As an integral member of the Athletic program, the Men’s Soccer Coach is primarily responsible for coaching and instructing the Men’s Soccer team of Spartanburg Methodist College. The Coach also recruits and manages this team in accordance with the rules of the NJCAA and the mission and values of Spartanburg Methodist College and serves as an advisor to the Athletic Director in all issues pertaining to the Men’s Soccer team. The Coach must execute all of the responsibilities of this position with unfailing integrity, a commitment to excellence and an emphasis on the academic success and growth of the student-athletes in the program.
Major Areas of Responsibility: •Plan and implement a program of intercollegiate Men’s Soccer in accord with the standards and goals set by the College. •Train and develop student-athletes into a Men’s Soccer team of at least 25 players to represent the College with skill and sportsmanship. •Develop and implement strategies for motivating student-athletes to perform at maximum levels as both individuals and a team. •Instruct student-athletes on personal and athletic development, including counseling team members in academic and disciplinary matters, when appropriate. •Work closely with all College departments to advance student-athlete academic progress and potential. •Schedule and conduct training of student-athletes during regular practice sessions. •Create long-term player development plans for the technical, tactical and physical development for individual members of the team. •Oversee conditioning and training of student-athletes in conjunction with the Athletic Trainers to ensure that student-athletes are physically prepared for competition. •Evaluate and recruit qualified student-athletes. •Develop a recruitment plan with the Admissions Office and Financial Aid Office to attract excellent student-athletes to meet the recruiting goals of the College and participate fully in implementing the plan. •Schedule games, practice times, facility and vehicle usage. •Participate in fundraising efforts that benefit the athletic programs of the College. •Supervise all aspects of the work of volunteer coaches. •Attend staff meetings involving members of the Athletic Department. •Attend games and provides support to other coaches. •Perform other duties as assigned by the Athletic Director and President of the College. •Manage the budget for the Men’s Soccer program.
For details access: https://www.smcsc.edu/jobs/mens-soccer-coach/
To apply submit letter of interest, resume and list of three references.
About Spartanburg Methodist College
Located in the upstate of South Carolina, Spartanburg Methodist College (SMC) is a private, co-educational, liberal arts institution in the United Methodist Connection. A member of the NJCAA, the College offers two-year and four-year degrees.
Spartanburg Methodist College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, sex, age, national or ethnic origin, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation or any legally protected status in any personnel action regarding the recruiting, hiring, and promotion of faculty and staff members.