The Richard Bland College of William & Mary is currently seeking a Head Men’s Soccer Coach. Richard Bland College is a member of the NJCAA and a member of Region 10. Reporting to the Director of Athletics, the Head Men’s Soccer Coach is responsible for all phases of the soccer program in accordance to National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) rules and philosophies. Primary duties include the education and development of the student athlete. This includes instruction on how to perform their sport, balance academic and athletic commitments, and maintain their health, work as a team both in their sport and as part of the school.
Specific Responsibilities Include: •Recruit and retain qualified student-athletes and ensure timely submission of their academic records for admissions; responsible for meeting the college-identified annual recruiting goal for the program. •Develop strategies to motivate individual and team athletic performance along with appropriate personal and social conduct both on-campus and off-campus •Plan and execute practices and game preparation and coach in-game •Provide management and direction to assistant coaching staff and training personnel •Participate in the development and management of the team budget •Coordinate team travel and required documentation; follow College policies and procedures •Plan and conduct soccer camps •Actively participate in campus programs and manage the development and coordination of community service projects for team members •Perform additional responsibilities of a faculty or staff member at the college as assigned
NOTE: In addition to duties as the Head Men’s Soccer Coach, incumbent will perform additional responsibilities of a faculty or staff member at the college as assigned.
• An undergraduate degree in Sports Management or a relevant discipline • Prior coaching experience (High School or College) or collegiate playing experience • Strong interpersonal, organizational and communication skills; ability to effectively interact with faculty, staff and students • Valid driver’s license • Demonstrated experience developing an exceptional student-athlete and fostering the positive growth of players in all aspects of their athletic and academic lives • Enthusiastic commitment to the Richard Bland College mission, vision and the goals of the RBC strategic plan?
Additional Salary Information: Commensurate with experience
Internal Number: FA139
About Richard Bland College
Richard Bland Athletics’ mission is to provide an exceptional student-athlete experience, serve as a source of pride for the College and community, and create citizen leaders through a commitment of Nothing Less Than Excellence with the ultimate goal to win regional and national championships.
Richard Bland College is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.