Title: Street Soccer USA - Youth Soccer Coach
Reports To: Street Soccer USA - East Bay Program Manager
Position Summary: Street Soccer USA builds life changing community based sports programs that reach the least served communities across the United States.
By creating safe places to play and supplying trained, caring coaches, social service coordinators, our curriculum and basic equipment, Street Soccer USA improves the personal capacity of participants to achieve bigger goals in terms of education and employment.
Our character education and life skills programs help participants prepare for success at school, at home and in their community. Our curriculum framework is tailored with age appropriate and situation specific content for every scenario.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Coach SSUSA practice 1 to 3 times per week between 1- 6pm, Monday through Friday
Deliver and reinforce SSUSA curriculum with youth participants on a daily basis
Complete SSUSA Coach Training & Accreditation process which includes but is not limited to the following trainings:
Orientation to Street Soccer USA, our mission and model
Introduction to youth program methodology
Trauma informed coaches training and commitment to child safety policy
Online sports for social development / group management training
On the field coach workshop
Organize, schedule and coordinate social and educational community based activities
Actively recruit volunteers, including parent participation or mentoring activities
Passionate about soccer and sports
Experience working with or volunteering with at risk/underprivileged youth
Adherence to the SSUSA mission, values and strategy
Must be at least 18 years with high school diploma or GED
US Citizen, US National, Lawful Permanent Resident Alien, or have a legal permit or VISA
Good interpersonal skills, excellent organizational skills, patience and follow through required
Minimum of 1 year experience playing or coaching soccer