Youth Sports Coach-Soccer

Volo Kids Foundation - Part Time
Boston · MA
Player Operations: Any Sport - Coach
When you accept a position with Volo, you’ll be joining a passionate, driven group of innovators within the youth sports industry. Coaches serve our kids and families by providing a safe and fun experience on the field.  This is a part time position, however, there are opportunities for advancement within the company.

If you’re ready to embark on a career that will impact your life and your community while having lots of fun in the process, keep scrolling …

Locations: East Boston

Lead Coach responsibilities include, but not limited to:
  • Serve as direct contact with the kids and families to assure that they are having a safe and fun experience
  • Runs practice for groups as small as 10 kids and groups as large as 50+ kids. 
  • Plan practice drills using provided resources and curriculum
  • Understand & lead both kids and other coaches through program drills in a FUN and engaging way
  • Consistently move on from one drill to the next as to keep the players engaged, and identify places where volunteers can fill in to prevent downtime
  • Lead pre-game and post-game huddles that emphasize sportsmanship and mindfulness
  • Know and lead field set up and clean up each week
  • Provide guidance to volunteers if there are questions about drills/ roles
  • Provide support to volunteers if any issues arise with parents, players or venues
  • Jump in as admin support if needed
  • Report any player, parent, ref, coach issues to site lead

Job Questions:

  1. Are you available to work weekends?

  2. Will you now or in the future require Volo to commence (“sponsor”) an immigration case in order to employ you (for example, H-1B or other employment-based immigration case)? This is sometimes called “sponsorship” for an employment-based visa status.

  3. Are you authorized to work lawfully in the United States for Volo?

  4. Have you coached soccer previously?