SYSI Kids In the Park – Soccer Program Leader

Amateur Sport

Closes on: March 8, 2021

This is an excellent experience for someone interested in obtaining experience in leadership skills, program planning, coaching and sport facilitation. Excellent for students pursuing Recreation, Education and/or Kinesiology or who simply enjoy the sport of soccer, being outdoors and working with children.

Job Title: “Soccer Kids in the Park” Program Leader
Position Type: 33 hours per week
Employment: July 5 – August 19, 2021 ~ 10:30am – 5:15pm Monday to Thursday, 11:00am-5:00pm on Friday
Hourly Wage: Hourly $16.25 – $16.75/hour plus mileage
Positions Available: Four

Job Duties:

  • Ability to work with little to no supervision; work as a team with one other Soccer Program Leader.
  • Report mileage, receipts, timesheets and program attendance on a regular basis.
  • Travel to various playground sites within the City of Saskatoon instructing fun soccer drills to children ages 4 to 14 by following a set program schedule.


  • Must have played some soccer and enjoy the game.
  • Experience coaching and/or working with children.
  • Mandatory Coach Certifications/Training Prior to Start Date:
    • U7-U9 Fundamentals (Clinics can be completed online) ~ expense is reimbursed upon completion of course and submission of receipt
    • Respect in Sport – Free online course available
    • Making Headway – Free online course available
    • Making Ethical Decisions– Online Evaluation ~ expense is reimbursed upon completion of course and submission of receipt
    • 3-hour orientation and training session with SYSI Program Coordinator prior to start of program (between June 22-26, based on availability)
  • “Learn to Train” Coach Certification an asset.
  • Post-secondary student returning to school in the fall is preferred but not required.
  • Valid driver’s license and criminal record check with vulnerable sector.
  • Proper vehicle for transportation is required either from you or your co-worker.
  • Ability to start by July 5, 2021.
  • First Aid and CPR would be an asset but not required.

How to Apply:
Submit a resume no later than Monday, March 8, 2021. Due to the current pandemic only email and online applications will be accepted. Only those receiving an interview will be contacted. Apply early for the position may be filled prior to the application deadline.

Saskatoon Youth Soccer Inc.
150 Nelson Road
Saskatoon, SK S7S 1P5

Ph: 306-975-3414
Fax: 306-975-3416