Coaching Jobs

To Submit a Job Opportunity to this page, email to chrisj@illinoisyouthsoccer.org. Only position for affiliated recreational leagues or clubs that play in an affiliated Illinois Youth Soccer competitive league (CISYL, IWSL, ILLOWA, SLYSA or YSSL) will be posted. Include which leagues your teams play in in the body of your email. Postings that do not include that information will not be listed


Chicago Fire Juniors South: Club Administrator

Description

A primary focus of a CFJ South Administrator is to provide our players and staff with all the necessary assistance to run an effective club.

Responsibilities:

  • Player and Data Registration and Communication
  • Tournament and League Registration
  •  Training and Game Grids and communication with Ref assignor for games
  • Club Communication
  • Programming Payment Management
  • Soccer.com Ordering system
  • SportsEngine management
  • Attendance of meetings online and in person
  • More could be asked at the DOCs discretion

An ideal candidate:

  • Is very organized.
  • Is a competent writer.
  • Can schedule & plan effectively.
  • Can follow processes & systems.
  • Thinks long term and is joining for the long term.
  •  Can work independently without supervision.
  • Will be able to grow with the workload.⁣⁣
  • Previous experience with Social Media platforms, Word, Excel, Power Point, Google Drive, Slack

Salary:

  •  Part-Time and can be negotiated based on experience.

For more information about our organization, please visit www.chicagofirejuniorssouth.com

If interested please submit Resume with qualifications and experience to:

Director of Coaching

Jose Smith

815-325-7416

jsmith@chicagofirefc.com

Chicago Fire Juniors South: Staff Coach

CFJS is located in the Orland Park and Frankfort areas, which are in need of highly motivated coaches to join our coaching staff. We are looking for all level coaches to expand our programs in each area. We participate in IYSA, YSSL, IWSL competitions.  We have part-time positions available with opportunity to grow within our club.

Description

A primary focus of a CFJ South coach is to provide our players a safe, friendly, and challenging environment in which players of all ages and abilities can learn, develop technically and tactically, and compete and overcome obstacles as a team and individually.

Requirements

  • USSF 'D' License or equivalent 
  • Previous experience in coaching youth soccer 
  •  Late afternoons/evenings and weekend hours

Preferred Experience

  • USSF 'C' License or higher
  •  Previous college playing experience 

Salary and Benefits:

  • Salary is to be negotiated Benefits include coaching education reimbursement and CFJ South uniform

For more information about our organization, please visit www.chicagofirejuniorssouth.com

If interested please submit resume including qualifications & licenses, coaching & playing experience to:

Director of Coaching

Jose Smith

815-325-7416

Jsmith@chicagofirejuniorssouth.com   

Heat United: Staff Coach

Hiring Youth and High School coaches for U9-U14 or U15-U18 travel teams (YSSL and IWSL leagues) 

Date: Positions to start Fall of 2021 (August)

Location:  Huntley, IL

Requirements

  • Full season commitment
  • Strong communication skills for team management
  • Reliable transportation 
  • Ability to manage personal schedule 
  • USSF Coaching License(s)

Preferred (for High School teams)

  • Previous playing experience beyond high school
  • USSF C License or 10yrs travel experience

Please submit resumes to coachkrishusc@gmail.com 

Northwind SC: Staff Coach

Looking for enthusiastic Youth Coaches for teams U7-U14 in North Chicago to start in Summer/Fall 2021. 

Requirements

  • USSF Coaching License.
  • Ability to work with players U7-U14.
  • Good communication and organizational skills.

Preferred Requirements

  • USSF C License
  • Previous experience working with travel soccer teams.

Qualified candidates please send resume to roe@northwindsoccer.com

Heart of the City: Staff Coach

Youth soccer organization in the Northeast Suburbs of Chicago is looking for highly motivated, energetic coaches.

Requirements:

  • Minimum USSF Grassroots License 
  • Experience in coaching youth soccer
  • Ability to connect and inspire children
  • Ability to be a team player and coach within a player-centered curriculum
  • Ability to pass a background check
  • Ability to work late afternoons/evening and weekends

Preferred candidates should have:

  • USSF D or National Youth License or higher
  • Previous college playing experience

Compensation based on experience, qualifications, teams. Candidates must reside within 25 miles of Waukegan. Please send resume and questions to Director of Coaching Thomas Cahue: thomas@hotcsoccer.org.  

