Emmanuel College, located in northeast Georgia, is seeking an Assistant Men’s Soccer Coach to assist with the Men’s Soccer program.
Summary: Under the daily supervision of the head coach, the Assistant Coach is also responsible for the recruitment, retention, spiritual development, and academic success of student-athletes. In addition to coaching, this position aids with the Head Coach in areas including travel, budget, scheduling, and fundraising. The assistant coach will be responsible to maintain compliance with and must have knowledge of all NCAA Division II, Conference Carolinas, and college rules and regulations.
RESPONSIBILITIES: Essential Functions in Assisting the Head Coach:
Conduct programs in accordance with the NCAA regulations, Conference Carolinas guidelines, and within the philosophy of Emmanuel College.
Provide a positive atmosphere that promotes a sense of fairness, organization, commitment, motivation, accomplishment, and fun.
Integrate Christian Faith into coaching including mentorship/discipleship of student athletes and teaching biblical principles.
Teach, recruit, and instruct JV program with oversight from the head coach.
Teach and instruct all aspects of team tactics, technical skills, strength and conditioning, and goalkeeping.
Secondary Functions in Assisting the Head Coach
Stay current concerning rule changes, training techniques, and game strategies in their respective sports.
Keep accurate records of student-athlete participation, and general team data.
Develop and implement strategies for recruiting exceptional student-athletes to attend Emmanuel College.
This position is ideal for the person looking to start a career as a collegiate soccer coach.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor’s degree required. Coaching experience at a club or high school preferred and/or collegiate playing experience.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, and ABILITIES
Knowledge and understanding of coaching, recruiting, and program administration. Knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations. Thorough knowledge of all aspects of the game of soccer. Must demonstrate strong work ethic, customer service, and strong communication skills.
HOW TO APPLY: Please respond via email (preferred) by attaching the following:
Statement of Faith/Personal Testimony: An explanation of the applicant's relationship with God through the Lord Jesus Christ, including a brief account of accepting Christ as personal savior, church membership, and current church involvements.
Pastoral Letter of Recommendation: Needs to be from a current pastor and to include a verification of current church membership/attendance, a description of the applicant’s activity in the local congregation, and an evaluation of the quality of the candidates’ personal commitment to Christ.
No applications will be considered until all application documents have been received.
Email Application file to: Joann Harper, Director of Human Resources at firstname.lastname@example.org. Resumes can be mailed to: Emmanuel College; Attn: Joann Harper/Human Resources; PO Box 129; Franklin Springs, GA 30639. Review of applications will begin immediately.
About Emmanuel College (GA)
Emmanuel College is a private, four-year Christian college with an Evangelical, Pentecostal foundation. Located in the beautiful piedmont area of northeast Georgia, Committed to the Lordship of Jesus Christ, Emmanuel College was founded in 1919 by the International Pentecostal Holiness Church.
We are a Christ-centered liberal arts institution that strives to prepare students to become Christlike disciples who integrate faith, learning and living for effective careers, scholarship and service.
For more information see our “About Us” link at www.ec.edu.