Teaneck Junior Soccer League (TJSL) is a nonprofit, all-volunteer organization to promote soccer in Teaneck. Over 1,000 children play every year.

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REC Soccer:  Volunteer Roles

 

As a nonprofit, all-volunteer organization, TJSL is dependent on our participating families to fill critical roles in order for our league to operate. Family members that volunteer on a team become eligible for a refund of their Family Volunteer Fee at the end of the season.
 

U06 Coaches

  • Assist a professional trainer during the one-hour sessions on Sunday afternoons
     
  • Distribute uniforms and send team emails
     
  • Requirements
    • Be at least 14 years of age
    • Complete a background check
    • Complete an online certification class
       

U07 Coaches

  • Manage a 4v4 scrimmage with another co-coach (subbing players, providing direction, encouraging players) on Sunday afternoons
     
  • Distributes uniforms and sends team emails
     
  • Requirements
    • Be at least 14 years of age
    • Complete a background check
    • Complete an online certification class
       

U09-U16 Coaches

  • Run a weekly one-hour practice and manage the weekly game with a co-coach (most games are on Sunday afternoons)
     
  • Distributes uniforms and sends team emails
     
  • Requirements
    • Be at least 14 years of age
    • Complete a background check
    • Complete an online certification class
       

U09-U16 Assistant to the Youth Coaches

  • Youth Coach(es) runs practices and manages games
     
  • Assistant to the Youth Coach attends all sessions (practices & games) and helps with players on the bench and sideline
     
  • Helps distribute uniforms and send team emails
     
  • Requirements
    • Be at least 14 years of age
    • Complete a background check 
    • Complete an online certification class