Goalkeeper Coach (Cambridge United)

  • Ontario Soccer Association
  • Cambridge, ON, Canada
  • 28 Apr, 2024
Part time Coaching Goalkeeper Coach Soccer Coach

Job Description

Position Status: Part time/Contract
Location: Cambridge, Ontario
Reports to: Head of GK Program
Start Date: Immediately

Cambridge Youth Soccer is seeking Goalkeeper Coaches for their Skill Centre, Academy, OPDL & League1 programs.

Duties and Responsibilities
• Plan and deliver the technical and tactical goalkeeper program
• Utilize coaching resources and software to help plan and manage training sessions and game play
• Establish a periodized season plan aligned with the technical direction of the club and in keeping with program specific requirements
• Conduct match preparation meetings and analysis specific for the goalkeeper
• Liaise with other coaches in CYS to identify and promote all Cambridge United Programs
• Prepare goalkeeper evaluations as requested by Ontario Soccer (2 per season)
• Conduct OPDL Individual Development Plan Player Meetings (3 per season) – goalkeepers only

Competencies and Skills Required
• Legally entitled to work in Canada
• A clear understanding of the soccer environment in Ontario
• Support and promote Ontario Soccer Long-term Player Development Plan (LTPD)
• Responsible for the safety and welfare of all players under your care
• Extensive knowledge of the game
• Proven ability to work in a team environment
• Strong interpersonal, communication and time management skills
• IDEAL: Ontario Soccer GK Diploma or Ontario Soccer GK Certificate and C License Certified

Salary: Will be based upon qualifications and experience.