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Daemen College Assistant Men's Soccer Coach in Amherst, New York

Department:Athletics Official Title:Assistant Men's Soccer Coach Number of Individuals*With the Job Description:* One-Three Work Location:Athletic Facility Title of Immediate Supervisor:Head Men's Soccer Coach Title of Other Positions*Reporting To this Position:* N/A Purpose of Position: Under general supervision the Assistant Men's Soccer Coach assists the head coach in developing student-athletes academically and athletically for the Men's Soccer program, and contributes to the educational mission of the College by offering direction and instruction in the area of soccer athletics. Specific Tasks/Duties performed: * Contributes to the educational mission of the College by coordinating the instruction of student-athletes in the area of soccer training and competition; * Recruits student-athletes for the soccer program; * Instructs methods and strategies and coaches student-athletes in the sport * Provides academic support for student-athletes; * Provides motivation, counseling, and supervision for student-athletes; * Monitors study hall, day-to-day class attendance, and maintains contact with student-athletes regarding their academic progress; * Operates the program under the rules and regulations of the College, the NCAA, and the ECC; understanding that a coach can be suspended for a period of time without pay or terminated if found to be involved in significant or repetitive violations of NCAA regulations; * Assists the Head Coach with film breakdown and analysis; * Performs other duties as assigned by the Head Coach. Faculty and staff are expected to maintain the confidentiality of all confidential and proprietary information (including but*notlimitedto:studentpersonalinformation, studentgrades,employee personal information, etc.), both during and after their employment with the College. If a faculty or staff member has a question about the confidentiality of a particular matter, he/she should consult their supervisor. Any violation of this rule shall subject the faculty /staff member to disciplinary action, up to and including immediate termination of employment. General Description-% of Time 80% Provides teaching and instruction as well as individual team instruction for the fundamentals of soccer and developing skills. Follows and conforms to NCAA rules and regulations. 10% Provides guidance and advice to student-athletes. 10% Recruits potential student-athletes. Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: * Strong interpersonal, organizational, written and oral communication skills. * Knowledge of coaching and teaching techniques and the ability to effectively use them. * Ability to work evenings, weekends, and holidays when necessary. * Ability to drive a personal or college vehicle for the purpose of college business on a regular basis. * Ability to travel when necessary. * Knowledge of recruiting techniques and the ability to effectively use them. * Current certification in CPR, AED, and First Aid. Annual Blood Borne Pathogen education/training. Minimum Qualifications: * Bachelor degree in a related field is required with coaching experience. * At least one year of coaching experience in soccer at the collegiate or higher competitive level of high school or two-year college. * Valid driver's license required. License must meet insurance company rules and regulations for driving underwriting criteria. Preferred Experience: * Goal Keeper at the collegiate level and/or coaching experience at the collegiate level is highly desirable * Goal Keeping Certification highly desirable Position is part time, professional exempt (seasonal contract) and requires evening and weekend hours and travel. Anticipated start month of August. For consideration please submit a resume, letter of interest, and contact information for three professional references in the attachments section of your application at _Incomplete packages will not be considered._ Daemen College is an AA/EOE and strongly encourages applications from women, veterans, people of color, individuals with disabilities and candidates who will contribute to and support the cultural fluency and diversity of our campus. Apply directly at *Not Eligible for Benefits (part time status) Job Start/End Date: 02-Jun-2021 to 01-Aug-2021 (EST) Department: Athletics Location: Amherst, NY, USA Pay Rate: $5,000 Pay Type: Other Employment Type: Contract