Philadelphia Union

Youth Soccer Coach

Philadelphia Union

Location

Pennsylvania

Role Type

Closing Date

Est. Start Date

Coaching

Jun 30, 2021

Role description

COMPANY INFORMATION:
The Philadelphia Union is one of 26 teams in Major League Soccer (MLS). Last year’s 2020 Supporters Shield Winners (best team . The Union have been a league member since 2010. The Union play home matches at Subaru Stadium in Chester, Pennsylvania, a state-of-the-art 18,000-seat stadium, widely regarded as one of the top soccer stadiums in North America. The Philadelphia Union offer one of the nation's premier youth soccer development programs across Pennsylvania, Delaware and New Jersey.

YOUTH PROGRAM INFORMATION:
The Union Youth Program is a multi-layered system that provides professional support at all levels of the game. Each level of the player development pyramid has been structured to provide extensive technical support to players, coaches and youth soccer organizations. Within the local community, programs are offered for players of all ages and abilities. For players with outstanding ability, there is an opportunity to progress to the academy level and ultimately, to the Union First Team.
POSITION SUMMARY:
The Union Youth Training Programs are currently looking to add experienced coaches to our staff. Positions are available within the following areas:
Community programs
Travel programs
Camp programs
Select Team
Player Pathway Programs

Part-time positions are available in PA, NJ and DE.

SPECIFIC JOB KNOWLEDGE, SKILL AND ABILITY:
Candidates must also hold a valid driving license and have their own vehicle for transportation
Candidates must be eligible to work in the U.S.
Candidates must have a clean criminal record
Must have 3-years previous coaching experience
Hold a recognized coaching qualification
Be over the age of 18

QUALIFICATIONS:
Minimum of U.S. Soccer Grassroots or NSCAA National Diploma
International licenses are accepted including but not limited to a minimum of a FA Level 1