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Multi Sports Activity Coach in the USA

Multi Sports Activity Coach in the USA

Location
New Jersey / New York USA, LE1 1DE
Contact Name
Mark Tolley
Contact Email
markt@usasportgroup.com

Multi Sports Activity Coach in the USA

Salary
Competitive compensation package included.
Hours
Full Time
Contract
Contract/Temporary
Placed On
Wed 5th December, 2018
Closes
12:00am - Mon 31st December, 2018
Sport / Activity
Basketball, Football, Lacrosse, Multi-Sport and 1 others.
US Sports Institute are seeking enthusiastic, energetic sports coaches to join us in New Jersey, USA in 2019. We have 8 month and summer only contracts available for candidates who can demonstrate they have experience working with young children in an educational sports environment. This position is a multi sports role, so qualifications in a variety of sports are acceptable, full training will be provided to those who successfully attain a place. The majority of our classes cater to beginner level children aged 3-7 years old. Alongside Multi Sports we have Soccer and Tennis Roles available also.

This position is located in central New Jersey, USA. You will be offered a competitive compensation package as well as accommodation/vehicle use as part of your relocation to the USA.

Responsibilities

Positions include

  • Multi Sports Coach: As a multi sports coach, you will be responsible for working with young children aged from 2 to 11 on the following programs: Parent & Me (ages 2 to 3), Sports Squirts (ages 3 to 5), Senior Sports Squirts (ages 5 to 7), and Summer Multi Sports Camps (ages 5 to 11).
  • The majority of children that you will work with will be aged 5 and under. In most cases this will be their first experience playing sport in a group environment.
  • Depending on your skill set and coaching background, you may also have the opportunity to work with children on our single sport programs (golf, lacrosse, basketball etc).
  • Soccer Coach: As a soccer coach, you will be responsible for working with young children aged between 8 and 15 years on a range of different soccer programs.
  • All coaches are required to coach on our foundation level programs which will include beginner level sessions for children aged 3 to 8, while the more experienced coaches will also work with club teams in preparation for weekend games.
  • Based on experience and personality, more experienced coaches will be expected to lead and mentor beginner coaches on some camps and programs.

Qualifications

We consider applicants from a variety of backgrounds for this job: teachers, students, beginner coaches and experienced coaches. Experience working with, or coaching young children is essential, and a coaching background is desirable.

Regardless if you are starting out as a coach or have years of experience, you must possess the following qualities:

  • A love and passion for working with infants and young children
  • Enthusiastic about sport and teaching basic skills to beginners
  • Experience working with and coaching young children
  • Fun and bubbly personality
  • Flexible outlook and "can do" attitude
  • Desire to learn and improve as a coach
  • Good physical condition (due to the demands of the job)
  • Ability to relate and communicate to children, parents and co-workers
  • Excellent organization and time management skills
  • Ability to deliver company philosophy and customer service standards

Due to the large number of applications we receive for the limited positions available, preference will be given to applicants that have a full driver's license and are over 21 years of age.

For further information, please visit this site: http://ussportsinstitute.com/jobs-for-overseas-residents/long-term-coaching-jobs.html

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