Below are details of current vacancies and volunteering opportunities with Kick4Life.
Head Coach, Kick4Life Soccer Schools (Volunteer position)
Location: Maseru, Lesotho, southern Africa
Kick4Life F.C. is seeking a Head Coach to establish and lead Kick4Life Soccer Schools
Kick4Life F.C is the world's first football club exclusively dedicated to social change. With our first team currently competing for Lesotho Premier League title, we are searching for an enthusiastic football coach to help us establish our soccer schools in the city, as part of our social enterprise model. This is a great opportunity to gain experience coaching internationally, and play an important role in an organisation that works to improve the lives of vulnerable young children in Lesotho.
We need a qualified football coach with a great passion for the game with an energetic, friendly and positive approach and the ability to inspire young players. Ideally the candidate will have some experience coaching young players for a soccer school and an ability to update a simple database on excel. The chosen coach will also get a chance to work with our elite academy players who are selected from across the country.
The successful candidate will report to, and be supported by, Kick4Life's Head Academy Coach.
FA Licence Level: FA Level 1 in Coaching Football or equivalent (essential)
FA Level 2 in Coaching Football or equivalent (desirable)
- To help establish Kick4Life Soccer Schools in the capital city of Lesotho, ensuring exceptional customer service and effective management
- To work with coaches to provide safe, enjoyable and exciting football coaching classes
- To liaise with and actively promote the soccer school to parents and teachers to increase the number of players attending sessions.
- To help update the database of players and work with local staff to contact potential new players
Volunteer role with return flights, accommodation and stipend to cover general living costs provided.
How To Apply:
If you can commit to spending a minimum 12 months with us at Kick4Life F.C. we would love to hear from you. Please email a covering letter and CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing Date: March 3rd 2017