Soccer Coach - Youth Competitive Travel

  • San Francisco Vikings
  • San Francisco, CA, USA
  • 03 Apr, 2024
Part time Coaching Soccer Coach Youth

Job Description

Join the San Francisco Vikings Soccer Club and contribute to our mission of youth development through sports! We're currently hiring Licensed Soccer Coaches for competitive travel teams in the prestigious NorCal Premier League. If you're passionate about youth development and creating a positive team environment, we want you on our team. Apply now and be part of our journey!

Responsibilities:

  • Develop and execute age-appropriate training sessions to enhance players' technical and tactical skills.
  • Cultivate a positive team culture emphasizing teamwork, sportsmanship, and individual growth among female players.
  • Coordinate with parents, assistant coaches, and club officials to ensure effective communication and collaboration.
  • Attend league meetings, manage travel logistics, and provide strategic guidance during matches.
  • Conduct regular player assessments and offer constructive feedback to support the development of female players.
  • Foster a safe and respectful environment prioritizing the well-being and development of female players.
  • Stay abreast of coaching methodologies, rules, and regulations pertinent to youth girls' soccer and competitive travel teams.

Schedule:

  • Fall, Winter, and Spring seasons.
  • Two 1 hour practices per week per team between 3:30 pm - 6:30 pm plus games on weekends.
  • Expected hours: 4.5 – 6.25 per week

Benefits:

  • Competitive starting hourly salary
  • Onboarding compensation
  • Professional coaching development
  • Excellent growth opportunities
  • Travel pay games for games and tournaments outside of San Francisco

To Apply:

Please submit your resume and a brief cover letter here, or email them to Joey Almeida, Director of Coaching, at joey@sfvikings.com. Tell us a little about yourself, your coaching style/philosophy, and where you see your coaching career going.

 

Qualifications:

  • USSF or equivalent coaching license, with a minimum of 'D' License preferred.
  • Previous coaching experience, preferably with youth girls' teams in competitive leagues or travel teams.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to connect with and motivate female players.
  • Knowledge of player development principles and age-specific coaching techniques, particularly in youth girls' soccer.
  • Ability to inspire and lead a team of female athletes towards success on and off the field.

Registration Requirements:

  • Must possess a relevant coaching license or be actively working towards certification.
  • Must complete a full FBI and DOJ clearance through Live Scan.
  • Must complete the 90-minute SafeSport online course.