American Football Coach


Last Updated: 30th September 2019 (over 2 years ago)

Address
China

E-mail
Locked

Phone Number
Locked

Gender
Male

Age Range
25 to 34

Qualification Level
Degree

Languages
English, Russian, Ukrainian

Summary

I’m currently looking for a position as PE teacher or an American football coach preferably in Shanghai. As you will see from my work experience, I have a good football background both as a coach and a player and I’m looking for an opportunity to utilize my knowledge and love for the game and the kids to grow the interest in football in China.

WORK EXPERIENCE
From January 2019 till nowadays
American Football Coach, Skyway Youth American Football Academy (Shanghai, China)

Making class plans, managing teams (e.g. arranging games, communicating with parents etc.), conducting classes for kids 3-14 years old, coordinating games (offense and defense). In August 2019 my U15 team was invited to participate in a tryout to the first China National Team and it was considered the best team of the tournament.

From 2012 till 2018
American Football Player and Coach (Odessa/Kiev, Ukraine)
I’ve been playing for 3 different teams in this time span (Odessa Pirates, Kiev Jokers and Odessa Storms). In each of the team I’ve proven to be a reliable leader on and off the field. I was involved in conducting weekly practices and also organizing team’s off the field activities (e.g. promo events, interviews, various projects etc.).

From November 2013 to august 2014
English Teacher at “Stonehenge” Language Study Centre (Odessa, Ukraine)
Teacher of English (age 16 and older), chairman of the English Speaking Club

EDUCATION AND TRAINING
January 2019
USA Football Certification
I’ve successfully completed the USA Football training as Flag Football and Youth Tackle Football Coach on 03/01/2019.

July 2018
American Football Clinic (Chisinau, Moldova)
I’ve completed a course at the American Football Clinic organized by the Consulate of the USA in Moldova and Chisinau “Sentinels”. The course was conducted by coaches Daryl Hayes and Nathaniel Hayes (Saint Johns’ Catholic Prep). The course included introduction to basic football rules, learning every position on the field and basic rules of preparing a meaningful practice.

September 2008 – June 2013
Department of the Organic Chemistry, Odessa National University, Ukraine
Bachelor in Chemistry and Education

PERSONAL SKILLS
Mother tongue(s): Ukrainian, Russian
Other languages: English (bilingual proficiency), Spanish (basic), Hindi (basic)
Communication skills:
• Teamwork: was a volunteer and helped with the preparation for the Odessa International Film Festival 2012;
• Intercultural skills: Linkin Park tour manager assistant.
Organizational / managerial skills
• Organization skills: actively participated in organization of team events; for 2 years has been actively coordinating volunteers at Music and Film festivals.
• Planning and conducting practices for kids (4-14 years old)
Job-related skills
• Ability to work with a lot of information, communicating with clients and skilled with different stage equipment.
• I am the winner of the city competition in basketball and participant in the local basketball league; have been playing American football since 2013 (bronze medal of the Ukrainian championship)
Computer skills
• Microsoft Office, Internet, OS X, iOS, various CRMs ( e.g. Selena), ticketing systems (e.g. Kayako, Zendesk etc.).
Other skills:
Time management, multi-tasking, ability to work within strict time-limits without quality compromising, punctuality, high level of responsibility and reliability

Experience

Skyway Youth American Football Academy
American Football Coach

   Jan 2019
— Current

Making class plans, managing teams (e.g. arranging games, communicating with parents etc.), conducting classes for kids 3-14 years old, coordinating games (offense and defense). In August 2019 my U15 team was invited to participate in a tryout to the first China National Team and it was considered the best team of the tournament.

Ad
Ad
Ad