JOB PURPOSE: Keystone College invites applications for a highly motivated individual to join our athletic department as the head men’s soccer coach. Keystone College is a Division III member of the NCAA and a member of the Colonial States Athletic Conference (CSAC). The successful individual will oversee all aspects of the men’s soccer program with primary responsibilities including the recruitment and retention of student-athletes, the monitoring and nurturing of student athlete’s academic and personal growth, as well as all on-field coaching duties. The individual must be able to adhere to all College, CSAC and NCAA rules and regulations. This is a full-time, 12-month position and includes supervision over the program’s full-time assistant coach.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES • Manage the day to day operations of a successful NCAA DIII soccer program, including oversight and mentoring of the full-time assistant coach and student-athletes • Successfully lead all on-field coaching responsibilities • Identify and recruit prospective student-athletes and ensure yearly recruiting quota is achieved • Motivate and inspire current student-athletes to excel in the classroom and on the field • Demonstrate knowledge, understanding and commitment to the College, CSAC and NCAA rules and regulations
ADDITIONAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES • Manage program’s academic, travel, scheduling, equipment and fundraising success • Lead additional opportunities such as the Keystone College summer soccer camps and ID clinics • Perform other related duties as assigned by supervisor
Required Experience, Competencies and Education • Bachelor’s degree required, Master’s degree preferred • Prior coaching experience is required with ideally 5+ years of experience in college coaching • Demonstrated ability to professionally and effectively communicate with colleagues, students, recruits, alumni, faculty and administration • Knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations as they pertain to NCAA DIII recruiting • First Aid and CPR certification • Valid driver’s license
TO APPLY: Please send applications materials as noted above to: Human Resources * Keystone College * One College Green * La Plume, PA 18440-1099 * email: email@example.com EOE M/F/D/V
About Keystone College
Keystone, one of the oldest institutions, offering private independent education in Pennsylvania, for nearly 140 years, and its vibrant campus is located in the Endless Mountain region of Northeastern Pennsylvania with close proximity to Philadelphia and New York City. Keystone, granted 4-year baccalaureate status, is an independent, co-educational college providing a career-oriented, liberal arts-based education.