Our football club based in Ongar, Essex, is a family friendly safe environment for young people to learn and develop their football skills.
Ongar Juniors Football Club was established as a community football club serving Ongar and the surrounding villages, including but not limited to Chipping Ongar, High Ongar, Shelley, Fyfield, Marden Ash, Stondon Massey, Willingale, Greensted, North Weald Bassett, Stanford Rivers.
All our football club coaches are FA registered, affiliated and certified to at least FA level One coaching badge.
Criteria for achieving the FA Charter Standard award include:
- having a trained Welfare Officer
- Criminal Records Bureau checks for all club staff/volunteers
- Emergency Aid-trained volunteers linked to each team
- Respect programme sign-up
- a Level One coach for each youth team
- appropriate club administration in place
- a volunteer co-ordinator
“The most important benefit of becoming a Charter Standard Club is showing the world you’re serious about raising standards, improving facilities, football coaching, first aid and child protection. Charter Standard shows potential new members that your football club cares” Essex FA.
Ongar Juniors Football Club has 13 teams ranging from under 7s to Under 16s. At the heart of our football club is our soccer school for kids aged 5 and under. Soccer school provides a safe and fun platform for kids to play football.
We welcome new members to our club, if you would like to get involved with the club please get in touch, via email, phone or come down to the club house based in Love Lane, Ongar, Essex CM5 9B