Meet the course leader: Lyn Jehu

Lyn Jehu, senior lecturer, football coaching courses

A former graduate of this university, Lyn Jehu brings over twenty years’ worth of industry experience to his role at USW.

Lyn, who teaches on our football coaching courses at USW, has worked for Manchester United Soccer Schools, Cheltenham Town and Cardiff City Foundation, delivering on soccer camps, match day experiences and running coaching centres in south Wales.

He brings a wealth of international experience to USW, having worked as a senior staff coach/camp director for the largest soccer coaching provider in North America, and delivering the sport and football elements of the government-sponsored JET Programme in Japan.

Alongside his teaching role at USW, Lyn is a FAW Level 1 Coach Educator and a C Certificate Club Mentor and continues to coach within the community at his local club, Merthyr Town FC.

"I love having the opportunity to have a positive impact on the education and development of football coaching students at USW.

"As someone who is very much a product of this university I feel a great deal of pride and satisfaction in being able to help advise and guide our current students towards their intended career pathways into football coaching.

"I’m very excited that I will be able to help facilitate their personal development and increase their levels of employability in this extremely competitive environment."