Director of Youth Soccer

  • Carolina Velocity FC
  • Raleigh, NC, USA
  • 15 Sep, 2021
Full time Leadership & Management Youth

Job Description

About Our Club: Carolina Velocity is the fastest growing youth soccer club in the Triangle, North Carolina. Carolina Velocity FC offers a unique soccer pathway for players in NC. Full time professional coaches will work closely to our detailed syllabus to allow for a strategic platform focusing on producing technically astute and tactically aware soccer players. 

 

Director of Coaching position opening. Lead, manage and assist coaches with sessions, communication and syllabus. 

 

The Position: The Carolina Velocity Director of Coaching is a full-time position. She/He is an integral part of the Carolina Velocity FC soccer staff focusing on all aspects of the club and coaching philosophy. She/He will be responsible for overseeing development phase, coaching and administrative duties within the teams/program. The ideal candidate is a professional, passionate and enthusiastic coach that will focus on creating a positive learning environment and a desire to learn and grow professionally. She/He reports directly to the Director of Soccer. 

Directors of Coaching will oversee and support staff members within their development phase. 

 

Responsibilities:

  • Head Coach Carolina Velocity FC teams - growing the professional competitive soccer environment.
  • Oversee and lead a development phase
  • Team and club administration duties - Be responsive to all communication (emails, phone calls, etc.) and maintain response-time expectations set by the Director of Soccer.
  • Promoting Carolina Velocity FC’s vision and values and understanding that the player comes first; player development is the cornerstone of this club.
  • Assist and communicate with other coaches with development phase
  • Must be self-motivated to grow Carolina Velocity FC recreational and academy programs as well as numbers within those programs.
  • Must present a professional soccer image and be a positive role model on and off the field.
  • Coverage and a presence at games on nights and weekends.

 

Qualifications:

  • Coaching experience preferred 
  • Coaching badges preferred but not essential.
  • Velocity will help attain necessary badges and qualifications for highly motivated candidates.
  • Demonstrable experience coaching either recreational soccer or higher.
  • University degree or playing experience.
  • Proficiency in computer skills 

Job Type Requirements:

  • Competitive Salary and housing provided within Raleigh, North Carolina.
  • The traditional work hours for this job are combined with office hours during the day/week along with evening and weekend hours on the field and at remote sites