Reporting to the Athletic Director, the Head Coach for the Women’s soccer team will be responsible for the overall administration of the Soccer program. It is his/her responsibility to foster and encourage goals of student-athletes, stress the elements of sportsmanship and fair play and do so with the mission of Barton College, Conference Carolinas and the NCAA. Essential Functions: •To conduct the sports program according to all College, Conference Carolinas, and NCAA rules regulations, guidelines, and standards for financial aid, eligibility and recruiting. •To prepare and operate within the sport budget and follow purchasing and spending guidelines as set by the College. •To successfully pass the NCAA Division 2 University program. (yearly) •To schedule, conduct, supervise all team practice sessions and complete game schedules with confirmed travel arrangements. •To recruit quality student-athletes while meeting roster goals. •To assist with student-athlete eligibility certification and completion of forms and medical exams, and provide NCAA reports to the Compliance Office as required, report any NCAA rules violations, injuries or accidents involving student-athletes, and misconduct of student- athletes. •To work, communicate, and develop rapport with students, parents, alumni, faculty/staff, and administration and to engage in public relations activities and to promote Barton College and the sport program in a positive manner.
Other Areas: The position will have additional responsibilities that support the athletic department to be determined utilizing the strengths of the selected candidate.
To perform any additional duties that may be assigned by the Director of Athletics.
Masters preferred, Batchelors required. Collegiate playing experience and coaching experience preferred. Must be willing to obtain certifications in CPR/First Aid and AED and be willing to obtain other certifications as needed. Possession of or ability to obtain a valid North Carolina Driver’s license. Experience and knowledge of Soccer training with the ability to improve individual techniques/skills and game strategy. Experience and knowledge of NCAA regulations.
Strong oral and written skills; excellent interpersonal and teamwork skills, and adequate computer skills.
High ethical standards and ability to work with a diverse faculty, staff, students and other publics. Ability to maintain a high level of confidentiality.
How to Apply: Review of candidates will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. If interested, please submit a letter of interest, current resume, and contact information for three people who are willing to serve as references to Human Resources at email@example.com.
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About Barton College
Located in Wilson, North Carolina, Barton College is an academic community of approximately 1,000 students and 200 faculty and staff. Nationally recognized for its programs in education, deaf education, nursing, and social work and for its championship athletics teams, the school maintains a close-knit atmosphere and emphasizes individual attention and engaged learning. Barton College Athletics is a member of the Conference Carolinas and competes at the NCAA Division II level. Barton College is an equal employment opportunity employer committed to a diverse faculty, staff, and student body and welcomes all applicants. Barton College offers a competitive benefits package available to all full-time employees.