Georgia Southwestern State University Department of Athletics invites applications for the position of Assistant Coach of Men’s Soccer. This is a part time, 10-month position reporting to the Head Coach of Men’s Soccer.
This position will be responsible for assisting the Head Coach in all aspects of coaching, recruiting and administering the men’s soccer program. Specific responsibilities, include, but are not limited to:
- Assist in design and execution of daily training sessions;
- Assist in development of team tactics and match analysis;
- Assist in managing year round strength and conditioning program;
- Assist in national recruitment of qualified student athletes;
- Assist in any administrative duties as assigned;
- Assist in maintaining team’s social media presence;
- Ability to train goalkeepers is a bonus but not required.
- A secondary responsibility in the department will be assigned as well.
Bachelor’s degree required, coaching and/or relevant competitive experience preferred; solid administrative skills and the ability to motivate staff and volunteers to achieve administrative goals; excellent written and oral communication skills; basic familiarity, appreciation and empathy with the role of intercollegiate athletics and its relationship to the College, and the capacity to articulate that role and interact comfortably with those individuals and constituency groups (student-athletes, alumni, coaches, parents, etc.) crucial to the advancement of athletics at GSW; high motivation with a capacity for independent work within the context of an intensely goal-oriented environment.
About Georgia Southwestern State University
Georgia Southwestern State University, the institution that cares. Located in beautiful Americus, Georgia, a vibrant college town, GSW is the type of university that provides an outstanding education in a warm, family like environment. Georgia Southwestern is small enough to ensure that every student counts, but large enough to offer the diversity and depth of programs necessary to prepare graduates for success in the world of the 21st century. A university rich in tradition, rife with energy, and ripe with opportunity, GSW is a great place to go to school. I encourage you to visit us. I am confident that if you see the campus, meet our faculty and staff, and discover all we have to offer, you will want to make Georgia Southwestern your university.