to expand the club.

 Anyone who wishes to become a coach or manager for Weymouth FC's Under 7-18 youth teams starting next season should get in touch.

 We are also looking for children to form teams in the Under 7 - Under 12 age categories in particular and Under 6 training sessions.

 All other age groups are welcoming children who are looking for a team to get in touch.

 Please direct any interest/queries to our youth section club secretary - Michelle at weyfcyouthsec@btinternet.com  or telephone/text 07887 495928 or our Chairman Paul - 07557 051653 or even send us a message via Facebook through our page @weymouthyouthofficial.

Bere Regis FC (Posted 21st March 2017) new PLAYERS required.  After the regretful withdrawal from the Dorset Men's Saturday League Division 1 two years ago, it is the aim of the Club to re-enter the Dorset Football Leagues, at an appropriate lower level, for the 2017-18 season.  This is going to be a new era for the Club that will not only provide us with a good opportunity to build a competitive team for the future but also re-establish our football league status.  The facilities at Bere Regis FC are of a very high standard and an envy of many visiting teams, with its excellent pitch, excellent changing rooms and an excellent clubhouse that features a licensed bar and large screen TV.

A new MANAGER is required to take our aim forward for next season (2017-18), preferably with a Level 1 coaching certificate, however, for the right person money will be made available to cover any course costs.

For further information contact:  Mark Bennett 01929 471011 / 07751 260458 – markanddi@fsmail.net or Dean Rogerson bereregisfcsecretary@hotmail.com

Longfleet Youth / Longfleet FC (Adults) Committee (Posted 6th March 2017) we are looking for volunteer members for the following roles within the Club Committee: 


For further information, or if you have any questions you would like to ask about either of these opportunities please feel free to contact either of the following committee members:Club Chairman, Graham Parkes on email: gparkes.longfleetyfc@gmail.com  or mobile number 07877 452670, or 

Club Secretary/Treasurer, Beverley Bowers on email: bbowers.longfleetyfc@gmail.com or mobile number 07703 744564.

Wareham Rangers Youth FC (Posted 28th February 2017) have a number of coaching vacancies for their Charter Standard Youth Club for the 2017/18 season. Roles include: Little Kickers (Year 1) - New Team; Under 8's (Year 3) - New Team; Under 9's (Year 4) - New Team; Under 11's (Year 6) - New Team; Under 14's (Year 9); Under 16's (Year 11) - New Team. In return for your commitment the club will fund your coaching qualification and support you. If your interested please contact Kelly on KRyouth@outlook.com.

Corfe Mullen United Juniors (Posted 13th February 2017) are looking for players in their under 12's Dorset team.  Training is at Corfe Mullen recreation ground on Saturday mornings with matches being played on Sundays.  We would welcome new players who would like to join.  For further details please contact Andy Cook on 07592 826977 or via email lea_cook@hotmail.com

Shaftesbury Rockies (Posted 1st February) are looking for players for their Under 11 team. The FA Charter Standard Club have 7 youth teams with the Under 11's training on Saturday mornings from 10 - 11am. The team have sponsorship and offer football in a fun environment. For further details please contact Frank Armstrong - rockies6@btinternet.com.

Longfleet Youth (Posted 1st February 2017) are keen for new players to join their Under 18 Tigers team playing in the Dorset League. The team trains every Tuesday at Ashdown Leisure Centre, Canford Heath from 5.30 - 6.30pm and would welcome new players along to join. For more details please contact Dee Cooper - dcooper.longfleetyfc@gmail.com.

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