Soccer Teaching Instructor
Soccer Teaching Instructor
Location Los Altos, CA
Type Full Time
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NOW HIRING GREAT PRESCHOOL COACHES & EARLY EDUCATORS
Join us in positively impacting the lives of children. Become our teammate, and enjoy rewarding and meaningful work, professional development, paid education and opportunity for advancement.
Soccer Shots is the soccer experience for children, using an acclaimed non-competitive curriculum and great coaches. Through the beautiful game, we aim to develop character, motor skills and teamwork. Our team believes children are invaluable and our goal is simple: leave a lasting, positive impact on every child we serve.
San Mateo & Santa Clara County
M-F anytime, 8:30am-5:30pm (and Sat 9am-12pm)
Occasional evening training
Responsible & Professional | communicate professionally, timeliness, clean appearance, self-assured, dependable
Experienced & Enthusiastic | proven experience engaging and leading young children
Fun & Creative | comfortable being goofy and imaginative with young children
Patient & Empathic | must be a patient person, willing to work through behavior and learning challenges
Soccer & Athletic Know-How | Soccer skill as a player or coach is preferred, but not required
Transportation & Cell Phone | must have reliable transportation (driving to different locations) and mobile phone with data
Clear Background | must pass a Livescan (with clear record) and health screening
Education | 12+ accredited ECE units in Early Childhood Development are preferred, but not necessary
Competitive compensation, (DOE, PTO, paid education, bonus, select benefits, sick leave)
Hiring bonus ($200)
Local candidates only please (no work status or visa sponsorship available)
OUR CORE VALUES
Soccer Shots Bay Area
To provide a beloved growth experience for every child; a remarkable experience for every family. We believe children are invaluable and we are committed to children thriving (physical, emotional, social, moral) toward healthy adults. We desire to be a positive force to also curb current childhood health issues such as ADHD, obesity and type II diabetes through encouraging fitness and an active, healthy lifestyle at an early age.
Soccer Shots is the soccer experience for children, using an acclaimed non-competitive curriculum, great coaches and serving on-site at schools, centers and parks. Soccer is a great teaching platform, where childrens character and attitudes will be challenged and molded positively, being taught elements of teamwork, sharing, communication, and respect.
Soccer Shots is the official 2-5 year old program of US Youth Soccer, and has also been awarded #1 in Children s Fitness by Entrepreneur Magazine. In more than 130 communities nationwide, we ve led children towards growth and fitness, in a non-competitive and fun atmosphere. Since 2008, we ve served thousands of northern California children at over 300 distinguished public and private sites.
Soccer Shots was chosen by the US Soccer Foundation as an official partner and sponsor (promoting education and fitness). NAEYC, United Soccer Coaches and Umbro, are listed among our partners.
Soccer Shots outstanding staff consists of early childhood educators, club and career coaches and collegiate athletes. They dedicate themselves to being strong, thoughtful and consistent with the children they lead. Soccer Shots staff are trained in early childhood methodology (& many are ECE Certified), and our team has a thriving leadership development culture of training. All Soccer Shots staff are credentialed in Livescan (FBI/DOJ) & reference cleared, CCLD Health Screening cleared, Mandatory Reporter trained, W2 status & fully insured, Shield The Vulnerable*, and members of NAEYC & United Soccer Coaches.
Soccer Shots Foundation was established in 2009 by Soccer Shots. Partnering with the US Soccer Foundation, Soccer Shots Foundation efforts benefit children in the U.S. and abroad through education & fitness. Recent projects include: building inner city safe play spaces through Soccer for Success, Rogge School (Ethiopia) Soccer Camp, Kabarat School (Haiti) education & soccer clinic, Porticos School (Mexico) education & clinic, and donated programming to various partners around Ca.