Soccer, Head Mens Coach

College Sports
Jul 01, 2017
Jul 29, 2017
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time
The University of Saint Joseph seeks a dynamic, experienced Head Men?s Soccer Coach. The Head Soccer coach is responsible for executing the organization, administration and coaching of the Men?s Soccer program. This is a full-time, 10-month position, reporting to the Director of Athletics.

RESPONSIBILITIES (include but are not limited to):

  • Develop and implement a comprehensive recruiting and retention program.

  • Organize and teach individual skill instruction for players.

  • Create an appropriate academic culture for team members and provide adequate academic monitoring, support and counseling for student-athletes.

  • Promote the Soccer program both on and off campus.

  • Plan and execute practice sessions that challenge student-athletes and develop their skills and team play.

  • Coordinate and oversee all team travel and recruiting trips.

  • Manage the Men?s Soccer budget while exercising full fiscal responsibility.

  • Ensure compliance within NCAA and GNAC rules and regulations, fundraising and supervision of assistant coach.

  • Drive passenger vans as required.


  • Bachelor's degree required, Master's degree preferred.

  • 2-3year's experience in coaching and recruiting at the college level.

  • Knowledge of NCAA Division III rules and regulations.

  • AED, CPR, and First Aid certified.

  • Valid driver's license in good standing.

  • Excellent oral and written skills and ability to communicate comfortably with students, colleagues, and external constituents.

  • Extensive knowledge of both technical and tactical skills.

  • Commitment to the academic and athletic success of the student-athlete and to the highest of ethical standards.

  • Cultural competency to work with diverse student and/or employee population.

  • Exhibits a high level of professionalism, leadership, creative problem solving, diplomacy, negotiation and sales skills, and the ability to manage complex projects with minimal supervision.

  • Professional, courteous demeanor and appearance; ability to engage positively and work professionally with students, faculty, staff and administration and represent the University professionally to the public.

  • Physical ability to perform the essential functions of the position, with or without reasonable accommodation.

    GRADE 23; salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.

    To apply, please email a cover letter, resume, salary requirements and professional references.

    The University of Saint Joseph is building a culturally diverse faculty & staff, and strongly encourages applications from female and minority candidates.