Assistant Goalkeeper Coach II – Men’s and Women's Soccer Job Description DESCRIPTION: The University of Mount Union is seeking an Assistant Goalkeeper Coach II for men’s and women’s soccer. This 10-month, part-time position will be responsible for assisting the head coach in all aspects of the NCAA Division III collegiate varsity program. This position will have dual reporting to both the Head Men’s Soccer Coach and the Head Women’s Soccer Coach. Candidate must have a clear understanding of NCAA Division III rules and philosophy, a commitment to recruiting, developing and graduating quality student-athletes. This individual will be responsible for assisting with the following coaching duties including, but not limited to, planning and facilitation of training sessions, game preparation, recruiting, and scheduling. This paid intern position will include room/board.
RESPONSIBILITIES: Manage, coordinate, and develop all aspects of a successful women’s soccer program including but not limited to: • Recruiting and retaining student-athletes in accordance with NCAA, OAC and institutional rules, regulations and guidelines • Ability to train goalkeeping techniques is required • Organizing, preparing and executing effective training and game plan strategies • Assist in managing successful daily operations of the women’s soccer program: budgeting, scheduling, travel arrangements, and game day organization • Monitoring student-athletes academic progress • Fostering a cooperative work environment and providing mutual support with all constituencies and colleagues • Representing the program and University of Mount Union with sportsmanship, integrity and professionalism • Perform other athletic department duties as assigned by the athletic director
EXPECTATIONS: Uphold the high professional standard of conduct expected of each person on campus as outlined in our Employee Handbook. Build positive interpersonal relationships in and out of the athletic department by attending College functions, both social and professional; staff meetings; faculty meetings; serving on committees; etc. Must pass a background check and be able to travel, maintain a valid driver’s license and be able to secure and maintain certification to drive university vehicles. Must be able to reliably commute or plan to relocate to university housing before starting work BENEFITS: • Campus Housing • Meal Plan • Graduate Degree Tuition (if accepted) • 10 Month Stipend QUALIFICATIONS: Required: Bachelor's Degree, strong knowledge of stroke techniques, collegiate soccer experience, previous coaching experience, training methods and ideas, ability to understand and motivate athletes, communicate effectively with staff. Must be able to reliably commute or plan to relocate to university housing before starting work Preferred: Collegiate coaching background, Experience with recruiting methods Must pass a background check and be able to travel, maintain a valid driver’s license and be able to secure and maintain certification to drive university vehicles.
The University of Mount Union prides itself on its dedication to the health and well-being of its community and offers a campus wellness program, along with tobacco cessation resources, as all campus buildings and property are tobacco free.
This position is not eligible for retirement, healthcare, or insurance benefits. Any available fringe benefits will be detailed during on-campus interviews.
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