We are delighted to welcome you to Chesterfield FC Academy and hope your time with us will be positive and enjoyable. This handbook will prove useful and informative for you and your family.
We believe that Chesterfield FC Academy are one of the most progressive Academies in the local area and our aim is to develop talented footballers and good people. Our coaching program has been created in order to develop creative, skilful, and intelligent players. As well as this we intend to produce respectful, positive, well educated and disciplined people.
Our coaches role is to educate you as a footballer also help you develop into being a good person. Our coaches work with the players to teach good habits from the start of their time with us and to prepare each individual thoroughly as they move through the stages of development. They will continue to reinforce the standards and values on which go to make good players and people.
High demands are put on the players at Chesterfield FC Academy and you will expected to show exceptional discipline and commitment when at the Academy. Your attitude and character are what will define you as a player and which will determine how long you stay with the club, the hope being you continue all the way to the first team.
We put a high value on education also, and while your time with us will be a football education it is also essential that put the commitment and dedication into your school education. Ultimately we want and expect you to work hard to achieve excellence in all areas.
We look forward to working with you this season,