Work Study - Assistant Girls' Coach - Soccer Without Borders

Greeley, CO
Sep 27, 2017
Institution Type
Community College

Posting Details
Min Salary
$9.30 hourly or as designated by employer

Working Title
Work Study - Assistant Girls' Coach - Soccer Without Borders

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Position Type
Work Study

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Job Summary

Soccer Without Borders (SWB) is a non-profit organization that uses soccer as a vehicle for positive change, providing newcomer refugee, asylee and immigrant youth with a toolkit to overcome obstacles to growth, inclusion, and personal success.

SWB works with middle and high school students during the school year, and elementary, middle, and high school students in the summer months. Regular SWB programming integrates English Language Development, civic engagement, educational support, cultural exchange, and team building into the three sessions per week throughout the course of each team's season. In addition, SWB partners interested SWB families with families from the greater Greeley community, who then share time together growing in relationship and exchanging their livelihoods, helping each other grow in their knowledge and love for their community.


The Assistant Girls' Coach will be primarily responsible for serving the Middle School Girls' team in all practices, matches, and other programming under the leadership of the Girls Program Coordinator and coaches. Additionally, she may be asked to help with the High School Girls' programming throughout the season.

1. Direct Service (75%):
• Practice Planning & Facilitation
• Receiving volunteer feedback, and directing cases of concern to head coach
• Game Preparation (including transportation coordination with head coach)
• Season Planning (using SWB Complete Season Checklist)
• Player Recruitment/Retention
• Player Evaluation/Goal Setting/Check-In Facilitation
2. Program Support (25%):
• Timely Monitoring & Reporting (Attendance, Reporting & coordination with SWB Coordinator, Academic Monitoring when necessary, etc.)
• Student & Family Engagement (including home visits when necessary)
• Social Media (providing material for communications, stories, photos, videos, etc.)
• Other projects as assigned

Minimum Qualifications

• Self-starter, entrepreneurial individual able to take the initiative and be a creative problem solver
• Experience working with youth, coaching soccer and able to plan/adapt practice sessions according to age and ability.
• Dedicated to creating an inclusive atmosphere for all participants, communicating and implementing team rules and positive culture, and showing an active interest in getting to know all program youth and their families.
• Energetic, dynamic, engaging and creative as a leader.
• Willing to be flexible as plans change.
• Interest in working with a group of volunteer assistant coaches and comfortable delegating tasks.
• Commitment to SWB values and SWB Greeley program priorities.

Work Hours

Posting Date

Open Until Filled
Equal Opportunity Employer
Notice: Aims Community College is an equal opportunity employer. Selection will be based solely on merit and will be without discrimination based on age, sex, sexual orientation, race, religion, national origin, marital status or disability. The goal of Aims is to enhance the diversity present in the district we serve. To comply with Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986, if hired you will be required to provide documents within 3 days of hire date to show your identity and your authorization to work. This law applies to all persons hired.

Employment Requirements
Screening/Selection: All applicants may apply on line at If you need assistance with this process please contact Human Resources.

Please be prepared to submit the following if required:

• Cover Letter addressing qualifications relative to position requirements,
• Resume,

All application materials become the property of Aims Community College. All application materials must be submitted by the closing date posted. The screening committee will select finalists for interviews.

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    Applicant Documents
    Required Documents
    1. Resume
    2. Cover Letter
    3. Work Study Authorization Form
    Optional Documents
    1. Other Document


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