This is a 50% renewable annual contract position. The assistant coach is responsible for assisting with all aspects of an NCAA Division I Soccer program including, but not limited to, the identification and recruitment of academically and athletically qualified student-athletes; supporting the academic progress of student-athletes; preparing and conducting individual and team practices, training, film review, statistical analysis and competition; fostering the academic, athletic, and personal growth of student-athletes. Primary role is goalkeeper training and recruiting. Apply online at http://jobs.ucr.edu. Priority consideration given to those who apply by June 30, 2017.
Specialized knowledge of the team sport or activity, as well as basic technical expertise in coaching principles. Demonstrated effective problem solving and communication skills, verbally and in writing. Current knowledge of applicable rules and standards of the affiliated athletic conference, the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) or National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA), as well as other associations and agencies to which the campus adheres, and, at all times avoid any and all violations of these rules and standards. Demonstrated interpersonal skills and ability to work effectively with athletic participants. Ability to demonstrate sound judgment and decision-making; be an effective problem solver and effectively communicate verbally and in writing.
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