Assist with and/or perform the following duties at the direction of the Head Coach: •Determine specific daily practice activities that are organized and valuable for student-athletes while supervising, coordinating, and evaluating these activities with proper attention to student-athletes and their physical well-being •Develop a competition schedule each year that provides the best possible opportunity for post season selection providing logistical direction for team travel details •Review opponent performance and subsequently design individual and team instruction for student-athletes •Working collaboratively with the Office of Admissions, recruit new student-athletes that have the ability to achieve personal, academic, and athletic success at LCU. •Working collaboratively with the academic resources available on campus, monitor student-athlete academic progress to help ensure academic success, eligibility, retention, and graduation •Communicate skillfully with colleagues, subordinates, and student-athletes while maintaining self-control and setting an example for sportsmanlike conduct in relationships with the team, officials, administration, and opponents in victory or defeat •Attend and contribute to departmental meetings and functions •Be fiscally responsible for the use of assigned operating and scholarship budgets monitoring expenditures regularly and ensuring timely turnaround of credit card statements, reimbursements, and vendor payments •Annually complete DII University and submit all compliance-related information in a timely manner •Self-report violations of NCAA and/or conference rules in a timely manner •Actively support and engage in student-athlete community engagement/service opportunities •Work with the Director of Athletics/Advancement Office in achieving fundraising goals and to seek out additional fundraising opportunities •Continually assess team actual team competitive performance versus expectations making adjustments as necessary •Ensure student-athlete well-being by collaborating with the athletic training staff •Responsible for the purchase, issuance, accounting, and retrieval of all applicable apparel and equipment •Represent the university at the NCAA, Lone Star Conference, and other regional/national meetings/conferences as needed •Serve as a role model and resource for student-athletes •Other duties as assigned by the Head Men’s Soccer Coach
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required:
Commitment to the institution’s mission and vision
Strong managerial and organizational skills
Working knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Ability to work with students, faculty, and staff in a professional manner
Strong ability to multitask and problem solve
Ability to adapt to changes in the work environment
Ability to maintain a high level of confidentiality
Proficiency in a variety of computer applications
Willingness to undertake innovative approaches
Ability to develop positive relationships with a diverse student and staff population
Ability to perform well under stressful conditions
Ability to listen critically
Ability to travel as required
Ability to work evenings and weekends as necessary
Lubbock Christian University is a Christ centered, academic community of learners, transforming the hearts, minds, and hands of students for
lives of purpose and service.
Lubbock Christian University Athletics strives to be a model intercollegiate program that honors God by:
• Creating an atmosphere for an enhanced student?athlete experience;
• Building a culture of support, trust, and respect among student?athletes and staff; and
• Serving others.
The Chaparrals are the athletic teams that represent Lubbock Christian University in NCAA Division II intercollegiate sports. The Chaps compete as members of the Lonestar Conference.