Department: Athletics and Physical Education Duration of Position: Academic year / Full time Work Schedule: Employee Type: Administrator Posting Date: 01/18/2024 Union Representation: Not Applicable Posting Number: AS456P Pay Rate: Compensation: The annual salary for this full-time, 10 month, benefit eligible position is $31,365.
About Vassar College Located in the scenic Mid-Hudson Valley, Vassar College is a highly selective, residential, coeducational liberal arts college. Vassar stands upon the homelands of the Munsee Lenape.Vassar College is deeply committed to increasing the diversity of the campus community and to promoting an environment of equality, inclusion, and respect for difference. The College is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, and especially welcomes applications from veterans, women, individuals with disabilities, and members of racial, ethnic, and other historically underrepresented groups.Vassar College is a smoke-free, tobac co-free campus.Vassar College athletics programs are conducted in compliance with policies, procedures and regulations of Vassar College, the NCAA and the Liberty League. Vassar College is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and is strongly and actively committed to diversity within its community. Applications from members of historically underrepresented groups, including women and racial/ethnic minorities, are especially encouraged.
Position Summary and Responsibilities Vassar College invites applications for the position of Assistant Women's Soccer Coach/Facilities Assistant. This is a full-time, benefit-eligible, ten-month position. The individual will report to the Head Women's Soccer Coach and the Associate Athletics Director for Facilities and Events. Weekend, holiday, early morning and/or late evening hours are required.
The successful candidate will assist the head coach in all aspects of a competitive and inclusive NCAA Division III women's soccer program including, but not limited to:
On-field instruction for practices and games
Creation of practice plans
Player and team development
Game strategies and competitive coaching
Scouting opponents and game film preparation/video exchange
Recruitment and retention of qualified student-athletes
Other duties as assigned
Responsibilities for facilities and events include: Assisting the Associate Director of Athletics for Facilities & Events in the administration of all departmental facilities, uniforms and equipment, and event management, including but not limited to:
Game site management including pre-game set-up and cleanup for home athletics contests and oversight and training of student workers
Assistance with laundry and equipment during break periods
Occasional building and desk supervision of the Athletics & Fitness Center (AFC)
Identifying maintenance and repairs items as necessary
Other facilities duties as assigned
Qualifications Required Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree and coaching and/or playing experience at the collegiate level.
Valid and unrestricted driver’s license.
Knowledge and compliance with NCAA and league rules and regulations.
Certification in CPR, AED and First Aid is necessary but can be obtained through Vassar College as needed.
Successful result of a background check are mandatory.
Master’s degree in an appropriate area of specialization and two or more years of relevant experience.
The ideal candidate will have strong interpersonal, organizational, and written/oral communication skills as well as a demonstrated commitment to the Division III philosophy.
Special Instructions to Applicants To complete your on-line application, you will be required to attach your resume, cover letter, and contact information for 3 professional references. All attachments must be in PDF format. Review of applications will begin immediately. If you have any questions, please contact Human Resources, 845-437-5820.
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