Vacancy: Head of Football Development – West Didsbury & Chorlton AFC

Vacancy: Head of Football Development

West is seeking the appointment for the role of Head of Football Development.

This is a new and exciting voluntary post within an ambitious community football club. The successful candidate will be the key strategic lead for the delivery of West’s football development plan.

Responsible for driving the vision of the club, the Head of Football Development will bring their skills and knowledge to build high standards and good practices within all areas of adult football at West, as well as building local networks within the football and wider communities.

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West chair, Steve Eckersley, said “We are a progressive club and recruitment to this new post will complete the portfolio of appointments the Board has targeted.  We have grown considerably over the past few years and we recognised the need for a strategic lead to help us achieve our high ambitions.

“This is an important and pivotal role as it involves supporting our existing teams, developing new teams and building networks with key stakeholders. As a voluntary role it is a tough challenge, however I am confident that the right person will make a significant difference to the way we approach our football development at West, particularly as we recover from the impact of COVID-19.”

Interested candidates should submit their CV, together with an outline of what they can bring to the role, in no more than 500 words to

The closing date for applications is 5pm on Friday 31 July, 2020.