Youth Soccer Coach - South, Central, North, New Jersey

  • New York Red Bulls
  • Harrison, NJ, USA
  • 08 Jan, 2021
Part time Coaching Community Youth

Job Description

With 20 years of coaching expertise, Red Bulls Youth Programs are the largest provider of youth soccer training and coach education services throughout the NY/NJ-Metro Area. The number 1 professional coach education team in the NY/NJ-Metro area are here to make you a better coach.

 

ABOUT THE NEW YORK RED BULLS

The New York Red Bulls are one of 27 teams in Major League Soccer (MLS). RBNY, one of the ten charter clubs of MLS, have competed in the league since its founding in 1996. The Red Bulls play home matches at Red Bull Arena (RBA) in Harrison, New Jersey. The three-time MLS Supporters' Shield Winners are owned by the Austrian beverage company Red Bull for which the team is named. The New York Red Bulls offer one of the nation's premier youth soccer development programs, from local soccer partnerships across New York and New Jersey to Regional Development Schools and the Red Bulls Academy teams. 

 

YOUTH PROGRAMS INFORMATION

The Red Bulls Youth Program is a multi-layered system that provides professional support at all levels of the game. Each level of the player development pyramid has been structured to provide extensive support to players, coaches and youth soccer organizations. Within the local community, programs are offered for players of all ages and abilities. For players with outstanding ability, there is an opportunity to progress to the academy level and ultimately, to the Red Bulls First Team. The number 1 professional coach education team in the NY/NJ-Metro area is here to make you a better coach.

 

POSITION SUMMARY

Coaching positions are available in our community programs, travel programs, RDS and pre-academy teams. Part-time positions are available in both NJ and NY including Westchester, NYC and Long Island. Coaches are eligible to receive out of state travel relocation expenses.

 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS (Required to perform the job)

Full Availability (additional partial opportunities available coaching 2-3 days a week and weekends)

  • Required to be available five (5) afternoons/evenings per week plus weekends.
  • Required to be available Tuesday and Thursday mornings for staff training workshops.
  • Working hours will be approximately 20 to 29 hours per week.
  • A coach’s working week is comprised of on field coaching hours, administration duties and attendance at mandatory staff training workshops in the spring and fall seasons.
  • Employment typically begins mid to late March and runs through to late November or mid to late August and runs through to late November. The exact start and end dates are based upon the needs of each youth partner club.
  • Required to attend a mandatory paid pre-season orientation event.

 

SPECIFIC JOB KNOWLEDGE, SKILL AND ABILITY

The individual must possess the following knowledge, skills and abilities and be able to explain and demonstrate that he or she can perform the essential functions of the job, with or without reasonable accommodation, using some other combination of skills and abilities.

  • Must be passionate, professional, energetic, and patient
  • Have a growth mindset
  • Have good communication skills
  • Must have a reliable form of transportation
  • Be over the age of 18

 

EDUCATION

Bachelor’s degree preferred

Minimum USSF ‘D’ or equivalent coaching license

 

EXPERIENCE

Must have coaching experience with youth players or previous playing experience

Due to the cyclical nature of the entertainment industry, the employee may be required to work varying schedules to reflect the business needs of the company.

Red Bull New York is an equal opportunity employer and we will not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality or any other classification protected by law.