The Harris-Stowe State Head Soccer Coach position is responsible for managing all aspects of the Men and Women’s Soccer program. The ideal candidate would lead student athletes by example, coach athletic and academic excellence; modeling the NAIA Live 5. The Soccer coach is expected to build a program to championship status through development, supervising. The Head Soccer Coach is responsible for planning and directing the recruitment, conditioning, training, and performance of student athletes, along with fiscal program management, for the Harris-Stowe State University Soccer Programs. This position reports to the Director of Intercollegiate Athletics. This is a professional head coaching position and all of the duties of the position must be conducted in adherence with the policies, rules, and regulations of the NAIA, the America Midwest Conference and Harris-Stowe State University. Employees in this job class may be subject to the terms and conditions of an employment contract which is typically subject to review and renewal on an annual basis. This position directs two part-time Assistant Coaches in leading each team performance.
Education & Experience Requirements:
Position requires Bachelor's degree, three years of successful Head Soccer coaching experience on the collegiate level. Position also requires extensive recruiting, coaching techniques and skills, camp coordination and facilitation, community service, teambuilding, and fundraising experience. Field maintenance, NAIA eligibility and compliance experience is preferred.
- Must have the ability to sit and stand for extended periods; exhibit manual dexterity to dial a telephone, see and read a computer screen and printed material with or without vision aids; hear and understand speech at normal levels, outdoors and on the telephone; speak in audible tones so that others may understand clearly.
- Must have the physical agility to lift up to 25 pounds to shoulder height and 50 pounds to waist height; and to bend, to stoop, to sit on the floor, to climb stairs, to walk and to reach overhead.