Head Men's Soccer Coach

Location
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Posted
Apr 17, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Founded in 1869, Chatham University is a fully coed institution with an enrollment of over 2,200 students and over 60 undergraduate and graduate programs in our areas of excellence:  sustainability; health & lab sciences; business & communication; and the arts & humanities.  Chatham is the alma mater of environmental icon Rachel Carson (Class of '29), and is recognized as a leader in the field of sustainability, having been selected as one of the Top 50 Green Colleges by The Princeton Review; ranked in the top five nationally for sustainability achievements in the Sustainability Tracking, Assessment & Rating System™ (STARS); and mentioned in a 2012 Forbes article as one of the places "contributing to Pittsburgh's transformation into a destination for green living."

Building on these accomplishments, Chatham opened in 2014 the world's first fully sustainable campus in higher education, Eden Hall Campus.  Consistently ranked as a best college by U.S. News & World Report in the Regional Universities North category, Chatham consists of the School of Health Sciences; the Falk School of Sustainability & Environment; the School of Arts, Science and Business; and the College for Continuing & Professional Studies.

To help support the work of the University we have an immediate opening for a Head Men’s Soccer Coach.  The Head Men’s Soccer Coach reports to the Athletics Director.

This position is responsible for the overall development and maintenance of the Chatham University Men’s Soccer program.  Incumbent works collaboratively within the University to plan, organize, implement and follow up on an extensive on-going recruiting effort through written, verbal and personal contact with student-athletes and their families.  Oversee compliance with NCAA and PAC rules and regulations.  Ensure adherence to rules, regulations and policies of all governing bodies (Chatham University and NCAA).  Work in coordination with the Director of Athletics, other coaches and staff to support and achieve overall goals established by the athletics department. Support University endeavors and the functions of Student Affairs through attendance at University-wide events and the delivery of collaborative initiatives, programmatic support, advice, and guidance and perform other duties that may be assigned by the Athletics Director.

Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Work collaboratively within the University to plan, organize, implement and follow up on an extensive on-going recruiting effort through written, verbal and personal contact with student-athletes and their families.
  • Oversee the appointments and supervision of the assistant coaches and support staff for the Soccer program.
  • Oversee budget and resource management for the Soccer program.
  • Ensure proper safety precautions are followed at all times.
  • Work with other students, faculty and staff to support the retention of student-athletes and promote teamwork, set high standards, support the academic, personal and leadership development of its students.
  • Perform other duties that may be assigned by the Athletics Director.

Qualifications:  Bachelor’s degree required, Master’s degree preferred with a minimum of 2 years of full time coaching experience at the college level.


Chatham University offers a competitive salary, an excellent benefits package, including tuition remission for qualified personnel, and a generous retirement plan.

Interested candidates should visit www.chatham.edu/careers and follow the instructions to complete the application process.  To ensure full consideration, please submit a cover letter addressing the qualifications of the position, resume, and contact information for three professional references.

Chatham University is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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