Dixie State University is seeking a dynamic, experienced individual with integrity and a history of success to lead our Women’s Soccer program as we join the Western Athletic Conference and begin competing at the NCAA Division I level this fall. We seek an individual who is committed to developing the entire student-athlete, both on and off the field, maximizing each one’s full potential. Additionally, we are seeking a coach who will embrace the Dixie State University and Athletic Department values by leading with professionalism, positivity, integrity, and passion, and the ability to inspire and mentor his or her staff and our student-athletes as we prepare them for a lifetime of impact.
RESPONSIBILITIES: Provide Leadership in the academic, personal, and athletic development of student- athletes at Dixie State University by directing and coordinating all activities of the Women's Soccer program, in the planning, organizing, and coaching of the NCAA Division I team.
Hire, supervise, and direct all part-time and volunteer assistants in proper function and assignments. Ensure compliance by all Women's Soccer staff of all University, Western Athletic Conference, and NCAA procedures and regulations.
Monitor academic progress and general welfare/wellness of student-athletes.
Determine fiscal requirements and recommend budget to athletic administration. Support fund-raising responsibilities within the athletic department and be an active member of the Southern Utah community.
Direct Dixie State Women's Soccer Camps (additional compensation available).
Purchase and maintain equipment and inspect practice facilities and equipment regularly. Schedule and coordinate all Women's Soccer games through proper channels in the Athletic Department.
Guide and supervise student-athletes related to campus regulations.
Responsible for athletic competition credit.
Coordinate medical coverage with Athletic Training staff.
Provide reports and information concerning the Women's Soccer program as required. Provide information, results, and statistics to the Sports Information Director for press coverage, brochures, media guides and tournament schedules as needed.
Dixie State University is an open-enrollment institution committed to student access, affordability and success. DSU has adopted an instructional approach of "active learning. active life" and we seek faculty and staff committed to providing students with an active learning environment. Dixie State currently has approximately 11,000 students and has been a fast-growing Utah public institution of higher education over the last several years. We offer over 185 programs, including masters, bachelors, associates, certificates, endorsements, minors, and/or emphases. DSU seeks to recruit faculty and staff who enthusiastically support the University's strong commitment to its strategic plan, campus diversity, and growth trajectories. DSU faculty and staff are committed to the academic success of all our students, including students of color, students with disabilities, students who are first generation to college, veterans, students with diverse socio-economic backgrounds, and students of diverse sexual orientation and gender expressions.
The athletic programs at Dixie State are currently members of the NCAA Division II and participate in the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference (RMAC). H...owever, beginning July 1, 2020, all sports will transition to NCAA Division I status and participate as members of the Western Athletic Conference (WAC).
About the Area: St. George, home of Dixie State University, is located 300 miles south of Salt Lake City and 110 miles northeast of Las Vegas, Nevada. With an area population of 85,000, St. George is a tourist magnet due to its proximity to such scenic wonders as Zion, Bryce and Grand Canyon National Parks, Cedar Breaks and Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monuments, and Lakes Powell and Mead.