Strength and Conditioning Coach (Pre-Formation Age Group U12/U13)

Orlando City SC

Application Deadline Ended

Apply by Ended 7/31/2023
Strength and Conditioning Coach (Pre-Formation Age Group U12/U13) | Orlando City SC

Strength and Conditioning Coach (Pre-Formation Age Group U12/U13)

Orlando City SC

Apply by Ended 7/31/2023

Posted 3 months ago

No Longer Accepting Applications



Orlando, FL, USA

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 Job Description

The S&C Coach manages and supports the Pre-Formation age groups of U12 & U13 in their daily training and weekend games.The coach coordinates all training and game activities with football and medical staff and has a special focus on the physical preparation, recovery, and development of the players.

Duties & Responsibilities:
  • Design and implement safe and effective strength and conditioning programs for junior athletes.
  • Create and deliver movement literacy, proficiency, and control sessions.
  • Develop and document screening protocols for physical assessment, movement, and agility.
  • Lead daily preparation of all pre and post training activities.
  • Lead pre-activation, gym, and recovery sessions.
  • Lead on individual and group grass conditioning sessions.
  • Manage game/practice hydration & recovery strategy.
  • Assist in management of return to play rehab (evaluations, testing, early to mid-stage rehabilitation, gym, and grass progressions) under direct supervision.
  • Assist Sports Scientist in all testing protocols.
  • Maintain a database of all gym, conditioning, testing, and programming.
  • Develop GPS protocols using Statsport for the future implementation of this technology.
  • Assist with organizing, cleaning, and sanitization of the gym facilities.
  • Assist with maintaining the cleanliness of the Cooler Room.
  • Assist with restocking and refilling of materials.
  • Assist with packing travel bags for home and away matches.
  • Assist with all staff in providing support for MLS NEXT Academy and MLS NEXT Pro Team.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications RequiredQualifications Required

  • CPR certified.
  • Bachelor's Degree in S&C, Sports Science or Applied Kinesiology.
  • Master's Degree in a related field.
  • Bilingual (English, Spanish, Portuguese), preferred but not required.
  • Effective academic and applied knowledge of contemporary practice in performance training / strength/rehabilitation /psychology.
  • Experience working with junior athletes.
  • Experience with movement and speed training.
  • Proficient in PowerPoint, Excel, and Word.
  • 2 years of previous soccer experience preferred.
  • Ability to work non-traditional hours including evenings and weekends.
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