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LA Galaxy, Youth Programs Coach (LA/ OC) - Part-Time

Carson, CA
Team - Player/Coach
Part Time

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Position Summary:

The LA Galaxy Youth Programs Coach will exemplify professionalism and quality soccer training for the Programs Department. Providing a platform for children to motivate and encourage development in soccer. Programs to include but not limited to camps, classes, clinics, in-house league teams, tournaments, and talent identification. The Youth Programs Coach will also be in charge of building positive relationships with the community and portray a positive image of the LA Galaxy.

Essential Functions:

  • Provide a well-organized, fun, safe, and disciplined training environment.
  • Execute enthusiasm with all participants, engaging them in a motivating and encouraging manner through positive reinforcement, patience, maturity and dependability.
  • Maintain LA Galaxy issued gear well-kept and presentable to wear at scheduled programs.
  • Assist in the set-up and break-down of scheduled programs.
  • Proactive, highly organized, and resourceful with great attention to detail and ability to communicate effectively with staff, program participants, event organizers and administration.
  • Follow the LA Galaxy Programs Coach Guidelines during scheduled programs.
  • Provide detailed report to event organizer of any major incident relating to an individual that may result in needing hospital care and log incident using adequate documentation.

Required Qualifications:

  • A minimum education level of: High School Diploma or its equivalency (BA/BS Degree Preferred)
  • 0-2 years Related work experience in a similar field of practice at the High School or College level for intermediate and advanced programs, or related experience with young ages for introductory/ beginner programs
  • Soccer Coaching License (preferred)
  • Soccer playing and group leadership background preferred, with an emphasis on skill building and character development.
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule including nights, weekends, and holidays, and/ or the ability to commit to consistent classes.
  • Ability to think critically and make independent decisions regarding the assessment, treatment, rehabilitation and return to play decisions per state licensure guidelines.
  • Ability to communicate effectively in high stress/pressure situation when talking to players, families, and staff.
  • Ability to lift, push, pull up to 20 lbs.
  • Must be able to stand, walk, or run consistently for a minimum of 4-6 hours. 

Pay Scale: 

Galaxy Youth Coach with USSF Grassroots License or comparable license: $20.00
Galaxy Youth Coach with USSF D License or comparable license: $25.00
Galaxy Youth Coach with USSF C License or comparable license: $30.00
Galaxy Youth Coach with USSF B/A License or comparable license: $35.00

AEG reserves the right to change or modify the employee’s job description whether orally or in writing, at any time during the employment relationship. AEG may require an employee to perform duties outside his/her normal description.