Position: Academy Girls Coach/Senior Academy Coach
Overview: The purpose of this role(s) is to provide high level soccer coaching to players across our player development pathway. To help grow the Girls Academy program to compete at the top level in NorCal. We are looking to bring in 1-2 additional coaches. Salary is dependent on experience
The Academy Coach will be expected to fulfill the coaching commitments of any team within the Napa United 1839 Girls Academy. This position includes 3-4 nights per week of on field coaching & 1-2 weekend days of game day management with any of our Academy teams.
Plan, deliver & review soccer practices in line with the Napa United coaching curriculum.
Plan & lead 3-4 training sessions per week that is in line with the Napa United coaching curriculum.
Work with any designated group as instructed by the Director of the Academy on a game day or tournament event. This includes correct pre-game preparation, gameday management & post game responsibilities.
Complete the agreed upon off field duties that are relevant to each specific role(Video analysis, pre/post game reports, manage rosters, recruit, etc.).
These responsibilities will be agreed upon with Napa United 1839 Academy senior staff.
Personal & Technical Qualities:
Punctual & detail oriented in all areas of work
Smart appearance – appropriate for on field & off field
Positive & enthusiastic approach with coach
Team Player – can work well within groups
Life-long learner who wants to keep advancing their coaching career
Experience with video analysis(Veo, Trace, etc.)
Ability to perform/show technical soccer skills
Ability to work with computer operating systems & apps for team sports(TeamSnap, etc.)
Strong understanding of modern tactical and technical aspects of soccer
Brand Values: Staff are to have the vision and ability to apply the Clubs Values as set our by the Napa United Board.
Health and Safety: Staff must adhere to the Club’s Health and Safety policy as well as comply with all role specific Health and Safety requirements.
TO APPLY: Submit application OR email Resume to Caiman@Napaunited.org
Requirements & Qualifications:
Minimum 2 years coaching at the Elite Club or College Level
Playing Experience - Played at the Elite Club or Youth Level
USSF D License Minimum
2+ years coaching at the Elite Club or College Level
Experience with: "ECNL", "Girls Academy League" or "MLS Next"