Chicago Edge Soccer Club: Staff Coach
Chicago Edge Soccer Club is a travel soccer club based in the Oak Park/River Forest area.  We are looking for highly motivated, professional individuals to join our current highly licensed coaching staff to work with some of our girls teams.
Ideal candidates should have soccer playing and coaching experience and possess a license from the NSCAA or USSF.
Qualified candidates should send their resume with license, coaching and playing experience to Director of Coaching Murray Findlay at murray.findlay@chicagoedgesc.com 

BVB IA Chicago North: Staff Coach

Passionate, highly motivated and professional individuals are wanted to join our coaching staff for Travel Soccer boys teams ages U7-U18 as well as seasonal coaching opportunities - Summer Camps & Grassroots Program.

Great educational opportunities for Coaches including, access to Coaching materials & yearly trips to Borussia Dortmund’s Academy in Germany - one of the best academies in Europe. 

 

Candidates required to possess coaching/playing experience & a minimum of USSF Grassroots License.

We are mainly located in Mount Prospect & Arlington Heights area.

Resumes to be sent to our Director of Coaching - Jakub “Kuba” Lisek

at jakub.lisek@bvbinternationalacademy.com 

Team Elmhurst Soccer Club: Staff Coach

Team Elmhurst Soccer Club (TESC), is looking for highly motivated and engaged coaches with players and parents for the 21/22 season.  TESC, based in the near western suburbs just outside of Chicago, is a community based soccer organization established in 1984.   

Qualified Candidates must have:

  • USSF Grassroots License; USSF "D" or higher preferred
  • Experience working with youth in a soccer or education setting
  • HS and/or College level playing experience

Compensation is based on experience, license level, and number of teams.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to submit their resume with references to Karsten Roy at DOC@elmhurstsoccer.com  

Visit us online at: http://www.elmhurstsoccer.com 

Spartan FC: Staff Coach

Spartan FC, the North Shore's leading competitive club youth soccer program, seeks to add to its coaching staff for the 2021-2022 season. Based in Northbrook and a recipient of the IYSA's prestigious 5-Star Certification, we have opportunities available for dedicated, enthusiastic coaches who know how to teach the game of soccer at a high level, while keeping things fun for children aged 6-11. Our teams compete in the IWSL and YSSL. A USSF E License or higher is required. 
Interested candidates should send their resumes to Director of Coaching John Soltani at soltani.john@gmail.com.

Campton United: Technical Director

Campton United Soccer Club is currently seeking a Technical Director to fill  its current opening.

Qualified individuals should send the following to Caulbert Smith at caulbert@camptonunited.com:

1. Cover Letter including salary requirements (no cover will not be considered without salary requirements).

2. Resume

3. Professional References.

 

Requirements:

• Minimum of a USSF B Coaching License.

• 3 years of club director’s experience.

• Strong written and verbal communication skills.

• Strong coaching knowledge at various levels.

• Demonstrates a positive, energetic, and pleasant demeanor when communicating with staff, players and families.

• Must have reliable transportation and a valid driver’s license.

AAC Eagles: Staff Coach

For over 80 years, the AAC Eagles have held an important role in the Polish community of Chicago and achieved national recognition as one of the best amateur soccer clubs in the United States. We are looking for highly motivated and professional individuals to join our highly licensed coaching staff to work with our boys teams from U8-U15.

  • Ideal candidates should have soccer playing/coaching experience and possess a minimum of a Grassroots license from USSF.

  • The soccer program consists of practices 2-3 times a week and game(s) on Saturdays/Sundays. Our fields are based in the Elk Grove Village/Des Plaines area.

Qualified candidates should send their resume with license, coaching and playing experience to Director of Coaching, Pawel Otachel at aaceagleschicagosocceracademy@gmail.com.

CFJ West: Staff Coach

CFJ West is based in Plainfield IL, and are looking to add to our coaching staff for the 2021-22 season and beyond. 

Description

A primary focus of a CFJ West coach is to provide our players a safe, friendly, and challenging environment in which players of all ages and abilities can learn, develop technically and tactically, and compete and overcome obstacles as a team and individually.

