LifeSports Mentor (Soccer)

Charlotte, NC

LifeSports Coach (Soccer)

at Red Ventures

Charlotte, NC

LifeSports is looking for coaches for our girls and boys soccer teams that will inspire, lead and develop the lives of young people in the Charlotte community. As a LifeSports Coach, you’ll do more than coach. You’ll be a leader, mentor, and agent of change in the lives of young people in the Charlotte community. LifeSports is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit that combines athletics, academics, and mentorship to serve students of Charlotte area Title I schools. By harnessing a shared love for soccer and the life lessons that come with playing team sports, our coaches empower students to become leaders in their communities. 

What You'll Do:

  • You will be able to work with your coleader to run LifeKicks each day at your assigned location.
  • Every day of LifeKicks includes soccer practice, academics, and time spent on current events, life lessons, skill building, and mentorship.
  • Provide coaching and support for tournament and league play.
  • Connect with students on the field and in the classroom, while maintaining a high level of organization behind the scenes and build partnerships and relationships within the community in order to create college and career exposure for our students.

What We’re Looking For:

  • Passion for the development of young people and for the sport of soccer.
  • Communication and organization skills. Willingness to grow as a professional and as a leader.
  • Adaptability and the desire to drive progress in a fast-paced environment.
  • Relationship-builders prepared to build and balance relationships with students, parents, teachers, and local partners.
  • Initiative demonstrated through motivation to seek out opportunities for our students, challenge the status quo, and go above and beyond to help students overcome life challenges.
  • **Bilingual preferred (English and Spanish)

Who we are:

LifeSports is a Charlotte-based program that combines athletics, mentorship, and academics to empower young men to become leaders in their communities.

At Red Ventures we believe that diversity makes us stronger -  at work and in the world.  Red Ventures is an equal opportunity employer that does not discriminate against any employee or applicant because of race, creed, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, pregnancy or any other basis protected by law. Employment at Red Ventures is based solely on a person's merit and qualifications.

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