Coaching Jobs

To Submit a Job Opportunity to this page, email to Only position for affiliated recreational leagues or clubs that play in an affiliated Illinois Youth Soccer competitive league (CISYL, IWSL, ILLOWA, SISL or YSSL) will be posted. Include which leagues your teams play in in the body of your email. Postings that do not include that information will not be listed

Campton United Soccer Club

Campton Untied Soccer Club is hiring staff coaches for girls team for the 2016-2017 season. Salary will be based on the numbers of teams a candidate is willing to coach, level of licensing held, playing experience, history of developing players, and years of experience.

USSF E License, 2 years of coaching experience, has worked with players in the U7-U13 age groups or higher. This coach is willing to continue their coaching education through attending and passing the USSF D and C License in the future,  Campton United Soccer Club is willing to help with tuition reimbursement after successful completion of the courses. 

USSF C License, college playing experience, 5 years of coaching experience, has worked with players in the U7-U18 age groups levels.

All candidates must be able to pass a criminal background check, possess a valid drivers license, and have proper car insurance.

To apply for the Girl’s Staff Coach positions please send a cover letter, resume with job history and 3 professional references (with cell phone numbers) to Chad Flanders, Technical Director, at  


Cary Soccer Association
Staff coach needed for 2016/17 season.

All candidates must possess a minimum of a USSF National D License. Prior coaching experience is strongly recommend but not necessarily a must providing candidate(s) can provide strong professional, amateur or collegiate playing experience.   

• Head Coach of travel teams
• Trainer for the recreational "Skills Clinics & Pre-K" programs

• Generate detailed coaching objectives & submit to D.O.C prior to each season (fall, winter & spring)
• Provide weekly game re-caps / communication to the parents of your teams
• Tactical Planning & Execution of all practices you oversee
• Manage game schedules for the teams you are the head coach
• Provide player evaluations to players twice per year

• Commensurate with experience and qualifications.
• Staff coaches are provided an 11 month contract

Please email Adam Pashley with resumes -

Chicago City SC

Coaches needed for full time, part time, and volunteer positions.

 Come join the first and only IYSA 5 Star Club in the heart of the City of Chicago. With a staff from all over the world you will become part of an established group of highly qualified and experienced coaches who work together to provide the best soccer experience in the Chicagoland. With a full year round of programming focused on player development, it is important to us that you have the desire to develop and become a better coach when working with CCSC. Your ongoing education is very important and you must be willing to do more than just coach.

 If you have any interest in learning more about these great opportunities please visit our website to see if CCSC would be a good fit for you and let us know if you would like to begin, or continue your growth within the game at Chicago City Soccer Club.

 Please submit your resume to our Executive Director, Nick Mulvaney.

Chicago Fire Jrs City

CFJ CITY is located in the City of Chicago.  CFJ CITY's home is The PrivateBank Fire Pitch, located adjacent to the Chicago River at Addison and Talman on the city’s northwest side. The new 125,000-square-foot complex is the city’s premiere facility for year-round soccer and is open to the public and soccer players from across the region. The $20 million project features both indoor and outdoor fields, serves as an indoor practice site for the Chicago Fire Soccer Club first team and houses games for youth and adult recreational leagues.  CFJ CITY also utilizes Chicago Park District fields along the lakefront off Lakeshore Drive.  We are in need of highly motivated coaches to join our coaching staff and lead the evolution of youth soccer. We are looking for all level coaches to expand our programs in each area. We have part-time positions available with opportunity to grow within our club and full time positions for qualified candidates.

CFJ City competes in the following leagues: IWSL, YSSL and IYSA Premiership

For more information about our organization, please visit

If interested please submit resume including qualifications & licenses, coaching & playing experience to:

Director of Coaching
Clark Brisson

Chicago Fire Jrs North

The Chicago Fire Juniors North based in Highland Park/Deerfield are looking to add to their coaching staff for the upcoming Spring 2016 season and beyond. We have full time and part time opportunities to work with our  travel teams participating in the IWSL, YSSL, Premiership and MRL divisions, and also in our club and community clinic programs. A minimum qualification of USSF “E” license and previous coaching experience is preferred.

