Our staff work together to create a fun environment in which personal and player development thrive. Every staff member is hired and trained to be a positive mentor and role model to our students
BSc (Hons) Sports Coaching and Exercise Science
Staff Training Co-ordinator
Francis plays for Carrick Rangers Football Club. Francis is a UEFA B license coach who has coached in America and played professionally in the North American Soccer League. Previous clubs include Glenavon FC, Dungannon Swifts Toronto Lynx and Cliftonville FC. Francis has represented Northern Ireland at underage level and has also represented County Antrim in Gaelic football up to minor level.
“Sport is a massive part of my life and has been from a very young age, I have a deep desire to share my passion for sport with others and hope that it can trigger a love for sport in others. The joy from coaching children and helping them develop their physical and social skills is incredibly rewarding. Burns Skills School provides everything for children’s sporting needs beyond all means, providing an extremely fun and enjoyable environment that caters for all!”
To get in contact with Francis you can email him at firstname.lastname@example.org