The Assistant Coach works under the direction of the Head Soccer Coach. The Goalkeeper Coach provides coaching expertise and instruction and assists the head coach in the effective management and administration of the soccer program.
Plan and supervise goalkeeper training sessions at practices and games. Develop goalkeeper technical skills and competence. Develop goalkeepers’ understanding of team play and defensive systems. Develop goalkeepers’ leadership capacity. Skills in training and instructing the game of soccer.
Strong commitment to the development of student-athletes. Provide an example of leadership and sportsmanlike conduct.
REQUIRED: Bachelor’s degree.
Previous successful goalkeeping coaching or playing experience at the club or collegiate level.
Must have excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills.
PREFERRED: United Soccer Coaches Goalkeeping Diploma
About Wentworth Institute of Technology
Founded in 1904, Wentworth Institute of Technology offers bachelor's degrees in architecture, design, engineering, technology, and management of technology. Wentworth provides an education that balances classroom theory with laboratory/studio practice and work experience through its strong co-op program. Nearly 3,000 students attend this coeducational institution, located on a 30-acre campus on Huntington Avenue across from Boston's Museum of Fine Arts. Wentworth offers high value in technology-based, career-oriented, affordable higher education on a small, supportive campus in the heart of a major urban center.
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