[caption id="attachment_829201" align="alignnone" width="628"]<img class="size-full wp-image-829201" src="https://www.cricketcountry.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/Jonathan-Trott-Getty-Images.jpg" alt="Jonathan Trott, England, Royal London One-Day Cup, Kent" width="628" height="408" /> Trott, who called time on his playing career last September, will link up with the county for the entire duration of the Royal London One-Day Cup campaign. @ Getty Images[/caption] <p></p> <p></p>Former <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/teams/england/">England</a> batsman <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/players/jonathan-trott/">Jonathan Trott</a> has taken up a coaching position for 40 days at <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/tag/kent">Kent</a> opponents of his county side Warwickshire, where he spent a decade and a half in the current round of Championship games. <p></p> <p></p>Trott, who called time on his playing career last September, will link up with the county for the entire duration of the <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/tag/royal-london-one-day-cup">Royal London One-Day Cup</a> campaign. <p></p> <p></p>"It s a great opportunity for me to join a team such as Kent for this competition. Their run to the final last year shows that the squad here is one of the strongest in one-day format and I m looking forward to working with this talented group of players, Trott was quoted as saying on <em>Kent s official website</em> on Sunday. <p></p> <p></p>Trott has already started working with the squad and took part in the warm-up drills on the final day of their County Championship game at Warwickshire on Sunday. (<strong>ALSO READ: <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/news/englands-chances-at-world-cup-are-pretty-high-jonathan-trott-791420">England's chances at World Cup are pretty high: Jonathan Trott</a></strong>) <p></p> <p></p>The 37-year-old, who has played 52 Tests for England, scoring 3,835 runs at an average of 44.08, spent part of the winter working with the <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/tag/england-lions">England Lions</a> side, a highly successful stint as thought by some. <p></p> <p></p>Kent were beaten in last year's final at Lord's by Hampshire. They begin their 2019 campaign at home to Hampshire on Wednesday.