GB Lions adult contact coaching opportunities

BAFA are looking for experienced coaches to fill a number of positions with the GB Lions adult contact team.

They will work as part of the Lions staff under Head Coach Mike Callan and his two Co-ordinators Tony Athersmith (Offense) and Martin Hilton (Defense). The team are currently preparing for European Championship games this year.

Candidates need to be enthusiastic and motivated to represent Great Britain, they must also be registered as a coach with BAFA and hold at least a valid Level 1 qualification from BAFCA.

Positional coaches who do not already hold a level 2 BAFCA qualification will be expected to commit to attain that certification within one year of appointment.

These are voluntary roles which require a commitment of both time and self-funding for travel to away games.

The vacancies available are:

  • Running Backs positional coach
  • Quarterbacks positional coach
  • Defensive Backs positional coach
  • Assistant Offensive Line coach
  • Assistant Defensive coach

Candidates should apply to Head Coach Mike Callan enclosing their CV and coaching CV no later than noon on Monday 18 February 2019.

Candidates selected for interview will be notified that week and interview times will be set up with the appropriate members of the GB Lions adult contact staff.





Nick 'Willy Tee' Wilson-Town hails from the South West where he's spent the last decade bouncing around various teams at the university and senior level. He came to fame on the now departed unofficial forum thanks to his regularly irreverent Uniball predictions and general 'BUAFL wafflage'. Follow him on twitter @WillyTee1