Vacancy - Football Development Manager

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the team at Cheshire FA

We’re changing lives through football and we’d like you to be part of our journey.

We are looking to recruit a Football Development Manager to join our team at Cheshire FA.

A bit about us:
We govern Football across Cheshire and have been doing that since 1878. Now, we are changing our approach to put our clubs, leagues, players, coaches and referees at the forefront of our thinking. These are our volunteers. These are our people. We help to grow the game in Cheshire and develop each and every area of Football.

A bit about the role:
The role will focus on leading and managing the Football Development Department. The successful candidate will spearhead the delivery of The FA National Game Strategy in partnership with key stakeholders, and will need to be passionate and committed to the development of grassroots football at a local level. 

What's in it for me?
We’re looking for the best candidates who can support the work of our outstanding grassroots volunteers and be a strong addition to our team. You will get the chance to work with our nationally recognised leaders and help us to improve the work we do. You’ll be part of a forward thinking and progressive County FA.

How do I apply?
Please read our recruitment pack (below). To apply for the role, please complete a CV and a Covering Letter, explaining how you meet the criteria in the Role Profile and ‘What we are looking for’; and send to

Closing Date
Submit your application by 5pm on Thursday 19th May 2022.