Coaches Expectations

The coach has the sole responsibility for coaching the team, which includes:

• Selecting a team manager and approving any parental team support
• Selecting and deleting players from the team
• Determining tactics and formations
• Determining playing positions
• Determining playing time
• Determining times for training sessions
• Establishing and implementing training techniques and times in accordance with the format developed by the Director of Coaching
• Recruiting players within the Idaho Youth Soccer Organization guidelines
• Selecting tournaments in which the team will play with the recommendation of the DOC
• Secure substitute coach, with the guidance of the DOC, if for any reason the coach is unable to
attend a game/practice
• Ensure that uniform policy is enforced for practice and games
• Be available to parents to discuss players
• Keep good communication with the manager regarding team finances

In addition, the coach will:

  • Lead by example
  • Be ultimately responsible for the team regarding the enforcement of all club and team policies, procedures, rules, regulations, including the philosophy of the Club
  • Attend all scheduled club coaches meeting, including special meetings called by the Director of Coaching
  • At no time, handle any team or club funds, including the maintenance of bank accounts or accounting records.
  • Never forget that I represent Arsenal United FC