Assure that athletic activities are conducted in accordance with the College and United States Collegiate Athletic Association policies. Incorporates the philosophy of the Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College curriculum into the philosophy and practice of the particular sport. This is a part-time position during the sports season requiring weekend and evening work.
Essential Job Responsibilities:
Serve as Assistant Coach for Soccer.
Assist in recruiting efforts.
Assists the head coach in scheduling and providing transportation.
Assists in preparing events and practices.
Attends all practices and games.
Carries out scouting assignments as outlined by the Head Coach.
Provide student-athletes the necessary time and resources to succeed academically.
Promotes the sport on and off campus.
Maintains good relationship with alumnus, parents, officials, volunteers and fans.
Performs other duties as requested by the Head Coach.
Bachelor’s degree preferred.
Previous coaching experience in assigned sport.
Recruiting experience preferred.
Substantial knowledge of the technical aspects of the sport and examine new theories pertinent to the field.
Ability to work in a team setting and work effectively with a variety of audiences and departments.
Understanding of student development.
Ability to balance student needs and take on an institutional perspective.