Assistant Coach - Women's Soccer - Utah Valley University in Orem Utah

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Utah Valley University

Orem, Utah 84058

United States

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Detailed Job Description

Under the direction of the Head Athletic Coach, the Assistant Coach is responsible for: providing technical expertise in the fundamentals of the sport, teaching student-athletes basic and advanced skills; assisting in management of the team through recruiting, program development, fund-raising, promotional activities, and related assigned responsibilities. The Assistant Coach guides and mentors student-athletes throughout the academic year.
Essential Functions, Major Duties, and/or Accountabilities:
- Assist in monitoring team members' eligibility according to requirements set by the University Athletic Board, WAC and NCAA rules and regulations.
- Teach and maintain the effective skill level of the Women's Soccer team.
- Assists in scouting future opponents as well as implement and maintain a recruiting database.
- Assists head couch, athletic director and other department staff in maintaining an effective program and develop of team policies and procedures.
- Organize fundraising programs and community service activities.
- Manage travel arrangements and travel budget.
- Prepare scouting reports and help formulate game plans, developing training programs and summer camps.
- Uphold and abide by all WAC, NCAA regulations and UVU policies and procedures.
- Guide and mentor student-athletes throughout the academic year.
- Maintaining parent and alumni communication, social media presence and other duties assigned by the Head Coach  

Minimum Qualifications

Graduation from an accreditied institution with a master's degree and one year of coaching experience; OR a bachelor's degree and three years of experience related to essential duties; or any combination of education and experiences related to the essential duties totaling seven years.  

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

-Knowledge of WAC and NCAA rules and regulations.
-Knowledge of equipment management.
-Knowledge of parent and alumni communication.
-Skills in interpersonal relations and problem-solving.
-Skill in execution of soccer summer camps.
-Ability to execute travel needs and manage travel budget.
-Ability to recruit, coach and scout intercollegiate Women's Soccer players.
-Ability to implement and maintain a recruiting database.
-Ability to instruct, manage, motivate and evaluate student course work and classroom performance.
-Ability to fundraise and plan and execute community service activities.  

Special Instructions to Applicants

- To be considered an applicant for employment you must apply online through the UVU.Jobs website.
- To receive full consideration for post-secondary education, please submit copies of transcripts or diploma of highest degree earned. Transcripts do not have to be official copies.
- To be considered in the first screening, the online application and required application documents (see below) must be submitted by the screening or closing date.
- Our system can only accept supplemental documents (such as cover letters or transcripts) in PDF or Word format. The file size of documents must be less than 2MB. It is strongly recommended that you take documents that are not in an electronic form and scan them into a separate black and white PDF file so you can attach them electronically to the online application. You can get help with this at a local copy center if needed.
- Any offer of employment will be contingent upon the results of a background check, which includes a criminal records check. A criminal conviction is not necessarily a bar to employment.
- Application materials become the property of UVU.
- For questions contact Human Resources at  

Keyword Phrases

  • Assistant Coach
  • Women's Soccer
  • Athletics
  • student centered teaching organization
  • building communities of engaged learners
  • beautiful mountain location
  • Athletic Department & Coaching
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Bachelors
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: See Job Description
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter