Lincolnshire FA Youth Council Applications

The closing date for applications is 9am on Monday 28 March 2022.

Lincolnshire FA are currently recruiting for our restructured Youth Council, which will work to provide a platform for young people in Lincolnshire.

The focus of the Lincolnshire FA Youth Council will be to:

Represent and provide a voice for children and young people in Lincolnshire
Provide Youth Council members with the opportunity to apply and develop key leadership skills, gain hands on experience within the County FA, and engage with young people in football in Lincolnshire
Support Lincolnshire FA in the development of a Youth Engagement Strategy
Support Lincolnshire FA in the development and delivery of specific campaigns and projects focused on young people.
Drive discussions around youth engagement within football in Lincolnshire
Share best practice and learnings with Lincolnshire FA in relation to inclusion of young people

The Youth Council will contribute to the personal development of members, providing an opportunity for its members to exercise and develop their leadership skills in new environments, whilst building on their legacy to inspire and invoke positive change within the football landscape in Lincolnshire.

Essential Criteria:

Aged between 16 - 24
Actively involved with football in Lincolnshire or have a passion to grow football within Lincolnshire
Live in Lincolnshire
Must be fully committed to using this experience to develop yourself and others
Must have or commit to obtaining an FA DBS

Benefits of joining the Lincolnshire FA Youth Council:

An opportunity to represent the views of young people to Lincolnshire Football Association
An opportunity to propose, develop and deliver youth-focused projects
An opportunity to take part in CPD workshops to aid in your personal and professional development
An opportunity to receive mentoring from Lincolnshire FA Staff
External Opportunities to represent Lincolnshire FA on The FA Regional Youth Network

Roles available include Chair, Vice-Chair, Diversity & Inclusion Lead, Media & Marketing Lead, Youth Committee Lead, and General Youth Council Member.

The closing date for applications is 9am on Monday 28 March 2022, with interviews due to take place the following week.

More details can be found in the application pack and terms of reference below.

For any questions about the role or if clarity is required on the Application Pack, please contact Jordan Mason, Football Development Officer (Disability and Inclusion), at Jordan.Mason@lincolnshirefa.com or 01522 596580. 

To apply, please complete the Application Form found in the Application Pack below.

Application Pack Here

Terms of Reference here