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Football Development Officer (Referees) Vacancy

Apply by 5pm, Friday 3rd November.

Vacancy – Football Development Officer (Referees)

Full Time (fixed contract initially to 30th June 2024)

Salary Banding £26,000 - £32,000 per annum


The Nottinghamshire Football Association is looking to appoint a full time Football Development Officer (Referees).


The position will report directly to the Head of Football Operations temporarily and is responsible for supporting the delivery of The FA National Game Strategy in partnership with key stakeholders and enhance the CFAs major priorities relating to the recruitment, retention and development of referees and referee workforce.


Good communication, interpersonal and influencing skills are essential to this role and experience of working with volunteers would be desirable. You need to be passionate about and committed to the delivery of referee development within Nottinghamshire.  You must be able to work under pressure, handle multiple priorities and meet deadlines.


 The role will work a hybrid of office based and home working with a requirement of at least 2 days a week in the office. You will be required to have a flexible approach to working hours as these will include some evenings and occasional weekends.




To discuss the role please contact Elaine Oram by email to or mobile 07960 996663

To apply please email a copy of your CV and covering letter to Elaine Oram

  • The closing date for applications is 5pm Friday 3rd November 2023 
  • Interviews will take place week commencing Monday 13th November 2023


The Nottinghamshire Football Association is committed to equality of opportunity and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

As this role may involve direct access to young persons under the age of eighteen, within the context of the job or any subsequently related activities or responsibilities, the successful candidate will undergo a thorough screening process, which will include a Criminal Records Bureau Disclosure, to ensure their suitability for the role.