Become a US Elite Coach/Mentor

Screen Shot 2015-09-17 at 2.10.57 PMUS Elite Baseball considers coaches to be the most important position in the organization. They  have the greatest opportunity to make a positive and lasting impact on our players.  Therefore, US Elite is extremely selective when hiring coaches. This is what makes the US Elite organization so special.

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Coaching Position Description

Coaches are either assigned to a team, create their own team, or convert an existing team to US Elite.  

Coaches are responsible for the following:

  • Holding tryouts and selecting players
  • Managing team roster
  • Establishing a budget for the team
  • Coaching the team
  • Creating the tournament/game schedule
  • Registering for tournaments
  • Scheduling practices and running practices
  • Enforcing US Elite policy and procedures
  • Communicating regularly with players/parents

What US Elite coaches DON’T have to do:

  • Collect money
  • Handle uniforms
  • Schedule travel
  • Book hotels
  • Bookkeeping
  • Player registrations
  • Customer support
  • Manage a website
  • Buy baseballs and other gear

Compensation

Compensation is discussed during the personal interview process.

Ideal Coach Candidate

The ideal coach has an extensive and successful background in baseball and a strong understanding of the game at a high level. He has an outstanding reputation and is of high character. He has strong leadership skills. He is an effective communicator and has the ability to teach the game. He is able to manage many types of people. He has a strong personal interest in developing young men first, and baseball players second. He is passionate and full of energy, and most importantly, he wants to build meaningful relationships with his players and make a difference in their lives.

Apply for position

Every application is reviewed in great detail and all qualified applicants will receive an initial phone interview. If you feel you are qualified for a coaching position please complete the online application below.