Highland Community College is a public institution located in Highland, Kansas, a NJCAA Division II program and a member of the Kansas Jayhawk Community College Conference. This is a full-time 10-month contract with benefits including single coverage/health dental insurance paid by the College. Position will be available August 1, 2021.
SUMMARY This position assists in the coordination of the HCC Women's Soccer program by performing all duties assigned by the Head Coach and Athletic Director to the best of their ability and in a professional manner.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
-Attend coaches' meetings and clinics for professional growth.
-Attend and take part in the in-service training provided by the Head Coach.
-Be familiar with and follow the policies of Highland Community College, the NJCAA, and the Kansas Jayhawk Community College Conference.
-Assist the Head Coach in recruiting activities.
-Attend all practices, workouts, and home and away contests in the Women's Soccer Program.
-Remain until all participants have left facilities or designate a responsible person to remain.
-Teach sportsmanship and set an example of good moral and physical behavior.
-Help manage the teams' social media accounts and promote the program through marketing and social media.
-Work continually with the Athletic Director and other coaches to upgrade the total athletic program.
-Teach fundamentals, techniques, etc., as directed by the Head Coach.
-Assume responsibility of assisting the head coach, under his/her supervision, in performing assigned responsibilities.
-Assist the Head Coach with driving responsibilities to away contests.
-Be loyal to the Head Coach and his/her program.
-Attend other activities of the school as often as possible.
Must have a valid driver's license with no major infractions within the past five years.
Must be eligible to work for any employer without sponsorship. HCC does not provide sponsorship to work in the U.S.
Additional Salary Information: College pays single coverage health/dental insurance. Housing may be available at low cost.
About Highland Community College
Highland Community College, chartered on February 9, 1858, making it the first institution of higher education in Kansas, is a fully accredited, comprehensive, public two-year college. The main campus is located in the small town of Highland in Doniphan County in the northeast corner of Kansas. The town, with a population of approximately 900 people, is in an area characterized by wooded hills, rolling pastures, agricultural abundance, and friendly communities. Although its taxing district includes only Doniphan County, the College has a state-designated service area of eight other adjoining counties.
With a wide range of instructional programs, the College offers a solid transfer curriculum including several associate degree options, as well as certificate programs and job-specific training. On-campus enrollment is 600+. An additional 2,500+ students are served in the nine county service area that has four regional centers. Those four sites are located in Atchison, Baileyville, Perry and Wamego, Kansas. The regional program contributes a significant portion of the College’s credit hour generation and full-time equivalency. Finally, a full offering of online courses provides th...e opportunity for students to complete their learning completely online.
Highland Community College has traditionally filled the role of providing higher education courses for students intending to transfer to a four-year institution and complete a bachelor’s degree. In addition to its traditional transfer opportunities, the College also provides innovative technical education opportunities as a result of a merger with Northeast Kansas Technical College. The HighlandTechnical Center offers 13 certificate programs in 4 technical divisions: Construction Trades, Transportation, Business & Computers, and Health Services. The College also works with area businesses to provide custom training in technical areas and is excited to be a leader in technical education, being among the first technical institutions in the Midwest to offer expanded curriculum in instruction of waterborne automotive paints and hybrid-diesel electric training.
Highland Community College offers eleven varsity sports and is a member of the Kansas Jayhawk Conference, the National Junior College Athletic Association, and competes in Region VI.
Enviable campus apartment housing for 400 students, a Stadium Center with a newly turfed football field; a new track and soccer field; auditorium and dining facilities; a Wellness Center which sports a fitness area, six lane track, batting cages, and basketball/volleyball/tennis courts, all of which are available to the students and the general public new athletic weight room; a caring student support services program; comfortable library; and, above all, excellent electronic classroom and instructional facilities make the Highland Community College campus an outstanding place for students to live and learn.
"Highland Community College, the first college in Kansas, provides lifelong learning opportunities and contributes to economic development to enhance the quality of life in the communities we serve."
"Highland Community College is recognized as the college of choice in Northeast Kansas."
Highland Community College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.