Assists in the coaching of the Men’s Soccer team which includes instruction in the rules, regulations, techniques, and team concepts of the sport, specific position instruction, game day coaching and instruction, practice planning and execution both during in- and off-season, recruitment, conditioning, supervision of athletes, maintenance of Men’s Soccer facilities and equipment, and administrative tasks.
Essential Job Duties
Provide instruction in all aspects of the game of Men’s Soccer including fundamentals of the game, rules, regulations, techniques, and team concepts.
Provide specific position instruction.
Provide planning and execution of instruction during in- and off-season daily practices.
Provide game day instruction and coaching.
Perform recruiting activities to develop a competitive team.
Maintain Men’s Soccer facilities. Perform pre-game and post-game facility preparation.
Perform weekly random room checks in the residence halls and enforce curfews.
Coordinate team travel arrangements, motel reservations, travel itineraries and make arrangements with food service for meals when games interfere with regular dining schedule.
Report game scores and information to the media, as needed, and to NJCAA each week.
Maintain stats internally as well as on the NJCAA website.
Coordinate equipment and field maintenance.
Assist the head coach with implementation, supervision, and coordination of fundraisers.
Supervise study hall and tutoring for student athletes.
Supervise and assist student athletes in community projects.
Maintain office hours and correspondence files.
Perform other related tasks as assigned by the Head Coach, Athletic Director and/or Vice President of Student Affairs.
Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
Ability to establish and maintain positive working relationships with faculty, staff, administrators, students, parents, and community members.
Understanding of and commitment to the community college philosophy and mission.
Preferred Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
Goal keeping or playing experience at the collegiate level.
Ability to communicate verbally in Spanish
Information Technology Abilities
Ability to operate a personal computer using the Windows environment within the Crowder College Network environment.
Ability to use E-mail.
Operate standard facility and field equipment.
Knowledge of and ability to safely use fitness equipment and weights.
Usually outdoors, office or classroom environment with minimal exposure to temperature changes, noise, dust or chemicals.
Normal college working hours but adjustment of hours involving evening and/or weekend work may be required
A neat appearance and appropriate apparel are required.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Work will require mobility within campus facilities and game locations.
Ability to lift up to 50 pounds and work with athletic, facility, and field equipment.
Input, access and distribute information using computers.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to handle or feel; reach with hands and arms; stoop, kneel, or crouch; and talk or hear.
The conditions herein are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Ability to effectively communicate, in English and Spanish preferred, with a variety of people, including staff, students, parents, and the general public, in both written and oral mediums.
CROWDER COLLEGE RESERVES THE RIGHT TO MODIFY, INTERPRET, OR APPLY THIS POSITION DESCRIPTION IN ANY WAY THE INSTITUTION DESIRES. THIS POSITION DESCRIPTION IN NO WAY IMPLIES THAT THESE ARE THE ONLY DUTIES, INCLUDING ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES, TO BE PERFORMED BY THE EMPLOYEE OCCUPYING THIS POSITION. THIS POSITION DESCRIPTION IS NOT AN EMPLOYMENT CONTRACT, IMPLIED OR OTHERWISE. THE EMPLOYMENT RELATIONSHIP REMAINS “AT-WILL.” THE AFOREMENTIONED POSITION REQUIREMENTS ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE TO REASONABLY ACCOMMODATE QUALIFIED INDIVIDUALS WITH A DISABILITY.
Additional Salary Information: Annual 10-month salary $10,265, plus housing provided in Roughrider Village and a meal plan in the Crowder College Dining Hall. Full fringe benefits including membership in the Public-School Retirement System of Missouri, health and life insurance, and tuition waivers for dependents.
About Crowder College
Crowder College is a comprehensive community college situated in the beautiful Ozark region of Southwest Missouri. The College was founded in 1963 by a vote of district citizens in five contiguous school districts in McDonald and Newton Counties, which composes the formal college district. The College is also assigned a nine-county service region which extends north up the Oklahoma and Kansas state lines to Vernon County and east along the Arkansas state line to Barry County. Crowder is well respected in the community, state, and nation. Crowder has been named as one of the “Great Colleges to Work For” by the Chronicle of Higher Education the last 5 of 7 years.
Crowder College is also affiliated with the Missouri Department of Higher Education and seeks approvals through the Coordinating Board of Higher Education. Information may be accessed on the Missouri Department of Higher Education.