This position reports to the Sr. Associate Athletics Director, and will be responsible to develop, direct, and manage a women’s soccer program competing in the NCAA, Division I. The Head Coach is responsible for all program components including, but not limited to, planning, organizing, recruiting, budgeting, and scheduling. In addition, the duties include fund-raising, developing camps and clinics, assisting in the promotion of the athletic program and the University, and other responsibilities as assigned.
Bachelor’s degree required, master’s degree preferred. Also required is a successful record of coaching women’s soccer, preferably on the intercollegiate level; working knowledge and commitment to following NCAA rules; demonstrated success in recruiting players capable of succeeding academically, athletically and socially; and proven ability to establish positive and effective working relationships with student-athletes, administrators, faculty, staff and the University community. Experience as an Assistant or Head Coach at the Division 1 level and experience in fundraising and public relations is desirable.
California State University, Bakersfield is a member of the twenty-three California State University System and enrolls approximately 10,000 students. The greater Bakersfield community has a sports-oriented population of approximately 450,000 people and is located in the southern San Joaquin Valley. The climate is semi-arid with clear, dry, warm summers and mild winters.
Priority closing is January 26, 2018; however, the position will remain Open until Filled.
In order to apply, please direct a letter of application, accompanied by a resume of experience and pertinent data, and at least three references (names and telephone numbers) to:
California State University, Bakersfield is a member of the twenty-three Campus State University System and enrolls approximately 8,000 students. We are an NCAA Division I Athletic program. The greater Bakersfield has a sports oriented population of approximately 450,000 people and is located in the southern San Joaquin Valley.