United Soccer Coaches Advanced National, United Soccer Coaches Director of Coaching
The Boy’s program director is responsible for growing and managing the recruitment, quality, education of players and staff for the Orlando City MLS Next, ECNL , Regional and FYSA teams at Orlando City Soccer school Seminole. The includes ensuring and supporting the Orlando City philosophy, direction and playing style. This includes the oversight of all coaches and teams on the boy’s side from u13 to u19, including MLS Next Teams, ECNL teams, ECNL-R Teams, and Purple teams in cooperation with the Technical Director and the boys juniors Director . Duties include implementation of playing philosophy created by the Technical Director with approval from the Executive Director along with player recruitment, college recruitment support, player management, scholarship management, coaching education, budget management, planning and management of match day logistics, tournament selection management, oversight of registrations and rosters, assisting with coach evaluations, oversee junior teams , coordinate with Junior Teams director ,manage and develop schedules, and development and implementation of communication plan with parents.
Primary Areas of Responsibility:
Player and Program Development and Growth
Working with all Boys programs Head Coach’s, Orlando City Soccer School Boys Directors and the Technical Director to create and manage the strategic development plan, which will include team performance goals and priorities for each program and each team within the program in each season.
Create and execute a player assessment and development methodology and implement in cooperation with Technical Director .
Work with Boys Directors on a scouting plan for Orlando City Youth Affiliate network teams.
Working with Coaching Directors, and Boys coahing staff at Orlando City Soccer Schools Seminole to assist in the identification, recruitment, and assessment of players both in the Orlando City Soccer Schools Seminole and its Youth development programs as well as regional and local programs .
Coach a minimum of 1 team at clubs discretion to stay current in coaching techniques, create an understanding and interaction with the coaching staff and on field challenges
While leading and training the staff in understanding the details of evaluating every players ability (strengths and weaknesses), develop a data base that can be accessed and shared at any time to help improve and facilitate player movement, club growth and the improved quality of the Orlando City Soccer Schools Seminole
Maintain a regular schedule of practice and game attendance and sessions with all boys teams
Create and maintain a schedule for Boys Senior and Junior Directors to facilitate regular game and practice session attendance to improve education and development
Make recommendations to general manager to assist in the recruitment , hiring of technical staff
Assist in planning and organization of Boys teams tryouts.
Assist with college placement and meetings with High School age players at all levels.
Attend organizational meetings with Executive Director, General Manager Director of Administration, asst Registrar, Boys and girl\s Senior Directors, Juniors Directors on a monthly basis
Orlando City’s development program
In Coordination with the Orlando City Seminole Technical Directors , create a program to assist the Directors of Orlando City youth coaching staff with the development and maintenance of the club’s technical curriculum and the execution of the curriculum throughout the club, including identifying, developing and securing potential players and preparing them to transition to the next level or pathway in development .
Collaborate with other coaches to define age or team deficiencies, help to address and mitigate deficiencies
Mentor existing and aspiring coaches in Boys program to improve their coaching abilities
Create a coaching education and self-improvement plan
Facilitate a coaching mentor program
Monitor coaching performance
Require and obtain weekly updates from Boys Development, Juniors coaches and Senior head coaches at Orlando City Soccer School programs, specifically a weekly team report with results, outstanding players and areas for team improvement
Spanish Speaker preferred
About Orlando City Youth Soccer
Orlando City affilated and , Mission driven, familiy orientated youth soccer club in Seminole County serving orlando and surrounding areas.