Frequently Asked Questions
What level of players will I be working with?
Players that attend our training programs include beginners playing at the recreational level, as well as intermediate and advanced players at the club and elite level.
What types of employment options are available?
- Full Schedule – required to be available 5 evenings per week plus weekends
- Part Schedule – required to be available 2/3 evenings per week plus weekends
- Junior Coach – part time position during the summer for young, aspiring coaches looking to gain youth soccer coaching experience.
What exactly will my job entail?
Coaches will provide quality, supplemental training to players, attend mandatory staff training and coach education, and complete player evaluations/admin tasks as assigned.
What does the selection and interview process entail?
Interested candidates should apply online as positions become available. Based on review of your online application, a phone interview will be scheduled. Candidates that are successful in the phone interview stage will be invited to a recruitment event, consisting of on-field assessment and in-person interview.
Is visa sponsorship available for these coaching positions?
No, visa sponsorship is not provided for coaching with Atlanta United Youth Department.
What is the compensation structure?
Compensation rates vary based upon experience and coaching qualifications (USSF, United Soccer Coaches or foreign equivalent).
Do I need a driver's license and my own vehicle?
All coaches are required to have a valid driver's license and reliable transportation.
Will I receive a coaching uniform and equipment?
All coaches will receive an official ATL UTD coaching uniform and coaching equipment to deliver coaching sessions.
Will I get the opportunity to take coaching courses?
In addition to our ongoing coach education program, all hired coaches will have the opportunity to take coaching courses during off peak seasons. Course fees are not covered by Atlanta United Youth Department.
Will I be able to get involved with the ATL UTD First Team, ATL UTD 2 or ATL UTD Academy?
Periodically, ATL UTD Youth staff will have the opportunity to observe ATL UTD First Team practices as well as attend coach education workshops with guest presenters from our professional teams and academy.
How do I apply?
Interested candidates are encouraged to complete our Online Youth Coach Interest Form or apply directly for positions on blankfamilyofbusinesses.com.