South Central Premier

Juan Carlos Parra

Coaching Experience

Current

SCP Head Coach 2008 Boys & 2007 Boys

Past

Pateadores WA Director of Player Development

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Create and implement coach development curriculum for all coaches in the club
  • Evaluate effectiveness of development program and report outcomes to
  • Director of Soccer Operations
  • Develop and monitor club coach standards and expectations
  • Facilitate coach education programming
  • Manage day to day coach operations under the supervision of the Director of Soccer Operations
  • Responsible for all coach inquiries
  • Oversee club coaching
  • Create relationships to bring in quality coaches to the club
  • Oversee player development and help the boys and girls directors create
  • Curriculum and player development plans for all teams and ages.
  • Measure coach performance and coach development
  • Provide college recruiting education to the club members and coaches
  • Organize college recruiting education seminar for club parents and players

Puerto Rican Women's National Team Sept 2019 - March 2020

San Juan, Puerto Rico, Concacaf Olympic Qualification

  • Prepare plan and supervise training sessions to develop general fitness and specific soccer skills. To manage a team of coaches who focus on specific areas, such as defensive or offensive play, or goalkeeping. During training sessions, they practice tactics for specific plays such as free kicks or corner kicks.
  • To annually prepare them for international competition in CONCACAF / FIFA events

Inter Atlanta Jan-2017 - Dec 2018

Atlanta, GA Technical Director

  • Implemented and set the technical direction of the club across the Girls and Boys Programs.
  • Created age-appropriate training curriculum that developed player's skills, coordination, balance and agility while having fun playing soccer.

Weston FC Mar 2015 - Dec 2017

Weston, FL Technical Director for Premier Program and Director of Coaching - Girls

  • Implemented and set the technical direction for the Premier coaching staff across the Girls and Boys Programs.
  • Created age-appropriate training curriculum that developed player's skills, coordination, balance and agility while having fun playing soccer.

Atlanta Fire United Jan 2013- Feb 2015

Atlanta, GA Executive Director of Coaching

  • Implemented and set the technical direction for the Premier coaching staff across the Girls and Boys Programs.
  • Created age-appropriate training curriculum that developed player's skills, coordination, balance and agility while having fun playing soccer.

Weston FC 2005 - 2013

Weston, FL Technical Director for Premier Program and Director of Coaching - Girls 2008 - 2013

  • Implemented and set the technical direction for the Premier coaching staff across the Girls and Boys Programs.
  • Created age-appropriate training curriculum that developed player's skills, coordination, balance and agility while having fun playing soccer.

Director of Coaching - Boys 2005 - 2008

  • Followed the US soccer player's manual to develop players.
  • Created age-appropriate training curriculum that developed player's skills, coordination, balance and agility while having fun playing soccer.
  • Developed techniques that placed greater premium on ball control to assist players to maintain control while seeking out other players in space.

Atlanta Fire United 2002 - 2005

Atlanta, GA Elite Program Staff Coach

  • Developed Technical skills and coach multiple boys and girls team.
  • Assisted the Director of Coaching with clinics and specific teams.

Education/Certification

  • USSF "A" License and National Youth License
  • USSF "A" Training Center Staff Coach
  • NSCAA Director of Coaching Diploma.
  • ID2 US Club Soccer Staff Coach and SuperY ODP Coach.
  • Coerver Coaching License

Professional Playing Experience

  • New York Metro Stars
  • Miami Fusion
  • New England Revolution
  • Colorado Rapids
  • Trained in Italy with AC Milan and in England with Sunderland F.C.
  • Member of the US U-20 National Team in 1997 FIFA U-20 World Cup (Malaysia 1997)
  • Member of the US U-23 National Team (1998-2000)
  • First player ever signed to MLS Project 40