Denison University invites applications for the position of Assistant Women’s Soccer Coach. Denison University is an institution with a strong athletic tradition and competes in the NCAA Division III and the North Coast Athletic Conference. Participation in intercollegiate sports at Denison is an integral part of our educational mission. Under the direction of Head Coach Gail Murphy, the women’s soccer program has posted a record of 299-119-44 and made 14 trips to the NCAA National Tournament. Responsibilities: Assist the Head Women’s Soccer Coach with the administration of the women’s soccer program and the recruitment of student-athletes. Duties include assisting the head coach with team selection, practices, on field coaching, game day preparation, scouting, and developing and applying team rules. Assist with administrative duties such as scheduling, team travel arrangements, monitoring academic progress of students, supervising student workers, working with the equipment staff on the distribution and maintenance of athletic equipment, and providing the Sports Information Office with appropriate information for publications and press releases. Identify, assess, and recruit qualified prospective student-athletes, participate in Admissions Office events. Operate program within University, NCAC, and NCAA Division III rules and regulations. Perform other coaching or administrative duties for the department as assigned, which could include teaching physical education activity courses. Participate actively in the university community and serve on appropriate university and department committees. Contract Term: The position is a full-time, ten-month (August to May,) annual administrative appointment with full administrative benefits. Scheduled working hours vary including nights, weekends and some holidays. Denison University is an academically rigorous liberal arts college with an increasingly diverse campus community. It offers a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package. Denison is located in the village of Granville, 30 minutes from Columbus, Ohio, the state capital, which hosts a wide range of cultural and artistic opportunities. Granville also offers an excellent public school system and easy access to outdoor activities. For additional information on the position or to apply for the position, go to employment.denison.edu. The position will remain open until filled. To achieve our mission as a liberal arts college, we continually strive to foster a diverse campus community, which recognizes the value of all persons regardless of religion, race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, disability, or socio-economic background. For additional information and resources about diversity at Denison, please see our Diversity Guide. Denison University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Qualification: A bachelor’s degree is required. Candidates must be able to demonstrate the ability to coach women’s soccer on the college level. Experience in training and developing goalkeepers is preferred. Experience working with recruiting database technology preferred. Candidates should have successful experience in recruiting and retaining student-athletes and possess an understanding of NCAA Division III and conference rules and regulations. Candidates need to possess a strong work ethic and excellent problem solving, interpersonal and organizational skills. Candidates must be able to demonstrate an understanding of and/or experience in a residential, liberal arts college environment and relate well to students, fellow department members, and other colleagues. Must have a current, valid driver’s license and must be insurable under Denison’s liability insurance policy.
Internal Number: S 121300749
About Denison University
Denison University is an academically rigorous liberal arts college with an increasingly diverse campus community. It offers a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package. Denison is located in the village of Granville, 30 minutes from Columbus, Ohio, the state capitol, which hosts a wide range of cultural and artistic opportunities. Granville also offers an excellent public school system and easy access to outdoor activities.