Bellarmine University is a dynamic, growing university with a strong liberal arts focus in the Catholic higher education tradition and a bold vision for the future. Bellarmine has undergraduate and graduate enrollment of nearly 3,500 students and continues to add new academic programs while maintaining small class sizes and personal attention to students. Bellarmine is listed in The Princeton Review's Best 385 Colleges, is one of the top 20 Southern regional universities in U.S. News and World Report's 2019 college rankings and is a top university in Forbes' list of America's best colleges. In a survey by The Princeton Review, students praised Bellarmine as a place that is "welcoming to every single person and makes an effort to include everyone." Bellarmine students, faculty and staff engage in more than 25,000 cumulative hours of service each year, in Louisville and around the nation and world. Beginning in Fall 2020, Bellarmine's 22 athletic teams will compete in NCAA Division I, through an invitation from the ASUN Conference.
Bellarmine is located on a scenic 145-acre campus in the Highlands neighborhood and 46+ acres off-campus in Louisville, KY, which Forbes recently recognized as a "Top 15 City" for affordable living and National Geographic calls one of the "Best Small Cities in the U.S." Louisville is within a day's drive of two-thirds of the U.S. population.
Bellarmine is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer and encourages applicants with diverse backgrounds to apply.
Bellarmine is committed to core values of diversity, equity, and inclusion. Bellarmine will demonstrate a fully realized and lived commitment to equity and inclusion, empowering all members of its increasingly diverse community and supporting them to achieve their full potential.
Bellarmine University Athletics has an opening for an assistant men's soccer coach. This position will assist the Head Men's Soccer Coach with all phases of a Division I Men's Soccer program.
Specific duties include:
Assist the head coach in the framing and coaching of the University's team.
Recruit student-athletes per NCAA Division I regulations and academic standards, as well as University academic requirements.
Communicate regularly with Head Coach concerning admissions, eligibility, recruiting, and any other procedures relating to the sport.
Assist in planning and coordinating in-season and out-of-season practices, including individual skill instruction and team workouts, focusing on developing athletic skills to compete at the Division I level.
Assist in the planning and implementing game plans for each game, including the development of scouting reports of opponents.
Monitor the academic progress of the men's soccer student-athletes. Effectively communicate with Athletics Academic Advisor to ensure any academic concerns are being addressed.
Promote a culture of inclusion, working effectively within a culture of individuals with diverse backgrounds, styles, abilities, and motivations.
Assist in scheduling games as directed by the Head Coach.
Participate in fundraising activities for the men's soccer program (camps/showcases) and/or Department of Athletics.
Abide by and comply with National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), Conference rules, academic standards, requirements, and policies of the Department of Athletics and University.
Contribute to the overall success of the University's intercollegiate athletics program by performing all other duties and responsibilities as assigned.