Fairfield University is currently seeking qualified applicants for the position of Head Coach, Women’s Soccer. Fairfield Athletics is committed to providing a championship caliber experience to its student-athletes in all aspects of their education; competitively, academically, and in the community. In keeping with that expectation, candidates must demonstrate a reciprocal commitment to the university’s Jesuit mission and identity and the objective of preparing our student-athletes for leadership roles in life.
RESPONSIBILITIES: The Head Coach is responsible for directing all phases of a competitive Division I women’s soccer program within the NCAA and Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC). Responsibilities include but are not limited to; practice and game coaching, player development, recruiting, scheduling, budget management and fund-raising. Candidates must demonstrate a keen understanding of, and commitment to, NCAA and Conference rules compliance.
QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor’s degree required. Prior collegiate coaching and playing experience preferred.
Fairfield University, founded by the Society of Jesus, is a coeducational institution of higher learning whose primary objectives are to develop the creative intellectual potential of its students and to foster in them ethical and religious values and a sense of social responsibility. Founded by the Society of Jesus in 1942, Fairfield University is proud of its identity as a Jesuit and Catholic un...iversity, an identity that gives rise to our vibrant institutional mission: education in the liberal arts, sciences and professions that prepares students to lead their communities with insight, empathy, critical rigor and a determination to serve and promote justice.
Fairfield University is situated on a beautiful, 200-acre campus with easy access to New York City and picturesque views of the Long Island Sound. The town of Fairfield is set along the Gold Coast of Connecticut where breezy beaches, a thriving arts community, and premiere restaurants abound in a vibrant downtown. Fairfield is a highly attractive college town and consistently rated as one of the premier residential areas in the state of Connecticut.