The assistant coach for women’s soccer is a full-time position. Alma College is a member of the Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association (MIAA) and the NCAA Division III. The position will assist with all daily aspects of the sport and will participate as an active member of the Athletics Department.
Essential Functions – may include, but not limited to the following:
Instructing and coaching the women’s soccer team
Head Coach of the Reserves Program
Manages and directs the soccer program; including practices, competitions and scheduling
Retain current student athletes, monitor grades and academic progress
Develop student athletes to be contributing members to the campus community and the community at large
Evaluate and recruit qualified student-athletes; develops a recruiting plan
Make all travel arrangements for the teams and recruiting
Manages a fiscally sound budget and develop fundraisers to support program
Cooperate with athletic training staff, maintenance staff, transportation staff, and others who are involved in supporting the athletic program
Assist administration with alumni relations
Commits to and is responsible for adhering to all rules and regulations set forth for the team, the College, the MIAA, and the NCAA with the utmost integrity
Work cooperatively with personnel in athletic department, attend department meetings and activities, and always represents the College positively when interacting with the community, alumni, high school and club coaches, media and general public
Support the philosophy and mission of the College and the athletic department
Additional administrative duties as assigned
Knowledge of NCAA Division III and MIAA compliance and conference rules
Ability to work weekends and evenings, along with travel
A valid driver’s license and good driving record
Ability to communicate effectively to various groups and individuals
Ability to manage multiple tasks
Ability to fulfill essential functions of the position
Interested candidates must submit an Alma College application and a cover letter, current resume, and the names of three professional references to Megan Gorsuch, Head Women’s Soccer Coach via email to email@example.com.
Alma College is a selective, baccalaureate liberal arts college committed to academic excellence and development of responsible leaders. Alma’s undergraduates thrive on challenging academic programs in a supportive, small-college environment emphasizing active, collaborative learning and close student-faculty interaction. Alma is a private Phi Beta Kappa institution located in the center of Michigan’s Lower Peninsula.
Alma College is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to recruiting and retaining a diverse faculty, staff and student body. For more information about the College and available positions, visit www.alma.edu/jobs.
About Alma College
Alma College is a private, liberal arts college located in Alma, Michigan, United States. The enrollment is approximately 1,400 students, and the college is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.