Xavier University is part of the 500 year-old Jesuit Catholic Tradition of academic excellence in the liberal art and is strongly committed to enhancing equity, inclusion, and diversity. These values are central to our mission. We strive for a climate of respect and inclusiveness that welcomes and supports members from diverse backgrounds and life experiences, is committed to unreservedly to open and free inquiry and deliberately seeks out multiple perspectives.
Xavier Athletics seeks applications for a full-time Assistant Coach Men’s Soccer. This position assists the Men’s Soccer Head Coach with direction and administrative oversight of the intercollegiate men’s soccer program relative to successful athletic performance, recruitment and retention of student-athletes, and providing the necessary leadership for a positive competitive environment for student-athletes.
Skills, characteristics and experience
Possess a philosophy of coaching and education that fits the mission of Xavier University and the mission of Xavier Athletics Ability to interact and represent Xavier well with a diverse constituency of students, faculty, alumni and media Experience with Catapult, InStat and Spiideo preferred International recruiting experience also preferred Director of Operations
Responsible for all facets of team travel and required documentation Handles the ordering, screening, and distribution of all equipment with regard to budget Works closely with Xavier staff for scheduling of practice sessions and season schedule Keeps all compliance logs and relevant documentation with respect to BIG EAST Conference and NCAA rules Coordinates all tape-exchange via mailing of tape during non-conference and online upload/downloads during conference season Conducts practices and games
Provides leadership and guidance necessary for a positive competitive environment for the Student Athletes Organizes team meetings for distribution of Athletic information forms, sports information forms, NCAA Student Athlete statements and drug policy Maintains regular contact with Sport Administrator with regard to transportation, field/court preparation and condition, budgets and game preparation Provides for academic support and retention for Student Athletes
Monitors academic progress of Student Athletes Assures compliance with NCAA and BIG EAST Conference rules and regulations Communicates regularly with Compliance Officer concerning admissions, eligibility, recruiting and any other procedures relating to the sport Maintains team roster and reports changes throughout the season to Compliance Officer Works with Sports Administrator to complete administrative details for the sport
Responsible for travel arrangements as well as funds for travel and assignment of officials when appropriate. The employee agrees to have knowledge of and compliance with NCAA, BIG EAST Conference, and Athletic Department rules and regulations. The employee must have a valid driver’s license and meet the requirements for insurability under Xavier University’s policy.
To ensure consideration, qualified/interested applicants must submit a cover letter, resume and the names and contact information of three professional references on Xavier University's website by January 24, 2023. Candidates are asked to include with their cover letter a brief statement on how they might support/contribute to Xavier’s commitment to diversity and inclusion.
In light of the strong commitment to diversity, Xavier seeks a broad spectrum of candidates for this position that includes women and minorities. Xavier University is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to enhancing equity, inclusion, and diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without discrimination on the basis of race, skin color, ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability.
Xavier University requires all employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Newly hired employees will be required to provide vaccination status upon on-boarding. Vaccine exemptions may be granted for medical or religious reasons.
Xavier University offers a wide array of complementary and affordable benefit options, to meet the financial, educational, health, and wellness needs of you and your family. Eligibility varies by position and employment class.
Comprehensive insurance plans including medical, dental, vision, and prescription coverage Tax advantaged accounts including health savings account, flexible spending accounts, and dependent care account. Financial security via life and long-term disability insurance, accident and illness insurance, and retirement savings plans. Generous paid time off work options including vacation, sick leave, and holidays. Tuition remission for employees and their eligible dependents.
Skills, characteristics and experience
Possess a philosophy of coaching and education that fits the mission of Xavier University and the mission of Xavier Athletics
Ability to interact and represent Xavier well with a diverse constituency of students, faculty, alumni and media
Experience with Catapult, InStat and Spiideo preferred
International recruiting experience also preferred
Founded in 1831, Xavier University is a Jesuit Catholic University in Cincinnati, Ohio, annually ranked among the nation’s best universities. Our three colleges offer 90+ undergraduate majors, 60+ minors and 40+ graduate programs to approximately 6,500 total students, including 4,500 undergraduates.