The Assistant Coach will assist the head coach with the organization, development, and implementation of a nationally competitive NCAA Division I women’s soccer program.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to: Assisting with scouting, recruiting, coaching, practice, and game schedules; developing and maintaining effective interaction with students, colleagues, university staff, alums, media, and the general public; knowledge of and commitment to compliance with all NCAA, Big Ten, and University rules and regulations as well as dedication to the entire academic development of student-athletes; and performing other related duties as assigned.
Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree required. Must have a minimum of five (5) years of coaching experience. Must know NCAA rules and regulations. Candidate should have administrative and organizational experience as well as computer skills.
Preferences: A minimum of five (5) years of coaching experience at the NCAA Division I college level; demonstrated experience with video editing and developing a scouting report, i.e., Huddle, Sports Code, etc.; experience with the coaching and technical training of field players, both individually and as a group; and experience recruiting at the NCAA Division I level.
To Apply: Submit applications electronically at https://ejobs.umd.edu. Search for position number 126929. For best consideration, applications should include (1) a cover letter, (2) a resume, and (3) names and contact information of at least three references. More information on Maryland Athletics can be found at www.umterps.com.
Best Consideration Date: 11/13/2023.
The University of Maryland, College Park, an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, complies with all applicable federal and state laws and regulations regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action; all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment. The University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, age, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, creed, marital status, political affiliation, personal appearance, or on the basis of rights secured by the First Amendment, in all aspects of employment, educational programs and activities, and admissions.
The University of Maryland is a member of the prestigious Association of American Universities and is located on a beautiful campus located eight miles north of the nation's capital in College Park, which was recently rated "Best place to Raise Kids in Maryland" by Bloomberg.com. The campus is also near Columbia, Maryland, which was listed as the #2 “Best Place to Live” by Money Magazine. The Athletic Program has won 20 national championships over the last 15 years and is a charter member of the Big Ten Conference. Currently, 78 of the University's academic programs are ranked in their respective Top 25 nationally.