We have a small committee, who work hard behind the scenes to make our club amazing. Find out below, a little more about what they do.
CHAIRMAN & COACH
Jay got into football coaching 6 years ago through his son who is now East Surrey Hawks Goalkeeper. He is a FA qualified coach and rightly proud of the fact that in 2019 was named Surrey FA grassroots coach of the year . He is extremely proud to be our chairman and is a huge fan of Crystal Palace FC
Contact Jay on 07877 101442
VICE CHAIR & UNDER 12 COACH
Martin is not only coach but also vice chair of the committee and initially started working with the club when his 2 boys began playing for the under 12’s.
Martin is a fully qualified FA Coach, completing his qualifications through the club.
Outside the club Martin works as a civil servant and is a passionate follower of all sports , in particular his beloved Tottenham Hotspur.
Contact Martin on 07791 498878
UNDER 16 COACH
Richard got involved with working with children with disabilities 25 years ago at University when through his degree he started specialising in increasing access to activities for people with disabilities. He started coaching when his disabilities were stopping him playing regular football. He started coaching the under 16 team and gained his coaching badge. Coaching for him is about empowering the team to develop in football and socially to break barriers and not allow disability to be an obstacle.
Contact Richard on 07411 254465
FAMILY LIAISON OFFICER
Our very own friendly professional club host, agony aunt and often the first face that will greet you. She is the person you may go to if you have concerns of any kind either financial whereby she could organise a payment plan in confidence, or it may be a logistic issue getting your child to club. If anyone can find a solution to your problem she can !
Contact Sue on 07504 526750
CLUB WELFARE OFFICER
A local special needs childminder she is responsible for ensuring the suitability of coaches and other personnel involved that work directly with the children. She is the person to contact if you have any issues regarding the safety of your child. She works closely with Sue, so if you would rather talk to Sue that is fine however bear in mind she may need to disclose to Lucy if it involves a safeguarding/welfare issue.
Contact Lucy on 07985 791171
Grandparent to one of the under 16 boys, retired having worked for many years as a pre-school supervisor & childminder. Currently run a Mother & Toddler group in Dorking and actively involved in church life
A local school special needs teaching assistant, Sophie sorts out all of our club admin issues.
Mum of 2 of our under 12’s Rachel is our social media and marketing guru. She manages our Facebook page & other recruitment activities, sharing information with existing & prospective parents alike. Rachel also uses her graphic design knowledge, from running her own business to design our leaflets & even our club logo. Rachel is always keen to talk to anyone about promoting our club.
Contact Rachel on 07812593231
WANT TO VOLUNTEER WITH US?
As a club we are always growing and looking for volunteer coaches to support the children. If you would like to help please do get in touch to discuss