Internal Number: SCW-1
Shenandoah University’s Athletics Department is accepting applications for a Women's Soccer Assistant Coach. This is a full-time benefited position located on our main campus in Winchester, Virginia.
The Assistant Coach is responsible for assisting the Head Coach in all aspects of running a competitive NCAA program, with particular focus on the areas of recruitment and retention, on-field success, and providing a positive and enriching experience to student-athletes. The Assistant Coach will help in facilitating all training sessions, organizing team travel and meals, fundraising, involving the team in community service projects, and performing other responsibilities within the athletic department as assigned.
Minimum qualifications include a Bachelor's Degree, (Master’s Degree Preferred), 2+ years of college coaching experience, and a strong foundation in teaching the technical and tactical aspects of the game. This position involves frequent verbal, written, and email correspondence with current and prospective students, parents, faculty, and staff. The successful candidate will be a self-starter who is able to work independently, has excellent organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills, and will be someone who is able to interpret, apply and comply with all NCAA rules and regulations. A demonstrated commitment to the academic development of student-athletes will be given preference as will knowledge of Shenandoah University policies and procedures.
The complete application will include a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three professional references. The review of applications will begin immediately and continue until a qualified candidate is selected.
Shenandoah University is committed to enriching its educational experience and culture through the diversity of its faculty, administration, and staff. All candidates are strongly encouraged to include a statement in their cover letters addressing ways in which they may be able to contribute to that commitment.
**Note: A pre-employment background check will be required and a satisfactory driving record may be required as a condition of hire.