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Coaching Opportunities in Dorset


Are you a Dorset FA affiliated Club that is looking for help to run a team within your Club?

If you are then let us know and we will post your vacancy here on the Coaching Opportunities page. Please email with your requirements.

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For all football development enquiries please contact:

Justine Mosley (County Development Manager)

By Phone: 01202 688277
(8.30am - 4.30pm Monday - Friday)

By Email:


(Posted 11th June 2019) AFC Blandford are desperately looking for a 1st team manager for the coming season. The 1st team are currently in the senior league and are looking to progress further up through the football league. We are currently a Charter Standard football club with good facilities ready to move into the DPL. With strong committee backing, the new manager will have plenty of support. Coaching experience/Courses is admirable, however the right persons who wish to do coaching courses, money can be made available from the club to cover costs.

Anybody who might be interested in the role, please contact either Jason Gulbins (Secretary) or James Woodruff (Chairman) via email - 


(Posted 8th September 2019) Bere Regis FC are looking for a U16 Lead Coach / Manager who is required for an immediate start for season 2019/20.

They are actively recruiting for the above role and have a committed group of players who have been together from DCFA Mini Soccer with a combination of new players joining this season.

Bere Regis FC are a Charter Standard Club ‘small and friendly ‘ with first class facilities located centrally in Dorset.

This post would suit a young dynamic coach eager to progress ideally they need at least the FA Level 1. They would receive substantial support from the existing management team and wider Club support from BRFC (BRSC).

Training is on Thursdays with match days on Sunday afternoons in the Dorset Youth Football League.

For further details please contact Mike Bosworth (Youth Chairman)  on 07762 618490.

(Posted 3rd July 2018) 

Blandford United Youth Football Club are looking for a qualified level 1 coach to lead a new walking football initiative. Non-qualified coaches will also be considered, and placed on a coaching qualification course (paid for by BYFC). If you are interested please contact Steve Powell, Chairman at


Blandford Youth Football Club are also seeking qualified level 1 coaches to support teams across all age ranges. Non-qualified coaches will also be considered, and placed on a coaching qualification course (paid for by BYFC). If you are interested please contact Steve Powell, Chairman at

(Posted 4th May 2020) Broadmayne FC are looking for a new manager for their Dorset League Div 2 campaign next season 2020/21. Please get in touch if you are interested. Contact Phil Marriott 

(Posted 17th May 2018) Broadstone FC Mens team are looking for a New Reserve Team MANAGER & ASSISTANT/COACH, due to our existing team stepping down at the end of current season. We are FA chartered club & a Nike grass roots set up with some good facility's and a great pool of players.
This is required to take our Saturday DFL Div 2 team forward for next season (2018-19) preferably with a Level 1 coaching certificate, however, for the right person(s) money will be made available to cover any course costs.

Please contact Mike Smith on 07483 860641 if interested.


(Posted 29th April 2019) Broadstone Football Club are looking for new committee members/coaches. 

Committee Members - They are currently looking for 2/3 committee members including a welfare officer.

Coaches - Required urgently is a coach for the U5's team. In addition they require an U16's coach and an U11 girls coach (next season's age groups).

If you are interested in any of the positions above please contact the Club Secretary Matt Cockwell on 07825 518472


(Posted 21st March 2019) Dexter Sports CIC FC are looking for volunteers to get involved with our new girls football training sessions. Ideally we would like someone to take control of the project with a view to arranging coaching/ training sessions with a planned growth into developing teams of different ages. We are also looking for coaches to  support the training sessions on a regular basis. No experience is necessary for either roles as full FA Level one training is offered as well as support from our existing network of boys coaching staff and committee.

For more information please contact Tim at

(Posted 5th June 2018) Dexters Sports YFC have several opportunities for both experienced and new managers and coaches over a wide range of ages from U7's to U15's. 

For managers with experience and qualifications we have existing teams ready to go with exiting managers happy to work together along side you to make sure your introduction and handover is as smooth as possible. We support positions available for coaches that would like to get involved but are a little unsure and would prefer to support an existing manager. Or if you want a real challenge we have new U7 teams preparing for the start of next season. They are keen full of energy and raring to go all they need now is a leader to show them the way.

No previous experience is necessary as full training, support and qualifications can be provided.

If you're interested in any of our coaching opportunities please email:

(Posted 25th June 2018) Dorchester Town Stars U15’s are looking for an assistant coach.

If you are interested or would like further information please contact Michael Gravelle on 07787 751207 or email 


(Posted 5th June 2018) Gill Dons are looking for a manager for their successful Double Winning adult team who have been promoted into Dorset Division 2 next season. We are also pleased to invite any adult players looking for a club to our pre-season training in July. Date TBC but email if interested or follow our Facebook page Gill Dons FC for details. 

