The Youth Training Coach – Programs and Partnerships, will be responsible for delivering high quality training sessions to our local soccer community through partnership programs, community events or clinics. The ideal candidate will have a strong soccer background, excellent coaching skills, and the ability to inspire and mentor young players. As a Youth Training Programs Coach you will have the opportunity to make a positive impact on young soccer players throughout the greater Sacramento Region.
Duties & Responsibilities:
Develop and implement age-appropriate soccer training sessions and drills for players ranging from 3 to 16 years old
Teach fundamental soccer skills, including dribbling, passing, shooting, and teamwork, in an engaging and inclusive manner.
Create a safe and inclusive soccer environment that promotes sportsmanship, fair play, and positive attitudes among players
Organize and supervise soccer games, skills training and other related activities
Provide individualized coaching and feedback to help players improve their soccer skills
Collaborate with fellow coaching staff to ensure the overall success of the program.
Assist with the setup and maintenance of soccer equipment and facilities.
Uphold club rules, policies, and safety protocols to ensure the well-being of players.
Attend department coaching meetings and department trainings.
Discounted Membership to United Soccer Coaches
This is a year round role, with mandatory reasonable availability August – November. The majority of work will be completed in the afternoon and evenings of weekdays (Mon-Fri).
As part of the interview process, an on-field observation may be requested upon having the verbal interview.
The ideal candidates will come with an indomitable spirit, unparalleled curiosity for problem solving, high level of attention to detail, strong sense of team spirit and comradery, and a passion for learning and continued growth.
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any and all other characteristics protected by law.
Resiliency to expect, and ultimately overcome, adversity.
Team player with an understanding of ever-evolving nature of team dynamics.
Driven to prove oneself every day.
Previous coaching experience, preferably in youth soccer.
Strong knowledge of soccer rules, techniques, and strategies.
Open availability especially during the fall youth soccer season August - November.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, particularly with children and teenagers.
Passion for working with youth and helping them develop both athletically and personally.
Ability to create a positive and inclusive learning environment.
Current CPR and First Aid certifications (or willingness to obtain before the start of camp).
Background check and reference checks may be required.
We are a Republic, and Sacramento is our Indomitable Home.
Sacramento Republic FC is one of the premier clubs in USL Championship. Since 2014, Republic FC has reflected the Indomitable nature of California’s Capitol City, breaking league records year over year, winning the championship in its inaugural season, and sparking a regional passion for soccer.
As the organization enters its 10th season, the club led by Kevin Nagle will continue to invest in Sacramento, with plans to build a soccer specific stadium that will redefine entertainment in Sacramento, and rise to the topflight of American soccer, as well as support various community investment programs to serve the city, create innovative partnerships, operate the region’s premier youth soccer development academy, and support the development of youth soccer players throughout Northern California.
It is an exciting time to be part of Sacramento Republic FC. As the Club continues to grow; we strive to remain as adaptable, motivated and responsive to our team members as we are to our fans.
We pride ourselves on developing a diverse workforce with team members that come from mixed backgrounds and fully utilize their ta...lents to achieve Republic FC’s mission of being “Indomitable”. Sacramento Republic FC believes that a diverse workforce and inclusive Company culture enhances the performance of the organization and the ability to fulfill the Company’s mission. We recognize that the diverse knowledge, perspectives, ideas, experiences and qualities of all its team members are all critical to the Company’s continued success.
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.