Lynn University is an innovative, global and personalized college based in Boca Raton, Florida. Our 3,000 students are from approximately 100 countries. Our NCAA Division II Fighting Knights athletics program has won 25 national championships (and counting!)
The Chronicle of Higher Education consistently recognizes us as a "Great College to Work For" with high scores in compensation and benefits; work/life balance; job satisfaction; respect and appreciation, and more.
As a Lynn employee, you will help us build a better world with our students. Lynn is currently accepting applications for the position of Head Women's Soccer Coach.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Support the University's mission and athletic department core values of SPIRIT, SERVICE and STRENGTH
Recruit high quality student-athletes
Organizes, supervises, coordinates, and evaluates practice sessions
Adhere to rules and regulations of the University, SSC, and NCAA
Assume responsibility for bringing his/her staff and team to the event physically, mentally, and emotionally prepared for competition
Maintain self-control and exhibits sportsmanship in relations with staff, players, officials, opponents, and spectators during competitive events,
Is receptive to high school prospects, alumni, and friends of the University
Use all possible ethical means of motivation, emphasizes means of motivation and values of competitive athletics, acceptable personal behavior, decision making, and lasting values to the individual
Supervise full time assistant coaches, graduate assistants, and volunteer coaches
Plan for transportation, travel, lodging, and meals for team for competition
Follow University and departmental policies on matters relating to requisitioning and purchasing. Manage and work with given budgets
Work closely with the athletic trainer and team physician regarding well-being of the student-athletes
Participate and contribute to athletics fundraising and community building
Schedule games and events as delegated and as outlined in the Policies and Procedures manual
Cooperate with the athletic administration in the implementation of Department operational procedures.
Must represent the Lynn University Department of Athletics in a manner that will enhance and promote confidence in the athletic program
Master's degree is preferred
Minimum of five (5) years of full-time coaching experience at an NCAA institution
The desire and ability to articulate the Lynn University Fighting Knights core values of SPIRIT, SERVICE and STRENGTH
Demonstrated ability to collaborate, inspire and lead others
Demonstrated professional judgment and discretion
Demonstrated flexibility, time management, initiative, organizational skills and daily multi-tasking
Ability to delegate and empower staff
Accreditation and equal opportunity
Lynn University is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in its programs or activities on the basis of race, color, gender, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, genetic information, age, pregnancy or parenting status, veteran status, retirement status, or any other characteristic protected by law. In accordance with Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Lynn University does not discriminate on the basis of sex. Inquiries concerning the application of the non-discrimination policy may be directed to the University Compliance Officer/Title IX Coordinator at 3601 N. Military Trail, Boca Raton, FL 33431; via email at firstname.lastname@example.org; by phone at +1 561-237-7727 or to the U.S. Dept. of Education OCR.
Lynn University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award baccalaureate, masters and doctoral degrees. Contact the SACSCOC at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call +1 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Lynn University. 2016 Lynn University 08/16.
Americans with Disabilities Act
Please notify us at least five days in advance if a reasonable accommodation for a disability is needed by calling +1 561-237-7639.
The Annual Security and Fire Safety Report
In compliance with the Clery Act, the University annually provides a report to each student and current employee, as well as to prospective employees and students, that provides a detailed disclosure of information regarding campus security practices (including Emergency Response Plan, Timely Warnings, Emergency Warnings, Missing Persons, fire safety policies, fire prevention data, and Crime Log policies), as well as crime and fire-related incident statistics for the preceding year. The Annual Security and Fire Safety Report is available online at lynn.edu/securityreport
For your health, Lynn University is now smoke- and tobacco-free.
About Lynn University
Lynn University is an independent, innovative college based in warm, sunny Boca Raton, Florida. We're consistently recognized by The Chronicle of Higher Education as a "Great College to Work For" in such areas as compensation and benefits; work/life balance; job satisfaction; and respect and appreciation.
Our nearly 3,000 students hail from approximately 100 countries and nearly all 50 states, making Lynn one of the top five most international schools for our size. Our campus is a melting pot of cultures and beliefs, and we pride ourselves on our ability to embrace new ideas.
As a Lynn employee, you'll be free to think differently. You'll enjoy on-campus events and workshops that aim to reduce stress and celebrate community. And most importantly, you'll be doing your part to build a better future.