This position involves frequent verbal, written, and email correspondence with students, parents, faculty and staff. The successful candidate will: Develop and implement a successful recruiting/retention plan. Devise a game strategy which includes scouting opponents. Plan and supervise practices/contests and off-season training and strength conditioning programs. Coordinate team travel. Manage the program operating budget. Integrate the soccer program into the campus community. Adhere to and ensure compliance with departmental/College/NCAA Division III rules and regulations Perform other duties as assigned.
1-3 years of coaching experience
Proficiency in basic computer skills
Must be able to perform duties within the normal bounds of an office environment as well as stand for long periods of time. Must also be able to demonstrate techniques to student athletes.
The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.
Previous collegiate coaching experience and collegiate soccer experience preferred. The successful candidate will be a self-starter who is able to work independently, has excellent organizational, interpersonal and communication skills and will be someone who is able to interpret, apply and comply with all NCAA rules and regulations. A demonstrated commitment to the academic development of student athletes will be given preference as will knowledge of Adrian College policies and procedures.