Indiana University Kokomo seeks qualified candidates for Assistant Coach, Women’s Soccer. Indiana University Kokomo athletics is an intercollegiate athletic program and a member of the NAIA. IU Kokomo offers men’s and women’s cross country, men’s and women’s track, men’s and women’s basketball, men’s and women’s golf, women’s tennis, baseball, women’s volleyball and women’s soccer. This position is part time.
Reporting to the Head Coach, the Assistant Coach will provide support in the management and administration of various aspects of the program, including but not limited to: assisting with the recruitment process, including development of recruitment plans; developing and leading strength training and conditioning programs as needed; attending and assisting with practice as well as game planning efforts; breaking down film and performing analysis; supporting in game management functions; developing and implementing strategies for motivating and retaining student-athletes; participating in fundraising and community service projects; assisting with the coordination of travel arrangements; enforcing policies and procedures as outlined in the student-athlete handbook, team rules, and university student handbook; as well as other duties as assigned by Head Coach.
Must have at least 2 years soccer coaching experience and experience in coordinating strategies in academic success of students along with mentoring of those students. Ability to work/travel with team early mornings and afternoons, evenings, and weekends as needed. Preferred Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university; knowledge of NAIA and/or NCAA compliance rules and regulations; collegiate playing experience preferred.
To apply for this position, go to jobs.iu.edu/ and submit a resume, a cover letter and names and contact information for 3 professional references. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
General questions regarding the application process can be directed to the Human Resources office at 765-455-9368. The Office of Affirmative Action provides reasonable accommodations for applicants interested in staff or academic positions with Indiana University. If you need assistance applying, you are encouraged to contact this office at 765-455-9221. Verification of a disability may be required.
Indiana University Kokomo is committed to preparing students to engage an increasingly diverse society. We seek higher education professionals with knowledge and experience working with diverse cultures and communities. Our employees are expected to be willing to engage “out of the box” methods of assisting diverse students that may be culturally-based. We are looking for candidates who can help us assist, attract, support, and advise a diverse group of student leaders.
Indiana University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation or identity, national origin, disability status, or protected veteran status. This institution is also a provider of ADA services.
About Indiana University Kokomo
Indiana University Kokomo is a small, friendly campus where you can earn a well-respected degree from Indiana University. Choose from a wide variety of academic majors, attend classes on campus as well as online, and utilize services that empower you to achieve your educational and personal goals. It is the mission of IU Kokomo to enhance the lives of the residents of north central Indiana through our academic programs, through our activities and organizations, and through our community engagement.