Meet the Staff

Joseph Ford - BA Honours

(Head of Coaching / Company Director)

 

. UEFA B License/Diploma in Coaching Football

. Batchelor of Arts Honours Degree in Physical Education and Sport

. NVQ Level 3 (Association Football)

. FA Level 1 and 2 in Coaching Football

. Level 1 in Coaching Futsal

. FA Emergency First Aid Certified

. FA Safeguarding Children Certified

. Full DBS Check

. Pre Academy Coach at Charlton Athletic FC

 

Head Coach Joseph Ford is a highly rated UEFA B License Coach and holder of an NVQ Level 3 Certificate in the Football Coaching field. He founded the company in 2009 and has been highly praised for the sessions that he provides for the children on a weekly basis in schools and sports clubs around the local area. Joseph completed his final year at University in 2015 where he gained a Batchelor of Arts Honours in Physical Education and Sport. He is also aiming to complete his UEFA A License in 2018. Joseph also coaches at Charlton Athletics Pre Academy where he is in charge of the Under 7 age group.

 

 

Justin Cole (Assistant Head of Coaching)

 

. FA Level 1 in Coaching Football

. FA Emergency First Aid Certified

. FA Safeguarding Children Certified

. Welfare Officer

. NSPCC Child Protection Certified

. Full DBS Check

 

Justin joined the JMF Coaching team in September 2014 and has been a great addition. His friendly and approachable manner have made him an instant hit with both the children and the parents. The sessions he provides are both enjoyable and very factual and his great sense of humour helps the children to understand the lessons he provides in a fun way! Justin (or Jay as he prefers to be called)  is a level 1 coach that has over 10 years exeperience in working with children which includes working in youth clubs and various schools. Jay is a very popular coach with both the children and the parents and we are delighted to have him on board!

 

 

Zack Bowden (Coach)

 

. FA Level 1 in Coaching Football

. FA Emergency First Aid Certified

. FA Safeguarding Children Certified

. Full DBS Check

 

Zack is the latest addition to the JMF team. He is currently a Level 1 qualified coach although he is currently in the middle of his Level 2. He also works for Dartford FC's Pre Academy working with the Under 7s and Under 8s. Zacks coaching style is calm and collective and very well organised. Welcome to the team Zack!

 

 

Ellie Jeffkins (Coach)

 

. FA Level 1 and 2 in Coaching Football

. FA Emergency First Aid Certified

. FA Safeguarding Children Certified

. Full DBS Check

 

Ellie is another recent addition to the JMF team joing the company in April 2017. She is the first ever female coach to work for us and is a fantastic asset to the JMF staff. Ellie currently plays for Charlton Athletic Ladies and was voted Players Player of the Season in 2016/17 season. At just 19 years old Ellie has a very promising future in the game and we are delighted to have her on board.

 

 

Gavin Lovett (Coach)

 

. FA Level 1 in Coaching Football

. FA Emergency First Aid Certified

. FA Safeguarding Children Certified

. Full DBS Check

 

Gavin joined the team in March 2017 and is currently a level 1 coach that will be starting his Level 2 qualification in June 2017. Gavin was first introduced to JMF Coaching after his very own son Charlie started to attend our Elite Development Scheme. It's fair to say that since then Gavin has got to know the company very well and after a discussion with head coach Joe earlier this year he was brought in to help with the selection and coaching process of our newest Under 6 Elite squad. Gavin also coaches at our after school clubs when he can and is a keen youth team manager too where he manages Teviot FC Under 9s in the Selkent League.

 

 

 

Glen Deacon (Coach)

 

. FA Level 1 and 2 in Coaching Football

. FA Emergency First Aid Certified

. FA Safeguarding Children Certified

. Full DBS Check

 

Glen joined the company in June 2017. He is currently a Level 2 qualified football coach who has a clear passion for the game and is looking to complete his UEFA B License in the near future. His sessions a very well thought out, organised and delivered claerly to a high standard. Glen currently coaches and manages a youth team at Long Lane JFC and will be another great addition to the team.

Keegan Daley (Coach)

 

. FA Level 1 and 2 in Coaching Football

. FA Emergency First Aid Certified

. FA Safeguarding Children Certified

. Full DBS Check

 

Keegan joined the team in September 2017 and has been a great addition to the team. His sessions are well thought out and organised and always have enjoyment at the heart of them. Keegan also coaches the development group at our Elite Development Scheme.

 

Elyon Marshall Katung (Coach)

 

. FA Level 1 and 2 in Coaching Football

. FA Emergency First Aid Certified

. FA Safeguarding Children Certified

. Full DBS Check

 

Elyon joined the team in September 2017 and has been another great addition. Elyon had a very good career in football ahead of him as a youngster and was signed for Leyton Orient FC before an unfortunate knee injury stopped him from 'living the dream'. Elyon met head coach Joseph Ford through playing in non league football and after watching him coach Joseph wasted no time in getting him on board. Elyons sessions are well thought out and involve lots of technical detail. 

 

 

 

Jamie Day (Elite Coach)

 

. UEFA A License

. FA Emergency First Aid Certified

. FA Safeguarding Children Certified

. Full DBS Check

 

Jamie joined the JMF Coaching team in January 2018 and has come on board in an Elite coaches role.  Jamie has had a fantastic career in football having played for Arsenal as a youth team player and professional and also at Bournemouth where he made a number of first team appearance. He is also known for his management career where he has managed/assisted a number of successful sides including Welling Utd, Braintree Town, Ebsfleet United and Forest Green Rovers. Jamies most recent role was as first team coach at Gillingham FC. As you would expect for a man of his experience he holds the prestigious UEFA A License award. Jamie will be a regular coach at our Elite Development Scheme.

Max Williams (Coach)

 

. Level 1 in Coaching Football

. FA Emergency First Aid Certified

. FA Safeguarding Children Certified

. Full DBS Check

 

Max originally joined the company late in 2015 as an assistant coach who only assisted our coaches during coaching sessions on a part time basis. After enjoying his time with us Max decided to get into coaching and soon become a huge hit with the children and parents alike. Max has a big future in football and at just 19 years old he is currently representing Cray Wanderers in the Ryman League. Max leads by example in his coaching sessions and the children are often in awe of his ability during the demonstrations and sessions that he puts on. Sessions delivered are always fun, active and very beneficial to all children involved!

 

 

Tony Warren (Coach)

 

. FA Level 1 and 2 in Coaching Football

. FA Emergency First Aid Certified

. FA Safeguarding Children Certified

. Full DBS Check

 

Tony joined the JMF Team in December 2017. Originally Tony started coaching at our Elite Development Scheme but soon become a huge hit with the children, so much so that he decided to also get involved with our after school football programme where he is now a regular! Tonys sessions are well thought out, often involve a ball each and very technical! Tony is heavily involved in the junior set up at Kingsdale FC and runs a team for them in the Selkent League!

 

 

Miles Olusina (Coach)

 

. FA Level 1 in Coaching Football

. FA Emergency First Aid Certified

. FA Safeguarding Children Certified

. Full DBS Check

. Pre Academy Assistant Coach at Charlton Athletic

 

Miles joined the company in April 2018 and is the newest member of the team. Miles met head coach Joe through working alongside him at Charlton Athletic's Pre Academy where he assists with the coaching. Miles is young, fresh and has a clear passion for coaching and we are excited to see how he progresses at JMF Coaching.

 

ARE YOU INTERESTED IN JOINING OUR TEAM? 

FEEL FREE TO SEND YOUR COACHING CV TO US AT JMFCOACHING@YAHOO.CO.UK