The Recreational Director oversees the entire operations of the U3-U15 recreational program. The Director must be self-motivated and have an in-depth knowledge of the game of soccer. The Director must be organized, progressive and creative. You will be expected to watch games, conduct training sessions, evaluate and provide recommendations of as many players as possible. The Recreational Director must be able to demonstrate the skills and techniques of soccer. He/She must be able to articulate and communicate the tactics. The position requires an outgoing personality with the ability to work with volunteers. The Director must possess the desire to excel and strive to make the Rush Soccer Club the premier club in the Nation.
Minimum skills, and experience
U.S.S.F. “D” License or willing to obtain quickly
Extremely effective communication and organizational skills
Must be US Citizen or permanent resident
Must be willing to work nights and weekends during the season in addition to regular office hours
Desired skills, and experience
Undergraduate degree in sports management/administration preferred
Experience of organizing/developing youth sports programing a major plus
Twin Cities Rush is currently looking for a Recreational Director to join our staff in Blaine, MN. Twin Cities Rush, formerly Blaine Soccer Club, is part of Rush Soccer, a worldwide soccer club formed in 2002 with over 40,000 youth players throughout the US and numerous international Rush teams throughout the Americas, Africa, and Asia.
If you are passionate about youth soccer and your purpose is to develop next level players our Recreational Director may be your new career home. We are looking for candidates with 5 years of coaching experience; a minimum of a D level coaching license and 5 years playing experience. Program management experience is preferred.
Our Rec Director is a hands-on position developing players, coaches and programs. The ability to manage and train staff including volunteers is key to success in this position. Top candidates will possess exceptional organizational skills and enjoy managing the back office aspects of youth club soccer as well as embracing the active aspect of the position developing our U3-U15 players. Individuals need to be able demonstrate soccer technique and tactics on field to players.
At Twin Cities Rush teamwork is our mi...ddle name! We thrive on building relationships between staff, our membership and our community and our Recreational Director is a key player to our success.
Our coaches and staff benefit from the best coaching education system in the nation, a worldwide network of coaching colleagues, pro team career pathing for top players and established programming. Are you ready to become part of The Rush? Send your resume and cover letter to email@example.com for consideration.