Hampshire College in Amherst, Massachusetts is accepting applications for the position of part-time assistant men’s soccer coach. The assistant coach will assist the head coach in all aspects of the men’s soccer program, including: recruitment of qualified student-athletes; practice and game preparation; scouting; and the overall administration and constant commitment to compliance with all institutional, conference and NCAA rules and regulations. This part time position requires the ability to work flexible hours including; afternoons, evenings, and weekends.
This position will begin with the Fall 2018 semester. Hampshire College is a member of the Division III Yankee Small College Conference within the United States Collegiate Athletic Association.
Instruct and evaluate well-prepared student-athletes.
Organize and execute individual skill instruction.
Plan, coordinate and attend competitions and practices.
Drive student- athletes to competitions as needed using provided university owned vehicle. (Must meet college driving requirements.)
Encourage academic excellence, camaraderie, respect and acceptance in student athletes.
Schedule and coordinate conditioning drills and workouts in conjunction with head soccer coach.
Assist with monitoring and development of student-athletes.
Recruit qualified student-athletes for Hampshire College men’s soccer program.
Current Drivers License.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Ability to work with a diverse population of student-athletes, parents, coaches, and administrators.
Perform all other duties as assigned.
Playing and/or coaching experience.
Knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations.
Experience in training goalkeepers.
Previous experience supervising, communicating with, and instructing student-athletes.
Additional Salary Information: This position will run from late August into early November.
About Hampshire College
Hampshire College is an independent, innovative liberal arts institution, and a member of the Five College consortium. The campus is set on 800 acres of meadows, woods, orchards and a working farm in Amherst, Massachusetts. The college is an equal opportunity institution, committed to diversity and inclusion in education and employment.