It has been announced that Mark Smith will be leaving his role as Chesterfield’s academy manager at the end of the month.
Smith, who has spent five years at the club, has decided to explore other options in the game.
Director and company secretary Ashley Carson said: “Mark has done an excellent job during his time with us, helping to develop a number of youngsters who have progressed to the first team.
“Mark has decided that the time is right to move on. On behalf of the club, I would like to thank Mark for his valued efforts and wish him all the very best for the future.”