The Director of Goalkeeping is responsible for successfully overseeing the development of all goalkeepers in the travel program and to promote the club and its philosophy. The Director of Goalkeeping position is full-time and will work closely with the Director of Coaching & Player Development, as well as the Executive Director to promote and develop the quality of goalkeeping within the travel program.
Weekly Office Hours (Project Oriented)
Develop and Implement Goalkeeper Curriculum.
Weekly Goalkeeping session, Age Appropriate
Goalkeeper Sessions for Subsidiary programs
Organize, Schedule & Facilitate GK Program.
Work with local Recreation programs.
Coach a minimum of 2 teams (Elite/Premier)
Assist DOC, Organize & Facilitate Team Tryouts
Assist with club marketing projects
Assist with Field Setup and Maintenance
Communicate with Director of Coaching and/or their designated representative to promote and coordinate camps, clinics and affiliate club activities.
Assist with office/field general operations coordinated with DOC & Executive Director.
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university (Preferred)
Past playing experience at intercollegiate or professional levels preferred.
US Soccer GK license or United Soccer Coached Equivalent
Minimum License: USSF 'D' or National Governing Body Equivalent
Minimum 3 Years Coaching - Director Experience not a Requirement
Ability and willingness to work a soccer professional schedule, which includes weekends, evenings and some holidays.
Ability to work independently and in a collaborative teamwork environment where strong organization, interpersonal, analytical and planning skills are required.
Must have own transportation and valid driver’s license.
Proficient using Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint.
Must successfully pass an individual background check.
Submission of Interest:
Interested applicants should send cover letter, resume and list of references to Chris McClellan firstname.lastname@example.org. All Inquiries are confidential.
Additional Salary Information: Salary and benefits commensurate with experience.
About VBR Star Soccer Club
VBR Star is committed to growing the game of soccer in the Roanoke Valley. Our teams participate in the Club Champions League and Blue Ridge Soccer League. VBR Star is roughly 750 players, and provides playing opportunities for all levels of players ranging from 4 years old to 23 years old. We value creativity, dedication, growth mindset, diversity, knowledge, and confidence.