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The LPA Academy provides first class professional football coaching
for boys and girls of all ages and abilities to help them become...

The best that they can be

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We are looking for motivated and talented staff to join our successful team. We have full-time and part-time vacancies, with a range of different roles and responsibilities. If you are interested in finding out more information, please fill out the form below and we will be in touch.



We currently coach over 6,000 players in the Surrey and Sussex areas with 600+ of those players attending our Elite and Centre of Excellence programmes.

Many of our players go on to achieve great success in a football career joining Premier teams such as Arsenal, Chelsea and Crystal Palace.

Soccer Academy

Method: Soccer pathway

Our unique football coaching programme has been created with collectively over 60 years of experience by LPA directors and senior coaches. This trademarked football skills teaching method focuses on individual skills development and small group play.

The focus is to develop confident and creative players from grassroots to professional and help each player to reach their full potential.

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Staff & Coaches

Our coaching team comprises of enthusiastic, talented and highly qualified men and women who are committed to developing young football players in a safe and fun environment. From our apprentice staff up to our coaching directors, all are dedicated, hardworking and professional with their focus on teaching all players to be the best that they can be. Our office and admin staff are on hand for all your “off the pitch“ requirements and to help with bookings, kit orders, trial dates, tours etc.

Player safety and wellbeing is our highest priority and our coaches all hold Enhanced DBS certificates, FA Level 1 minimum certificates, Safeguarding and First Aid qualifications.

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From nursery to school leavers, we are proud to teach over 6,000 children per week with numbers growing daily. Our method is suitable for all ages and all levels of ability.

We believe that the social and psychological development of a young athlete is as important as the coaching technique and our players enjoy a holistic approach to learning with us.

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