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Coaching, Coaching - Soccer
4 Year Degree
Assist the head coach with all aspects of the women’s soccer program.
This position reports directly to the Head Women’s Soccer Coach. Duties will include, but are not limited to:
Assist the head coach in the organization and preparation of practices and in conducting safe and strategic individual and team training sessions and competitive strategies.
Support the head coach in the development and incorporation of a comprehensive recruiting plan that demonstrates successful results for the recruitment, yield and retention of academically and athletically qualified student-athletes.
Serve as a mentor, teacher, leader and role model to student-athletes.
Help develop and implement game plans, reports, strategies and on-field duties as assigned.
Assist in film breakdown of team matches as well as opponent’s films.
Assist with the arrangement and supervision of transportation, lodging and meals in conjunction with off-campus competition. Works with the team to ensure representation of the college, while off-campus, is at the highest level.
Coordinate team, alumni and community outreach and events.
Represent the college and its athletics program with honesty, integrity and sportsmanship at all times to various institutional programs and students, parents, the general public, alumni and external agencies.
Develop a positive, professional relationship with officials, league personnel, and coaching colleagues.
Comprehend, understand and work within the parameters of Whitman College, the NWC and NCAA Division III philosophy and rules.
Responsible for 40 hours of game management responsibilities as assigned by the Event Management Director.
Complete special projects and other duties as assigned by the Head Women’s Soccer Coach and the Director of Athletics.
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Must possess excellent organizational, interpersonal and communication skills. Must be highly motivated and have the ability to work independently and in team settings. Must demonstrate sound judgment and mature decision-making abilities. Attention to detail in planning and communicating. Comfort and confidence with recruiting, practice and training modes, competitive strategies, film analysis and social media is preferred.
Bachelor’s degree and coaching experience at the college level, or equivalent significant high school/club coaching experience, is preferred. Must have the ability to work nights, weekends and holidays.
Review of applications will begin: July 17
The position is open until filled.
Desired Start Date: August 15
Additional Salary Information: Benefits include medical, dental, vision, life insurance, tuition remission, and more
About Whitman College
As a small residential liberal arts college in Walla Walla, Washington, Whitman is rooted in the traditional liberal arts values like critical thought and academic rigor. But at our foundation is also a belief in the value of community and power of relationships. Our graduates are scholars, but also explorers, advocates and scientists. They climb mountains, travel to far-off corners and give voice to others. They care about community and aim to become citizens of the world.