Careers 2018-03-15T18:34:57+00:00

Join Our Legacy Team

Workload: 6-12 Hours/week

Pay Scale: Determined based on experience

The Legacy Center of Michigan is looking for experienced soccer players and coaches to join its recreational soccer coaching team! The Legacy Center currently offers two recreational soccer programs for kids ages 4-18.Coaches are expected to work select weekday evenings for practices (Tuesdays, Thursdays and occasional Fridays) and Saturdays or Sundays for games. Many of our coaches are current or former college soccer players that have a passion for soccer and coaching. Coaches must be comfortable and confident working with children ages 4-18yrs of age, and must display a high level of soccer knowledge and experience. The ideal candidate has an outgoing personality and excellent communication skills for both player, parent and internal coaching interactions.. Applicants should have good customer service, time management and problem solving skills as well. Training will be provided for all coaches.

Essential Job Duties:

  • Attend Legacy Center coach training course.
  • Conduct weekly practices that follow the provided curriculum.
  • Attend all team practices and games
  • Maintain knowledge of game, rules, and skills necessary for the sport.
  • Advise team in rules, game strategies, and performance principles.
  • Focus on the improvement of players and the team as a whole while keeping participation enjoyable.
  • Determine the game line up and make changes as needed.
  • Instruct and facilitate pre- and post-game procedures.
  • Communicate professionally with parents, game officials and the opposing teams.
  • Maintain and return all Legacy Center issued equipment and keep the storage areas neat and organized.
  • Use the program to educate players on the virtues of discipline, time management, team work, and academic success.
  • Communicate regularly and positively with players, parents and other coaches in regards to the season, sport, and any concerns.

Related Duties:

  • In cooperation with the Recreational Sports Coordinator, communicate with players and parents regarding schedules and changes to the schedule. Coaches are to be liaisons between the team and Recreational Sports Coordinator.
  • Elevate questions or concerns to the Recreational Sports Coordinator.
  • Occasionally officiate pre-k through 2nd grade games.
  • Follow policies and procedures as presented in the Legacy Center staff handbook.
  • Make sure facilities are left clean and organized after each use.
  • Assist with end of season meeting and/or re-cap as requested.
  • Preform player evaluations as needed.
  • Participate in occasional promotional events.
  • Complete all other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must be at least 18 years of age and have a valid Michigan Driver’s License
  • Two (2) years coaching experience or significant college playing experience preferred
  • Availability to commit to the entire schedule
  • Knowledge of rules and skills of particular sport
  • Willingness to place emphasis on the Legends Rec Soccer Curriculum
  • Must have a reliable form of transportation

Sport Management Intern – Job Description

Summer 2018

Objective: The Sport Management Intern will be responsible for assisting in the development and implementation of said marketing, business development, and public relations plans. This will be accomplished through developing, maintaining and expanding current marketing strategies. This person will also work on projects, assist with tournaments & events, work with specific sport departments, and learn about the general management of a sports complex.

 Compensation: Unpaid

Reports to: Director of Administration & Operations

Qualifications:

  • Must be pursuing a degree in Sports Management or other applicable field
  • Must have excellent organizational skills, attention to detail, and the ability to prioritize in a changing environment
  • Must have excellent interpersonal skills and follow-up skills
  • Solution provider
  • Leadership potential
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook is required
  • Willingness to learn other software programs
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills required
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Basic Adobe Suite and SEO understanding preferred

10u Legacy Select Travel Baseball is looking for a Paid Head Coach.

Workload: 6-12 Hours/week

Pay Scale: Determined based on experience

The Legacy Center of Michigan is looking for experienced baseball players and coaches to join its recreational soccer coaching team! The Legacy Center is home of the Legacy Baseball Organization that offers both select and recreation baseball programs. Coaches are expected to work select weekday evenings for practices (Tuesdays, Thursdays and occasional Fridays) and Saturdays or Sundays for games. Many of our coaches are current or former college baseball players that have a passion for baseball and coaching. Coaches must be comfortable and confident working with children ages 4-18yrs of age, and must display a high level of soccer knowledge and experience. The ideal candidate has an outgoing personality and excellent communication skills for both player, parent and internal coaching interactions.. Applicants should have good customer service, time management and problem solving skills as well. Training will be provided for all coaches.

Essential Job Duties:

  • Attend Legacy Center coach training course.
  • Conduct weekly practices that follow the provided curriculum.
  • Attend all team practices and games
  • Maintain knowledge of game, rules, and skills necessary for the sport.
  • Advise team in rules, game strategies, and performance principles.
  • Focus on the improvement of players and the team as a whole while keeping participation enjoyable.
  • Determine the game line up and make changes as needed.
  • Instruct and facilitate pre- and post-game procedures.
  • Communicate professionally with parents, game officials and the opposing teams.
  • Maintain and return all Legacy Center issued equipment and keep the storage areas neat and organized.
  • Use the program to educate players on the virtues of discipline, time management, team work, and academic success.
  • Communicate regularly and positively with players, parents and other coaches in regards to the season, sport, and any concerns.

Related Duties:

  • In cooperation with the Recreational Sports Coordinator and Baseball Directors, communicate with players and parents regarding schedules and changes to the schedule. Coaches are to be liaisons between the team and Recreational Sports Coordinator/Baseball Directors.
  • Elevate questions or concerns to the Recreational Sports Coordinator/Baseball Directors.
  • Running Indoor practices twice a week beginning in January until the outdoor season begins
  • Coaching in the KVBSA league play with the addition of 4-6 tournaments ending in July
  • Follow policies and procedures as presented in the Legacy Center staff handbook.
  • Make sure facilities are left clean and organized after each use.
  • Assist with end of season meeting and/or re-cap as requested.
  • Preform player evaluations as needed.
  • Participate in occasional promotional events.
  • Complete all other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must be at least 18 years of age and have a valid Michigan Driver’s License
  • Two (2) years coaching experience or significant college playing experience preferred
  • Availability to commit to the entire schedule
  • Knowledge of rules and skills of particular sport
  • Willingness to place emphasis on the Legends Rec Soccer Curriculum
  • Must have a reliable form of transportation
The Little Legends Soccer program is in search of highly qualified individuals to share their talents. Little Legends is a child development program based around the game of soccer. The Instructor will lead small groups of children (ages 18 months to 9 years old) through an age appropriate curriculum.

Details:

  • Flexible schedule! Coaches work 2-15 hours per week, based on your availability.
  • Classes are typically weekday evenings, and/or  Saturday mornings.
  • Training is provided.
  • Coaches receive a free fitness/gym membership and program discounts to the Legacy Center.

 

Coach Qualifications:

  • Qualified individuals must love working with children, be highly energetic, creative, animated and patient and have a passion for providing a stimulating learning environment that is exciting and fun for kids. The ability to be loud, a great storyteller, and lead a group of children in structured games is required.
  • Experience working with children under the age of 4 years old is highly recommended.
  • Ability to work 90% of the classes scheduled within a season is a must as coach commitment to the full session and weekly classes is key and critical to the program’s success.
  • Soccer experience is not required, but preferred.

Please download & submit all completed applications on site or email to:
kwinningham@legacycentermichigan.com


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