Requirements

  • USSF 'D' License or equivalent  
  • Previous experience in coaching youth soccer  
  • Late afternoons/evenings and weekend hours

Preferred Experience

  • USSF 'C' License or higher 
  • Previous college playing experience 

Salary and Benefits:

  • Salary is to be negotiated Benefits include coaching education reimbursement and CFJ West uniform

If interested, please submit your resume including qualifications & licenses, coaching & playing experience and 2 references to: DOC Paul Dalton - pdalton@chicagofirefc.com and DOO Chris Steward - csteward@chicagofirefc.com

For more information about our organization, please visit http://www.chicagofirejuniorswest.com

Palatine Celtic: Staff Coach

Palatine Celtic SC, proudly serving the soccer community since 1968, is seeking to increase their coaching staff for the 21/22 season.

A Palatine Celtic SC Coach is responsible for coaching and managing a minimum of 2 teams. Individuals that are a part of the Celtic SC staff will collaborate with peers during training and weekly meetings, engage with players and parents and implement Celtic SC methodology during training and games.

Qualified Candidates must have:

  • USSF Grassroots License; USSF "D" or higher preferred
  • Experience working with youth in a soccer or education setting
  • High School level playing experience; College level playing experience a plus
  • Bilingual preferred but not required

Palatine Celtic SC offers an environment for coaches who excel working and learning in a collaborative environment and also enjoy working directly with colleagues, players, and parents. Compensation is based on experience, license level, and number of teams.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to submit their resume with professional references to Joe Pietrini via email at jpietrini@palatinecelticsc.com. Please include Staff Coach Search in the subject. Visit us online at: www.palatinecelticsc.com

Northwind SC

At Northwind SC we are looking for enthusiastic coaches to work with teams from U8 thru U14. If you are interested please email a resume and cover letter to Tom Roe at roe@northwindsoccer.com.

 

Pegasus FC - Staff Coach

Pegasus FC is a competitive travel soccer club based in Deerfield IL and is looking to add to its coaching staff for the 2021 seasons.

USSF License/certificate required

To apply for a coaching position, please send a cover letter and resume to grant@pegasusfc.org

Elmhurst City Soccer Association

Description

  • ECSA looking for highly motivated staff members to join the club.  With continued growth even during the pandemic, ECSA is looking for both Full and Part-time staff.  Roles and teams vary based on experience and commitment.
  • Located in Elmhurst (or local area to Elmhurst)  Competitive wage for both FT and Part-time seasonal work.  Teams play in both YSSL and IWSL leagues.

Requirements

  • USSF 'D' License or equivalent  Grassroots would also work for younger teams.
  • Previous experience in coaching youth soccer 
  • Late afternoons/evenings and weekend hours

Preferred Experience

  • USSF 'D' License or higher
  • Previous college playing experience 

Salary and Benefits:

  • Salary is to be negotiated
  • Benefits include coaching education reimbursement and ECSA uniform

To apply for a coaching position, please send a cover letter and resume with job history to terryg@ecsasoccer.com

Green White Coaching Staff

Green White Soccer Club is accepting applications for coaching staff for the 2020/2021 season. Candidate must have at least “D” license and able to coach at least 2 teams (boys and girls U11-U19)

Salary is to be negotiated based on coaching license and experience coaching and playing.

Interested candidates, please send your resume to Director of coaching 

medders@greenwhitesoccer.org 

More more info about GWSC go to

www.greenwhitesoccer.org 

Ela Soccer Club

Ela Soccer Club is accepting applications for coaching staff for the 2020-2021 season.   Successful candidates are looking to coach one or two teams, have good communication skills, be energetic with a passion to motivate others and are able to work in a team environment.

Qualifications:  5 Years coaching experience in youth soccer with a minimum D license. Willingness to continue coaching education is a plus.  A coaching education reimbursement program is available for successful candidates.

Candidates must be able to pass a criminal background check, have a valid driver license, be a US citizen or hold permanent resident status.

Salary commensurate with experience.  

To apply for a coaching position, please send a cover letter and resume with job history and professional references to jose.fleita@elasoccer.com

esident@illinoisfc.com. Recommendations and questions are also welcomed.

Chicago Edge SC

Youth Travel Coaches Needed

Chicago Edge SC is a travel soccer club that has served the Oak Park/River Forest Community since 2012.  We are looking for highly motivated and professional individuals to join our highly licensed coaching staff to work with our girls teams from Fall 2020.  Other duties will include parent and player engagement as well as ongoing collaboration with coaching peers.  Ideal for candidates based in the city or surrounding suburbs.

