Coaching Opportunities in Oxfordshire

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Oxford Athletic FC - Men's First Team Manager

We have a great opportunity to join a very inclusive club that offers fantastic standards and support.

OAFC will be playing in the Oxford City League this season with big aspirations to improve on last season’s standings and move up the league ladder.

Are you up for the challenge?

Please contact us via

Added 29/06/2022

Summertown Stars Panthers U14s - Assistant Coach Wanted

Summertown Stars Panthers U14s are looking for an assistant coach to help and support the head coach for the foreseeable future, this person ideally needs to be someone looking to get there first opportunity into coaching where the club will look to support and fund them to help with their Level 1 (Introduction to Coaching).

This is a fantastic opportunity for anyone looking to kick start there coaching career and look to join an amazing club.

Contact Shaun on 07469248889 or through email - for more information.

- added 23 May 2022

New Coach/Manager Wanted - Longford Park FC

Longford park football club are looking for a new men’s coach/ manager to help the club expand. At present we have two teams that play in the Banbury and district league where we are looking to set up a third team. The individual must have experience in running a men’s football team and is willing to volunteer their time to manage the team on Saturday matches and midweek training. Pre season starts in June and we are looking to appoint someone ASAP. 

Brent Lennard
LPFC - Secretary 
Tel: 07730 356951

- added 25 May 2022

Chinnor Youth FC - Managers and coaches wanted

Managers and Coaches wanted for mixed football and Girls at Chinnor Youth.

Excellent opportunity to get involved in a growing club.

If you are interested please contact Ben Davies on 07875506565 or Email

Launton Ladies FC - Coaches Wanted

Launton Ladies FC are looking for additional coaches to support the head coach of our ladies' first team.

We are the only dedicated ladies club in the Bicester area and have a long history too.

This would be a great opportunity for anyone looking to start a coaching career or continue it and progress within a fantastic club.

Contact Claire Finn on 07540 013105 to find out more and have a chat about the opportunity.

Bletchington FC - Adult male 11v11 - Manager wanted!

We are a WDFA Division 1 side looking for a new manager. We train and play at Oxford Rd, Bletchington, OX5 3BS.

If you are interested in getting involved and would like further information, please call John Clack (Secretary) on 01865 371228 or 07803 723802

Heyford Park FC – Coaches Wanted!

An exciting opportunity is available to continue the development of our current Rising Stars into our new U7s team starting in September!

Both Experienced and new coaches are welcome in helping establish our newest team and the future of Heyford Park Football Club.

The club will support you in achieving the FA Introduction to Coaching Football accreditation (formally FA Level 1) if you don’t already have this, and any other help you need to get the team up and running.

There are no subscription fees for any child of the coach at the club.

Please send an email to for further information.

Oxford University Football Club Futsal Coaching opportunity

The OUAFC have two futsal teams, and they are looking for a coach to take the two Thursday sessions run by the club every week during the academic term. The women's session runs from 5.30pm until 6.30pm, and it is then followed by the men's team who train 6.30pm to 7.30pm. 

If interested, please contact Adam Austin, OUAFC Sabbatical Officer via

- added 4 November 2021

Marston Saints FC Men’s - Coach Wanted

Marston Saints Football Club playing in the Oxford Senior League Premier (FA Step 7) are looking for an enthusiastic coach to join the new management team for the 2021-2022 season.

After a rebuilding project bringing together a new squad, the manager is looking for a lead coach keen to develop their own skills and experience in leading the training sessions for the men's teams. The new management set up at Marston includes a dedicated goalkeeper coach and therefore your role would simply be to concentrate on the outfield players with the support of the manager, and assistant managers. Training would take place once a week (currently on a Tuesday evening) at Boults Lane Marston at 6.30pm and heading into the winter months this is subject to change. It would also be preferred if you could attend matches on a Saturday afternoon, but not essential. This is a non-paid role and the chance to be part of a new start at a well-run community club with arguably the best facilities at Step 7 in Oxfordshire.

Pre-season sessions are already being held with a view to the season starting in early September. For details, please contact

- added 2 August 2021

Looking for a league, club or team to volunteer with?

Headington Youth FC, Charter Standard Club, based in Ringhurst, Oxford are looking for some new coaches for some of our new young teams.  Headington Youth FC was established in 2015 and currently have 14 teams (mix of girls and youth teams).

If interested in getting into coaching please contact us on for more information.

DBS checks etc will be undertaken and paid for by Headington Youth FC.

- added 27 July 2021

Wheatley Oaks FC - Coach Wanted 

Wheatley Oaks FC was launched in September 2020. The club is looking to expand and would love a new coach to join the team. The training sessions are held on Mondays 7-8pm in Wheatley. 

So if you have any questions or are interested in the coaching role, please contact

- added 18 June 2021

Aston FC - Coach Wanted for U13s

Aston FC are seeking a coach for the current under 13s, who play Sunday afternoons in the Witney and District League, with training once a week.

If interested, please email

- added 14 June 2021

Tower Hill FC U7 - new team needs a new coach

Tower Hill U7 are a newly formed team entering the WDYFL for the first time in September but are desperately looking for a coach. This is a mixed team full of enthusiastic children who will play games Saturday mornings and currently train on Tuesday evenings at Witney ATP.  Please contact Claire Auton if interested via

Tower Hill FC U8 Vixens

Tower Hill FC are looking for a coach for their U8 Vixens this is a new team where the majority of players have been playing up a year. We have a great set of girls really keen to join the OGYFL next season! Games are Saturday mornings ans training is currently held on a Wednesday evening at Witney ATP.

