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SYFA Employment Opportunity
SYFA are looking to employ an Administration Assistant on a one year contract. Applicant must have excellent administration skills and experience.
To apply send your CV to Cate at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Closing date 6th April 2017
PVG Advice and Guidelines

Please remember you must be a Registered Official with an SYFA Club first before you can be PVG Checked, if we receive a PVG form and you are not a registered official on the SYFA Registrations Website we cannot process your form. If you have sent any PVG's into ourselves and there is unregistered officials, go online to the SYFA Registrations Website and add them as officials to your club.


You must complete a PVG Check for any organisation where you are a member and who work with children. If you have already completed a PVG Check through any other organisation you MUST complete an Existing PVG Application Check for SYFA. Please contact your League Secretary or League Match Secretary to find out when the next PVG night will be.


SYFA PVG Flowchart which explains the SYFA PVG Process.

PVG Flowchart

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inspiresport Coach Education Course at Valencia CF

inspiresport 4 day world class coach education course to the Valencia CF first team academy in Spain this October: click here

If you are interested in this wonderful opportunity, please call Jed at inspiresport on 07841 143750.

SYFA Online Protection Training

The SYFA have an Online Protection Training Course in conjuntion with NSPCC which will be launched at the end of February 2017. This will allow club officials to complete a Protection Training Course free of charge in any area, you just need a computer and internet access. More information coming soon. 

Aberdeen and Distict Juvenile News 

Aberdeen and District Juvenile Football Association January 2017 edition of Juvenile News click here 

Player Pathway Small Sided Games Rules 2017 

Player Pathway Small Sided Games Rules 2017 click here

Highlands and Island Small Grants Scheme 

After a full discussion with the Football Operations Working Group and with the approval of the SYFA Board it was agreed to implement a Highlands and Islands Small Grants Scheme. The scheme has been prepared to provide competition from SYFA member clubs from outside the region. Member clubs to either host or travel to participate in matches.

To apply please download and fill in the application form here and return to the Chief Executive at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or post to SYFA, Hampden Park, Glasgow, G429BF.

Concussion Report

If In Doubt, Sit Them Out Concussion Report click here 

Pitch Finder from Community Sponsorship Partners Scotland 

The CSP Pitch Finder application allows parents, guardians and supporters of youngsters playing youth football in Scotland to check on upcoming fixtures as well as locate the pitches where those fixtures are to be held.

The CSP Pitch Finder is now available for Android and iOS phones and tablets providing an intuitive and convenient mobile solution wherever you are, as long as you have a mobile data or wifi signal! More information: Pitch-Finder-App

PF csp sco app  PF google play  PF app store