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American football - film coach

We are looking for a volunteer film coach to join the Newcastle Vikings - one of the UK's leading amateur American Football clubs. No experience is required but an interest in American Football would be useful;
This role is also particularly suitable for someone studying sports coaching at college or university and looking to broaden their existing experience or gain valuable new experience for their coaching CV.

The Role
We are looking for someone to film American Football practice sessions and games and upload the footage into a software package used to share and review film with coaches and athletes.
This would be on a weekly basis from January to September at our training locations in Newcastle and ad hoc locations for games and tournaments .training takes place on Sunday's but games and tournaments could be either Saturday or Sunday
We are looking for someone who is prepared to commit at least 3hours per weekIn return we will:

-Provide access to a camera and the appropriate software needed
-Show you how to film sport to review and critique performance and how sports teams study themselves and scout their opponents using film
-Teach you how to use Hudl- leading software used by college and NFL programs in the US
-Put you through your British American Football Coaching Association Level 1 certificate
give you other opportunities to get involved in the club and develop your wider coaching interests if interested

You must be prepared to go through CRB check (managed and paid for by the club)
You will need access to a computer with a fast internet connection
Enthusiasm and a great attitude
Video editing skills would be a great advantage although not essential If you are interested please respond to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Or call Mick Tyler on 07971 230360



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