Lee University, an NCAA Division II institution and member of the Gulf South Conference, is currently accepting applications for a Head Men’s Soccer Coach. We are looking for a talented and experienced coach to lead our Men’s Soccer program. The successful candidate must have a strong commitment to both the mission of Lee University and the academic success of the student-athletes. This full-time position will report to the Director of Athletics.
To apply for this position please send resume with a list of three references to: Larry Carpenter, Director of Athletics Lee University 1120 North Ocoee Street Cleveland, TN 37311 firstname.lastname@example.org
About Lee University: Founded in 1918, Lee University is a private, Christ-centered university located in Cleveland, TN, in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains. Lee is emerging as a leader in higher education in the southeastern region and is consistently ranked in the "Top Tier" in the South by U.S. News & World Report.
During the past two decades, the university has undergone a remarkable transformation that has included significant growth in athletics, academic programs, student enrollment, and faculty diversity, all while maintaining its Christian mission and vision. Institution website: http://www.leeuniversity.edu/ Athletic website: http://www.goleeflames.com
The head coach will be responsible for managing all aspects of the program including: · Coaching the team during traditional and non-traditional segments · Planning, organizing, and supervising practices · Actively identifying, evaluating, and recruiting student-athletes. · Exemplify a strong commitment to the academic achievement of student-athletes by monitoring and actively encouraging players to succeed in the classroom · Work within NCAA, conference, and departmental guidelines · Complete special projects as assigned by the Director of Athletics. · Qualified candidates must possess a minimum of a bachelor’s degree (master’s preferred); demonstrated success in coaching college soccer, preferably as a head coach.
Effective communication skills and a demonstrated ability to produce a competitive men’s soccer team is important. Commitment to NCAA rules compliance and Lee University’s mission are essential.
The review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Applications will remain confidential and those received prior to December 2nd will receive special consideration.