Vacancy – Club Coach

Southgate Cricket Club, is looking to appoint a Club Coach who will be responsible for the day to day delivery of junior cricket coaching at the Club.

The successful candidate will need to build upon the foundations that are in place and continue to grow and improve junior cricket coaching at the Club.

A critical element of the job will be to maintain the link between the Junior and Senior sections of the Club, ensuring juniors are being developed and integrated into Senior cricket.

As a focal point of the Club, applicants need to have good social, organisational, man management, administrative and above all coaching skills.

In addition, it is preferable that the successful candidate be available to play senior cricket on Saturdays and work closely with the 1st XI Captain to develop senior cricketers.

About the Cricket Club

Southgate Cricket Club is a club based in North London whose teams play in the Middlesex County League.

Located at the stunning Walker Ground in N14, our club has existed for over 160 years and today is proud to remain one of the best venues for club cricket in the South of England.

We field four senior teams on a Saturday and 2018 we will run Under 11s, 13s and 15s as well as an U21 Development XI which plays on Sundays.

Role and Responsibilities

Junior Cricket

  • Devise and deliver the Southgate CC junior coaching programme.
  • Attend and lead all Monday night coaching sessions.
  • Attend / manage junior matches.
  • Develop, in conjunction with junior managers and other coaches, a training programme for each age group.

Coaching Camps

  • Deliver six coaching camps in school holidays. Each camp runs from 10am to 3.30pm with a range of ages and abilities. The Club Coach will devise and lead the camps in conjunction with along with assistant coaches who are recruited subject to numbers and an administrator who will manage the bookings. 

Senior Cricket

  • Work closely with 1st XI captain and senior players to devise effective training
  • Ideally the candidate will be available to play 1st XI Cricket for Southgate CC on Saturdays throughout the summer.

Key Qualifications

  • Experience of working in a similar role
  • ECB coaching L2 or ideally L3
  • Full DBS check
  • First Aid qualified
  • Eligible to work in UK


  • Approximately 10 hours a week during school term time (exclusively evening based work). Approximately 30 hours a week during school holidays.


  • Competitive rates, subject to experience.

Expressions of interest to be made in writing to the Club Chairman and emailed to: by January 31st.

AGM Update

Afternoon all,
A gentle reminder to everyone that the 2018 Club AGM will be held at the club on the 19th of February at 7.30pm. We encourage all members to be present so please make every effort to be there.
In addition, if you have any desire to be Captain or Vice Captain of any of the 4 teams then please let myself or Rob Johnson as soon as possible. The club is not a closed shop and openly encourages people to put themselves forward for any role they wish.
Finally, The club committee is after some fresh impetus and is actively looking for some new members, we meet once a month/6 weeks to discuss all things for the benefit of the club and would encourage any fresh ideas from any current members. Again if you would be interested please let myself or Rob know!
Many Thanks,
Phil Dunnett

Winter Nets

Happy New Year All!

Now that we are well into 2018 and with the cricket season just over 4 months away it’s time to fetch your dusty Cricket bag from the loft and get yourself to winter nets.

Starting on Tuesday 6th February at 9pm running for 8 straight weeks at Finchley Indoor School.

We also have 3 academy net sessions at 8pm for three weeks starting on the 6th of February. This will be attended by our most promising 15/16/17 yr olds, if you can, please come down pre 9pm to offer a helping hand to some of our young and brightest stars.

Everyone welcome, please make every effort to be there… If you are interested please contact Club Captain Phil Dunnett on 07500 003076 or

See you all very soon!