The College of Lake County is looking to for a qualified Head Men’s Soccer Coach to join their athletics team. The Head Men’s Soccer Coach is responsible for the management and administration of all phases of the Men’s Soccer program in a manner that upholds the philosophy and objectives of the Department of Intercollegiate Athletics, including adherence to all department policies and procedures, as well as the rules and regulations of the College, Illinois Skyway Collegiate Conference, and the NJCAA.
The College of Lake County (CLC) is a comprehensive community college located in northeastern Illinois committed to being an innovative educational institution providing life-changing paths for our students by offering exceptional learning experiences.
The college is widely recognized for student success, business and community partnerships and for the achievements of our faculty, staff and alumni. Long-known as an employer of choice in Lake County, CLC was ranked #15 on the Forbes list of Top 100 Employers in the State of Illinois for 2019.
The College of Lake County is an equal opportunity employer and has a strong commitment to diversity. In that spirit, it seeks a broad spectrum of candidates including minorities, women and people with disabilities. EOE/AA/M/F/D/V
• Bachelor’s degree. • Two years of successful collegiate/high school/professional/elite club soccer coaching or professional playing experience. • Proven experience working with and improving the performance of elite soccer athletes. • Demonstrated successful leadership experience. • Track record of strong commitment to a positive student-athlete experience and ensuring student-athlete welfare is paramount. • Have a valid driver’s license. • Excellent written, interpersonal, and oral communication skills. • Ability to work effectively with faculty, staff and students from a variety of diverse backgrounds and a demonstrated dedication to the full academic and social development of student-athletes. • Knowledge of NJCAA rules and interpretations. • Proven ability to work effectively and constructively with persons of diverse cultures, language groups, and abilities; demonstrate sensitivity to and ability to work with the diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural and ethnic backgrounds of community college students, faculty, and staff, including those with disabilities; establish and maintain effective working relationships with those contacted in the course of work.
• Experience as a collegiate soccer student-athlete. • Five years of successful collegiate/high school/professional/elite club soccer coaching or professional playing experience. • Proven competitive success within an NJCAA/NCAA/NAIA Division post-season soccer team. • Track record of successful recruiting & retention.
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About The College of Lake County
Proud past, bold future.
College of Lake County started with one building in 1969 and now leads the future of education and workforce development in Lake County with three campuses and online programming to serve the diverse needs of Lake County, Illinois.
CLC is a comprehensive community college located in northeastern Illinois committed to being an innovative educational institution providing life-changing paths for our students by offering exceptional learning experiences. The college is widely recognized for student success, business and community partnerships and for the achievements of our faculty, staff and alumni. CLC offers a competitive salary, excellent benefits that currently includes BlueCross/BlueShield of Illinois health, Delta dental and Superior vision insurance plans, tuition support for employees and qualified family members, three retirement plans, disability, group and supplemental life insurance, health and dependent care flexible spending account plans, a four-day work week in the summer (Fridays off!), generous vacation, sick and personal time off and 13 paid holidays each year.