Sumter County Youth Soccer is made up of volunteers from coaches, referees to our board members. New to soccer? No problem, we will train you on some basics for coaching or refereeing. We are always in need of assistant coaches or assistant refs. To help out please apply as a volunteer @ www.eayso.org and contact Patrick Gross.
Currently we are also looking to fill the following positions. If you are interested in joining the board please send us an email about your interest and we will submit it for nomination among the current board members.
Open or looking to fill positions for the board:
Also looking for volunteers to help with the following:
- Coaches Job Description – The AYSO volunteer position of coach is intended to develop in players a positive image of themselves, their teammates, coaches, game officials, and opponents, and provide a good role model for players. Additionally, the coach will develop in his/her players the appropriate soccer skills as recommended in the AYSO coaching manuals.
- Assistant Coaches Job Description – The AYSO volunteer position of assistant coach is intended to help the head coach with all coaching responsibilities.
- Referees Job Description – The AYSO volunteer position of referee is intended to manage soccer matches played between teams of youth players in the age groups from U-5 to U-19 according to the AYSO National Rules and Regulations, the FIFA Laws of the Game and the training curriculum as specified in the AYSO National Referee Program. The referee is expected to cooperate with coaches and other officials to develop a positive self-image in the players and to provide a good role model for all AYSO participants.
All volunteers are required to go through a background check and also take the AYSO Safe Haven course and pass the certification test. Once you sign up as a volunteer on www.eayso.org you can then take the required AYSO Safe Haven training course and test www.aysotraining.org