Jonathan was appointed Academy manager in September 2016.
His previous role was a project manager for the Elite Player Performance Plan (EPPP) audits within Academies.
Jonathan, who also holds a UEFA A Licence, Advanced Youth Award and a Ba (Hons) Degree in Business and Sport, previously worked as Academy Coach at Nottingham Forest (2008-2012), Academy Manager at Bradford City (2002 -2008) and Assistant Head of Youth at Chesterfield (1996-2002).
Jonathan’s initial role is to initially drive the club’s ambition to achieve Category Two status within the EPPP system.
He also oversees the Academy with the overall aim of progressing young players through to the first team.