The Head Coach is responsible for overseeing all facets of the men’s soccer program at Keuka College. This includes comprehensive duties such as recruiting, eligibility management, practice and game planning, budget oversight, scheduling, and travel coordination.
- Develop and implement a competitive program in alignment with the athletic department's vision.
- Create and execute a comprehensive recruitment strategy, meeting or exceeding annual recruitment goals.
- Maintain or exceed optimal roster size annually.
- Support compliance efforts, monitor academic success, and contribute to the personal growth of student-athletes.
- Prepare and manage a fiscally responsible program with an annual balanced budget.
- Effectively teach individual skills, team concepts, and competitive values.
- Plan and execute practice, conditioning, strength sessions, and game plans.
- Demonstrate leadership, sportsmanship, and mature conduct as the head coach.
- Support annual fundraising and alumni outreach in collaboration with the Director of Athletics and Office of Development.
- Adhere to all NCAA, conference, and college rules and regulations.
- Bachelor's degree required, Master's preferred.
- At least two years of coaching or playing experience is preferred.
- Must have time management flexibility and be able to sustain long work hours, including evenings, early mornings, and weekends.
- Ability to effectively communicate both verbally and in writing.
- Understand and uphold a high level of integrity and complete confidentiality at all times.
- Ability to be sensitive to and respond to the needs and concerns of all constituents of the College.
- Ability to work under pressure with a high tolerance for interruptions and collaborate with diverse groups of people.