The Greater Philadelphia YMCA is seeking part time coaches to instruct our U.S. Soccer Foundation grant funded Soccer for Success program virtually and in-person to elementary and middle school students throughout areas of Philadelphia, PA and the City of Camden, NJ. Coach-mentors will follow the Soccer for Success curriculum to engage youth in physical activity while providing education around nutrition and healthy living either through live virtual sessions or in person at a designated location. The program is designed for participants to engage in 45-90 minutes of soccer, anywhere between the hours of 1:00-6:00 pm, that will include skill based activities and scrimmage style play. Coaches are asked to have availability for at least 3-days a week but can coach up to 5-days a week, if available. All coach-mentors will be trained in the Soccer for Success curriculum prior to implementation. POSITION PURPOSEThe Soccer for Success Specialty Instructor is expected to have a high degree of knowledge and nationally recognizable certifications in the program you instruct; provide support and encouragement to assist students in learning the specific progressive or competitive program; provide appropriate level of officiating for the age and experience of the participants in the progressive or competitive sports program; ensure safety and cleanliness of the program area and adherence to all YMCA safety standards and rules. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS· Conduct YMCA program instruction in accordance with YMCA program standards.· Ensure adherence to YMCA progressive or competitive standards and quality.· Provide a safe environment that allows members and participants to learn YMCA programs. Encourage and support staff volunteers and students to provide an enjoyable YMCA.· Reinforce the YMCA values of caring, honesty, respect and responsibility through example and recognition of participant displays of character.· Arrive at least 20 minutes before scheduled games and be prepared with the equipment set up and ready to begin at the scheduled start time.· Be reliable and inform supervisor of any conflicts at least 24 hours before the work day of any issues or items required.· Ensure that all players have exited the facility and that the facility is left clean and orderly.· Participate as a part of the YMCA staff team in providing a safe and enjoyable environment.· Attend staff meetings and trainings as required.· Provide excellent service to members and participants.· Communicate all YMCA rules and ensure that you are accessible and identifiable.· Complete timely reports of incidents, complaints or compliments of the games.