The Girls Director of Player Development is responsible for organizing and implementing all competitive soccer programs for VSA between the ages of U8-U10. The Girls Director of Player Development will manage team formation, game scheduling, player development curriculums, parent education, and competitive coach development. This position requires extended hours on the fields and traveling with teams throughout the season. The Girls Director of Player Development will also demonstrate leadership, show enthusiasm, work efficiently while paying attention to detail and display a positive and professional attitude at all times.
Must have strong organization skills and manage multiple tasks occurring throughout the year.
Be able to work as part of a team with coaches, players, volunteers, and families.
Be able to cultivate positive ideas.
Help to lead VSA in all things related to soccer.
Be proactive and able to meet deadlines.
Have clear, positive and timely communicator.
Be able to resolve conflict in a professional manner.
Be able to encourage an institution of accountability.
Humble to learn
Able to collaborate as part of a team
Open to feedback
Personal pursuit for daily excellence
Requirements & Experience
2-3 years working in youth soccer preferably a in a leadership position but not required
College or Professional Playing experience
National Youth License & USSF C-A License preferred
Passionate about working in the female game
Passionate about Zone 1 development
College Degree preferred
Additional Salary Information: Health insurance
Internal Number: 03012018a
About Virginia Soccer Association
The Virginia Soccer Association (VSA) is a Not-for-Profit charitable soccer education organization serving the youth of Western Prince William County since 1977. Our players are boys and girls from the ages of 3 to 18 who live in Haymarket, Gainesville, Catharpin, Bristow, and neighboring communities in Virginia. The VSA organizes a recreation/instructional league during the Spring and Fall seasons and sponsors travel/select teams to travel leagues in Northern Virginia. The VSA is an affiliate of the Virginia Youth Soccer Association (VYSA), the United States Youth Soccer Association (USYSA), the United States Soccer Federation (USSF), and the Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA).