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Eagles Football Academy Coach

US-Eagles Football Academy | US-DE | US-NJ | US-PA
Job ID
# of Openings
Eagles Football Academy (multiple locations PA, NJ, DE)
Seasonal Full-Time

Position Summary

An Eagles Football Academy Coach is responsible for the supervision of campers, football-specific skill instruction, providing a safe, fun camp environment, and serving as a positive role model for campers.

Position Objective/Purpose

We are seeking motivated team members who believe deeply in the organization’s mission and who display a record of achievement in effective supervision & management of youth as it pertains to this position. Candidates must be capable of teaching the fundamentals of football, building positive relationships and ensuring the safety and well-being of people of all ages.

Position Scope Factors

  • Locations in the following states; Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware
  • Travel required every week

Essential Job Responsibilities

  1. Group supervision of campers with attention to: behavior and group management, health, safety, security, and personal and skill development
  2. Promote and actively participate in all camper activities
  3. Work effectively with other coaches and collaborate on various responsibilities
  4. Knowledge of basic rules and regulations of youth football
  5. Other responsibilities as assigned
  6. Teach age-appropriate football skills and techniques in a progressive sequence to boys and girls ages 6 - 14
  7. Coach, manage, referee or assist with all camp programs
  8. Complete assigned paperwork 
  9. Serve as a positive role model to campers
  10. Follow the EFA Code and maintain the EFA Look at all times
  11. Exhibit ESF Core Values at all times and to adhere to all company policies
  12. Have fun

Position Competencies for Success

  1. Understand and support the mission of the organization
  2. The ability to work effectively with others in all levels of the organization in a professional manner
  3. Excellent judgment, ability to identify problems and work quickly to find solutions
  4. Positive attitude
  5. Commitment to the growth and development of youth
  6. Patient, caring and creative
  7. Commitment to producing consistent, high-quality work
  8. Flexible, adaptive and a Team player
  9. Desire to make a difference in the life of a child

Experience Requirements

  1. Previous experience working with children, examples include but are not limited to; babysitting, academic/athletic tutoring, camp counselor, youth volunteer, classroom assistant, religious education teacher
  2. Previous experience playing football (high school-level minimum)(college-level preferred)
  3. Youth football coaching experience (preferred)
  4. Previous football camp coach experience (preferred)

Education Requirements

  1. 18 years of age
  2. High School Graduate pursuing a college degree

Other Skill Requirements

  1. Outstanding communication skills which include the ability to use clear, concise and grammatically correct written and oral language in all aspects of professional interaction with campers, their families, peers, leadership team and the larger community

Reporting Relationships

  1. Reports directly to and takes direction from Academy Specialist. May also take direction from and is overall accountable to the Field Manager and Operations Manager.

Working Conditions and Physical Requirements

  1. Ability to push/pull, lift and carry a minimum of 35lbs
  2. Endurance to work outside and on your feet for 6-8 hours per day
  3. Ability to respond to emergency situations which may require running (up to 1 mile in some cases) and climbing stairs.
  4. Good physical condition which enables candidate to execute all responsibilities associated with this position

ESF, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All candidates who meet the qualifications are encouraged to apply!


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