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Part-Time Philadelphia Union Youth Soccer Coach (PA / NJ / DE) with Philadelphia Union in Chester · PA
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Player Operations: Coach
ABOUT OUR COMPANY:
Philadelphia was awarded the 16th Major League Soccer franchise in February, 2008 and the team was officially announced as the Philadelphia Union in May, 2009. Owned and operated by Keystone Sports and Entertainment LLC (“KSE”), the group launched the Philadelphia Union's inaugural season in 2010 and opened Talen Energy Stadium in June, 2010. Talen Energy Stadium is an 18,500 seat, world-class soccer specific stadium that sits beautifully along the Delaware River at the base of the Commodore Barry Bridge and is only 15 miles from downtown Philadelphia.
Philadelphia Union’s culture and brand positioning of Young, Fearless, Challengers differentiates us from others and focuses our vision to be unafraid and defy the ordinary. KSE is relentlessly pursuing excellence both on and off the field and will lead the way, set the standards and share the glory. Our connection to Philadelphia is symbolized in the Club’s crest as the snake, colors, shield, slogan and thirteen stars all represent Philadelphia as the original capital city and its call to action during the American Revolution.
ABOUT OUR YOUTH PROGRAM
The Philadelphia Union offers one of the nation's premier youth soccer development programs across Pennsylvania, Delaware and Southern New Jersey. The Union Youth Program is a multi-layered system that provides professional training at all levels. Our player development structure provides extensive support to players, coaches and youth soccer organizations. Within the local community, programs are offered for players of all ages and abilities. For players with outstanding ability, there is an opportunity to progress to the pre-academy level, academy level and ultimately, to the Union First Team.
ABOUT THIS ROLE
The Union Youth Training Programs are currently looking to add experienced coaches to our staff. Part-time positions are available in PA, NJ and DE within the following areas:
• Community programs
• Travel programs
• Camp programs
- Candidates must hold a valid driving license and have their own vehicle for transportation
- Must have 3-years previous coaching experience
- Hold a recognized coaching qualification
- Minimum of a USSF D license (2015+) or NSCAA National Diploma
- International licenses are accepted including but not limited to a minimum of a FA Level 1
Applicants for employment in the U.S. must possess work authorization, which does not require sponsorship by the employer for a visa.
If selected for a position with the Philadelphia Union the individual will be required to provide the following clearances, which are valid for three years:
- PA Child Abuse History clearance
- PA State Police Criminal Records Check
- An FBI Criminal Background Check
Keystone Sports and Entertainment LLC has a zero tolerance for abuse in all youth sports teams, programs or activities. A required training certification will be required upon hired and be renewed every two years.
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
How did you hear about this job?
Do you have 3-years previous coaching experience
Do you hold a USSF D license (2015+) or NSCAA National Diploma?