CPD Event: ACL Injury Prevention and S&C (August 2nd)

Lincolnshire FA Girls’ Centre of Excellence are holding a CPD event on Saturday 2nd August at Lincoln Christ’s Hospital School. The session will run from 10.30am to 2.00pm and will cover ACL preventative warm ups and strength & conditioning.

Anyone interested in the Coaching or Strength & Conditioning volunteer roles at the Centre is welcome to attend. If so, please let Sandy Willmott know as soon as possible.

Video, Coach and S&C Roles at Lincs FA Girls Centre of Excellence

Lincolnshire FA Girls’ Centre of Excellence have a large number of volunteer opportunities for the 2014/5 season. Up to three volunteers are needed in each of these areas:

1. Coaching: Support qualified coaches in the delivery of the coaching syllabus.

2. Video Analysis: Video games/training to assist player development through video analysis/de-brief.

3. Strength & Conditioning: Support the S&C lead in delivering a programme of S&C, and provide 1-1 support to nominated individual players at an elite level.

The roles will be based at Lincoln Christ’s Hospital School and will be supported and mentored by qualified coaches.

Full details of the roles and how to apply will be available soon via the University’s Sports Volunteering Opportunities page, but please let Sandy Willmott know if you might be interested in the positions. The S&C volunteers can start as early as Tuesday 5th August, for example.


Teach Sport in Italy This Summer (Deadline 31st July)

English Theatre of Europe are looking for English-speaking sports teachers to support an English and drama summer school for one week in Tuscany. You will be responsible for teaching classes of approximately 15-20 italian primary or secondary students, with the emphasis being on learning through fun activities. You will be required to help students work as a team. You will explain the rules of the games and names of pieces of equipment in English and encourage the pupils to learn the terminology and speak in English throughout the session.

For more details on the position and to apply follow this link.

(English and art teachers are also being sought.)