Ideal candidates should have soccer playing/coaching experience and possess a license from the USC (NSCAA) or the USSF.

Qualified candidates should send their resume with license, coaching and playing experience to Director of Coaching, Murray Findlay at murray.findlay@chicagoedgesc.com 

Chicago City Soccer Club - City

Chicago City Soccer Club are looking for staff to complete their team for the upcoming season. 

USSF License/certificate required

Interested candidates - send your resume to Executive Director Nick Mulvaney nmulvaney@chicagocitysoccerclub.com

Lyons Township Soccer Club Staff Coach

The individual would be working with competitive teams of different levels from U8-U18.

Candidates should have:

-       USSF 4v4, 7v7, 9v9 & 11v11 certificate or higher

-       Some experience coaching youth soccer players

-       Some experience in a professional environment

-       Ability to work and coach within a successful coaching curriculum

-       Ability to be and act professional at all times

Interested candidates please send your resume to Executive Director, Gavin McCrindle, gmccrindle@ltsc.us


Chicago Fire Juniors South Staff Coach

CFJS is located in the Orland Park and Frankfort areas, which are in need of highly motivated coaches to join our coaching staff and lead the evolution of youth soccer. We are looking for all level coaches to expand our programs in each area. We have part-time positions available with opportunity to grow within our club.

  • Minimum E License is required. 

For more information about our organization, please visit www.chicagofirejuniorssouth.com

If interested please submit resume including qualifications & licenses, coaching & playing experience to:

Director of Coaching

Jose Smith

815-325-7416

Jsmith@chicagofirejuniorssouth.com    

 


Coaching Opportunities with FC Lake County (Gurnee & Grayslake)

Member Leagues: IWSL, YSSL, IYSA State Premiership

Positions Available:

1. Seasonal Academy Program (U6 & U7)

No coaching qualifications required, but must have prior experience working with children.

2. U8 Academy Team & U9 Travel Teams

USSF “E” or Grassroots Coaching License required. Must have a min. of one year coaching experience in a recreational or travel soccer program. 

3. U10 to U19 Travel Teams

USSF “D” preferred and must have past experience coaching travel soccer teams.

4. Elite Team Coaches

Must have a min. of the USSF “C” license and have extensive experience coaching high level travel teams within the U14-U19 age levels.

All applicants must be energetic, willing to learn and share ideas with our dynamic coaching staff. (Must hold a valid driving license). 

Compensation is based on coaching qualifications and experience.

You can find further information about our organization on our website www.fclakecounty.com and you can also find us on Facebook/Twitter.

Resume’s should be sent to our Technical Director (Jamie Martin) via email: jmartin@fclakecounty.com 


Soccer for Success Coaches

Illinois Youth Soccer's Soccer For Success

Soccer For Success is seeking Coach Mentors to assist in the daily operations of a 24 week program in both the fall and spring for 2019-20. Programs are currently located in Chicago Public Schools; the Coach-Mentor must serve as a mentor and positive role model for children. The candidate must be willing to work for 12 weeks from September-December in the fall, and 12 weeks from January-May in the spring. Typical programs hours, based on location, and would be either 7:00 AM - 8:30 AM or 2:45 PM - 6:30 PM.

Essential Duties/Responsibilities Include:

  • Implements U.S. Soccer Foundation Soccer for Success curriculum.
  • Providing guidance and role modeling to players
  • Overseeing practice sessions that are both engaging and informative with an emphasis on developing player skills within a competitive environment that also teaches the importance of maintaining an active lifestyle, good sportsmanship, and a nutritional diet.
  • Implementing the required monitoring and evaluation policies/tools, including weekly reports, attendance monitoring, BMI and pacer testing etc.
  • Overseeing equipment and systematic return of all equipment at the finish of each session and season.
  • Attending mandatory training before the start of each season.
  • Communicating with (Illinois Youth Soccer) lead on a weekly basis; daily if needed.

Skills/Required Knowledge:

  • High School diploma or GED
  • Experience playing soccer is preferred
  • Ability to work with a variety of people in a multi-cultural, diverse socio economic setting.
  • Ability to maintain a professional relationship with Assistant/Volunteer Coaches and School and Community Partners.
  • Ability to motivate youth and manage behavioral problems

Access to reliable transportation