Interested candidates please send your resume to Assistant Directors of Coaching Grant Ratcliffe: and Simone Lodge:     

Elite Soccer

Elite Soccer is seeking coaches to work with our Junior’s program throughout the year focusing on connecting with and developing soccer players between the ages of 4 and 9 through various events, sessions and camps. Coaches will be expected to create a fun filled environment so the players will be excited to return.

Qualifications and Skills: 
USSF Coaching License 
Previous youth soccer coaching experience
Enthusiastic, Patient, Energetic, Enjoy working with children
Athletic background preferred, Demonstrate simple techniques

Eric J. Love      Elite Soccer

Youth Programs Director
Phone/Text: (847) 445-1919

Chicago Fire Jrs West

CFJ West is based in Plainfield, IL and are looking to add to our coaching staff for the upcoming 2016/2017 season and beyond. We are in need of highly motivated coaches to join our staff and help in the continued development of our dedicated players. We are looking for all level coaches to expand our programs in each area and have part-time positions and possibly full time positions available for qualified candidates.

CFJ West competes in the following leagues: IWSL, YSSL,  IYSA Premiership & MRL

If interested please submit your resume including qualifications & licenses, coaching & playing experience to: Technical Director, Steve Morris -, ADOC Paul Dalton - and Office Manager Kathy Ayres -

For more information about our organization, please visit

Grove United Soccer Association

Grove United Soccer Association, located in Buffalo Grove and playing in IWSL and YSSL, is seeking a coaches for the 2016/2017 season.

Candidate should be enthusiastic, have a strong grasp of coaching methodology, and be highly motivated and organized. USSF E License minimum, D LIcense preferred. 

To apply or for more details, contact Director of Coaching Tim Dean at"

Chicago Fire Jrs South

CFJS is located in the Orland Park, Frankfort, and Lockport areas, which are in need of highly motivated coaches to join our coaching staff and lead the evolution of youth soccer. We are looking for all level coaches to expand our programs in each area. We have part-time positions available with opportunity to grow within our club.

Minimum E License is required.

For more information about our organization, please visit

If interested please submit resume including qualifications & licenses, coaching & playing experience to:

Assistant Director of Coaching
Jose Smith

Illinois FC

Illinois FC


Illinois Futbol Club, a youth soccer club in Champaign IL, is seeking an outstanding individual to join our staff as Assistant Director of Coaching. We are looking for a coach who values player development and creating a positive training environment. This is a full--time salaried position with opportunities for additional compensation through coaching teams and programs.

The position will report to the Director of Coaching and includes some weeknight and weekend hours during the soccer seasons.

Responsibilities may include, but not limited to:


Organize and oversee youth and supplemental programs

 (i.e., Micro Soccer/Juniors/Camps).

Assist and supervise training of teams and monit or progress with DOC each season.

Work with DOC to support and evaluate coaches at games and training sessions.

Assist in developing and evaluating club curriculum specific to age group and leavel of play

Assist DOC with coach eduaction/development program.

Mentor staff coaches throughout the season (weekly calls, field sessions, staff meetings,etc. ).

Expand and oversee college recruitment program.

Perform day-today duties of answering phone calls, emails, voicemails, etc.

Actively pursue professional development through conferences, clinics, licensing, etc.

Actively assist Illinois FC in promoting the mission of the club throughout the region.

Coach 1-2 teams per season and additional programs as assigned (additional compensation ). 


Prefereed Qualifications:

Minimum of a USSF "C" License or NSCAA Equivalent.

Significant coaching experience at the club/college level, preferably in a leadership position.

High level of playing experience (college or professional preferred).

Demonstrated organizational, managerial, communication and conflit resolution skills.

Demonstrated computer and Microsoft Office skills.

Compensation: Competitive salary, dependent upon exprience.

Interested candidates should submit a resume and list of three references to Kevin Love, Illinois FC Director of Coaching, at by May 15 th, 2016. 

