The Director of Coaching is responsible for organizing and implementing all competitive soccer programs for the Capital City Streaks the competitive component of the YMCA of Greater Montgomery. This position will be expected to recommend and execute strategies for player retention and recruitment, as well as manage team formation, game scheduling and competitive coach development. This position requires extended hours on the fields and traveling with teams throughout the season. The Director of Coaching will also demonstrate leadership, show enthusiasm, work efficiently while paying attention to detail and display a positive and professional attitude at all times.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Includes the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Organize and implement all Capital City Streaks Premier Soccer Club (CCS) programs. (Including tryouts, recruiting, creating teams/rosters, scheduling games, securing referees, conducting coaches meeting, coaches training and other task required to have a successful competitive program).
Create partnership/relationships with local schools, churches and day care centers.
Create, Direct and lead the Summer/Winter camps and clinics.
Oversee player development and create club player development curriculum.
Coach one CCS team if time permits.
Attend CCS games to evaluate the program’s effectiveness.
Volunteer to conduct clinics for local churches and other youth programs to market our competitive programs.
Recruit, hire, train and supervise all CCS paid professional coaches.
Design and develop marketing materials for each program.
Conduct end of season surveys for the CCS programs.
Prepare and manage the annual budget for the CCS Streaks programs within approved budget guidelines.
Carries out all association policies concerning management, administration and accounting procedures.
Communicates positively and effectively with all participants, volunteers and staff, including timely response to emails and phone calls and requests for information.
Assist the Vice President with all major events being hosted by the Montgomery YMCA at the Emory Folmar YMCA Soccer Complex or Indoor Arena.
Secure team sponsorships for CCS.
Assist the Vice President in the Annual Campaign.
Other duties/task as assigned by the Vice President.
Bachelor’s degree (B. A.) from four-year College or University; or one to two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
USSF “D” Coaching License required
USSF “C” or NSCAA Certificate Preferred
CPR, First Aid, Blood borne pathogens required with 30 days of employment.
The Montgomery YMCA is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Employment is subject to a background check.
Additional Salary Information: This is an exempt full time position with benefits including Health Insurance, PTO and retirement per YMCA policy!
Internal Number: CCS-DOC
About Capital City Streaks Premier Soccer Club
The YMCA of Greater Montgomery is a dynamic association of men, women, and children joined together by a shared commitment to nurturing the potential of our youth, promoting healthy living and fostering a sense of social responsibility. We believe that lasting personal and social change can only come about when we all work together to invest in our kids, our health and our neighbors. The Montgomery YMCA Capital City Streaks is a Premier Soccer Club that offers teams from Under 9 to Under 18 age groups. It is the competitive component of the YMCA soccer program. The Streaks give Boys and Girls an opportunity to play competitive soccer in the ASA State League, tournaments throughout the Southeast, State Cup Competition and our older top teams also have opportunities to compete in the Region III Premier League.