Thank you so much for your interest in volunteering for Soccer Kids of America. Beginning Fall 2009 the Soccer Kids of America program will be available nationaly and need volunteers in all cities and states of America, so please get in touch today if you are interested so we can match you to the closest at-risk Elementary School to you! First and foremost all volunteers must love children and having fun!
If you have any interest in volunteering for Soccer Kids of America please fill out the Volunteer Form .
Soccer Kids of America is in search of the following volunteer roles:
Soccer Coach - Soccer Coaches must have previous soccer playing expereience or be certified by their state soccer association by attending a basic soccer coaching course. Soccer Coaches will be responsible for transporting soccer equipment to the program facility and setting up for the days lesson. Soccer Coaches will be provided with Soccer Kids of America specific training online. Time commitment for Soccer Coaches is likely to be 2 hours per week during the 7 week program delivered twice a year in the Spring and the Fall.
Life Skills Coach- The Life Skills Coach does not need soccer experience although they must have a general knowledge of the game. Life Skills Coaches will be provided with Soccer Kids of America specific training online and via their State Director. They will be responsible for teaching the life skills portion of the program to the children and distributing take home assignments at the end of each lesson. Time commitment for Life Skills Coaches is likely to be 2 hours per week during the 7 week program delivered twice a year in the Spring and the Fall.
Assistant - Assistant Volunteers will be present at each lesson to assist the Coaches with anything they may need, this may include setting up for practice, working with children one on one if they need help understanding a skill, and/or helping with end of lesson reporting. Time commitment for Assistant Coaches is likely to be 2 hours per week during the 7 week program delivered twice a year in the Spring and the Fall.
The Soccer Kids of America website will contain the following to assist volunteers:
* Demonstration Videos
* Online Scheduling
* Equipment Distribution
* Contact Information
Please fill out a Volunteer form if you are interested in helping Soccer Kids of America fulfill our mission!
Backgroud checks will be performed on all volunteers prior to allowing participation in the Soccer Kids of America program.