University of Alabama at Birmingham

Assistant Coach, Women's Soccer

University of Alabama at Birmingham



Role Type

Closing Date

Est. Start Date


Aug 8, 2021

Role description

Full Job Description
This full-time position is responsible for assisting the head coach with coaching, recruiting and day-to-day operations of the Division I soccer program in accordance with NCAA, conference and University rules and regulations while:

Creating an atmosphere where graduation is facilitated through participation in intercollegiate athletics
Teaching student-athletes to be productive citizens who contribute to society for life
Winning championships
The assistant coach must have a philosophy that maintains a competitive Division I program that values the educational and personal well-being of its student-athletes and emphasizes the core values of:

Innovation and vision
Hunger for excellence
Servant leadership
Integration of athletics into UAB's educational mission
Class and respect
Fiscal responsibility
Inclusiveness, gender equity, and diversity
Traditional assistant coach responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

Coaching effectively in practice and competition
Energetic and engaged recruiting
Evaluation of opposition and game strategies
Promoting an atmosphere of compliance
Managing the program's equipment, and coordinating team travel
Assists the head coach when necessary with scheduling and budget management, fundraising, and building relationships with other departments and constituency groups on campus and in the community
Performs other duties as assigned
Adheres to all institutional, conference and NCAA rules and regulations. Reports all known NCAA violations in accordance with institutional, conference and NCAA policies and guidelines. Responsible for team travel and other duties as assigned by the head coach related to the operation of the program.

Experience with a Division 1 college soccer program preferred.

Bachelor's degree in a related field and two (2) years of related experience required. Work experience may NOT substitute for education requirement.

Primary Location University
Job Category Athletics
Organization 090005300 Women's Soccer
Employee Status Regular
Shift Day/1st Shift