Husson University

Assistant Men's Soccer/Head JV Men's Soccer Coach

Husson University

Location

Maine

Role Type

Closing Date

Est. Start Date

College

Sep 15, 2021

Role description

The Assistant Men’s Soccer/Head JV Men’s Soccer coach will assist the Head Men’s Soccer coach in the areas of instructing students in sports fundamentals, sportsmanship, and leadership, film, scouting, recruiting, academic and conduct monitoring, and strength and conditioning.

This is a part-time position within the athletic department and will be responsible for the operation of the JV Men’s Soccer program at Husson University.
Duties and Responsibilities
Coaching responsibilities as assigned by the head coach, to include; instructing students on sport fundamentals, setting goals, setting clear expectations, and providing feedback to students
Assist in the organization, preparation, and coaching of the Husson Men’s Soccer Team to include:
attendance at all practices, scrimmages, and games
recruiting and scouting off-campus
attendance at pre-season training
Implement the basic principles and policies of the athletic governing bodies (NCAA / NAC) and Husson University
Assist in monitoring the academic progress of student-athletes to ensure they are meeting academic course requirements and providing guidance and instruction to students to ensure success
Assist in monitoring the conduct of the student-athletes and teaching athletes to work together
Assist with recruiting to include: on-campus tours, phone calls, front rush management, and off-campus viewing
Assist in teaching athletes on strength and conditioning and provide general instruction of the team
Responsibility to meet on a daily basis with the head coach concerning all areas of instruction, training, scrimmages, games, and recruiting activities
Directly responsible to the head coach for all related assignments concerning the men’s soccer program

Education and Experience
Education: B.A. or B.S. degree required
Experience: Proven experience in playing or coaching at the high school or intercollegiate level. Coaching licenses, certifications, and badges preferred.
Knowledge, Skills and/or Abilities: Working knowledge of coaching soccer. The ability to work with recruiting software, and the ability to create film sessions with both individual members of the team and the full team.
Must also possess the skills to function well in a variety of support roles that interact positively with the administration, faculty, coaching staff, student-athletes and other on-campus and off-campus communities.