Joga Bonito Soccer Downers Grove

We are looking for volunteers & professional coaches to help coach our boys or girls teams for the up coming 2016/17 soccer year. We have a need for coaches who have strength coaching the 11v11.

You find our players to be very disciplined, technically proficient and creative. 

Candidates must be passionate, open minded, reliable, mature and hold a
minimum of an E license. 

We offer teams that will only require one team training session and weekend games as we will handle

the technical training. 

Please contact for more information.

Kickers SC

Kickers Soccer Club is seeking highly motivated coaches with a passion for soccer. Coaches will be working within a motivated team environment to coach teams, programs, clinics, camps and tournament events. Coaches will work from the Kickers SC curriculum and provide positive coaching to youth players from 7 to 18. 

Candidates should have:

  •         NSCAA or USSF coaching license
  •         Experience coaching soccer
  •         Experience with youth soccer
  •         Experience in a professional environment
  •         Ability to work and coach within a successful coaching curriculum
  •         Ability to be and act professional at all times

Beneficial but not essential

  •         Previous playing experience
  •         Experience in the Illinois area

Two references will be required and a background check in needed upon to ensure successful hiring.

Compensation based on experience and qualifications, club supplies all equipment and assists with continuing education.

To apply for a position contact Director of Soccer Luke Weaver at with a cover letter and resume.

Lyons Township Soccer Club

Lyons Township Soccer Club (LTSC) is looking for a highly motivated individual to join our staff. We are looking for a person who values player development from the grass roots level and who identifies the importance of coaching the young soccer player in a positive environment.

The individual would be working with two U10 Girls teams and would assist on our U8 and U9 program.

Candidates should have:

USSF ‘E’ coaching license or higher

Some experience coaching youth soccer players

Some experience in a professional environment

Ability to work and coach within a successful coaching curriculum

Ability to be and act professional at all times

Interested candidates please send your resume to Director of Coaching Gavin McCrindle

Northwind SC

Chicago Northwind Soccer Club is a travel soccer club based in Chicago and we are looking for coaches for our high school teams for 2016-2017. Ideal candidates should have the ability to develop game strategies, plan practice sessions, and motivate their team(s). Additionally, they should be a strong communicator with excellent supervisory skills. They must be organized, with a desire to improve both individual players and teams as a whole. Requirements: USSF “E” Coaching License or higher Strong work ethic High level of responsiveness and professionalism Ability to improve the skill levels of all players

Please send resume to: Robert Turpin Technical Director – High School Program


Spartan FC
Spartan FC, the North Shore's leading competitive club youth soccer program, seeks to add to its coaching staff for the 2016-2017 season. Based in Northbrook and a recipient of the IYSA's prestigious 5-Star Certification, we have opportunities available for dedicated, enthusiastic coaches who know how to teach the game of soccer at a high level, while keeping things fun for children aged 6-11. Our teams compete in the IWSL and YSSL. A USSF E License or higher is required. 

Interested candidates should send their resumes to Director of Coaching John Soltani at

West Loop Soccer Club
We are looking for experienced coaches to work with children ages 2-12. Experience working with children ages 2-4 is a plus.
Spring season April 17 - June 17.
Our sessions are held at Skinner Park in West Loop neighborhood on Fridays 5:45pm - 6:45pm and Sundays 9am - 10am.
Competitive pay.
For more information and to submit your resume, please contact us at

Wilmette Wings

Girls Director of Coaching - The position will focus on training our U8 through U10 players while helping oversee the program through U14.  Looking for an individual who values technical training and teaching the game at a high level but making sure to understand that these players need to have fun to grow their passion in the sport.  Will work directly with the Director of Soccer.  Minimum Coaching Requirements - USSF C License of higher


Team Staff Coaches – Looking for highly motivated coaches that want to work with youth players to help grow their passion in soccer while teaching the game through proper technical training.  Will coach 1 to 2 teams during a Fall, Winter and Spring season.  Minimum Coaching Requirements – USSF E License of higher. 

Please send resumes to the Director of Soccer, Tom Gizynski at

Our sessions are held at Skinner Park in West Loop neighborhood on Fridays 5:45pm - 6:45pm and Sundays 9am - 10am