The University of Wolverhampton

Lecturer in Football Coaching

Walsall Campus
Faculty of Education, Health and Wellbeing
Contract Type
Advert Status
35,210 - 42,036 pa
Closing Date
Job Reference

This post is temporary until 31st August 2020


The Institute of Human Sciences

Department of Sport


The Department of Sport, within the Institute of Human Sciences, is seeking to appoint a fulltime Lecturer in Football Coaching on a 12 month fixed-term contract to complement the current staff team. The Department of Sport has wide ranging expertise in areas such as sport sociology, sports coaching, sports and exercise psychology, exercise physiology for elite performance and health, physical education, and strength and conditioning. Research within the department is characterised by excellence and breadth, and its quality was recognised by the 2014 Research Excellence Framework audit.


You will be required to teach and assess on a range of programs within the Institute, in particular, the BSc (Hons) Sports Coaching Practice (Football). Knowledge/experience of inclusive coaching and diverse populations, and coach behaviour would be an advantage. You will also contribute to the development of a new BSc (Hons) Football Coaching and Performance course. You will be expected to contribute to a thriving teaching and research environment, and research/scholarship informed teaching. You should also demonstrate potential to contribute to the Institute’s income generation and outreach and development activities.


For informal enquiries please contact Julian Smith (Tel: 01902 323260, email: or Jenny Hensman, Faculty Staffing Administrator (Tel: 01902 322019, email: 

The University of Wolverhampton values a diverse workforce and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

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