Salvo Soccer Club participates in the Girls Academy (GA) in the U13, U14, U15, U16, U17, and U18/U19 age groups.
Salvo SC is actively pursuing a motivated coach that:
Has a strong connection with elite girls’ soccer
Is a teacher that excels at the 6 tasks of a coach
Is a team player with staff and other coaches within the club
Will contribute to our club in addition to their involvement in the GA
Will commit to our club core values- ownership, leadership, teamwork, respect
Salvo SC offers a work environment dedicated to individual and collective growth. Primary Duties
Ensure that Salvo SC’s player development philosophy is being implemented within all aspects of the program
Focus on holistic player development within a team environment to provide players the platform to develop into Youth National Team players and top 50 Division 1 soccer players with the foundation to play professionally
Be an active contributor across Salvo’s Girls Academy program and commit to the success of the program in addition to individual teams
Manage Individual Development Plans (IDP) on a monthly basis
Meticulous preparation for training and games with individual player development as a priority while managing team competitiveness
Identify talent (local leagues, local tournaments, training centers, etc.) and develop an understanding of the applicable player profiles based on age and position
Make player selections taking into account current and potential ability
Implement a comprehensive age-appropriate annual physical and tactical periodization plan built on a long-term development plan for GA players
Be attentive to and interested in developing the whole person within the team, program, and club soccer environment
Adhere to all established GA and Salvo SC processes and protocols
Provide detailed reports on the individual player and team performance monthly for GA Director
Provide detailed reports on the individual player and team performance for Talent ID Scout and National Team coach submission
Regularly communicate with families to develop a positive environment for players
Contribute to other sporting and professional moments within Salvo SC (futsal, camps, courses, events, meetings, media, etc.) as assigned
Report to the GA Director
When you apply for this job, please include:
Player Development Philosophy
1- 2 paragraphs on you how you will contribute to a team staff environment
1-2 paragraphs on how you integrate diversity, equity, and inclusion into your coaching practice
Parent communication sample (email)
Monthly training cycle for a current team
3 training sessions built to implement your monthly plan
Individualized Development Plan for 1 player
Social Media handles
Answers to the following questions: - What age group are you most interested in coaching? (U14, U15, U16, U17, U18/U19) - Please explain why you are interested in coaching at this specific age and level. - Do you have previous experience coaching girls at an elite club? What clubs? What leagues?
All inquiries are treated confidentially.
Minimum Qualifications USSF C License Strong knowledge of elite player development Track record of developing the individual to an elite level Prior experience coaching at the relevant age level within a top club Exceptional time management skills with the ability to prioritize work Committed to working a non-traditional schedule Comfort utilizing Microsoft Office Suite Comfort utilizing web-based platforms Valid driver’s license and the ability to be insured to drive rented vehicles required
Preferred Qualifications USSF B License Bilingual (English and Spanish) Ability to integrate video, data analysis, and sports science into training and game preparation Social Media experience (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc) Player recruitment process (identification, managing, recruiting) Experience as an educator or youth worker beyond the soccer environment
Internal Number: 00001
About Salvo Soccer Club
Salvo SC is a club that serves families in over 20 communities. We provide people with
soccer opportunities beginning at five years old and as old as sixty-five years old.
Develop outstanding people through soccer experiences for players, families, coaches,
referees, and staff.
It is important to note two critical pieces of our vision.
1. We focus on the whole person and the five groups that contribute to the success
of our club.
2. We believe we can help people achieve their highest ambitions. Some of these
ambitions will be in soccer, but many will not be. We strive to elevate all
members of our club to be their best.
Ownership - Teamwork - Leadership - Respect
Salvo SC is unique in Minnesota for three clear reasons:
1. We have a player development plan for every player's pathway.
2. We have quality programming for all levels of play.
3. We are committed to transparency in everything we do.