Football in St Lucia
Football is far the most popular sport in the region with the highest participation levels, which makes it the perfect vehicle to tackle key social issues effecting the region's youth.
In recent times, Saint Lucian Football has been making their presence felt in the international arena. The national team has shown excellent performance against the other Caribbean countries. It has shown better performance in the recent years against other international teams. Both women's and men's national teams have participated in the qualifying round of the World Cup Football. For instance, the women's team made a significant attempt to qualify for the 2003 women's world Cup and men's team participated in 2006 Men's World Cup qualification tournament.
Start Dates 2017
19th May - 2 weeks, 4 weeks, 6 weeks, 8 weeks, 10 weeks, 12 weeks, 14 weeks, 16 weeks, 18 weeks
2nd June - 2 weeks, 4 weeks, 6 weeks, 8 weeks, 10 weeks, 12 weeks, 14 weeks, 16 weeks
16th June - 2 weeks, 4 weeks, 6 weeks, 8 weeks, 10 weeks, 12 weeks, 14 weeks
30th June - 2 weeks, 4 weeks, 6 weeks, 8 weeks, 10 weeks, 12 weeks
14th July - 2 weeks, 4 weeks, 6 weeks, 8 weeks, 10 weeks
28th July - 2 weeks, 4 weeks, 6 weeks, 8 weeks
11th Aug - 2 weeks, 4 weeks, 6 weeks
25th Aug - 2 weeks, 4 weeks
8th Sept - 2 weeks
Transport to and from training sessions
In-country emergency support
24-hour international HQ back-up
Airport pickup (subject to start date)
Flights, insurance, additional food and drink, additional travel
Your football coaching experience
This placement is for anyone who loves ‘the beautiful game’ and would like to play or coach in a culture alien to anywhere else in the world.
Your work with children will be done in schools, teaching technical skills and fundamentals of the game through Futsal with an emphasis on fun. Meanwhile, you will be running sessions for an adult team as coaching staff but also have the option to play, if desired. Further work will include supporting FIFA Grassroots project sessions and coaching
Another side to our work is the training of local coaches, we have recently supported the formation of three new youth groups across the island, you will aid the development of their current coaches while working within these groups.
“We are very excited to see
how we can progress and
help each other in our
endeavours to move Reduit
FC on to greater things.”
Reduit FC President
“SLFA commends Caribbean
Coaching work thus far and
welcomes any programme
that will develop Football in
St. Lucia Football