Norwich City Football Club


Republic of Ireland

Salary Range


Contract Type

Part Time

Closing Date

17 April 2023

Job Description

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced candidate to join The Academy Recruitment Department at Norwich City Football Club in the role of Casual Ireland Academy Scout. This is an excellent role for someone who is self-motivated, team player with a passion for identifying young talent.

Key tasks/responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
• Regularly attend U17/19 and senior fixtures
• Identify target players between the ages of U17-U18
• Comprehensive player reports
• Assist with scouting and recruitment coverage
• Management of recruitment databases
• Develop relationships with key footballing stakeholders in the country
• Assist in organisation of trials for any eligible players

The following Criteria are essential:
• Knowledge of local football
• Experience or a background in scouting
• Self-motivated and committed
• A strategic planner, organiser and co-ordinator
• Confident with the ability to work individually and as part of a successful team
• A ‘people person’ with excellent interpersonal and communication skills
• Computer literate
• FA Scouting Certificate

Don’t miss out on this fantastic opportunity to join the Canaries, click ‘Apply’ now to become our Republic of Ireland Academy Scout.

Closing date: Monday 17 April 2023

Norwich City Football Club are committed to ensuring equal opportunities are given to all and welcomes applications from all areas of the community regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, marriage and civil partnerships.

Norwich City Football Club is an equal opportunities employer and recognises the importance of safeguarding children and vulnerable adults in the workplace. Please be aware that a criminal disclosure and identity check will be carried out for this post. Engagement will be subject to a satisfactory DBS disclosure.

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