Assistant Coach – Men’s and Women’s Soccer
Full Time Exempt
North Central University Mission Statement
North Central University is a dynamic Christian learning community educating students for lives of service throughout society, the marketplace, and the church. In keeping with its Pentecostal heritage and mission, NCU models and expects excellence in both academic practice and Christian faith.
The Assistant Soccer Coach at North Central University serves as a member of the NCU athletic department. The individual will be a member of the NCU athletic staff and provide support to the Head coach and team members of the Men’s and Women’s Soccer programs. Additionally, this position serves and supports the Athletic Director and administrative staff in executing the overall mission and vision of athletics in its contribution to enhancing the overall experience and well-being of student athletes during the time at NCU.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
The following information is not meant to be all-inclusive. Other duties and responsibilities may be assigned as necessary.
Participate in the on-going recruitment of student-athletes, both during and out of the sport season.
Manage recruiting database and correspondence
Attend prospect camps, recruiting events, and host prospective student athletes on NCU Campus visit days
Attend and assist the Head Coach with all practices and games.
Carry out scouting assignments as outlined by the Head Coach.
Assist in scheduling, meal planning, and providing transportation which may include driving student-athletes to games.
Provide support to the respective sport program in accordance with the NCAA, Upper Midwest Athletic Conference, and North Central University policies.
Promote North Central athletics in a positive manner on and off campus.
Maintain good relationships with students, parents, staff, faculty, officials, volunteers and fans.
Other responsibilities may include participating in department meetings, committees, and official University functions when appropriate and managing home game events.
Other Duties as assigned
MINIMUM EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES
Maintain a personal relationship with Jesus Christ
Previous coaching and/or playing experience in assigned sport
Ability to communicate the mission and vision of North Central University to prospective student-athletes and their parents
Ability to maintain a flexible schedule, working weekends and evenings
Knowledge and understanding of collegiate sport rules and regulations
Substantial knowledge of technical aspects of the sport and ability to examine new theories pertinent to the field
The ability to work in a team setting and work effectively with a variety of audiences and departments Demonstrated leadership abilities
Strong organizational skills and the ability to multi-task and prioritize
Excellent communication skills
Ability to pass the background check upon hire and periodically throughout the course of employment
Valid driver’s license
Collegiate Coaching and/or playing experience
WORKING CONDITIONS AND FREQUENCY
Work is performed in a Christ-centered urban environment
North Central University employs qualified individuals regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, marital status, genetic information, veteran status, familial status, and status with regard to public assistance. Individuals must be able to perform the essential functions of the position with or without reasonable accommodations.
The aforementioned statements are not intended to encompass all functions and qualifications of the position; rather, they are intended to provide a general framework of the requirements of the position. Job incumbents may be required to perform other functions not specifically addressed in this job description.