Drive your passion for women's football with our new performance academy.
An outstanding opportunity for aspiring female footballers.
“Bishop Burton College is now the only college in East Yorkshire providing players with this level of training and match play, which is aimed at providing talented players with a solid foundation of development into the senior women’s game.”
Ben Killingsworth, Lead Coach
Meet the coaches
Director of Football
James, who manages the first team, is a UEFA A Licence coach and former professional footballer with Hull City, Lincoln City and Darlington. James has also played semi-professional football for Bridlington Town, North Ferriby United, Scarborough Athletic and Pickering Town. James also coaches for Hull City Academy in the Youth Development Phase as Under 15s Lead Coach.
Women's Football Lead Coach
Ben is a UEFA B Licence coach who is currently studying a master's degree in Sports Coaching. He also has a BSc Hons Sports Coaching qualification.
Alongside his coaching at Bishop Burton, he also coaches part-time with Hull City Academy. He has previously worked for clubs in Southern California and South Texas, and coached the South Texas Olympic Development Programme.