We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, gender identity, marital or veteran status, or any other protected class.
The Youth Soccer Camp Coach position plays a vital role within the department’s programming. Sporting KC Youth Soccer runs soccer camps throughout the year, with a camp weekly during the summer months. These camps range from developing players that are just beginning their soccer journey, to specializing in specific positions like goalkeepers or forwards. Sporting KC camps range from 5-14 years old and play a significant role in any player’s development.
Be a part of the team!
Coach age/skill appropriate training sessions.
Run and implement sessions with exercises ranging from individual skill work to small-sided scrimmages.
Provide a fun, yet challenging, environment where all players can learn.
Give individual player feedback and advice during the session and after, as needed.
Represent Sporting KC, its related affiliates, and sponsors in a professional manner always.
Strong organizational, communicative, and interpersonal skills.
Desire to work with all ages and skill levels.
Strong work ethic, team-oriented attitude, and enthusiasm about contributing to the success of the department and club.
Ability to speak English clearly (bi-lingual a plus!)
Ability to pass a background check.
Ability to work evenings (most of our camps are in the morning with a few in the evening).
SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE
18 years of age or older with access to reliable transportation
Coaching qualifications (USSF/NCSSA or foreign equivalent) preferred.
Playing or coaching experience preferred.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions:
Required to sit, stand, stoop, walk, and run.
Required to push and pull.
Ability to occasionally lift, carry and/or drag approximately thirty (30) pounds.
The role will be performed both indoors and outdoors in various weather conditions.
Ability to work non-traditional hours, including evenings, weekends, and holidays, as necessary.