(Posted 13th March 2018) Longfleet prides itself on development of players, coaches, teams and all its members. To be able to provide enjoyable football for all is what is essential to us. Within our Club Development Plan, we have always had the goal of creating an Abilities team to be able to offer football to others that may not suit mainstream football, such as our very successful DSActive teams. We would very much like to branch this out further to create other inclusion teams. We are currently receiving enquiries from parents seeking teams for their children to be able to join who need more support than our current mainstream teams. Along with this, we have had adult enquires but have not been successful in placing them with a team. 

If anyone has an interest in coaching within an inclusion setting at Longfleet Youth, please contact Dee Cooper


(Posted 2nd May 2018) Merley Cobham Ladies FC play in the Dorset Women’s League. They are looking to expand the ladies team in the next few seasons to hopefully progress up the football pyramid. They are actively looking for young coaches in a voluntary capacity that would like to be part of the club and make the step up into coaching adults football. The club train on a Thursday evening with matches on a Sunday.

If you are interested in joining Merley Cobham Ladies then please contact Sean Hill (Manager) at

(Posted 29th April 2019) Phoenix Youth Football Club are a club based at Ferndown Leisure Centre and are looking for a Level One Coach to head up their new Under 10’s Team, with support of an Assistant Coach (also Level One) and Apprentice Coach.
The role is voluntary and the successful applicant will be responsible for coaching the team Saturday mornings (9.30-10.30) with games on Sunday mornings. No admin will be expected and full coaching kit and equipment will be provided.
Please apply via email to Jeremy Horgan on 07889 156514 or email

(Posted 16th October 2018) Poole Town FC U18's are looking for a coach with at least an FA Level 1 or FA Goalkeeper Level 1 to assist training and match days.

Please email for more information.

(Posted 18th June 2018) Poole Town Ladies FC are recruiting for coaches for their women's club offering football at 3 different levels. The first team play in The FA Women's National League, the Development Team play in The FA Women's National League Reserve Division and the Reserve Team play in the Dorset Women's League.

The club are looking for good reliable coaches to compliment the team - ideally ambitious, hard working and able to assist on a volunteer basis.

For more details please contact Lisa at

(Posted 16th May 2018) Poole Town Youth FC (Wessex) are looking for a Manager for their Under 12 Colts team that play in Division 1. This would be a voluntary position. If you are interested or want to know more information please contact Tracey Haysom

(Posted 19th December 2018) Due to expanding numbers, Redlands FC Girls Under 8's are looking for a reliable Volunteer/Coach to help assist with training and match festivals of the Under 8's Redlands FC Girls group of teams.

Winter Training is on Monday evenings 5-6pm indoors at the Budmouth Sports College, Weymouth, with Festival Matches on some Saturday Mornings.

Must be prepared in the early stages to attend the following courses:

  • Safeguarding
  • Emergency First Aid
  • Complete an online form with the Club Welfare Officer
  • Obtain a DBS check.

This is an ideal opportunity for anyone who may be interested in becoming involved with Girls Football as a Coach or who is already suitably qualified.

If you are interested then please contact Mr Bob Mowlem on 01305 751930   or   07802 710790.

(Posted 4th February 2020) 

Stalbridge FC are looking for a new manager of the men’s team for the upcoming 2020-21 season. Following a successful 4 years in which the club has achieved 3 promotions and a county cup victory the team now finds themselves competing in the Dorset Senior League. The successful candidate will be expected to take training sessions once a week as well as match day duties on Saturdays. There is potential to begin working with the current manager immediately, in order to get to know the players and ensure a smooth transition over the summer. The club is well backed with a stable committee who run the club. Coaching badges not essential but are preferable, there is also potential for further development with assistance from the club.

Interested applicants can apply to

(Posted 8th September 2019) Weymouth Cougars U9’s are looking for an enthusiastic and aspiring coach of any age to assist in the running and coaching of the team. The club is fully FA Charter Standard and the team is a great bunch of players, many of them having been together since mini-kickers. The club is also fully supportive for anyone who is looking to achieve FA coaching badges, and would also support and fund you getting the necessary Safeguarding and First Aid certificates if you do not have them already. We train on a Thursday night 6-7pm, either at The Marsh or Redlands 3G over the winter. All games are on a Sunday AM. 

If you are interested in talking further then please contact Lee Worsley - 07957 558168 or

(Posted 5th November 2018) Wimborne Town Football Club are looking for an aspiring coach, young or old to assist with their U8 team that is growing. Wimborne Town FC are a family club and are keen to support someone who is interested in gain their coaching badges. If you are interested please contact Kieran Burnett on 07464619495 or email

(Posted 14th November 2018) Wool and Winfrith FC are currently seeking a coach to run their Mini-Kickers group. They have approx 8-10 children aged 3-6 years old, the group is currently being run by one of the under 9s coaches, however he wishes to focus on the older age group. The Mini-Kickers train on Saturday mornings, either 9am - 10am or 10am - 11am when most of the groups train.

If you are interest please call Steve Brown (Club Secretary) on 07717 177885 or email

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