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Assistant Women's Soccer Coach

Employer
Spartanburg Methodist College
Location
Spartanburg, SC, 29301

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Institutional & Business Affairs, Athletics
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Community College

Job Details

Under general direction of the Head coach, the Assistant Women’s Soccer Coach will assist in all aspects of the women’s soccer program, including the planning and execution of practice and games, recruiting quality student-athletes on a national and international level, and administrative duties as assigned. The Assistant Women’s Soccer Coach ensures that student-athletes, recruits, colleagues, alumni, and the community will be treated with dignity and respect and that all aspects of Department work will be accomplished with the highest professional standards. Assistant Women’s Soccer Coach Major Areas of Responsibility: Major Areas of Responsibility: Major Areas of Responsibility:
  • Recruit and retain student-athletes to meet minimum program numbers as assigned by the Athletic Director.
  • Assist the Head Coach in implementing a comprehensive plan for student-athletes to develop their skills through weight training, conditioning, and practice.
  • Assist the Head Coach with guiding student-athletes’ academic progress including overseeing study hall and monitoring class attendance.
  • Assist the Head Coach in gameday preparation and gameday management.
  • Assist the Head Coach in travel planning, social media, and alumni outreach.
  • Monitor behavior of student athletes and administer discipline when needed.
  • Develop a thorough knowledge of and abide by current NAIA and Spartanburg Methodist College rules and regulations.
  • Attend all athletic meetings called by the Administration.
  • Perform other related duties incidental to the work described herein.
  • Recruit and retain student-athletes to meet minimum program numbers as assigned by the Athletic Director.
  • Assist the Head Coach in implementing a comprehensive plan for student-athletes to develop their skills through weight training, conditioning, and practice.
  • Assist the Head Coach with guiding student-athletes’ academic progress including overseeing study hall and monitoring class attendance.
  • Assist the Head Coach in gameday preparation and gameday management.
  • Assist the Head Coach in travel planning, social media, and alumni outreach.
  • Monitor behavior of student athletes and administer discipline when needed.
  • Develop a thorough knowledge of and abide by current NAIA and Spartanburg Methodist College rules and regulations.
  • Attend all athletic meetings called by the Administration.
  • Perform other related duties incidental to the work described herein.
  • Skills, Knowledge and Abilities: Skills, Knowledge and Abilities: Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
    • Must be able to work under pressure and meet deadlines, while maintaining a positive attitude and providing exemplary customer service.
    • Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
    • Ability to handle confidential and sensitive information discretely.
    • Ability to work well with individuals with diverse backgrounds.
    • Excellent organizational skills and efficiency in recordkeeping.
    • Ability to establish positive working relationships with members of the College community and members of the public.
    • Attention to detail and follow through.
    • Ability to work independently to perform assigned tasks.
    • Ability to work irregular hours including evenings and weekends.
    • Must have a valid driver’s license and be able to operate school vehicles.
  • Must be able to work under pressure and meet deadlines, while maintaining a positive attitude and providing exemplary customer service.
  • Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
  • Ability to handle confidential and sensitive information discretely.
  • Ability to work well with individuals with diverse backgrounds.
  • Excellent organizational skills and efficiency in recordkeeping.
  • Ability to establish positive working relationships with members of the College community and members of the public.
  • Attention to detail and follow through.
  • Ability to work independently to perform assigned tasks.
  • Ability to work irregular hours including evenings and weekends.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and be able to operate school vehicles.
  • Working Conditions: Working Conditions Working Conditions The work is performed mainly in an outdoor environment; however, the Assistant Women’s Soccer Coach will regularly move around a multistory building that does not have an elevator. The Assistant Women’s Soccer Coach has extensive contact with other coaches, student-athletes, faculty and staff, and the community. Evening and weekend work is expected. Physical Requirements: Physical Requirements: Physical Requirements:
    • Ability to bend, stoop, reach, stand, and move around the campus.
    • Ability to lift up to 40 pounds.
    • Manual and physical dexterity and visual acuity are needed to operate a computer keyboard and handle paper documents.
    • Sufficient near vision acuity to read information appearing on a computer display screen, in hand-written form, and printed on paper.
    • Adequate hearing and verbal abilities to communicate effectively in person and by telephone.
  • Ability to bend, stoop, reach, stand, and move around the campus.
  • Ability to lift up to 40 pounds.
  • Manual and physical dexterity and visual acuity are needed to operate a computer keyboard and handle paper documents.
  • Sufficient near vision acuity to read information appearing on a computer display screen, in hand-written form, and printed on paper.
  • Adequate hearing and verbal abilities to communicate effectively in person and by telephone.
  • Education and Experience: Education and Experience: Education and Experience:
    • Education: Bachelor's degree required.
    • Experience: Preference will be given to candidates with successful coaching, playing, and recruiting experience at the college level
  • Education: Bachelor's degree required.
  • Experience: Preference will be given to candidates with successful coaching, playing, and recruiting experience at the college level
  • About the College: Founded in 1911, Spartanburg Methodist College is a private residential liberal arts institution serving a diverse student population within the United Methodist Connection. Since its founding as the first co-op school in the nation, SMC has remained dedicated to its mission to connect education and employment. After over 100 years as an Associate Degree granting institution, the college launched its first bachelor’s degree in 2019. SMC is growing significantly, adding new programs, and consistently evaluating operations because of a campus-wide commitment to innovation and a passion for designing all campus programs to serve its student population intentionally. Today, the college’s emphasis on education and employment includes a unique professional development concentration comprised of eight required courses for students seeking associate and bachelor’s degrees. SMC is committed to its student demographic and believes that global impact is possible through their success. About the College Spartanburg Methodist College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, sex, age, national or ethnic origin, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation or any legally protected status in any personnel action regarding the recruiting, hiring, and promotion of faculty and staff members. Spartanburg Methodist College Spartanburg Methodist College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, sex, age, national or ethnic origin, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation or any legally protected status in any personnel action regarding the recruiting, hiring, and promotion of faculty and staff members. All offers of employment are contingent upon satisfactory results of a background investigation. SMC participates in the federal E-Verify program. All offers of employment are contingent upon satisfactory results of a background investigation. SMC participates in the federal E-Verify program E-Verify program . SMC does not maintain an open application file. Unsolicited resumes will not be considered. SMC SMC does not maintain an open application file. Unsolicited resumes will not be considered.

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    Spartanburg Methodist College, founded in 1911, is a private residential liberal arts institution serving a diverse student population (38% first generation, 52% minority, 59% Pell) within the United Methodist Connection. Since its founding as the first co-op school in the nation, SMC has remained dedicated to its mission to connect education and employment. After over 100 years as an Associate Degree granting institution, the college launched its first bachelor’s degree in 2019. Today, the college’s emphasis on education and employment includes a unique professional development concentration comprised of eight required courses for students seeking associate and bachelor’s degrees.

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