Effectively build and lead a highly-successful women’s soccer program that creates a culture of excellence on the pitch and in the classroom and embraces the philosophies and rules of NCAA Division III.
Develop a program that will be highly competitive within the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference. Ambitiously and successfully recruit academically and athletically motivated student-athletes who will have a positive impact on the program and campus. Monitor and promote a highly successful academic atmosphere for student-athletes. Develop a culture of excellence where successful student-athletes will thrive and be engaged in the growth of the team and themselves. Plan and conduct team practices. Prepare game and scrimmage schedules and submit them to the Director of Athletics for approval. Be responsible for processing business-related paperwork, such as: requisitions for purchase orders, travel forms, credit card purchases and receipts, travel advances, reimbursements and other business forms. Arrange for contest officials, including payment for their services. Make travel arrangements for road games. Participate in community service activities. Participate in Athletic Department meetings and SCAC meetings. Be responsible for the inventory (purchase, maintenance, and repair) of uniforms, supplies, and equipment. Supply information as requested to maintain and update the Schreiner Athletics website. Know and abide by the rules and policies of Schreiner University, SCAC, and NCAA Division III, as well as embracing their respective philosophies. Be responsible for student-athletes’ conduct on trips. Recommend athletes for awards. Enhance professional growth by attending clinics and workshops. Manage funds by staying within an annual budget, which includes equipment, travel, facility, training or related resource needs. Drive self and team as needed for recruiting, games and other university-sponsored activities. Maintain University Safety – Safety guides soccer program including securing goals and insuring equipment is safe and in good repair. Ensures that all filing cabinet drawers are shut when not in use, cords are not across floor without being securely fastened down, all walkways remain clear in the office and hallway with no items hanging off edges or coming out from under tables, and chairs are placed in unobtrusive areas. Communications – Acts to facilitate good communications between employees, students, parents and management through interpersonal and professional communication techniques. Confidentiality – Maintains the highest level of confidentiality concerning all matters in the Athletic Department. Does not discuss in any manner any information obtained through work.
Out of town overnight travel for intercollegiate athletic contests, meetings, conferences and recruiting efforts. Maintain general office hours in off season. Weekend and holiday work schedule when necessary. Occasional overtime work required during season and post season play/recruiting/meetings 90% walking or standing during season and practice
EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS REQUIRED
Bachelor’s Degree required. Prior collegiate coaching experience preferred. Proficiency in scheduling games, practice and travel. Proficiency in preparation and management of budgets. Ability to relate to young women. Ability to communicate effectively and work as University team member. Ability to travel overnight with soccer team. Ability to become certified in CPR, First Aid and AED (automatic external defibrillator) Updated annually. Knows and abides by policies of Schreiner University, SCAC and NCAA. Valid Coaching license throughout employment. Must have a valid Texas driver’s license, related insurance and good driving record. Obtaining a CDL Driver’s License will be required.
Internal Number: 216
About Schreiner University
Schreiner is a private, primarily residential liberal arts university affiliated with the Presbyterian church. It is located in Kerrville, Texas 60 miles northwest of San Antonio. The University enrolls an estimated 1,400 undergraduate and graduate students. It offers 27 undergraduate degree programs, 9 pre-professional programs, 3 graduate degree programs and certification programs, 3 nursing programs, 1 military academy program, and 1 program to support college students with learning disabilities.
Schreiner University is an Hispanic-serving institution, an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, and is strongly and actively committed to diversity within its community.