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Coaching Opportunity at a Top Bristol Ladies Club


  Redland UWE Ladies Hockey Club – 2nd Team Coach, Job Specification


Senior Training 

  • 2 hours for 27 weeks, every Tuesday 7.30pm – 9.30pm at UWE, Frenchay CampusBS16 1QY.
  • 18 matches on Saturdays (9 home matches – preferred attendance)

     £25 per hour.

 Additional coaching hours if required:



Equivalent to Level 2 coaching qualification

Previous experience of coaching adults 

  Senior Training

  • Coach 2nd team at Tuesday training
  • Ensuring that training sessions have a ‘main’ focus (that is made obvious to the team); using drills to practice this as well as there being a chance to put new skills learnt into play in a match-like situation.
  • Using analysis of Saturday matches to inform training session focus points 
  • Providing instructions with drills but also open to individual learning and feedback/group discussion. 
  • To motivate and enthuse but also keep training sessions on theright track.


  Saturday Match Days

  • Commit to Saturday matches providing team talk beforehand and focus points for match (including points to work on at half-time for second half)as well as de-brief after match .
  • Helping to oversee subbing during match.
  • Team analysis where applicable.  



  • Assisting and making suggestions with team selection to captain; helping to provide coaching points to players who have been moved down a team.
  • Positively encourage the friendly, honest and open environment we work to build into all teams. 
  • Engage players of all ages and promote the development of players from grass roots level.
  • Communicates with other coaching staff and captains to ensure the club has consistent aims and objectives across all 3 squads.



Contact Sarah Coombs on 07877709785 and email Redlandhockey@gmail.com