The Department of Intercollegiate Athletics at Michigan State University is searching for an Assistant Women's Soccer Coach. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Assist in all areas of running a highly competitive Big Ten program.
Assist in all phases of the recruitment of highly qualified student-athletes.
Identify, evaluate, communicate and develop relationships with coaches, recruits, and parents while adhering to all NCAA rules.
Scout, game plan and communicate effectively within a highly competitive league.
Assist the Head Coach in practice planning and the implementation of training for maximum learning and progress of student-athletes.
Work collaboratively with all members of staff.
Participate in all phases of a collegiate program including camp coordination and administration, academics, marketing, fund raising, social media, etc.
Utilize software used by Michigan State including Teamworks, Front Rush and other database systems.
Other duties as assigned by the head coach to support the women’s soccer program.
Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, disability or protected veteran status.
Experience as a successful collegiate coach.
Demonstrated ability to recruit high level athletes.
Exceptional leadership, communication, and organizational skills.
Strong commitment to academic goals and student athlete welfare.
Understand and contribute to the teamwork necessary within a coaching staff for optimal performance.
Ability to work well with student-athletes, coaches, administrators, faculty, alumni, and staff. Knowledge and adherence to NCAA rules, MSU regulations, and the Big Ten policies and procedures.
Demonstrate strong interpersonal skills.
Master’s degree preferred.
Required Application Materials
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