Employment Opportunities

Halifax CITY Soccer Club 

Technical Development Coach

The Technical Development Coach member is responsible for the delivery and programming of the club's Skills Centre program.  Additionally this position is the lead coach for male competitive programs, specifically U13AA and U15AAA boys' teams.
 

Key Duties and Responsibilities
 

• Assist the Club with organizing Skills Centre programs and events
• Coordinate and instruct on-field activities 
• Train, support and supervise Skills Centre program players, parents and student-coaches 
• Support youth coaches and players by providing materials, sessions and advice on skills and tactical subjects as required 
• Deliver and supervise summer camps, tournaments and jamborees
• Provide support to coaches requesting assistance

• In collaboration with the club's Technical Leads, ensure that age and skill level appropriate technical training sessions are conducted with Skills Centre players

• Liaise with the U13AA and U15AAA boys' team coaches to assist with coach, player and team development

• Lead youth teams as required

• Assist the club's Technical staff in developing an appropriate curriculum

• Communicate with parents on the pitch, through email and on the phone 

• Ensure a safe environment at all times
 

Knowledge, Skills and Other Considerations
 

• On-field ability to run youth soccer program, camps, tryouts, skills centre sessions and jamborees, and other such activities
• 2 years minimum experience as a competitive player or coach
• Coaching certification for mini and/or youth levels
• Outgoing personality with strong interpersonal communication skills
• Excellent time management and organizational abilities
• Willingness and flexibility to accommodate a variable work schedule
• Conscientious and dependable work ethic
• Valid driver’s license and access to vehicle as required
• Current and clear criminal record check

 

Apply by sending a cover letter and resume to mark@halifaxcitysoccer.ca