Ontario Soccer

Kingston United SC OPDL Head Coach

Ontario Soccer

Location

Ontario

Role Type

Closing Date

Est. Start Date

Coaching

Sep 30, 2021

Role description

Kingston United Soccer Club
35 Terry Fox Drive, Suite 201
Kingston, ON K7M 8N4
Tel: 613.507.9760
www.kusc.ca
#DedicatedToDevelopment


OPDL Head Coach


Position Status: Part Time contract

Location: Kingston, Ontario

Reports to: Technical Director

Start Date: Fall 2021

Job Title: OPDL Head Coach


Kingston United Soccer Club is seeking a head coach that will compete during the 2022 season. The role

will also include a number of administration tasks working with the Head of High Performance and the

Technical Director.

OPDL Background

The OPDL is a standard-based, high performance youth league that combines top-level competition with

performance development and training standards. The OPDL is the mechanism for inclusion into the

Provincial Program. Players begin to be monitored by Ontario Soccer staff at the U13 level. KUSC has

been an OPDL License Holder since 2019. Currently we run U13G&B, U14G&B, and U17G

Overview

The chosen candidate(s) will work under the guidance of the club’s Technical Director.

Duties and Responsibilities

Plan and deliver the technical and tactical coaching program (practice sessions). (3 sessions per week)
Conduct match preparation meetings and analysis with the team
Coach and travel with the team to all competitions
Utilize coaching resources and software to plan and manage training sessions and game play (KUSC
will provide access to video analysis, academy soccer coach, and TeamSnap)

Establish a periodized season plan aligned with the technical direction of the club and in keeping with
OPDL requirements

Prepare player evaluations as requested by Ontario Soccer (2 per season)
Conduct Individual Development Plan Player Meetings (3 per season)

Kingston United Soccer Club
35 Terry Fox Drive, Suite 201
Kingston, ON K7M 8N4
Tel: 613.507.9760
www.kusc.ca
#DedicatedToDevelopment



Competencies and Skills Required

Legally entitled to work in Canada
Possess a minimum of Canada Soccer B License Part 1
Proven ability to work in a team environment
Strong interpersonal, communication and time management skills
Pro-active
Support and promote Ontario Soccer Long-term Player Development Plan (LTPD)
Responsible for the safety and welfare of all players under your care
Good knowledge of the game

Salary:

Will be based upon qualifications and experience.

Please submit resume and proof of highest qualification.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Posted until filled

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be

contacted.

Interested candidates may submit their application to kuscjobs@outlook.com