The assistant coach is responsible for assisting with various coaching, management, and administrative duties of the women’s soccer program as assigned by the Head Coach. The ideal candidate for this position will have the ability to positively lead, support, and serve student-athletes in all phases of their collegiate experience. The candidate is expected to strictly support the Head Coach and to model professionalism within a fast-paced and positive business environment. The assistant coach is responsible for conducting any duties or activities with integrity and within the rules of the National Collegiate Athletics Association (NCAA), the Missouri Valley Conference and/or Missouri Valley Football Conference (MVC or MVFC), the State of Illinois, Illinois State University, and the Athletics Department.
1. Proven ability to teach and communicate fundamental and advanced soccer skills 2. Advanced knowledge and experience in Division I soccer 3. Goalkeeping background and experience 4. Thorough knowledge of NCAA compliance and recruiting rules 5. Ability to frequently travel 6. Proven organizational and leadership ability 7. Bachelor’s degree
The position is a 12-month position with the opportunity for annual renewal. Salary is commensurate with experience and qualifications. To assure full consideration, interested individuals MUST apply online by February 12, 2021. Illinois State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer encouraging applications from individuals with disabilities, minorities, females, and veterans.
Illinois State University; Campus Box 7130 – Horton Fieldhouse; Normal, IL 61790
Illinois State University:
Founded in 1857, Illinois State is a coeducational, residential university that emphasizes undergraduate study. Its 34 academic departments in 6 colleges offer 63 undergraduate programs in more than 160 fields of study. The Graduate School coordinates 38 masters, 2 specialist, and 7 doctoral programs. Illinois State ranks 74th among the top 100 public universities in the nation according to U.S. News & World Report rankings of “Best National Universities” released in fall 2014.
Illinois State University is located in the twin-city community of Bloomington-Normal, with a population of approximately 125,000 and is located within easy driving distance of the financial and business centers in Chicago and St. Louis. Expansion Management Magazine rated Bloomington-Normal as one of two metro areas with a five-star quality of life, giving the community high rankings in such areas as standard of living, quality of schools, and traffic and commute. In their most current rankings, Forbes ranked Bloomington-Normal as 20th in its list of the Smartest Cities in America.
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Illinois State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran.