UNDER 12 SOCCER COACH/LIFE SKILLS FACILITATOR

Opportunity closing date:
Friday, 06 August 2021


Opportunity type:
Part-time Employment

Monday - Thursday, 20 hours per week


Start Date:
06 September 2021

Location:

Langa, Cape Town

 

Background

 

Project Playground (PPG) is a non-profit organisation based in Cape Town. Its overall objective is to see a safe world where all children grow up with faith in their future and an opportunity to impact their own lives by providing better future prospects through a
meaningful spare time.

 

Project Playground seeks to appoint a Facilitator Under 12 Soccer Coach , based in PPG Langa, Cape Town. Our inspiring soccer program promotes a holistic approach to the sport, including tactics, academics and character building. We recognise the importance of strengthening and shaping our participants to contribute to the development of an equal society.

 


Responsibilities

  • Lead practices to help children improve their performance

  • Strategize on player positions

  • Develop an on field strategy

  • Make calls and substitutions during games

  • Help children stay fit during the offseason

  • To undertake the necessary planning for each activity session to ensure the programme demonstrates progression throughout, linked to the principles of Project Playground

  • Plan and prepare for classes according to the principles of PPG;

  • Facilitate classes;

  • Coordinate excursions;

  • Submit reports;

  • Attend parent and staff meetings.

Requirements

  • Education level: Certificate in Coaching

  • Experience in facilitation coaching (1 year)

  • Experience in working for a club/organisation

  • Verbal and written communication skills;

  • Residing in Langa is an added advantage;

  • Passionate about the development of children;

  • Role model to the entire society;

  • Ability to mentor children and facilitate their learning and growth;

  • Ability to plan and implement activities to meet the physical, emotional, intellectual and social needs of the participants;

  • Eager to develop with the organisation.

 

To apply, submit your CV & Motivational Letter to Solomzi Nyezi at Solomzi@project-playground.org

 

If you have not been contacted by 13 August 2021, please consider your application unsuccessful.