Penn West Clarion is an NCAA Division II member which competes in the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC). Clarion invites applications for the position of Head Women’s Soccer Coach.
The Head Coach is responsible for all phases of the women’s soccer program. The Coach is also responsible for the recruitment of prospective student-athletes, academic success of student-athletes, scheduling, attending meetings with alumni and other public relation events, organizing camps and clinics in support of Clarion Athletics, fundraising, adherence to NCAA rules and regulations, and general administrative duties. The Head Coach will be evaluated based on the competitiveness of the program, overall student-athlete development by way of a meaningful educational experience for student-athletes, and for establishing a sport culture in which he/she is viewed by the student-athletes as a mentor, educator, and role model. In addition, the Head Coach will be responsible for supporting the philosophy, goals, and mission of the University and its Intercollegiate Athletics program as well as adherence to Department, University, Conference and NCAA policies and procedures.
Two or more years of coaching experience at the collegiate level.
Demonstrated ability in skill instruction. Prior experience in recruiting. Demonstrated ability to fundraise. Proven commitment to academic success of student-athletes. Prior experience in budget, fiscal management skills, and other administrative duties. Understanding of NCAA rules compliance. Excellent organizational and communication skills.
Pennsylvania Western University (PennWest for short) is western Pennsylvania's second largest university. Composed of three sister institutions that are steeped in history, tradition and academic excellence, it embodies the best of the past and the promise of the future. Welcome to PennWest Clarion. Among the rolling hills of western Pennsylvania is PennWest Clarion, home to over 3,000 students. These Courageous, Confident students are building a bright future through challenging academics and diverse interests, as well as engaging with a town of 3,880 people who embrace them.
PennWest Clarion provides transformative, lifelong learning opportunities through innovative, nationally recognized programs delivered in inclusive, student-centered environments.