The Assistant Women’s Soccer Coach reports to the Head Women’s Soccer Coach. This is a full-time 10 month appointment commencing August 1 annually. The assistant coach is responsible for assisting the Head Coach in carrying out all activities necessary to accomplish the objectives of this sport within the guidelines of the NCAA, Sunshine State Conference (SSC), and Rollins College.
Primary responsibilities include: •Coordinating activities through the Head Coach •Assisting Head Coach in recruiting, instructing, and retaining highly skilled student-athletes for the men’s soccer team •Providing instruction to soccer student-athletes on the fundamentals, details and strategies of women’s soccer as outlined by the Head Coach •Motivating the student-athletes to be successful both in their sport and in their academics •Adhering to all policies and regulations of the Director of Athletics, Rollins College, SSC, and NCAA •Assisting with the marketing and promotion of soccer •Counseling student athletes in sport participation, personal development, and academics •Working with the Admissions Office to enroll student-athletes •Assisting in monitoring student-athlete’s academic progress •In consultation with Advancement Services and the Athletic Director, assist in fundraising in both women’s soccer and with major fundraisers in the Athletic Department •Assisting Head Coach in developing game strategies •Maintaining confidential records and information on student-athletes in paper files and recruiting software programs •Interacting with diverse populations including the college community and the public to increase support and knowledge of soccer •Scouting and preparing material on opponents either at games or by reviewing game film •Working summer camps and recruiting camps •Assist with team travel •Assist with inventory/purchasing of equipment and gear •Coordinating visiting team requests •Assist in game scheduling for Championship and Non-Championship seasons •Assist with alumni relations •Assist with game set up home and away •Talent evaluation of goal keepers in recruiting field •Performing other job-related duties as assigned
•Bachelor's degree is required; Master’s degree is preferred •Playing and/or coaching experience at the collegiate level preferred •Possess a valid driver’s license, or ability to obtain an Florida driver's license within 30 days of accepting the job, and acceptable MVR are required •A proven record of integrity, high principles and demonstrated skill in developing and motivating student athletes academically and athletically •Ability to travel and recruit student athletes •Knowledge of all policies and regulations of Rollins College NCAA, and SSC •Computer skills essential with knowledge of Microsoft Office programs •Effective verbal and written communication skills •Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously
Rollins College is a comprehensive, liberal arts college located just north of Orlando, Florida, a diverse metropolitan community with a thriving economic and cultural scene. Nearby, Orlando International Airport provides easy access to U.S. and international destinations. The College emphasizes innovative and quality teaching in small classes and ranks number one among 121 Southern master’s-level universities in the annual rankings of “America’s Best Colleges,” released by U.S. News & World Report. Visit the College website at www.rollins.edu.
Rollins College offers an attractive benefits package featuring comprehensive health coverage, retirement savings plan with generous employer contribution and full tuition waiver after one year for employees, spouses, domestic partners and dependents.
Candidates may apply online directly through the Rollins College employment website.
Through its mission, Rollins College is firmly committed to creating a just community that embraces multiculturalism; persons from historically under-represented minority groups are encouraged to apply.