Allegheny College, a member of the NCAA Division III and North Coast Athletic Conference (NCAC), is currently seeking applications to fill an Assistant Men’s Soccer Coaching position. This is a full-time, eleven-month position that includes medical coverage and a competitive salary. The ideal candidate is seeking advanced experience in the college coaching profession and will be provided professional development opportunities as a part of this program. A Bachelor’s degree is required; however a master’s degree is preferred.
One of the nation’s oldest liberal arts colleges, Allegheny College celebrated its bicentennial in 2015. A selective residential college in Meadville, Pennsylvania, north of Pittsburgh near Lake Erie, Allegheny is one of 40 colleges featured in Loren Pope’s “Colleges That Change Lives.” Allegheny College is known nationally as a place where students with unusual combinations of interests, skills and talents excel. In its 2018 rankings, U.S. News & World Report recognized Allegheny among the top six Most Innovative national liberal arts colleges in the country.
The Chronicle of Higher Education ranks Allegheny as one of the best colleges in the nation to work for, specifically in the areas of compensation and benefits. Allegheny has a total undergraduate enrollment of just under 2,000 with students from 46 states [plus AE, AP, DC, GU, PR, VI] and 65 countries. The College’s picturesque location is ideal for outdoor recreation, with eight freshwater lakes, ski areas and recreational opportunities all within easy reach.
Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to: Assist head coach with the organization and direction of all aspects of a competitive men’s soccer program. Experience in recruiting quality student-athletes and expertise with Front Rush required. Specific responsibilities include coaching goalkeepers, executing goalkeeper training sessions and evaluations; regular practice sessions and game preparation; and assist with overseeing the administrative process for team travel, program budgets, public/alumni relations and promoting the philosophy and objectives of the Department of Athletics and Recreation. The successful candidate should have the ability to analyze team video, scout opponents, as well as understand the Division III philosophy and thrive in an extremely motivated, team oriented atmosphere. Event management and summer facility responsibilities will also be assigned by the Athletic Director.
Please submit a letter of application, resume, and provide contact information for at least three references to Allegheny College, 520 N. Main Street, Meadville, PA 16335 or by e-mail to email@example.com. Please place “Assistant Men’s Soccer Search” in the subject line of the email. Review of applications will begin immediately with an anticipated start date of May 1, 2019. An offer of employment is contingent upon the successful completion of an extensive background check.
Allegheny College is an Equal Opportunity Employer with a strong commitment to diversity, inclusion, and equity. Women, veterans, individuals with disabilities, and members of other underrepresented groups are highly encouraged to apply. Allegheny does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, or national origin.