University of Rhode Island

Assistant Coach, Women's Soccer

University of Rhode Island

Location

Rhode Island

Role Type

Closing Date

College

Dec 15, 2021

Role description

Posting Number
SF01188

Job Title
Assistant Coach, Women's Soccer

Position Number
107114

FTE
1.00

FLSA
Exempt

Position Type
Professional Staff

Union
Non-Union Non-Classified Staff

Pay Grade Level
99

Pay Grade Range
N/A

Status
Calendar Year, Full-time, Limited

Department
Women's Soccer

Contact(s)
Please note: Job applications must be submitted directly online only at: (https://jobs.uri.edu)

Contact Phone/Extension

Contact Email

Physical Demands

Campus Location
Kingston

Grant Funded
No

Extension Contingency Notes
Position is full-time calendar year, limited to 12/31/2022 with anticipated renewal.

Job Description Summary
BASIC FUNCTION:

Under the direction of the head coach, assist with the successful administration of the women’s soccer program, including teaching, motivating, evaluating and recruiting qualified high caliber student-athletes.

Duties and Responsibilities
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Assist in evaluation and recruitment of prospective student athletes.

Assist in the training and development of players, scouting, and in making team travel arrangements.

Assist in scheduling promotions, marketing, fund-raising projects and summer camps and clinics.

Maintain the recruiting and fundraising databases.

Support the University’s academic goals and assist in the oversight of the academic and athletic development of student athletes.

OTHER DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Be involved in the local soccer community.

Perform other duties as required.

LICENSES, TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT:

NCAA Rules Certification Certificate.

Required Qualifications
REQUIRED:

1. Bachelor’s degree.

2. Demonstrated experience working in a Division 1 collegiate women’s soccer program.

3. Demonstrated experience organizing and directing soccer camps.

4. Demonstrated organizational and administrative skills.

5. Demonstrated strong verbal and interpersonal communication skills.

6. Demonstrated proficiency in written communication skills.

7. Demonstrated ability to teach and evaluate student-athletes.

8. Demonstrated ability to recruit student-athletes.

9. Demonstrated computer skills.

10. Demonstrated ability to maintain databases (including recruiting and fundraising.)

11. Demonstrated knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations as they apply to recruitment and player eligibility.

12. Demonstrated ability to work with diverse groups/populations.

Preferred Qualifications
PREFERRED:

1. Master’s degree.

2. Demonstrated Division I or professional soccer playing experience.

3. Demonstrated top level club coaching experience.

4. Demonstrated familiarity with US Soccer Club structure and recruiting.

5. USSF “B” license or higher and/or NSCAA Advanced National Diplomas or higher.

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ALL REQUIREMENTS ARE SUBJECT TO POSSIBLE MODIFICATION TO REASONABLY ACCOMMODATE INDIVIDUALS WITH DISABILITIES.

Environmental Conditions
This position is subject to both inside and outside work; extreme cold and hot temperatures can be encountered.

Posting Date
12/01/2021

Closing Date
12/14/2021

Special Instructions to Applicants
Please attach the following 3 (PDF) documents to your online Employment Application:
(#1) Cover letter.
(#2) Resume.
(#3) “Other Document – References” – the names and contact information of three professional references (pdf doc).

Quicklink for Posting
https://jobs.uri.edu/postings/9047

Applicant Documents
Required Documents
Cover Letter/Letter of Application
Resume
Other Document - References