The Footstars Team
Guy Hayes - Managing Director
Guy is experienced in coaching children from the ages of preschool all the way through to adults. Among many coaching qualifications Guy is a UEFA B coach and holds the FA Youth Modules 1,2 and 3, FA Futsal Level 2, Street Soccer and a degree in Sports Coaching and Development.
Guy currently works for a local professional football club as an Academy Coach having previously worked with Peterborough United and Norwich City in community roles.
In senior football, Guy has been first team manager in the Thurlow Nunn First Division. Experience working with semi-pro clubs Ipswich Wanderers FC as reserve team manager and first team coach of Stowmarket Town FC.
Josh Dowsing - Sports Development Officer
Josh is an experienced schools coach having worked with various schools across the county. He holds numerous Level 2 coaching qualifications which ensures quality coaching across the entire national physical education curriculum.
Josh's coaching engages children of all age and abilities to enhace their learning and enjoyment through fun and challenging activities. As part of Josh's role, he is the point of contact for trials at our Player Development Centre and runs Footstars popular holiday courses.
Sarah Hyam - Project Coordinator
Sarah is our Project Coordinator with the main responsibility to source and acquire applicable grants available to Footstars. Administration support and fundraising initiatives are also her key areas. She has worked at two local primary schools and team secretary at Ransomes Football Club. Her son has been with Footstars for the last 5 years.
George Davis - Apprentice Sports Coach
George is a young enthusiastic coach supporting our lead coaches in our School Sports Programme. As part of the programme George assists with Swimming having qualifed in in Fundamentals and Aquatics Skills of School Swimming. Having played football locally at Hadleigh United, George delivers fun football sessions at our Minis Centres and birthday parties.
Ethan Bloomfield - Sports Coach
Ethan delivers extra curricular clubs in our School Sports Programme. Qualified in Gymnastics, his sessions are great for both talented children and beginners alike. Ethan delivers fun football sessions at our Minis Centres, Holiday Camps and birthday parties. He played football locally at Needham Phoenix.