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Coordinator of Education (Coach Focus) - USA Football (Indianapolis · IN · Open to Remote)

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USA Football – Coordinator, Education 
Job Title: Coordinator of Education (Coach Focus)
Reports To: Senior Manager of Education (Coach)
Positions Directly Supervised: None
Job Function: This position is responsible for the coordination and support of curriculum and resources for coaches, league leaders and student-athletes. This position will also execute programming and perform other functions within the education team in support of the advancement of the Football Development Model.
Job Responsibilities:
  1. Supports the creation of new programming and resources to engage coaches, league leaders and student-athletes
  2. Supports in the creation of new programming and resources to facilitate long-term educational relationships with coaches and league leaders
  3. Supports the enhancement and evolution of educational content
  4. Develops internal and external educational materials and resources 
  5. Works collaboratively across units to activate innovative solutions to address FDM implementation
  6. Works cross-functionally with other units and departments to ensure content is appropriately integrated, activated, and evolved
  7. Supports the execution of educational programs and events
  • Assist in the development of event content
  • Assist in facilitator training
  • Coordinate the registration process
  • Determine useful resource materials 
  • Serve as an on-site program or event coordinator as needed
  • Provide progress reports to appropriate USA Football stakeholders
  • Promote program to youth football organizations
  • Overall educational program support
  • Communicate with "consultants" and youth football stakeholders to assess needs
8. Work cross-functionally to coordinate all aspects of video shoots and content collection for the education team
9. Collaborates with research to utilize customer feedback to enhance education, materials, and resources
10. Stay current and report on athlete development and training techniques
11. Represent USA Football, in presentations, at clinics, at conventions and meetings as requested and assigned
12. Coordinates educational messaging on social media
13.   Other duties as assigned
Job Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s degree in education or sport management
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work independently and manage various responsibilities
  • Experience with cross-functional teamwork
  • Ability to work well with diverse groups of individuals
  • Knowledge of adult education models and curriculum
  • Experience working with commissioners, coaches or adults
  • Experience coaching youth student-athletes
  • Event planning and project management experience
  • Ability to develop and manage meetings, events, and conferences 
  • Knowledge of education evaluation tools and materials
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Demonstrated leadership and interpersonal skills
  • Open to frequent travel to events
  • Knowledge and understanding of youth sports, the role of NGBs and USA Football's mission and function

Key Competencies:
  • Business Awareness - Knows what we do and how we do it. Up to date with general sporting news. Aware of developments in the sector. Thinks about implications. Understands the importance of customer satisfaction and shareholder value. 
  • Collaborates - Building partnerships and working collaboratively with others to meet shared objectives.
  • Communicates Effectively – Developing and delivering multi-mode communications that convey a clear understanding of the unique needs of different audiences.
  • Customer Focused - Identifies and prioritizes customer needs and recognizes constraints. Seeks to find out more about customers and provide a better service. Adopts professional approach to customers. Is reliable and delivers promises.
  • Demonstrates Self-Awareness - Using a combination of feedback and reflection to gain productive insight into personal strengths
  • Situational Adaptability - Adapting approach and demeanor in real-time to match the shifting demands of different situations.
  • Team Focused - Actively participates in the team. Encourages co-operation. Aware of the needs of others and responds flexibly. Shares information and supports other team members. Can get things done through others and set realistic objectives. Seeks opportunities to develop others. Prioritizes team goals over individual goals.
  • Values Differences – Recognizing the value that different perspectives and cultures bring to an organization.
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, gender identity, marital or veteran status, or any other protected class.

Job Questions:

  1. Are you legally authorized to work in the United States?

  2. Are you able and willing to work remotely?

  3. Are you able and willing to travel to events, if needed?

  4. Are you familiar with coach and athlete development models or theories?

  5. Do you have experience with coaching or are you willing to obtain coaching experience?

  6. Do you have knowledge of USA Football and other National Governing Bodies role in the sport landscape?


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