About the Position:
Soccer Shots NYC Central is actively seeking a full time early education coach to represent the Soccer Shots brand in our schools and public locations throughout NYC. It takes a staff of passionate and remarkable individuals to grow our program and pursue excellence season after season. The desired candidate is excited about working with young children and being an integral part of a team that allows them to personally learn, grow while being rewarded for their performance. We place value on organizational skills, communication and professionalism.
About Soccer Shots:
Soccer Shots is the official two-five year old program of United States Youth Soccer with a focus on character development. Our caring team positively impacts children's lives on and off the field through best-in-class coaching, curriculum and communication. Soccer Shots has been ranked No. 1 in childrens fitness by Entrepreneur Magazine for four years and have spent over 20 years coaching children and creating an age-appropriate curriculum that aligns with New York State's early learning guidelines. Our mission is simple: Positively impact children's lives.
- Represent the Soccer Shots brand by coaching up to 30 classes per week
- Develop and manage relationships with current and new partners including their staff members
- Work hard to grow our reputation of excellence with partners
- Support program director with communicative and administrative responsibilities
- Be consistent in enthusiasm, responsibility, organization and professionalism
- Alignment with Soccer Shots core values: We Care, We Own It, We Grow, We are Candid, We Pursue Excellence, and We are Stronger Together
- 1-2 years of coaching children 2-8 (soccer preferred)
- Previous experience with the sport of soccer (preferably both coaching & playing)
- Team player that also is able to work well independently to meet multiple demands
- Strong communication skills, both written and verbal
- Effective organizational/administrative skills
- Computer/application skills (Google & Microsoft office suite: Excel, Word, PPT etc.)
- Competitive starting salary with performance based bonus structure
- High growth potential and personal development
- 24/7 access to shared office space
- Tax Free Travel Reimbursement
- 10 PTO Days with 9 paid holidays
- 401K plan with company match
- Exciting work environment and atmosphere
Please submit a detailed and specific cover letter explaining why you would be the right person for this position, specifying your salary requirements. Be sure to also attach an updated version of your resume with 3 references. Any application that does not include these items will not be considered.
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $30,000.00 to $40,000 /year
Soccer Shots - Brooklyn, NY
Soccer Shots is an engaging children's soccer program with a focus on character development. Our caring team positively impacts children's lives on and off the field through best-in-class coaching, curriculum and communication.
The best coaches in the business
- Every Soccer Shots coach must complete our comprehensive training program to receive certification.
- All Soccer Shots coaches are trained in the use of developmentally appropriate techniques.
- Coaches are routinely evaluated and undergo ongoing training.
- Our coach selection process evaluates not only the ability to coach soccer, but also the ability to engage and inspire children.
An exceptional customer experience with ongoing communication
- You will receive a weekly summary of what your child is learning at Soccer Shots.
- We proactively communicate cancellations due to weather or other circumstances.
- Our staff understands the importance of timely, responsive communication.
Expert-approved curriculum that aligns with early childhood education standards
- Our developmentally appropriate curriculum places an emphasis on character development and skill building.
- Our program is created under the guidance of childhood education specialists, professional soccer players and experienced and licensed soccer coaches.
- We constantly re-evaluate and update our curriculum to stay current with childhood education standards.
If you have a passion for positively impacting children, wed love to talk to you.
Soccer Shots is an international franchise brand with franchises in 34 states and Canada. This position is for your local franchise. Visit soccershots.org to learn more and/or for franchising opportunities.