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Lessen College

Lessen College

Men's Head Soccer Coach


posting Date

role Type



Feb 26, 2024


Position Information

Job Title
Men's Head Soccer Coach

Classification Title
Head Coach


Adjunct Instructor

Tenure Information
Non-Tenure Track


The appointee will hold a part time faculty position and will plan, organize, direct, and monitor all activities of the intercollegiate Men’sSoccerprogram including the recruitment, conditioning and training of the student athletes and is responsible for student athlete behavior/conduct and academic eligibility. The appointee will instruct the class for intercollegiate Men Soccer , and may be granted additional teaching assignments as might be available in the off-season or summer.Compensation:The stipend for head coaching duties ranges from $29,706.81 – $41,823.40 annually. Assignment of the Men Soccer Varsity Sport team class is for the fall semester (170 hours each) at the adjunct rate. Opportunity to teach Men Soccer Varsity Sport Off-Season classes in Spring (76 hours) and summer (25½ hours) terms if enrollment permits.



Education and Experience

| Thestandard minimum qualificationsfor coaching are;Anybachelor degreeANDtwo years of professional experience, directly related to the faculty member assignmentORanyassociate degree and six years of professional experience, directly related to the faculty member assignment and appropriate license or certification to practice in California.For the discipline of coaching, the ideal experience is paid full-time intercollegiate coaching experience. However, consideration will be given to a combination of other coaching/playing experience including

A minimum of 50% coaching adult athletes in intercollegiate, club, semi-pro or professional competition. Remaining experience may include a combination of:

playing experience at the college level
coaching at the HS/Club level

Licenses and Certificates

California Class B Drivers License with Passenger Endorsement (must be earned prior to competitive season)
CurrentCPRand First Aid certifications (documentation must be attached to application)

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Recruit and retain student athletes for each academic year. A minimum of22student athletes must be retained at the first class census.
Ensure compliance with all regulations, rules, procedures, and policies for the program as established by the Commission on Athletics, Golden Valley Conference and Lassen College.
Train student athletes in conditioning, skills and strategy development.
Schedule practices and competitions.
Arrange for travel with team to off-campus competitions; travel with team.
Drive the team van for off-campus practices and competitions.
Work closely with Men soccer coaches from District area schools to develop rapport and enhance recruitment of student athletes.
Meet assigned classes as scheduled, teach to course outlines and maintain accurate attendance records.
Submit attendance records, travel & reimbursement requests and other communications in a timely manner.
Attend Athletic Department and conference meetings as required.
Attend Physical Education Division meeting when requested.
In conjunction with the Athletic Director, develop and manage the budget for theMen Soccerprogram.
In conjunction with the Athletic Director, analyze equipment needs and inventory; order equipment and uniforms as necessary.
Maintain regular contact with the Athletic Director during the full-term of the contract, including the off season.
Maintain currency in subject area.
Work with students of diverse skill levels and socioeconomic, cultural and ethnic backgrounds.
Communicate effectively with students and colleagues.
Organize and supervise assistant coaches and students.
Assist student athletes with transfer to a four-year institution.

Perform other duties as assigned that support the overall objective of the position.

Knowledge and Skills

Technical knowledge in all aspects of coaching Men soccer; effective oral and written communication skills with

Demonstrated success in recruiting student-athletes.
Awareness of various learning styles.
High standards of professional and ethical conduct.


Understanding of, sensitivity to, and respect for the diverse academic, socioeconomic, ethnic, cultural, disability, religious background and sexual orientation of community college students.
Coaching and/or playing college levelsoccer.

Physical Abilities

| Must be able to perform the essential functions of the position of headsoccercoach.

Working Conditions

Diversity Statement

All employees must have an equity-minded focus, responsiveness, and sensitivity to and understanding of the diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation, and ethnic backgrounds of community college students, including those with physical or learning disabilities as it relates to differences in learning styles; and successfully foster and support an inclusive educational and employment environment

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number

Open Date

Close Date

Open Until Filled

Special Instructions to Applicants

Verification of experience is required to meet the minimum qualifications for this position. Please refer to the education and experience section for the number of years required. Complete and submit theVerification of Experience formto complete your application.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

Are you submitting the following REQUIRED documents with your application? a. Cover Letter b. Resume c. Transcripts (Incomplete applications will not be considered).


TRANSCRIPTS for stated degrees MUST include an award/confer date. Transcripts that do not include an award/confer date will NOT be considered. Degrees and credits earned outside the USA must include a U.S. evaluation (course by course) of the transcripts and submitted with the application materials. Degrees earned outside of the U.S. without a U.S. credential evaluation, will NOT be considered. Do your transcript(s) include an award/confer date and/or U.S. credential evaluation (if required for a foreign degree)?


Are you applying for equivalency review to meet requirements as listed in the job announcement? (If your answer is YES, please refer to the Equivalency section on the job announcement and use the link provided to download the required Equivalency Form. The form will need to be uploaded with your application materials.)


How did you hear about this job opportunity?

Lassen Community College Job Portal
Lassen Community College Email

Documents Needed To Apply
Required Documents

Cover Letter
Verification of Experience
DEI Response Statement

Optional Documents

Letter of Recommendation
Transcripts (2)
Transcripts (3)
Verification of Experience (2)
Verification of Experience (3)
Letter of Recommendation (2)
Letter of Recommendation (3)

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