Desmond Hazel Joined the Bradford (Park Avenue) Academy in 2019 as head coach, bringing with him a wealth of experience both on and off the pitch.

Experience

Manchester City – Elite development scout
Halifax Town – P/T Centre of Excellence
Bradford City – P/T Centre of Excellence
Leeds United – P/T Centre of Excellence
Barnsley – P/T Centre of Excellence
Halifax Town – P/T Centre of Excellence

Football Career

  • St. Kitts & Nevis -International Footballer (21 full caps)
  • Guiseley AFC- club captain
  • Joonduloop City (Australia)
  • Chesterfield – won play off final against Bury FC at Wembley
  • Rotherham United – league 2 winner
  • Grimsby Town
  • Sheffield Wednesday

Qualifications

  • 2017 – Emergency First Aid Course
  • 2016 – Talent Identification Level 1
  • 2018 – FA Safe Guarding Workshop
  • 2014 – Fustal Laws of the Game Level 1
  • 2014 – Respect for Coaches
  • 2010 – Certificate in Education Awarded by University of Huddersfield
  • 2010 – Generic Tutor Training ( FA Learning)
  • 2009 – NCFE Certificate in Equality and Diversity Level 2
  • 2008 -Teaching in the Lifelong Learning Sector Level 4
  • 2008 – Teaching in the Lifelong Learning Sector Level 3
  • 2007 – Certificate in Delivering Learning Level 3
  • 2007 – UEFA “B” Coaching Level 3
  • 2006 – Drug Awareness Level 1
  • 2006 – Certificate in Risk Assessment Level 2
  • 1997 – Sports Psychology Diploma
  • DBS Checked (can be verified on the up serve)