The Assistant Coach, under the general supervision and direction of the Head Coach and oversight of the Athletic Director, is responsible to support the efforts of the Head Coach in conducting a representative program in Men’s Soccer.
Duties specified below will be the specific responsibilities for which the Assistant Coach will be paid. To provide the Assistant Coach with additional opportunity for involvement and professional growth, a variety of other activities (for example, recruiting, scouting, etc.) will be offered to the Assistant Coach for participation on a voluntary basis. If an Assistant Coach elects to participate in any additional activities on behalf of the individual sport or the Athletic Department, it is with the understanding that these are strictly voluntary actions that will not result in additional compensable hours. Part-time coaching compensation is modest but does include opportunities for additional income in one or more of the following areas; game management, strength and conditioning, building operations or equipment room operations. Compensation package will include a meal plan and total hourly wages ranging from $4,500 to $12,000 annually depending on additional duties. Benefits not included.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Support the coach in administering a competitive NCAA Division III men’s soccer program in accordance with college, NCAA and Centennial Conference policies
Provide coaching in support of the head coach’s plan to assist all athletes in realizing their potential as athletes, students and members of the general college community
Attend practices, training sessions, team meetings and soccer matches (home and away) in support of the Head Coach. (Specific time commitment required will be delineated by the Head Coach
Part-time assistants will be expected to make themselves available when necessary for training in rules compliance
Other duties as assigned by the Head Coach, said duties to be described specifically along with estimated hours required for the task
Bachelor’s degree and related professional experience, or a combination of experiences leading to similar qualification, required
Strong communication skills
Ability to work with a variety of people
Flexibility of time necessary to make commitment to varying time needs of the position
Satisfactory criminal background check
Must have a valid driver’s license and be insurable through the College
Additional Salary Information: Ability to earn extra income within the department of athletics and multiple youth club soccer opportunities. Meal card stipend for each semester and possible help with housing.
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About Muhlenberg College
Muhlenberg College is a DIII Liberal Arts Institution that competes in the Centennial Conference.