Tom Arnold has been working professionally in the coaching industry for over 15 years.
Coaching opportunities began in 2004 shortly after completing a 3 year Sports Science BTEC at Brooklands Collage.
Soon after Tom joined PSR Coaching Ltd and began life as part time Football Coach, coaching children in Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2 within Infant and Primary Schools and also Grass-root Football Clubs. After gaining further experience and qualifications Tom’s role changed to Director of Operations in the company before moving on from the role after the company was purchased by a national competitor in 2011.
In 2011 Tom had the opportunity to experience coaching football in the USA. During his time in the United States Tom travelled San Francisco, Santa Barbara and San Diego supporting players from 5 years to 18 years.
In 2014 Tom formed Ultimate Coaching Ltd alongside Co Director Scott Rimmer and both had a clear simple vision, to provide pathways to enable the next generation to succeed. Tom’s role in the company is Director of Education. Tom spent the summer of 2014 coaching in Greece supporting players from a number of different countries working with elite academy players.
Since 2017 Tom and Scott have volunteered their time as Directors of Football at Byfleet Village Football Club. Ultimate Coaching Ltd is delighted to be the official development & football services provider for the club bringing fantastic opportunities to players 4 – 18yrs.
Tom took on the role as First Team Coach/Manager at Abbey Rangers FC U23 team in the season of 2018/2019 which competes in The Suburban South League.
FA Level 2
FA Goalkeeping Level 1&2
FA Youth Module Level 1, 2 and 3
First Aid Qualified