The Head Men’s Soccer Coach manages all aspects of the Men’s Soccer program with emphasis on recruiting, enrolling, educating, retaining, and graduating highly-qualified student-athletes. The Head Men’s Soccer Coach creates a positive, winning culture and an exceptional student-athlete experience; and ensures that the New England College Men’s Soccer program is administered with full commitment to compliance with regards to all institutional, conference, and NCAA rules and regulations.
• Administers and develops all aspects of the NCAA Division III Men’s Soccer program • Successfully recruits highly-qualified student athletes on a national level who possess academic achievement, character, and athletic skill • Ensures a highly-competitive team with a full roster on an annual basis • Mentors and leads student-athletes to augment and sustain retention rates • Creates an appropriate academic culture for team members and provides adequate academic monitoring, support and counseling for student-athletes • Manages the Men’s Soccer budget while exercising full fiscal responsibility • Generates annual fundraising revenue to supplement additional program needs • Successfully and strategically creates a well-balanced, challenging game schedule • Coordinates and oversees all team travel and recruiting trips • Evaluates equipment and uniform needs, manages existing equipment and uniforms, and purchases new equipment and uniforms, as needed • Plans and executes practice sessions that challenge student-athletes and develop their skills and team play • Organizes and teaches individual skill instruction for players • Scouts opponents and develops and implements successful game strategies • Markets and directs on-campus soccer camps and clinics • Coordinates and manages multiple social media platforms to promote the team • Effectively supports team and departmental discipline procedures • Coordinates team community service projects • Supervises and provides mentorship for assistant coaches and graduate assistants
• Knowledge of NCAA Division III rules and regulations • Excellent communication skills • Strong recruiting skills at the college level • Strong administrative skills with the ability to manage a competitive college program. • CPR/AED certifications required within one month of appointment • Flexible hours. Travel Required
• A minimum of three years of demonstrated recruiting and coaching experience and success at the college level. • 2-4 years of college-level playing experience
About New England College
New England College is nestled in an area abounding with natural beauty. Located in Henniker, a village of 4,000 residents just 90 minutes from Boston and 20 minutes from Concord, the state capital.
The Contoocook River runs through the center of the village and alongside the campus. The area is surrounded by scenic hills and mountains. We offer undergraduate, graduate and professional programs leading to the degrees of Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science, Master of Education and Master of Science.
At New England College, we have over 50 years of success in challenging and supporting students of diverse academic and cultural backgrounds in an atmosphere of mutual concern and respect. Our goal is to ensure that our students thrive as they strive to achieve their full academic, personal and social potential