This programme is a unique opportunity to develop essential skills, for personal growth and experiencing a different culture.
Volunteers will receive an intensive coaching course to prepare for the field. You will be trained to be able to put on fun, engaging, instructive and safe sessions - that correspond with the organisation's philosophy.
Desirable Qualities: Experience coaching/playing, excellent communication skills, leadership skills, approachable and understanding, enthusiastic and able to build positive relationship with other coaches and players. Knowledge of Spanish is desirable.
A Typical Day for a volunteer:
MONDAY - FRIDAY:
MORNING: Review training session from previous day and plan following session.
AFTERNOON: Coach two sessions with your coaching partner.
EVENING: Free time to relax, cool-off with a swim in the Bacalar Lagoon or walk around town.
Match day - take the girls to competitive matches and/or tournaments.
Go on an adventure to a nearby sight and explore the Yucatán Peninsula!
Play football with GU staff and locals