Date Published: Thursday, 9th January, 2020 - 12:03pm by Nik Mesney

Connah's Quay Nomads are pleased to announce Jordan Parry as our new Head of Community.

Jordan takes over from Leighton Sumner who is stepping down from this position in order to focus on his new role at the club as Assistant Head of Youth for the club's academy program alongside running The Quay 3G and Clubhouse site.

Jordan was previously our Head Coach of the Community department working with Leighton to develop numerous activities across our community program.

Leighton leaves the program in a great position having led a number of community projects including veterans, walking football, girls football, ladies team, school sessions, soccer tots, half term camps and regular tournaments.

The club would like to place on record a huge thanks to Leighton for all of his work in the role over the last year and have no doubt he will be a huge benefit to the academy in his new position.

Jordan is a UEFA B licensed coach and has worked at The Nomads Academy for five years have coached mini phase teams U8s to U11s and has also been Assistant Coach on our scholarship program.

In his Head of Coaching role for the community, Jordan has been integral in a number of weekly community projects such as soccer tots, 1:1 elite training sessions and in particular the girls program which sees the clubs boast U6, U8, U10 and U12 elite sessions ran by Jordan and fellow coaches Stephen Boyes and Andy Molyneux.

This is an exciting addition to the football club and a great opportunity for Jordan who has already put a number of projects in place for the new year of 2020.

Below is an updated list of our community weekly projects which are available for all in 2020 to attend.

13:30 - Walking Football - Aura Leisure
18:00/19:00 - vets football - Quay 3G

4:00/5:00 - ( 1-2-1/Mini Group ) - Quay 3G
5:00/5:45 - SoccerTots ( Indoor ) - Quay Clubhouse and Cafe
5:45/6:30 - Juniors ( Indoor ) - Quay Clubhouse and Cafe
4:00/5:00 - Walking Football Elite - Quay 3G

Mini Girls U6 - 4:30/5:00 ( Indoor ) - Quay Clubhouse and Cafe
Girls U8, U10, U12 - 5:00/6:00 - Quay 3G

Full details on all of these events will be made available over the coming days along with half term camps and upcoming junior league tournaments for 2020.

For any players or parents keen to take part in any of the above current programs are asked to book on and confirm with Jordan Parry via e mail on

On his recent appointment Jordan had the following to say;
"I can't wait to get going with the Connahs Quay Nomads Community program. I'm really looking forward to the challenge ahead. Big ideas have already been put together to further opportunities for all people across the Flintshire area. Being a Connah's Quay Lad myself, I've never been away from football, so to give back and develop and improve the youth of the area and engage with wider community across all sectors is something I'm massively passionate about and looking forward to continuing."

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