We are currently seeking an Assistant Director of Coaching to guide player development, execution of club player development curriculum, team management, and leadership for multiple teams within FC United. This position will report to the club’s Technical Director. Prior coaching experience and a history of developing and executing club-wide programming is preferred.
This is a full-time position with scheduled paid time off. Candidates must be able to work a flexible schedule, including weekdays, nights, and weekends, within the club’s schedules and event calendar.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Provides head coaching and assistant coaching responsibilities for multiple teams. Conducts developmental on-field soccer coaching sessions for all assigned teams.
Collaborates with the club leadership to create and establish new programs for the upcoming calendar year.
Provides oversight and manages the execution of club-based developmental programming.
Supports and promotes the club by participating in organization growth opportunities.
Collaborates with coaching staff to create a positive and productive environment for players and their families.
Other duties as assigned.
For more information please contact Bill@fcunitedcr.com 319-361-2551
or email@example.com 706-487-9703
Minimum of a USSF ‘D’ license or comparable experience.
Minimum of a bachelor’s degree in related field and at least 3 years working and/or playing experience.
Previous coaching at the youth level required.
Experience working with youth soccer teams, technical clinics, or camp required.
Strong coaching knowledge at various levels.
Strong written and verbal communication skills.
Ability to work a flexible schedule, including weekdays, nights, and weekends.
Must be able and willing to travel to assigned club activities and events.
Ability to work both indoors and outdoors.
Demonstrates a positive, energetic, and pleasant demeanor when communicating with staff, players, and families.
Exceptional organizational skills, reliability, and punctuality.
Must successfully pass pre-employment comprehensive background check.
Must have and maintain reliable transportation and a valid driver’s license.
Additional Salary Information: Salary is commensurate with experience.
About FC United Soccer Club
We are a non-profit soccer club operating out of Cedar Rapids and Des Moines. We strive to provide a good environment for players to learn and grow.
Our mission is to provide a positive, competitive youth soccer experience for all players, parents and coaches. We emphasize long-term player development of physical, emotional and social skills. We believe a positive team sport experience will promote a youth's self-confidence and self-esteem beyond the soccer field.
We coach players from U5 up to U19, with many continuing their soccer careers at Universities across the country.