Provide Leadership in the academic, personal, and athletic development of student- athletes at Dixie State University by directing and coordinating all activities of the Women's Soccer program, in the planning, organizing, and coaching of the NCAA Division II team. The team, along with all other DSU teams will begin the transition to NCAA Division I beginning July 1, 2020 and participate in the Western Athletic Conference (WAC).
Hire, supervise, and direct all part-time and volunteer assistants in proper function and assignments. Ensure compliance by all Women's Soccer staff of all University, Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference, and NCAA procedures and regulations.
Monitor academic progress and general welfare/wellness of student-athletes.
Minimum of five years head coach or assistant soccer coaching experience at NCAA, NAIA or NJCAA level required; NCAA experience preferred
Ability to recruit students at the NCAA level
Proven commitment to academic and athletic success
Ability to represent the University in exercising good human relation skills in the community and state
Proven ability to assist in athletic fund-raising events, corporate sponsorships and scholarships
Ability to exercise critical human relations skills in establishing and maintaining effective working relations with students, faculty, staff, and the public
About Dixie State University
Dixie State University is an open-enrollment institution committed to student access, affordability and success. DSU has adopted an instructional approach of "active learning.active life" and we seek faculty committed to providing students with an active learning environment. Established in 1911 as a community college and in 2013 as a state university, DSU is located in picturesque southwestern Utah with its red rocks, desert climate, over 300 days of sunshine annually, and featuring easy access to world-class outdoor recreational opportunities.
Dixie State currently has approximately 10,000 students and has been a fast growing Utah public institution of higher education over the last several years. We offer over 180 programs, including masters, bachelors, associates, certificates, endorsements, minors, and/or emphases. DSU seeks to recruit faculty and staff who enthusiastically support the University's strong commitment to the academic success of all our students, including students of color, students with disabilities, students who are first generation to college, veterans, students with diverse socio-economic backgrounds, and students of diverse sexual orientation and gende...r expressions.
The athletic programs at Dixie State are members of the NCAA Division II and participate in the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference (RMAC). Beginning July 1, 2020, all sports will transition to NCAA Division I status and participate as members of the Western Athletic Conference (WAC).
About the Area: St. George, home of Dixie State University, is located 300 miles south of Salt Lake City and 110 miles northeast of Las Vegas, Nevada. With an area population of 85,000, St. George is a tourist magnet due to its proximity to such scenic wonders as Zion, Bryce and Grand Canyon National Parks, Cedar Breaks and Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monuments, and Lakes Powell and Mead.