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January 11, 2016
Head Soccer Coach
Head Soccer Coach
Full Time (12 months)
Commensurate with experience and qualifications
The Head Women's Soccer Coach coordinates and plans all aspects of the assigned intercollegiate sport and works cooperatively with all personnel in maintaining a quality program within the policy framework of the University, NCAA, and Southwestern Athletic Conference; supervises arrangements for home and away competitions; encourages and promotes excellence in academics from student-athletes; coordinates and participates in public relations activities for the program; prepares and manages program budget. Additional duties include on-the-field coaching during practice and competition; recruitment of quality student-athletes in accordance with NCAA sport minimums; game preparation; administration of operating budget; supervision of assistants or grad assistant; fundraising; promotional and public relations acitivities; speaking engagements and media interviews; knowledge of and compliance with all NCAA, conference, and university rules and regulations; direct and coordinate the planning, organizaing, and coaching of the Mississippi Valley State University women's soccer team; provides leadership and instruction in the personal and athletic development of student-athletse at Mississippi Valley State University; studies, evaluates and implements innovations in soccer strategy and equipment; and demonstrates professional integrity.
Qualifications Required :
Bachelor’s degree required, Master's degree preferred; a minimum of three (3) years of successful NCAA Division I soccer coaching experience, including advanced knowledge of the sport as a head coach or assistant coach with winning programs; ability to maintain a quality NCAA Division I program; demonstrated ability to recruit and retain student-athletes in accordance with NCAA rules and regulations; must have excellent supervisory and planning skills along with the ability to communicate effectively; must be customer service oriented and have the ability to work well in a diverse environment.
Open Until Filled
Please send application, resume, official transcript and three letters of professional recommendation to:
Department of Human Resources
14000 Highway 82 West
Itta Bena, MS 38941
Mississippi Valley State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer