POSITION SUMMARY: The University Athletic Association at the University of Florida is searching for a Head Coach for the Women’s Soccer program who possesses a strong work ethic, impeccable character, and a burning desire to win. This role will lead the charge to manage and maintain a successful Division I Women’s Soccer program while adhering to all policies, rules, and regulations set forth by the University of Florida, UAA, SEC and NCAA. As the Head Coach, the position requires the social agility skills necessary to interact with a wide variety of constituents; student-athletes, alumni, coaching staff, administration staff, media and boosters. This position will be responsible for the recruitment and selection of prospective student-athletes, as well as the physical and technical training of student-athletes to prepare them for competition in Division I, NCAA Women’s Soccer. The Head Coach is also responsible for the scheduling of competitions and team travel arrangements and for the generation and monitoring of the annual budget for the Women’s Soccer program. The Head Coach will promote academic excellence and commit to the student-athlete’s athletic success while at the University of Florida. Provides supervision for the Assistant Coaches and Administrative staff.
BENEFITS: Comprehensive benefits package including but not limited to health, dental, life, LTD, AD&D, pension (upon eligibility), recognition programs and generous relocation assistance. You can view our benefits on the official job posting by clicking here.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Prior to entering UF’s campus, a COVID-19 screening must be taken through UF Health in order to be ‘cleared for campus’. Interviews may be conducted prior to the closing date, but no offer of employment will be extended until after the position closes. Once an official offer is extended and accepted, the candidate will be required to complete the federal Employment Eligibility Verification Form I-9 and will be contingent on satisfactory background screening results. The candidate will also be required to present acceptable and original documents to prove identity and authorization to work in the United States. The University Athletic Association, Inc. is an at-will employer, a separate company from the University of Florida and not a state employer.
TO APPLY: Qualified applicants please go to www.FloridaGators.com/employment to apply. For individuals without computer access, stop by the University Athletic Association, Inc. Human Resources offices located on the 4th floor of the west side of Ben Hill Griffin Stadium.
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MINIMUM EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:
4 years’ experience coaching athletes at an elite or highly competitive collegiate level
The skills to develop and manage a collegiate program
Ability to recruit under highly selective academic standards
Ability to provide leadership and instruction on personal and athletic development of student-athletes
Possess strong organizational and interpersonal skills, communicate effectively (verbal and written) and have the ability to multi-task and operate within an extremely motivated, team-oriented atmosphere
Ability to engage effectively with others of diverse cultures or backgrounds
Available to work a non-standard work week which will include evenings, weekends, holidays and extensive overnight team travel
Knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: HDCOACH
About University Athletic Association, Inc. at the University of Florida
The University Athletic Association, Inc. is the athletic department for the University of Florida. We are searching for talented candidates to assist us in the pursuit of our goal of being one of the finest intercollegiate athletic programs in the nation. Join UF's 150-year plus tradition of academic excellence, leading-edge research, medical care, flourishing arts, and world-class athletics. As part of The Gator Nation, you will enjoy outstanding benefits and play an integral role in contributing to the atmosphere, diverse culture, and traditions that make the University Athletic Association a great place to work.