Shattuck-St. Mary’s School, located in Faribault, Minnesota, is seeking applicants for a Head Coach position within its Girls Soccer Center of Excellence (COE). Shattuck-St. Mary's School is a member of the US Soccer Development Academy.
RESPONSIBILITIES: Coaches will be assigned to work with specific age group teams pending qualifications This individual will be responsible for all aspects of coaching including planning and executing practices, game day coaching, scouting and recruitment, scheduling, team travel planning, parent communication, college placement and community engagement within the parameters established by the Director of Girls Soccer.
Head Coaches are also expected to fulfill residential duties and student advisory associated with a boarding school as part of their job responsibilities. Coaches report to the Director of Girls Soccer.
COMPENSATION: The 12-month position provides a competitive salary, housing, on-campus meals and a full benefits package. Anticipated starting date is August 2018. Applications will be accepted until position is filled.
Successful high level of coaching experience at the youth, with demonstrated track record of player development; experience within the Development Academy preferred.
Player centered coaching philosophy with strong emphasis on the holistic development of the individual
High level of familiarity with and comfort utilizing a variety of coaching methodologies
A USSF “B” License is preferred
Ability to teach and inspire
A Bachelor’s Degree is required
Applicant must be currently eligible to work in the United States
Ability to identify talent, evaluate players and recruit prospects based on the needs of the school
Computer competency along with good verbal and written communication skills are essential.
Ability to work both independently and as a team-member
Maintain positive relationships with student-athletes, peers, faculty, staff, parents and the general public is critical
About Shattuck-St. Mary's School
Shattuck-St. Mary's knows academics and athletics. We have successfully combined college prep academics with intensive athletic programs in soccer, ice hockey, figure skating and golf. These Centers of Excellence are truly distinctive. They have drawn students to SSM to focus on their athletic dreams while pursuing rigorous college-preparatory academics. Intensive training and competition, along with a top-notch educational experience, lays an excellent foundation for college and a professional career. Our track record speaks for itself. Our students are consistently recruited to the top D-1 programs in the country.