Career China is pleased to be recruiting American Football Coaches for a China-based Football Academy, which was established in 2015. There are currently 5 academies in the following locations throughout China: Shanghai, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Foshan, and Hangzhou.
The Academy’s mission is to create a positive environment that immerses Chinese education and American Football culture promoting leadership development, psychical education, and a healthy lifestyle for our athletes and parents.
This Football Academy has the only regulation sized American Football field in China. All campuses are fully equipped to the American Standard for trainings and games. In 2017, there were 50 total teams competing (Flag to Tackle) for the National Championship in U7, U9, U11, and U13 Divisions. Every year we not only have National competitions, but we send selected athletes to America for a “Pro Bowl Dream Tour”.
Details of Position:
Train Chinese coaches on proper football etiquette including proper Football tackling, Football terminology, attitude and American traditions.
Coaching weekly classes with activities and drills designed to help the students understand American Football.
Interact with students and parents to build a healthy and frequent dialogue on the student’s development on and off the field
Prepare and execute training plan for Football practices and activities with local Chinese coaches.
Attend Marketing events to educate potential students about American Football culture.
Use English as a primary way to communicate.
Student age range: 3 - 13 years old
Working Days & Hours: Wednesday - Friday. Monday and Tuesdays off (typical schedule) 40 hours per week
Curriculum: Year round curriculum with a concentration in American Football.
Nationality: e.g.: Native English speakers with a minimum 2-year backgroud in American Football(as a player or coach)
Degree: Bachelor's degree
Experience: Vast Football knowledge and at least one year teaching experience
Others: Passionate about American Football
Interest in Chinese culture
Although this is specifically a American Football Coach position, the school is willing to consider any candidate with two or more years of coaching children. We're looking for candidates with the ability to manage, entertain, and keep a group of 10+ kids aged 6-12 focused over a several hour period.
Additional Salary Information: Net Monthly Income: 13k - 17k RMB all inclusive [This is after-tax income]
Base Salary: 5000
Housing: Housing Stipend Provided (up to 3,000 RMB)
Bonus: Up to 3,000 RMB performance bonus
•Airfare Bonus: Monthly flight stipend 600 RMB, and add up to $1,200 USD in value after completion of your first year.
Over time: Your Monthly salary has a fixed overtime bonus included. If coaching hours exceed 50 hours on the month, 250 RMB per hour added to your salary.
Public Holiday: All Chinese National Holidays, Christmas, and New Years Day.
Annual Paid Holiday
Sick Leave: 5 days and 5 personal sick days
Internal Number: SKYWAY10001
About Career China
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