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Youth Camp Coach with Portland Timbers in Portland · OR

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Player Operations: Soccer - Coach
As a Youth Coach with the Portland Timbers you will have the distinct opportunity to be part of our 2020 MLS Season. Selection for positions will be made based on applicable skills, experience and area(s) of education. Be sure to clearly demonstrate your skills, experience and area(s) of interest in your application. Duration of position is seasonal/part-time, based on performance and/or business needs.
 
Responsibilities:
  • Come to camp prepared to teach your assigned skill/session 
  • Arrive 45 minutes before camp begins 
  • Set up your session before camp begins 
  • Assist the Camp Director with setting up and taking down equipment each day  
  • Engage with campers before and after camp  
  • Follow and support the Camp Director’s instructions and schedule throughout the week
  • Complete evaluations or certificates for each camper in your main group based on the age group you are assigned 
 
Required Qualifications: 
  • Valid United States driver’s license & personal vehicle (or ability to transport yourself to camp location) 
  • Ability to prioritize, multitask, and pay close attention to details and directions given by director and/or managers
  • Comfort with appropriately representing the Timbers and Thorns brands
  • Previous Soccer Experience (Playing, Coaching, Team Management)
  • A valid United States Soccer Federation (USSF) coaching license
 
About Us: The Portland Timbers enter their 10th season in Major League Soccer (MLS) in 2020. As the league’s 18th team that began competing in MLS in 2011, the Timbers play their home games at Providence Park, an iconic downtown Portland stadium reopened for the 2019 season following a sparkling, $85 million transformation that increased capacity to 25,218. The Timbers, who won their first MLS Cup in 2015 and advanced to a second MLS Cup in 2018, have sold out every league home game since joining MLS, a streak of more than 160 games entering the 2020 season.

Peregrine Sports LLC., is an equal opportunity employer of all protected classes, including veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Job Questions:

  1. How did you hear about this job?

  2. Describe your soccer experience – how long have you played? How long have you coached?

  3. What coaching license do you currently hold?

  4. Are you comfortable being outside for extended periods of time?

  5. Do you reside in Oregon, or SW Washington?

  6. Why do you want to coach for the Timbers and Thorns youth programs?