House League Program Ambassadors

 

VOLUNTEER POSITION DESCRIPTION

Organization: Guelph Soccer

POSITION:  House League Program Ambassador

LOCATION: Allocated fields for games and/or practices within in the City of Guelph

GOAL OF THE POSITION: To actively promote the philosophy of the club – To develop a stronger community one goal at a time. Each ambassador will follow the coach code of conduct and be a representative of Guelph Soccer while visiting fields and supporting the house league coaches of the Club.

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Support coaches on field by sampling drills or pre-game meetings.

  • Check-in with coaches to determine whether they need more resources, provide suggestions for pre-game practices and online resource links.

  • Step in when a coach is unavailable or has an unplanned absence.

 

POSITION BOUNDARIES:

  • Adhere to the Guelph Soccer Coaches Code of Conduct.

  • Never be alone with a player.

  • Not responsible for the transportation of players to and from practices and/or games.

 

RISK ASSESSMENT LEVEL: Low 

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Minimum age of 18 years.

  • Interested in and has knowledge of the game.

  • Able to use a fair-minded and a sportsperson like approach.

  • Patience, understanding and a good sense of humour are key.

 

TIME FRAME: Outdoor (May – Sept) – time commitment of approximately two hours per week. Flexible scheduling.

 

TRAINING AND SUPERVISION:

  • Ambassador training is offered by the Club staff.

  • Support is offered by the General Manager and Technical team.

 

BENEFITS:

  • To help develop a stronger community one goal at a time.

  • Guelph Soccer branded golf shirt and jacket.

 

APPLICATION PROCESS:

 

Sara Orrell