Puma Futbol Club (Overland Park, KS & Kansas City, MO) is accepting applications from coaches for its year-round academy youth program, Southampton Pro Academy (SPA). Puma FC is looking for coaches to join our staff in working with and developing young players in an ambitious, elevated, and motivating environment.
Puma FC is looking for an energetic person who has a passion to work with young players, as well as be part of a team working towards a culture of excellence.
Responsibilities include but not limited to..
Maintaining all team operations with the Club’s Mission and Coaching Performance Standards
Planning and running training sessions
Assisting with Administrative work in relation to team or program
Having a charismatic personality with the ability to communicate effectively with parents, staff and players (i.e. weekly recaps, player evaluations, scheduling, tournaments etc.)
Managing the performance environment by leading the development of players and teams
Please send your resume and cover letter to Sarah Schneider at email@example.com with the subject ‘SPA Academy Coach’. More information about Puma FC or our Southampton Pro Academy can be found at PumaFC.org
Eligible candidates must posses a strong work ethic, organizational skills, and be punctual. Be able to pass a background check & sexual abuse prevention training. Have their own reliable form of transportation. International applicants must be able to live and work in the U.S. and hold a current work visa.
Higher level of playing or coaching experience preferred. ‘C’ level license or above preferred.
Salary is dependent upon coaching experience, licenses, background and number of teams/programs
About Puma Futbol Club, Inc
Puma FC, Puma Futbol Club, Inc., is a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation founded in 2010 in the state of Kansas. We are the fastest growing premier soccer club in the Kansas City metropolitan area. We have over 1200 players ranging from 4-18 years of age, with 6000 family members from Leawood, Overland Park, Prairie Village, Olathe, Lenexa, Shawnee, Brookside, Kansas City, North Kansas City, Salina, Manhattan and other surrounding areas.
The directors of the club are Rob Million and Vladimir Roganovic. Puma FC is the Official Club Partner with Southampton FC, an English Premiership club that is widely recognized as one of the world leaders in developing youth soccer players. Southampton FC has produced some of the most technically gifted British players in the game today, notably Gareth Bale (Real Madrid), Adam Lallana (Liverpool), James Ward-Prowse (Southampton) and Theo Walcott (Arsenal).
Puma FC coaches implement the Southampton curriculum across the board to our players and teams. Our coaches take a player centered and holistic approach to ensure each individual is given the opportunity to develop in the training environment. In addition, our coaches will continually meet a...nd communicate with Southampton Academy staff to ensure quality training on an ongoing basis.
So what does this mean for your child? It means that if you are at Puma FC, you know the training is at the highest level and each player will develop to their full potential. Your child will be encouraged to express their ability, playing passing soccer with an emphasis of technical excellence and skill. No other club in Kansas or Missouri has a soccer program with this type of proven success.