Girls Teams Lead Coach

  • New York City FC
  • Westchester/Connecticut | Nassau County, Long Island | Queens 
  • 30 Mar, 2024
Full time Coaching Leadership & Management MLS Soccer Coach Womens Football Youth

Job Description

JOB TITLE:  Girls Teams - Lead Coach
DEPARTMENT: Youth Programs 
LOCATION:   Westchester/Connecticut | Nassau County, Long Island | Queens 

POSITION OVERVIEW:
 New York City FC is looking to hire part-time, Lead Coaches for the New York City Football Club Girls Development Teams and Programs. 
Coaching positions are available for year-round availability. Coaches will be providing youth soccer training for players of different ages and playing abilities within camps, clinics, teams, clubs and leagues throughout New York City, Connecticut, Westchester & Long Island) 
 
WHAT YOU'LL DO:
• Oversee all aspects of an assigned team and assist with other NYCFC Girls Team age groups.
• Implementation of club methodology, effective practice, and game plans through program curriculum.
• Lead all team matches and ensure players understand and implement training concepts and competitive mentality.
• Develop and implement individual development plans (IDP’s) for all NYCFC Girls Program players.
• Lead/Participate in clinic, camp, tryouts/player observation.
• Ensure all appropriate safety guidelines and standards are maintained during training, practice, and games.
• Embody and demonstrate New York City FC values.
• Other duties as assigned by Manager of Competition and Development.

WHAT YOU'LL BRING
• Previous competitive soccer coaching experience required.
• USSF “B” or equivalent coaching license preferred. (USSF C working towards their USSF B License)
• Detail oriented with excellent performance and time management skills.
• Ability to multitask, operate effectively, and make sound decisions in a dynamic working environment with frequent changes 
and tight deadlines.
• Must always possess a professional demeanor with the ability to handle difficult situations in a calm manner.
• Strong interpersonal with the ability to quickly build trust and relationships with players, parents, and staff.
• Must be able to communicate effectively and efficiently – both verbal and written.
• Must adhere to NYCFC and MLS policies and protocols surrounding minor players and SafeSport training.
• Working knowledge of Microsoft Office: including, but not limited to Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook.
• Valid Driver’s License required.
• Bilingual in Spanish is a plus
 
WHAT WE OFFER:
  •  Consistent, year-round, or seasonal assignments available 
  • Collaboration across City Football Group in programs and coach education 
  • Competitive pay rates 
  • Internal and external education and development opportunities 
  • Home match day ticket’s 

COMPENSATION:
This position has an estimated base hourly range of $30.00 to $55.00 per hour. Final compensation offer amounts are based on a wide array of factors unique to each candidate, including but not limited to demonstrated skill set, years and depth of relevant experience, and some role-dependent factors such as certifications and software expertise. We welcome direct conversations with each candidate about compensation in all of our initial calls.

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:
  • Applicant must be able to comply with MLS Next Safety and Well-Being policy and any other applicable child safety policies provided to applicants by NYCFC
  •  Ability to work flexible hours, including evenings, weekends, and holidays, as necessary 
 
NEW YORK CITY FOOTBALL CLUB OVERVIEW:
At New York City Football Club (NYCFC), we are on a mission to build this City into one of the soccer capitals of the world. The Club was announced as Major League Soccer’s 20th franchise and is the first and only MLS team located within the five boroughs of New York City. The Club has qualified for the Audi MLS Cup Playoffs for the last seven consecutive seasons, winning the MLS Cup in 2021. Games are broadcast through MLS Season Pass, the unprecedented subscription service from Apple and Major League Soccer that will have every match of the MLS regular season, Audi MLS Cup Playoffs and Leagues Cup all in one place and with no blackouts. NYCFC’s combined 3.3 million social media following across Facebook, Instagram, TikTok and Twitter is the second-highest among MLS clubs. For more information, please visit: https://www.nycfc.com/.
   
 New York City Football Club is also one of 11 clubs comprising City Football Group and counts Manchester City FC, Melbourne City FC, Yokohama F-Marinos, Girona FC, Montevideo City Torque, Sichuan Jiuniu FC, Mumbai City FC, Lommel SK, Espérance Sportive Troyes AC and Palermo FC among its sister clubs.

 We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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Job Questions:

  1. Are you legally authorized to work in the United States?

  2. Do you have coaching experience in local youth soccer programs?

  3. Do you have any coaching credentials?