Applications invited for Shelbourne League of Ireland U19 manager

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Shelbourne FC are offering an exciting opportunity for an Elite A- license coach to join our League Of Ireland U19 team as Head Coach for the 2021 season.       

Why would you join our academy?

  • We have fantastic training facilities for all our teams both male and female
  • Our academy has its own fully equipped gymnasium located at our AUL Base
  • Our teams play on some of the best pitch surfaces available
  • Our support mechanisms for our coaches are some of the best in the country
  • A great opportunity to produce players for the Shelbourne FC senior team and beyond  
  • Our own Academy medical department
  • Working with fantastic volunteers

What are we looking for?

  • Ambitious coach with a UEFA Elite A license or is currently in the process of attaining same
  • He/She must have the ability to work in tandem with our ambitious player centered development program
  • He/She should excel in structuring balanced squads of high quality
  • He/she should excel in creating a High-Performance Environment for their players
  • He/She should excel in identifying and attracting high quality players to Shelbourne FC
  • He/She should have a record of working within a team environment outside of their squad
  • He/She should have good administration skills
  • He/She should have excellent communication skills
  • He/She should have a record of developing players
  • He/She should have a record of creating winning teams within a development framework
  • He/She must commit to a minimum of three nights a week training
  • He/She must have safe guard and Garda vetting up to date

Further Information

  • Send your CV to
  • An interview process will take place
  • Unsuccessful applicants will be informed by email
  • All applicants must be available for the entire 2021 LOI season
  • All applications are confidential
  • All applications will be held on file by Shelbourne FC in case other positions arise