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Jobs at Ipswich Town

Jobs at Ipswich Town

Any vacancies that should arise at Ipswich Town FC will be posted here.

Current Vacancies

The Academy is now recruiting for the position of Lead Coach for their exciting new initiative with the FA Women's U21 East Region Academy. 

This will be a fixed term contract for up to two years. 

The successful candidate will take responsibility for leading the coaching programme for U16-U21 year old apprentices.  

The Lead Coach (full-time) will be a qualified coach with experience of coaching Elite players.

In particular, the successful candidate will: - 

  • Work in partnership with the FA to develop individual players, within its regional and national programmes. 
  • Deliver the Academy Coaching Programme in conjunction with the Head of Coaching and player development and to work practically with players and coaches on a daily basis. 
  • Develop elite female players in line with the holistic approach of the long term player development model.       
  • Work in conjunction with the Academy Education Officer, to promote a dual pathway.

The successful applicant will be required to work as part of a team whilst being self-motivated and able to manage own workload.

Interested applicants should send covering letter and full cv indicating required salary (which will be commensurate with qualifications and experience) to Academy Operations Manager, Helen Broughton at

The closing date for this position is 17 August. Interviews will be held on 22 August.


Ipswich Town FC’s Player Development Centres and Elite Programme wish to recruit experienced and suitably qualified part time staff to work across various venues in Suffolk and Essex. 

A minimum of an FA Level 2 Coaching qualification and FA Module 2 (working towards module 3), together with an FA First Aid qualification, safeguarding workshop certification and valid DBS are required for the position. 

Hours of work will be mainly evening, weekend and school holidays.

If interested please send CV and covering letter to

Please do not apply if you do not meet the minimum standard required, as detailed above.

Applications from candidates who do not have the relevant qualifications will not be considered or responded to.

You will only be contacted if you are invited for interview.

An exciting opportunity has arisen within the medical department of Ipswich Town Football Club to gain valuable experience of working with high calibre and developing athletes during the 2016/2017 season and beyond. The Academy has a rich history of developing young footballers and we are looking to expand our medical service to meet the growing needs of the Academy.
Alongside providing matchday Academy cover, the successful applicant will be eligible to enter into the structured continuing professional development programme at ITFC, enabling Physiotherapists to work towards accreditation through the Association of Chartered Physiotherapists in Sport and Exercise Medicine (ACPSEM) CPD pathway, qualifications through the FIFA F-Marc and FA Learning, mentoring with Senior Sports Medicine specialists and development of Match Day Trauma Management skills.
Academy Rehabilitation Physiotherapist
Reporting to the Head of Sports Medicine, the successful candidate will provide first class professional physiotherapy support to the playing staff of the U9-16 Academy teams. Key requirements of the post include diagnosis and treatment of injuries, rehabilitation programs, injury prevention strategies, biomechanical/functional screening and first aid management. They will also assist other medical staff as required.
The candidate will be required to work two rehabilitation clinics at the Playford Road Academy Training Centre on a Monday and Wednesday evening from 1730-2000.

Remuneration: £50/per evening clinic.

We are looking for pro-active individual with experience in MSK Physiotherapy settings, who is up to date with current literature, who understands their scope of practice, and who seeks to develop their physiotherapy skills.
- Completed BSc Physiotherapy degree or equivalent.
- Be registered with the CSP and HCPC.

Personal Qualities:
- Good communicator – written and oral skills.
- Organised.
- Approachable.
- Professional.
- Team worker. 

- Previous experience of working within a paediatric elite football environment.
- FA IFAS (Intermediate First Aid for Sport) qualification or equivalent.
- Undertaken Sports Trauma Management training.
Application Details:

Studio Fashion Models Sought

Ipswich Town FC are looking to collate a database of available studio fashion models to enable the Club to enhance the presentation of our retail fashion range online and in-store.

We are looking for models of all ages, both sexes and any ethnicity. Model applicants under the age of 18 MUST have written permission from a parent or guardian to support their application. Due to our range covering all ages, from time to time we do look to use child, toddler and baby models. If you are a parent who would like to recommend your child for this, we’ll be happy for you to apply on their behalf.

This work is voluntary (unpaid). We will however be happy to share photography images from the studio team to assist with developing a personal portfolio.

Previous modelling experience is not required - it is an advantage - however don't let this put you off if you are new to modelling, or are just looking for the experience. We expect applicants to be comfortable in front of the camera, have a professional attitude, and be good with taking direction. Applicants must be flexible with availability, and be able to work at short notice (if necessary).

Please send all registrations of interest and test shots to Test shots should be a minimum of (i) Full length body shot (ii) headshot.

Ipswich Town FC cannot guarantee any work to any applicant. At this stage we are starting to collate our model database which will continue on an ongoing basis. Model applications will be kept securely on our database indefinitely. The Club will then contact suitable applicants for upcoming photoshoots as  and when required. 

Centerplate are on the lookout for retail concourse staff to work on matchdays throughout the 2017/18 season.

The main duties will include, but are not limited to:

- Providing an efficient service to all visitors and staff while serving food and drink to them.
- To upsell and promote our products.
- To deliver fantastic customer service at all times.
- Be responsible for ensuring all areas are kept clean and tidy at all times.

For more information, or to register you interest, please contact

Required for Shop & Kiosk work 
Must be available to work majority of ITFC home match days (includes Evening & Weekends) 
Various hours available 
Customer Service / Cash Handling experience preferred but not essential as training is provided 

CV’s can be dropped in to Planet Blue on Portman Road, posted to Retail Manager, Ipswich Town Football Club, Portman Road, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP1 2DA, or emailed to 

ITFC are looking to recruit matchday turnstile operators. You will need to have good communication skills, the ability to work under pressure and preferably have some cash handling experience. Training will be provided.

Application forms should be sent to in the first inst.ce

Ipswich Town FC are continually recruiting voluntary mystery shoppers, interested in volunteering 30 minutes of their time along with their thoughts and feedback on the Club’s Planet Blue retail store. Voluntary mystery shoppers are asked to visit the store on a set time/date (suitable to their availability), carry out a purchase and complete an online survey within 24 hours of their successful visit. The feedback received from these anonymous visits is critical to the desire for continuous improvement within the Club’s retail operation and assists the department to obtain a regular feedback critique which is fed back into the store management team.

Ideal candidates should;

-     Be aged 18 or over

-     Have access to an emailed online survey

-     Have varied availability to visit the Planet Blue stadium store between 9am – 5pm, Monday to Saturday

-     Be willing to observe in-store customer service and feedback an honest, unbiased opinion

-     Be anonymous as a mystery shopper to all staff at Ipswich Town FC

-     Be willing to process a cash or debit card payment in-store

Any product(s) purchased during the visit are returned immediately after the visit to the store and are not kept by the mystery shopper. All purchases made in-store will be refunded immediately after your visit to the store with full instructions given on how to claim this prior to your visit.

Those interested in assisting the club on an occasional basis should email their confirmation of interest to in the first instance.

The Club offer a pair of home league match tickets to a match of the volunteers choice for each successfully completed visit and accompanying feedback survey.

Have you got what it takes to be a Steward? We need people to assist and direct spectators and to implement ground regulations at all our home games and other major events held at the Stadium. You should be fit and active, calm under pressure, and have good communication skills. 
Training to NVQ level Two is provided in Spectator Safety. 

Send all applications to 

Ipswich Town Football Club participates in the Suffolk Schools Work Experience program. 
We are able to offer one placement in March and one placement in October to Year 10 students. 
If you would like to be considered for a placement, please send your CV and covering letter to-
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