Posting Number: S000256 Classification: 12 Position Type: Staff Department: Athletics
Benefits Summary: Medical, Dental, Vision and Prescription insurance, Life insurance, Workers’ Compensation insurance, Unemployment insurance, and Total Disability insurance. Retirement: The University contributes 4% of the regular salary with up to 3% of additional matched contributions into the TIAA Retirement Program. Other benefits include tuition remission for employee, spouse, and employee’s dependent children under the age of 25 (this does not include the last two year of the PharmD program or the JD), and twenty days of paid medical leave per year.
Job Scope: Ohio Northern University invites applications in the department of intercollegiate athletics for a full-time Assistant Coach of Men’s Soccer. Ohio Northern University is a Division III member of the NCAA and a member of the Ohio Athletic Conference. Responsibilities will include the recruitment and retention of student-athletes, purchasing of equipment, inventories, making travel and lodging arrangements, monitoring and nurturing student athlete’s academic and personal progress, and organization of the soccer program, coaching at the collegiate level, and be able to adhere to all university, Ohio Athletic Conference, and NCAA regulations and guidelines.
As head coach of the reserve (JV) program, successfully lead practices and competitions
Social media director, updating and maintaining platforms
Assist in the research, scouting, and evaluation of prospective student-athletes
Assist in the coordination of practice and game preparation for both varsity and reserve programs
Assist in administrative day to day functions of travel, equipment, and budgetary organization and implementation
Motivate and inspire student-athletes to excel in the classroom and on the field
Other duties as assigned
Proficient in Front Rush; various social media platforms
Have forward thinking and effective problem solving skills
Be able to train functional groups within team setting
Be able to work independently on multiple tasks without prompting
Have the ability to effectively communicate clearly with colleagues, students, recruits, alumni, and administration.
Be familiar with social media platforms
2 years of coaching experience AND 3 years of competitive playing experience
First Aid, CPR certification
Be able to work wide variety of hours, evenings, weekends
Be able to travel long distances including away games, recruiting, foreign tours
Work in extreme weather conditions, including heat, wind, rain, and other outside effects.
ONU is an equal employment opportunity employer. Accordingly, no person shall be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, sex, gender identity, transgender status, religion, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, military or veteran status, genetic information or any other category protected by federal, state, or local law. This policy applies to all areas of employment including recruitment, hiring, training and development, promotion, transfer, compensation, benefits, discipline, separation and other terms, condition and privileges of employment.