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Early Childhood Coach

Soccer Shots - Memphis

Early Childhood Coach

Memphis, TN
Part Time
  • Responsibilities

    Soccer Shots is positioned as the best-in-class children’s soccer program with a focus on character development, for ages 2-8. We also look to develop motor skills and teamwork. Our goal is simple: leave a lasting, positive impact on every child (whom we refer to as friends) we serve. We want Soccer Shots to be the BEST 30 - 45 minutes of each friend’s week. SSMEM runs sessions Monday through Saturday at preschools and parks all over the Memphis, Arlington, Cordova, Bartlett, Germantown, Collierville and surrounding areas, all year round.

    Job Description

    Our coaches are the “face” of Soccer Shots, as they travel to our partnering locations and implement the curriculum provided to them. We are currently looking for part time coaches to join our team. Scheduling is flexible, meaning that if there are some mornings or afternoons that you are unavailable, we can work with you. Once your schedule is set however, it won't change. You will be at the same locations at the same times each week, and we need you to be committed for the entire season.


    Travel to each assigned location weekly

    Arrive to each session 20 minutes prior to start time

    Control and engage groups of 8-12 friends between the ages of 2 and 8 years of age

    Conduct high energy, creative and organized 30 - 45 minute sessions using the provided curriculum

    Provide a safe and caring environment for every friend

    Keep accurate attendance for each location

    Care for and clean provided equipment as necessary

    Be prepared to work in all types of weather including extreme temperatures and rain


    Consistent weekly availability from 9-12pm or 12-5pm at least 2 days/week

    Ability to pass a Federal and State background check and FBI fingerprinting

    CPR/ First Aid Certification (or ability to be certified within one month of employment)

    Reliable transportation to get yourself to your classes in the Greater Memphis Area

    Experience with children preferred, but not required

    Soccer experience preferred, but not required


    The full time position could consist of approximately 25-30 sessions per week, whereas, the part time coaching position would consist of approximately 10-15 sessions per week. The starting rate of $10 per session as a CIT (Coach in Training) and $16 as a Certified Level 1 Coach, with a structured pay scale to move up based on performance. If less sessions per week are desired, that can also be arranged.