Jaewoo Kim

Tel. (619) 922-4691
Email: jaewoo@lagalaxysd.com

LICENSES HELD: USSF C Soccer Coaching License; Korea C Soccer Coaching License

PROFESSIONAL COACHING EXPERIENCE
ZEST FC (Premier Development League team), San Diego, CA
Assistant coach, Path 2Pro 2017 – present:

  • Primarily focused on players on track for major league in the US’ MLS or Japan’s J League
  • Brought talent to the US from Japan and Korea, trained players and facilitated entry into professional teams domestically and internationally
  • Selected players from universities in the US and Japan

SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA CLUB TEAMS 2013 – present
LA Galaxy: Carlsbad, CA, BU11 – 14, Head Coach 2014
Lennox Academy: Lennox, CA, Assistant Coach 2013
Exiles Soccer Club: Los Angeles, CA, Assistant Coach 2013

  • Created and executed on 20 minute physical training plans three times a week for a team of 18 high school soccer players, supported by head coach
  • Led 20 minute technical drills for the team, supported tactic skills

SNP, KIMPO SOCCER CLUB Kimpo, Korea
Founder, Owner and Head Coach, 2009 – 2011

  • Created and managed first professional-track team in region, cultivated client relationships, grew business 10x within 1 year through concentrated marketing efforts and word-of-mouth, expanded clientele from recreational (once a week) to competitive players (twice a week)
  • Developed customized soccer practice schedules focused on improving specific skills for players
  • Improved rank from last to first in the league within 2 years

SOO YONG MIDDLE SCHOOL/ GYEONG JU HIGH SCHOOL Busan, Korea
Soccer Coach and Advisor, 2008 – 2009

  • Coached varsity players, improved their soccer skills through group, tactical and individual training
  • Instructed soccer players how to best train physically to maximize results during gametime
  • Created customized schedules which focused on development of students’ abilities
  • Analyzed students’ strengths and weaknesses, created strategies to improve their game
  • Mentored students on athletics and schoolwork, advised students on communal living, maintained relationships with them through their school years

PROFESSIONAL SOCCER EXPERIENCE
MOHA MEDAN SOCCER Dhaka, Bangledesh
Professional Soccer Player, Center Forward 2007 – 2008

  • Led the team to achieve second place in the Southeast Asia, Pro League; lead scorer

SUSAN SHI-CHUNG Choong chung, Korea
Professional Soccer Player, Center Forward 2004 – 2006

  • Member of the Korean National League

EDUCATION
MIRACOSTA COMMUNITY COLLEGE – Oceanside, CA Kinesiology – Human science 2015 – Present
USC PHYSICAL THERAPY CENTER Los Angeles, CA

  • Physical Therapy Intern 2012 – 2013

KYUNG-IL UNIVERSITY Daegu, Korea

  • Bachelor of Engineering – Industrial Chemistry/ Professional-track soccer player 2000 – 2004