Qantara Sports

Multisport Grassroots Coach

Job Information

  • Location

    UAE

  • Career Level

    Internship

  • Employee Type

    Full Time

  • Job Type

    Sports Facilities

  • Experience

    3 years minimum

Job Highlights

Join Qantara Sports as a Multisport Grassroots Coach! Inspire young athletes in diverse sports, foster holistic development, and engage with the community. Enjoy flexible scheduling, professional growth opportunities, and the satisfaction of making a positive impact. Apply now and be part of our dynamic coaching team!

Job Description

Are you passionate about sports and dedicated to nurturing young talent? Qantara Sports is seeking a dynamic Multisport Coach to join our team at our facilities in the UAE. In this role, you will play a vital role in delivering high-quality grassroots sports programs across various disciplines.

Job Responsibilities:

As a Multisport Coach, your key responsibilities will include:

  1. Youth Development: Implement age-appropriate sports programs designed to develop fundamental skills, sportsmanship, and teamwork among young athletes. Create a positive and inclusive environment that fosters the physical, social, and emotional growth of participants.
  2. Multisport Instruction: Lead coaching sessions across multiple sports, including but not limited to football, basketball, tennis, swimming, and athletics. Provide expert instruction in each sport, focusing on skill development, technique refinement, and tactical understanding.
  3. Curriculum Development: Collaborate with the coaching team to design and develop comprehensive multisport curricula that align with the developmental needs and interests of participants. Incorporate progressive drills, games, and activities to keep sessions engaging and challenging.
  4. Player Assessment and Feedback: Conduct regular assessments to evaluate the progress and performance of participants. Provide constructive feedback and personalized coaching to help individuals improve their skills and achieve their goals.
  5. Safety and Risk Management: Ensure the safety and well-being of participants by implementing appropriate risk management protocols and adhering to safety guidelines. Maintain a clean and organized sports environment conducive to learning and enjoyment.
  6. Parent and Community Engagement: Establish open communication channels with parents, guardians, and the broader community to keep them informed about program activities and participant progress. Encourage parental involvement and support to enhance the overall experience for young athletes.
  7. Event Coordination: Assist in organizing and coordinating sports events, tournaments, and competitions for grassroots participants. Manage logistics, scheduling, and communication to ensure successful and memorable experiences for all involved.
  8. Professional Development: Stay updated on the latest coaching techniques, training methodologies, and best practices in youth sports development. Take part in training programs, workshops, and continuing education opportunities to enhance your coaching skills and knowledge.
  9. Multicultural Sensitivity: Embrace and respect the diverse cultural backgrounds and identities of participants and colleagues. Foster an inclusive and supportive environment that celebrates diversity and promotes unity through sports.
  10. Passion for Sports and Education: Instill a lifelong love of sports and physical activity in young athletes while emphasizing the importance of education, character development, and personal growth. Serve as a positive role model and mentor both on and off the field.

Job Requirements:

  • Passion for Sports: Genuine enthusiasm for various sports and a desire to inspire and develop young athletes.
  • Coaching Experience: Previous experience coaching youth in various sports activities, preferably in a grassroots or community setting.
  • Technical Knowledge: Understanding of fundamental skills, rules, and strategies across multiple sports, including but not limited to soccer, basketball, volleyball, tennis, and athletics.
  • Communication Skills: Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to effectively interact with young athletes, parents, and fellow coaches.
  • Teaching Ability: Capacity to instruct and demonstrate sports techniques and strategies in a clear and engaging manner.
  • Leadership Skills: Demonstrated leadership ability to motivate and guide young athletes, fostering teamwork, sportsmanship, and personal development.
  • Patience and Empathy: Ability to work patiently with young athletes of varying skill levels and provide constructive feedback and encouragement.
  • Adaptability: Flexibility to adjust coaching methods and approaches to meet the needs and abilities of individual athletes and groups.
  • Safety Awareness: Knowledge of basic safety protocols and procedures to ensure the well-being of athletes during training and competitions.

Additional Information

Qualification

  • A bachelor’s degree in sports science, physical education, kinesiology, or a related field is often required coaching certifications relevant to the sports you will be coaching.
  • Experience working with athletes of various ages and skill levels is advantageous.
  • A deep understanding of the rules, techniques, and strategies of the sports you will be coaching is essential.

Educational Background

  • High school diploma or equivalent required.
  • Completion of coaching certification programs or relevant coursework in physical education, sports coaching, or a related field is preferred.
  • Previous experience playing sports at a competitive level is desirable but not mandatory.
  • First aid and CPR certification may be required, depending on local regulations and organizational policies.

About Qantara Sports

Qantara Sports is a global sports firm with significant expertise in the areas of Sports Education, Sports Consulting, Sports Facility Management, Sports Governance, Sports Policy, Sports Business, Sports Development, Sports Tourism, Sport Diplomacy, Sports Technology and Inclusivity. Qantara Sports uses deep industry expertise and rigorous analysis to deliver and implement successful nationwide projects and help private and public sports organizations achieve practical results with real impact.

Qantara Sports works with Governments, International & National Federations, Private entities, and Nonprofit Organizations, advising and supporting them to implement strategies that reach their objectives. Qantara can work across different backgrounds, environments and is thoughtful of the local culture. Qantara’s leadership team composition is an added value to the firm.

Our understanding of stakeholder relationships, cultural differences, client needs and project objectives, leads us to deliver on budget and on time with exceeding quality, rigor, and ethics. Qantara’s leadership team are highly specialized experts in sports governance, sports education, sports development, inclusivity, sports policy, sports diplomacy and in project management and project implementation in a volatile, cross cultural international environment. Qantara Sports aims to provide social impact and to deliver sustainable projects.
Qantara Sports has offices in UAE, KSA and Portugal.

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