| WOMEN’S SOCCER HEAD COACH Xavier University, a Jesuit Catholic institution, seeks applications for a full-time Women’s Soccer Head Coach. This position provides direction and administrative oversight of the intercollegiate women’s soccer program relative to successful athletic performance, recruitment and retention of student-athletes, and providing the necessary leadership for a positive competitive environment for student-athletes. Requirements Skills, characteristics and experience |
• Possess a philosophy of coaching and education that fits the mission of Xavier University and the mission of Xavier Athletics. • Ability to interact and represent Xavier well with a diverse constituency of students, faculty, alumni and media. • A proven record of success in NCAA Division I program(s) as a recruiter, assistant coach and/or head coach.
Conducts practices and games
• Provides leadership and guidance necessary for a positive competitive environment for the Student Athletes. • Is responsible for physical and mental preparation both in season and off season. • Organizes team meetings for distribution of Athletic information forms, sports information forms, NCAA Student Athlete statements and drug policy. • Maintains regular contact with Sport Administrator with regard to transportation, field/court preparation and condition, budgets and game preparation.
Provides for academic support and retention for Student Athletes • Meets with Academic Advisor to assure eligibility of Student Athletes. • Monitors academic progress of Student Athletes (academics are first priority).
Assures compliance with NCAA and BIG EAST Conference rules and regulations
• Communicates regularly with Compliance Officer concerning admissions, eligibility, playing and practice seasons, rosters, recruiting and any other procedures relating to the sport. • Maintains team roster and reports changes throughout the season to Compliance Officer.
Works with Sports Administrator to complete administrative details for the sport
• Confirms regular seasons schedule, practice schedule and field assignments. • Responsible for travel arrangements, funds for travel and assignment of officials when appropriate. • Discusses and determines cash requirements for budgets and cash advances with Associate AD: Business and Finance. • Meets with Sports Information Director to review needs and procedures for the season. • Confirms with Trainer regarding team physicals and health/injury issues.
The employee agrees to have knowledge of and compliance with NCAA, BIG EAST Conference, and Athletic Department rules and regulations
To ensure consideration, interested/qualified applicants must submit a cover letter, resume and the names, addresses and telephone numbers of three professional references on Xavier University’s website http://www.xavier.edu/working-at-xavier/. This position will remain open until filled.
Xavier University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employee