Please get in contact if you think you can help - Claire Auton via

Tower Hill Ladies – New Coach Position for 2021-22

Our established Tower Hill Ladies team are looking for a new coach for the 2021-22 season - they play in the Thames Valley County Women’s Football League, play games Sundays and train Tuesday evenings at Witney ATP.

Please contact Claire Auton if interested via

Launton ladies and girls FC - U13 Coach / Manager Wanted

Looking for a coach / manager for next seasons U13s girls team, who play in the Oxfordshire Girls Football League.

If you are interested please contact Claire Finn on 07540 013105.

- added 27 May 2021

Clanfield 85 - Youth Team Manager Wanted 

Clanfield 85 Fc are looking for a Youth Team Manager for our Allied Counties Youth League team.

Get in contact with Pete Osborne


Deadline is 3rd June 2021

- added 24 May 2021

Barton United U10 Boys - Players Wanted

Barton Utd FC are pleased to announce a new boys tram for 2021-22 season, training will commence:

Monday 26th April 2021
5:30pm – 6:30pm
Barton Fields Road, OX3 9LA

Sept 2021 school Year 4 and 5

By joining Barton Utd you will receive a high standard of support from FA qualified coaches and have access to brand new facilities which include 4G pitch with lights for winter training

To be a part of this new and exciting team get in touch with manager Zak on 07927 779770.

- added 27 April 2021

Bure Park FC
Disability Youth Football - FA Level 1 Coach & Assistant Coach Opportunity

- Do you believe everyone deserves the opportunity to play football?
- Can you interact with, and inspire children who have a physical or learning disability?
- Then get in touch!

Saturday's 9-10am
Whitelands Farm Sports Ground, Bicester
Adam - 07970893782

- added 13 April 2021

Headington Ladies FC  - Manager/Coach Wanted 

Headington Ladies FC is looking for a Manager/Coach for the remainder of the 20/21 season.

We would love to welcome a passionate and driven person to help us grow and develop as a team.

We are a friendly, talented, and ambitious group of ladies (aged 18+) who train on Wednesdays 7-9 pm at the Oxford Academy, OX4 6JZ, and will be competing in matches on Sundays in the Thames Valley Women's League.

If you are interested or would like more information please get in contact with Louise at or on 07737325909

- added 7 December 2020

Witney Viking Warriors U12s - Coach Wanted

Level 1 (or above) coach required for team playing in Witney and District League. 

Training Thursday night in Witney, matches Saturday mornings.

Even short term help welcomed.

Contact Gabbie on 07887673871 if interested or can help in anyway.

- added 12 October 2020

Oxford United - Academy Goalkeeper Coach

Oxford United's Boys EPPP Academy are looking to add to their existing team with the addition of a new part time Academy Goalkeeping Coach working for 15 hours a week rising to 25, within our U7s-U18s programme. 
Reporting directly into the Academy Manager, prospective candidates will be joining Oxford United at an exciting time in the club’s history
Please CLICK HERE for further details regarding this role.
Applications should be made by email to Les Taylor on and should include:
An up-to-date CV including details of all relevant qualifications and experience.

Details of two references, one of whom must have had experience in an Elite Sporting environment.

Further details regarding the role including details of the renumeration package, working hours and benefits can be obtained from Les Taylor.
Shortlisted candidates will be required to deliver a practical session with our young goalkeepers as part of the interview process.
Oxford United Football Club is an equal opportunities employer. We are committed to equality of opportunity within our own organisation, and to encourage a similar commitment from every other organisation we deal with.
BAME Declaration

The EFL and Premier League have introduced positive action measures aimed at tackling the underrepresentation of coaches and managers and staff from Black, Asian and Minority Ethic (BAME) backgrounds within professional football. Here at Oxford United we are committed to exceeding these new requirements and, as a result, will shortlist at least one suitably qualified BAME candidate (where an application has been received) for all full-time roles within our Academy. All candidates will be required to provide proof of all relevant certificates and qualifications and this post will also be subject to an enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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- added 7 August 2020

Launton Ladies & Girls Football Club - Coach Wanted 

Launton Ladies & Girls Football Club, based in Bicester, are looking for a FA-qualified coach to coach their ladies' first team next season.

There is a core squad already and also introducing this seasons U16 to the squad for 2020-2021, so ideally looking for some with an interest in developing these young ladies into our first team.

We currently play in the TVCWL Division 3.

For further discussion and information, contact Claire Finn on 07540 013105

- added 19 June 2020

Volunteer Opportunity

Role Details: Join the Oxford United Boys Academy Staff

OUFC are looking to appoint a number of new part-time coaches for our Boys Academy Programme. This is an exciting time for the Academy with a number of changes that will see us moving forward as we look to provide a development platform for the best young players in Oxfordshire.

If you are an ambitious and hard-working Level 2 or above coach with a passion for "investing into the lives of young footballers" then get in touch with us to discuss the role or visit for the full job description and details.

Contact Details:  Dan Harris via for more information.

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