Lecturer in Football Coaching

Jackie Bushell is a UEFA A License Football & UEFA B licenced Futsal Coach who has worked within Education (Primary, Secondary & FE), the Professional Game, County FA and The Football Association. FA tutor across all levels of coach development framework

Jackie has 30 years practical coaching and teaching experience in a wide variety of settings, from grassroots to elite, working with male and female players and coaches to support their development pathways.

About Jackie
Area of Expertise

Football Coaching
Coach Development
Coach Education and Mentoring
Player Development (Early Years Play / Teenage Brain)
Community Sport and Club Development

Teaching/Research Interests

Coaching and Coach Development
Teenage Brain Development


Continuous Professional Development (CPD) within football
FA Licenced Coach


UEFA A Football Coaching Licence
UEFA B Futsal Coaching License
FA Advance Youth Award – YDP
A1 / V1 Awards
Cert Ed – Higher Education
Cert Ed - Early Year Play

Expertise in industry

Coached within the England Talent pathway for Female and Futsal
Coached at Elite level with the Female Game (WSL)
Head of Education / Player Care MK Dons Academy
UEFA B licence Tutor

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