Become a Coach

Merthyr Town FC are looking to recruit Academy coaches for the 2015/16 season.

Merthyr Town FC Academy/Swansea City FC Development Centre currently have age groups ranging from Under 5’s through to Under 16’s. The pre academy age groups (U5’s – U8’s) are based at Merthyr College while the mini and junior squads (U9’s – U16’s) are housed at Penydarren Park 3G.

For the 2015/16 season Merthyr Town FC Academy launched partnership with Swansea City FC Academy to help enhance the development of both our coaches and young players. Every coach within the academy currently follow a curriculum that has been developed and implemented by Swansea City FC Academy and has been adapted to suit the ability of players within the academy/development centre.

Both Merthyr Town FC and Swansea City FC are aiming to create and provide an environment where young footballers are able to develop both as young players and young people. To do this we require a staff of coaches who display the following qualities:

  • Reliable
  • Committed
  • Good Time Management
  • Able to use Their own initiative
  • Ambitious and target driven

Pay Structure (per hour):

  • £7.50 - coach holding a Level 1 / Football Leaders Award
  • £10.00 - coach with a Level 2 / C Certificate
  • £15.00 - coach with a Level 3 / B Licence
  • Also, 50% of any coach education undertaken by yourself while working for us will be covered by the academy.

Training nights are every Wednesday and Friday while games take place predominantly on a Sunday, however this is subject to change.

If you feel you would be a good addition to the MTFC Academy/SCFC Development Centre then please send your CV to academy@merthyrtownfc.co.uk.



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