Soccer for Success is hiring!

Soccer for Success is the U.S. Soccer Foundation’s innovative youth development program offered free to participants in grades K-8. Brought to Western New York children through the Independent Health Foundation and Algonquin Sports, Soccer for Success is looking for head coaches, youth development assistants and volunteers who want to:

  • Help use soccer as a tool to combat childhood obesity.
  • Promote healthy lifestyles for children in under-resourced communities.

All Soccer for Success staff are hired directly through Algonquin Sports. 

General Requirements

Must be 18+ to be a head and/or assistant coach.

Must be able to pass a background check.

Staff will need to be able to legally work in the United States in order to be a paid staff member.

Indoor Sessions

Practice from October-December and January-April. 

3 days a week for 60-90 minutes during the after-school time frame.

Start and end time will vary depending on school.


Outdoor Sessions

Practice from April-June and July-September. 

3 days a week for 90 minutes at various parks throughout the City of Buffalo.

6:00pm - 7:30pm


Think you're ready? Apply today!