Our Company: North Carolina FC Youth is home to more than 13,500 players and their families each year. Established in 1974, our non-profit organization, in collaboration with the professional North Carolina Football Club, is the largest youth-to-professional club in country. Frequently recognized as an innovative leader in full-service soccer programming, our mission is to provide positive, high quality soccer opportunities at all levels of play for youth and their families and to serve as a valuable community partner.
The Position: The ECNL Girls Staff Coach is a full-time position. She/He is an integral part of the NCFC Youth soccer staff with a specialized focus on the ECNL Girls Program, which houses teams from U13 – U19. She/He will be responsible for coaching and administrative duties within the ECNL Girls program. The ideal candidate is a passionate and enthusiastic coach that will focus on creating a positive learning environment and a desire to learn and grow professionally. She/He reports directly to the ECNL Girls Program Director.
Head Coach two teams within the NCFC Youth ECNL Girls Program (U13 – U19 age groups)
Design and execute training sessions that support the clubs Technical Framework
Conduct face-to-face in-season player evaluations according to program/club timelines and expectations for completion
Utilize technology to support player and team development
Be responsive to all communication (emails, phone calls, etc.) and maintain response-time expectations set by the Director of Soccer
Work directly with ECNL Girls Program Director on program-wide player and team initiatives including but not limited to player placement, college placement, player identification
Collaborate with other coaches to identify opportunities for on and off-field development
Manage and execute all activities assigned and related to the Girls ECNL Program
Must be a positive role model both on and off the field
Support all club functions outside of the Girls ECNL Program
Additional responsibilities may be assigned or earned based on candidate’s qualities, experience, and career goals
ECNLCoaching Experience preferred
USSF B License Preferred
Bachelor’s Degree in Education or related field preferred
Applicants must be a US Citizen or currently have legal rights to work in the US
Proficiency in computer skills and video analysis
Job Type Requirements:
Fulltime; salaried position
The traditional work hours for this job are combined office hours during the day/week along with evening and weekend hours on the field and at remote sites
Work Environment/Travel/Physical Demands:
Most of this person’s job is conducted on the field and requires exposure during all seasons, including extreme temperatures and inclement weather, to fulfill job responsibilities and event support
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; run; kick; jump; use hands and fingers, handle or feel; and reach with hands and arms.
NCFC Youth provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.
This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.
About North Carolina FC Youth
North Carolina FC Youth is home to more than 13,500 players and their families each year. Established in 1974 and located in Raleigh, North Carolina, our non-profit organization, in collaboration with the professional North Carolina Football Club, is the largest youth-to-professional club in country. Frequently recognized as an innovative leader in full-service soccer programming, our mission is to provide positive, high quality soccer opportunities at all levels of play for youth and their families and to serve as a valuable community partner.