United Soccer Coaches National, United Soccer Coaches Director of Coaching
Coaching, Coaching - Soccer
4 Year Degree
Lakeville Soccer Club’s Mission Statement is to teach fundamental skills, instill confidence and build a love for the game of soccer in youth players while continuing to develop those players to their highest potential through skills development, excellent coaching and superior training in a positive environment.
The Lakeville Soccer Club Director of Coaching will develop and oversee programs which provide positive experiences and increase the level of play for all players within the club. The Director of Coaching will create an environment that allows young athletes to cultivate a positive self-image, stay physically active, develop relationships and have fun playing soccer.
The Director Coaching reports directly to the Lakeville Soccer Club’s Board of Directors. Duties include, but are not limited to:
Develop a high-performing coaching staff though training, mentoring, and monitoring;
Hire and appoint coaches and technical staff;
Manage head coach and technical staff review process;
Oversee player development;
Organize team tryouts and team formations;
Attend monthly board meetings;
Develop, implement and run all Lakeville Soccer Club camps;
Facilitate coach conflict resolution.
Minimum of 6 years of coaching experience at a high level;
3+ years of leadership/managerial experience preferred;
Minimum C License (B or above preferred);
Excellent knowledge of, and experience with, the Microsoft Office suite and ability to quickly learn software programs;
Highly organized with the ability to multi-task;
Ability to thrive in a fast paced/ever changing organization;
Demonstrated teamwork and ability to collaborate with colleges;
Excellent written and verbal communication skills;
Overall passion for the game of soccer.
Interested candidates should submit their resume, letter of interest, and a minimum of three references to the Lakeville Soccer Club Secretary at: firstname.lastname@example.org
About Lakeville Soccer Club
The Lakeville Soccer Club is a community based soccer club in Lakeville, MN with approximately 1,800 players in our recreational and competitive programs. We are seeking a Director of Coaching who will create an environment that allows young athletes to cultivate a positive self-image, stay physically active, develop relationships and have fun playing soccer.