Skills Program

Program Overview

The program is a specialised, weekly program, running each school term, aimed at developing the skills of young footballers under the guidance of Newcastle Jets-trained coaches.

It’s open to all players, no matter their playing experience or skill level.

Open to kids aged 6 – 12, the Newcastle Jets Skills Program will see your child spend an hour with Newcastle Jets trained coaches each week, improving their football skills and confidence in a controlled and comfortable environment.

Program Structure

  • 8 weeks of high-quality coaching
  • A full Newcastle Jets Skills Program kit, including a shirt, shorts, socks and a spray jacket.
  • Complimentary 2023/24 Junior Newcastle Jets Membership
  • Child’s name will be placed in a draw for the chance to win a signed Newcastle Jets jersey.
  • Opportunity to be identified for the Pre-Academy program.

The program is open for kids aged 6 – 12 (turning 6 – 12 in 2024), and is open to both boys and girls who will train together throughout the entirety of the program.


FIRST SESSION: Monday 6 May, 2024

LAST SESSION: Monday 1 July, 2024


(*no play on Kings Birthday – 10 June, 2024)

TIME: 4.30pm – 5.30pm (both age groups will run at the same time)

AGE GROUPS: 6 – 8 Yrs and 9 – 12 Yrs

LOCATION: Tredinnick Oval, Seventh St, Boolaroo

COST: The total cost for the program is $295 for 8 weeks (even less if a returning participant with a current kit), payable upfront.

For any enquiries, contact our Community team at community@newcastlejetsfc.com.au and title your email ‘Skills Program Enquiry’.

Frequently Asked Questions

Does my child need to be experienced in football?

No. The program is developed for all levels of experience.

Can we pay in installments?

No.  All payments must be made in advance.