Philadelphia Union Youth Soccer Coach (Eastern PA / South/Central New Jersey / Delaware) - Philadelphia Union (Chester · PA)
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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 what is now Subaru Park in June, 2010. Subaru Park 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.
The Philadelphia Union offer one of the nation's premier youth soccer development programs across Pennsylvania, Delaware and New Jersey.
YOUTH PROGRAM INFORMATION:
The Union Youth Program is a multi-layered system that provides professional support at all levels of the game. Each level of the player development pyramid has been structured to provide extensive technical 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 academy level and ultimately, to the Union First Team.
The Union Youth Training Programs are currently looking to add experienced coaches to our staff. Positions are available within the following areas:
- Community programs
- Travel programs
- Camp programs
- Select Team
- Player Pathway Programs
Part-time positions are available in PA, NJ and DE.
SPECIFIC JOB KNOWLEDGE, SKILL AND ABILITY:
- Candidates must also hold a valid driving license and have their own vehicle for transportation.
- Candidates must be eligible to work in the U.S.
- Must have 3-years previous coaching experience.
- Must be over the age of 18.
- Minimum of U.S. Soccer Grassroots or NSCAA National Diploma
- International licenses are accepted including but not limited to a minimum of a FA Level 1
If selected for a position with the Philadelphia Union the individual will be required to provide the following clearances:
- PA Child Abuse History clearance
- PA State Police Criminal Records Check
- An FBI Criminal Background Check if you have not been a continuous resident of Pennsylvania for 10 years.
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.