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Vacancy - Football Development Support Officer

Do you want to help us make a difference to grassroots football in Cheshire?

We are looking to recruit a Football Development Support Officer 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:
Cheshire FA are looking for an enthusiastic and committed individual to provide support in delivering the Business Strategy, Key Performance Indicators (KPI), Football Development Team initiatives and supporting our Customer Excellence offer.

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 submit your CV and Cover Letter (2 sides maximum) outlining how you meet the Role Profile and 'What we are looking for' criteria, by either email or post to:

Chris Barrow, Football Development Manager at Cheshire FA via

Postal applications are to be addressed; Strictly Private and Confidential, for the attention of Chris Barrow, Football Development Manager, Cheshire FA, Hartford House, Moss Farm Recreation Centre, Northwich, Cheshire, CW8 4BG.

Closing Date
Submit your application by 5pm on Friday 21st October 2022.

Interview Date
Interviews will be held on Tuesday 1st November 2022.

Download the recruitment pack here

Please note: Due to the volume of applications received for most roles, we may only be able to contact candidates if they are shortlisted for interview. If you do not hear from us within five days of the closing date, you should assume your application has not been successful. We aim to provide feedback to shortlisted candidates who are unsuccessful at interview. However, due to the volume of applications received for most roles, we will unfortunately not provide feedback to those candidates who are not shortlisted for interview.