James is currently First Team Goalkeeper Coach at Newport County AFC, James has worked for clubs such as, Ipswich Town, Motherwell, England Ladies Under 23s, and in the Premier League for Norwich City and Cardiff City First Team.

James has worked with Goalkeepers such as David Marshall, Asmir Begovic, Rob Green, Tom Heaton, Angus Gunn. James has also worked with Roy Keane within his time at Ipswich.