Coaching vacancies

Metro FC are looking to appoint a Head Coach for their Lotto NRFL Division One Team in 2023

We are looking for a motivated coach who shares the same vision and values for the side as the club.

The successful candidate must hold a minimum of the NZF/OFC C Licence or higher to meet the requirements of the competition.

The club has entered into an MoU with NZ's most successful club, Auckland City FC, and this relationship provides an exciting opportunity to have support from the country's best 

whilst working to develop a successful team to challenge for promotion in the 2023 season.

We are also seeking applicants for the NRFL Premiership Assistant Coach(s) & GK coach position (s)

Shortlisted candidates will be interviewed. All applicants are invited to submit a CV and cover letter. 

All interested candidates should email their interest, or questions to Metro FC Chairman, Ants Owens on

First team coach - Senior men

North Shore United, New Zealand’s oldest football club, seeks an exceptional Men’s First Team Coach who will deliver promotion from the Northern League First Division.

The Club has a strong policy of internal player development which we envisage will be reinforced by the recruitment of players with First Division experience.

Find out more and apply here.

Claudelands Rovers Sports Club is now seeking expressions of interest for coaching positions within Senior Mens Football including:

  • Head Coach (NRFL Southern Conference)
  • Coach (NRFL Southern Conference U23 Reserves)
  • Coach (WaiBOP Conference)

Expressions of Interest from an ambitious and knowledgeable Head Coach seeking to also bringcandidates able to fill all or some of the above positions are also invited.

Get all the details and apply here

Ngaruwhaia United seek coaches, managers and support staff for 2023

Are you looking for a new challenge, an opportunity to be part of an awesome club? Ngaruawahia United advises that we are seeking appropriately qualified Coaches, Managers & general Support Staff to be part of one of our teams. You will need to possess the enthusiasm and determination required to assist the team and to provide the level of coaching that will develop and inspire our players onto greater things.

The persons we have in mind will have the technical ability required to make a good player great and turn a great team into a successful & winning one.

In return you will be compensated for your coaching services and join a team of like minded people who are ready to support you and build a future around you.

If this sounds like you send a CV and cover letter to: The President P O Box 16 Ngaruawahia or email to

Applications for the positions close at 4pm Friday 30th of September 2022.

Birkenhead United AFC: Talent Development Programme Coach

Birkenhead United AFC is a New Zealand National League club and has recently established itself as a high-quality NZF accredited Talent Development Programme.

The club is looking for a part-time coach to work with one of our youth teams within the TDP programme to join us from late October 2022.We are looking for a person with the following attributes:


  • Minimum NZF C license (or overseas equivalent)
  • Willingness to learn and challenge convention in player development
  • Well organised, good communicator and punctual
  • Ability to work with a team and in a co-coaching context
  • Player centred coaching approach
  • No ego
  • Experience coaching players aged 12-17


  • NZF B licence or higher (or overseas equivalent)
  • Desire to work across more than one group (depending on availability)
  • Variety of experience in high quality development environments within New Zealand or overseas
  • Skills or experience in athlete development, video analysis, strength and conditioning or sports science

What we can offer

  • You will work closely with our Head of Coaching who has worked in professional environments around the world including Premier League and A League academies
  • A comprehensive coach development plan
  • Support with future NZF coaching qualifications
  • Competitive session rates
  • Free access to online coach education resources
  • Discounted access to online coaching courses
  • Opportunity to observe and contribute to 1st team sessions

To apply for the role, please email a covering letter and CV to before Friday October 7th, 2022.