United Soccer Coaches National, United Soccer Coaches Director of Coaching
4 Year Degree
NC Fusion Soccer seeks a highly qualified and motivated Youth Development Director. This position will manage and grow Grassroots level soccer programs for NC Fusion through creation of Level 3 (Level between Recreation and Competitive) and improvement & growth of Level 4 (Recreation).
PRIMARY ROLES and RESPONSIBILITIES
LEVEL 4 DIRECTOR OF COACHING
*Work directly with Director of Level 4 (Recreation) Soccer to educate volunteer coaches on development of players, communication with parents, and provide additional educational opportunities
*Develop relationships with local recreation associations to work together with NC Fusion Level 4 and 3 programs, through scheduling, coaching education, and player development.
*Assist Director of Level 4 Soccer in the growth of the program and new ideas to enhance the experience for players and families.
LEVEL 3 JUNIOR ACADEMY & CENTERS OF EXCELLENCE OVERSIGHT
*Oversee all programs at Level 3 with the assistance of full and part time staff
*Analyze current Junior Academy programming to make improvements in the quality of experience for players and families, and increase participation.
*Create a “Centers of Excellence” program for Level 4 (Recreation) players to provide scouting, as well as player development opportunities. This program should extend outside of current NC Fusion Level 4 programs, through affiliations with local associations, as well as partnerships with local schools.
LEVEL 3 “CHALLENGE” DIRECTOR
*Create a Level 3 “Challenge” League in the Triad under the NC Fusion banner starting at 2020 Tryouts. Minimum goal in 2020/21 includes a Triad league that includes u11 and u12 Boys and Girls. This includes the creation of league rules and regulations, scheduling, promotion, and the recruitment of current recreation teams to the league. The formation of this league should include a player and coaching development model.
*Development of Minimum Coaching Requirements and Education for all Level 3.
5 years experience in youth soccer coaching and administration
National Youth License or equivalent
Passion for youth sports
Experience in leading groups of volunteers
Experience in coaching education
Child development background
General business acumen
Excellent communication skills
Additional Salary Information: Full benefits package including medical insurance, dental insurance, life insurance, cell phone reimbursement, Simple IRA match and professional/personal development opportunities.
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About North Carolina Fusion Sports
North Carolina Triad Fusion, Inc (NC Fusion) is a Non Profit entity serving the Triad region of North Carolina by providing sports programs for youth and adults.
NC Fusion formed in 2018 as a the management company of Twin City Sports Association and Greensboro United Soccer Association. Both clubs have had a wonderful and deep history of success and impact in their respective communities in the Triad. By uniting the Triad through Sport, NC Fusion strives to build on that incredible history, continually improve, and seek to be a pioneer in the sports community.