Coach - Montville, CT, Hartford, CT

  • NCE Soccer
  • Montville, CT | Hartford, CT
  • 05 May, 2024
Full time Coaching Soccer Coach

Job Description

Position Overview:
NCE Soccer is seeking a dedicated coach to join our team! We are seeking a highly motivated and detail-oriented individual that will work closely with our players and manage the Center of Excellence performance environment. 

Job Responsibilities:
In conjunction with NCE Soccer coaches, technical directors, players, and standards of play: 
  • Support the implementation and management of the NCE Soccer’s Center of Excellence Program
  • Assist and support coaches in the general control, management, and conduct of COE players, ensuring adherence to the Code of Conduct
  • Aid player development and motivation by providing positive and constructive feedback that is delivered in an appropriate method 
  • Demonstrate a willingness to further personal knowledge and development
  • Carry out responsibilities in accordance with NCE’s policies and all applicable laws, particularly regarding the safeguarding of youth/minor players
  • Emphasize NCE Soccer’s culture of discipline and excellence 
Required Qualifications: 
  • Must possess a USSF C License or foreign equivalent
  • Previous experience coaching in an amateur, professional level, or other reputable development team
  • Demonstrated ability to develop and maintain positive, cross-functional relationships with team
  • Demonstrated leadership and motivational skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • A strong sense of self-awareness and emotional intelligence
  • An understanding of the pressures and commitments required for youth players involved in high level youth soccer (or other elite youth sports development awareness)
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality and exercise discretion when privy to sensitive information
  • Willingness to learn in a fast-paced, performance-driven work environment
  • Ability to work non-traditional hours, in non-traditional settings, including events that fall on nights and weekends
  • Ability to travel in Connecticut to Norwalk, Oakdale, and Hartford
  • US Citizens or possess legal rights to work in the USA

Preferred Qualifications:
  • USSF B License or foreign equivalent 

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

Job Questions:

  1. What is your soccer coaching experience and what coaching licenses do you have?

  2. Will you be able to reliably commute to various training centers?