Fort Hays State University is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Men’s Soccer Graduate Assistant Coach. This position will report to the Head Men’s Soccer Coach. Responsibilities include assisting the Head Coach with all areas of a competitive NCAA Division II soccer program. Specific duties will be assigned in the following areas: coordination of recruiting, coordination of campus visits, planning and execution of practices, including off-season and small group training, game day coaching, field preparation/set-up, film analysis, care and management of program equipment, coordination of team travel, academic monitoring, and maintaining campus and community relations. Experience working with goalkeepers is a plus. Other duties include performing office related tasks and other duties as assigned by Head Coach.
The university supports one of the most extensive and successful intercollegiate sports programs of any comparably sized college or university in America, boasting numerous All-American athletes and eight national championships. Nearly 400 athletes compete annually in eight men’s and eight women’s sports. FHSU is a member of the Mid-America Intercollegiate Athletics Association, which comprises 14 schools from the states of Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska and Oklahoma.
Apply and send credentials to: Brett Parker firstname.lastname@example.org
Qualifications include a Bachelor's degree, a valid driver's license, and playing experience at the collegiate level or previous coaching experience. Knowledge of and adherence to FHSU, NCAA Division II, and MIAA rules and regulations are also required.
Notice of Non-discrimination – Fort Hays State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of gender, race, religion, national origin, color, age, marital status, sexual orientation, genetic information, disability or veteran status.
Background Check: Final candidate will have consented to and successfully completed a criminal background check.
Additional Salary Information: Stipend and In-State Graduate School Tuition Rate. Will pay On-Campus housing.
About Fort Hays State University
Forward Thinking. World Ready - Fort Hays State University is a highly entrepreneurial teaching focused institution with major operations on-campus, online and in China. Providing a high-quality education at an affordable price, FHSU is ranked by the Chronicle of Higher Education as one of the top ten fastest growing universities in the U.S. It has an enrollment in excess of 14,000 students (Approximately 5,000 on campus, 3,500 in China, and over 6,000 online) and over 380 full time faculty. Bachelors, masters and professional doctoral degrees are offered through five colleges, the Graduate School, the Honors College, the Virtual College, and various international partnerships. Fort Hays State University's award-winning Virtual College coordinates distance education to the U.S. Armed Services and students in over 20 countries. The Virtual College has received many accolades, including U.S. News & World Report Online Programs rankings, GetEducated.com, Best Buys in Education, among others. Students at FHSU may select a major field of study from 30 departments. FHSU is fully accredited by several national agencies, and is one of six state-assisted institutions of higher educ...ation governed by a Board of Regents appointed by the governor of the state of Kansas. The website StateUniversity.com ranked the Fort Hays State campus as the safest in the state of Kansas.
The University has rich sports and cultural programming, all of which enjoy tremendous community support. The Beach/Schmidt Performing Arts Center is home to the Encore Series, which hosts many travelling Broadway shows, the Hays Symphony, university and other national and world-caliber performances. Fort Hays State University athletic events provide NCAA Division II athletic entertainment.