Summer Soccer Camp Instructor - Madison, WI

  • TOCA Football
  • Fitchburg, WI, USA
  • 15 Apr, 2024
Full time Education Youth

Job Description

At TOCA, we are passionate about people and the power of sport. We believe in creating an environment that becomes the “third home” for our guests — where they learn, where they live, and where TOCA becomes the place where they play. Whether they’re kicking a soccer ball for the first time, focused on finding their best, or rediscovering their passion for the game, we are here to support and guide them every step along the way. Everyone deserves the opportunity to experience the joy and fulfillment that sports can bring, regardless of background and skill levels. Our ultimate goal is to create a consistent and amazing experience for everyone who interacts with TOCA, whether it is our dedicated team members or esteemed guests.  

What makes a TOCA Teammate? An individual that seeks to...

  • Play Hard
  • Care Deeply
  • Grow Together
  • Strive for Excellence
  • Create Awesome Experiences

Job Description Highlights:

Reports To: General Manager

Location: Fitchburg, WI

Flexible Schedule: Minimum of 15 - 25 hours a week including weekend availability

Role Scope and Requirements:

The Summer Camp Instructor is a seasonal position that works in coordination with the mission of TOCA. We are looking for someone who would like to be a Seasonal Soccer Instructor for TOCA camps and also assist in refereeing Youth and Adult leagues and events during the summer.

  • Teach the basics of soccer through competition and practices
  • Explain the rules of soccer, including scenarios and the skills necessary to complete
  • Be a role model for the kids and lead by example
  • Set up and take down all camp equipment daily
  • Administration of activities and ensuring campers are staying on task.
  • Lead the activity, guide them, participate as a ref, and in some cases, you may participate as an athlete.
  • Ensure every camper has fun, learns something new, and learns that every kid gets something out of camp. Even though it’s difficult, challenging the superstars is just as important as teaching the beginners.
  • Assist in weekly operations of Summer camps at the facility
  • Assist in checking campers in, getting them warmed up for camp, abiding by the camp schedule set in place, and checking campers out upon camp completion
  • Know how to deal with conflict when it occurs during camp
  • Create meaningful and lasting relationships with kids and their parents to build their trust in you as their camp instructor
  • Must display a great attitude, patience, effort, high energy, and engagement to be successful in this role

Knowledge and Experience: 

  • Athletic background is encouraged but not required
  • Previous experience in camps, activities, and youth programs is preferred
  • Successful completion of a background check if hired
  • Fun, energetic, and positive individual
  • Coachable and an understanding that each day brings another task
  • Communication skills with fellow teammates and management
  • Passionate about sports and working with kids
  • Ability to be flexible with responsibilities and tasks

TOCA Football, Inc. provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.