Founded by the Sisters of Charity of New York, the College of Mount Saint Vincent is an academically excellent, authentically inclusive, independent liberal arts college. Committed to the Catholic tradition and ecumenism, the College combines a strong core curriculum with a full array of majors in the liberal arts and, within the tradition of liberal education, selected professional fields of study. The Department of Athletics seeks to provide a student’s education that extends beyond knowledge, skills and preparation for work. We seek the development of the whole person. In the spirit of Vincent de Paul and Elizabeth Ann Seton, the Department of Athletics believes that building relationships and respect for others will lead to team unity, cohesiveness, confidence and better human relations. We seek to foster an understanding of our common humanity, a commitment to human dignity, and a full appreciation of our obligations to each other. The Head Men’s Soccer Coach is responsible for providing leadership, organization and administration of the Men’s Soccer program. This is a full-time position. Responsibilities: Head Men’s Soccer Coach
Provide leadership and supervision in all aspects of the Men’s Soccer program including, recruitment, retention, academic support, practice preparation, game strategy, alumni development, fundraising and community service.
Recruitment of student athletes who meet the college's admissions requirements. Meets annual recruitment goals as developed annually by the Director of Athletics and Director of Admission.
Coordinate and outline a complete recruiting agenda to identify quality student athletes. Mandatory attendance at all Admission open houses and scheduled orientations.
Ensure compliance with all College, Skyline Conference and NCAA rules and regulations related to recruiting and academic monitoring for student-athletes.
Collaborate with the Sports Information Director for the positive promotion of the Men’s soccer program. Areas included should be individual and team statistics, media guides, reports to NCAA, Skyline Conference, individual accolades on and off the field and website updates.
Ensure department and college regulations are understood and complied with by student athletes and coaching staff.
Work closely with the Athletic Department in any fundraising activities that will directly impact the men’s soccer program or the athletic department in general.
Represent the college at athletics meetings pertaining to men's soccer; including Skyline Conference meetings.
Coordinate a minimum of two (2) community outreach projects for the promotion of CMSV athletics.
Develop an annual operating budget and oversee the purchasing distribution and collection of all equipment.
Display a commitment to the principles of sportsmanship and ethical conduct as per the NCAA Constitution.
Work closely with the Director of Athletics on long and short-term planning for the Men’s Soccer program.
Supervise the Assistant Men’s Soccer Coach(s).
Manage game day setup
Supervise and schedule game day event staff
Maintain all relevant equipment
Ensure all relevant equipment is in working condition on game day
Make sure game day set up is complete 2 hours prior to contest
Hire student workers as game day event staff
Approve and submit all student game day event staff hours
Assist the Assistant AD for Facilities and Operations
Application Process All qualified applicants are subject to a background check as part of the final approval process. Applicants must include a letter of application, resume and contact information for at least three references. Please send all application materials by email to HR@mountsaintvincent.edu. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until filled. AA/EOE College of Mount Saint Vincent is committed to provide equal opportunity, employment, and advancement opportunities to all individuals. The College of Mount Saint Vincent does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, marital status, amnesty, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State, or Local Laws.
Bachelor's degree in an appropriate area of specialization
Knowledge of NCAA, conference and College rules and regulations
Previous successful coaching and playing experience on the College or High School level
Ability to work effectively with all College personnel, students, and the community
Evening and weekend hours essential
Must have a valid driver's license
About College of Mount Saint Vincent
The College of Mount Saint Vincent is an academically excellent, authentically inclusive, Catholic and ecumenical liberal arts college with approximately 1,500 undergraduate students and 300 graduate students located in the Riverdale section of the Bronx, New York City. Our beautiful 70-acre campus of rolling lawns and wooded hills overlooking the Hudson River is just 12 miles from midtown Manhattan.