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P/T Assistant Men's Soccer Coach

Company:
Utah Tech University
Job Location:
Category:
Athletics - Coaching
Type:
Adjunct/Part-Time
Salary: $18.00 Hourly

Location: St. George 84770, UT

Job Type: Part-Time Staff

Job Number: 25HRL999-01

Division: Athletics

Department: Athletic Coaches

Opening Date: 04/28/2023

Closing Date
Continuous

Position Announcement

Utah Tech University is seeking a dynamic, experienced individual with integrity and a history of success to assist our Men's Soccer program in the Western Athletic Conference and continue competing at the NCAA Division I level. 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 Utah Tech 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. Additional information can be found online at https://utahtechtrailblazers.com.

Responsibilities
  • Assist the Head Coach to provide leadership in the academic, personal, and athletic development of student-athletes at Utah Tech University by directing and coordinating all activates of the Men's Soccer program, in the planning, organizing, and coaching of the NCAA Division I team.
  • Assist the Head Coach to monitor academic progress and general welfare/wellness of student-athletes.
  • Assist the Head Coach to initiate Men's Soccer team-specific fund-raising programs. Support fund raising responsibilities within the athletic department and be an active member of the Southern Utah community.
  • Assist the Head Coach with UT's Men's Soccer Camps (additional compensation available).
  • Assist the Head Coach to purchase and maintain equipment and Inspect practice facilities and equipment regularly.
  • Assist the Head Coach to schedule and coordinate all Men's Soccer games through proper channels in the Athletic Department.
  • Guide and supervise student-athletes related to campus regulations. Coordinate medical coverage with Athletic Training staff.
  • Assist the Head Coach to provide reports and information concerning the Men'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.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
Qualifications
  • Bachelor's Degree with collegiate playing experience at the NCAA, NAIA or NJCAA level required.
  • NCAA, NAIA or NJCAA coaching experience required. Youth Club Soccer experience should prove experience with the recruiting process.
  • Demonstrated success of recruiting students at the NCAA, NAIA or NJCAA level required.
  • Proven commitment to academic and athletic success.
  • Ability to represent the University in exercising good human relation skills in the community and state.
  • Proven ability to perform fund-raising for team and department needs.
  • Ability to exercise critical human relations skills in establishing and maintaining effective working relations with students, faculty, staff, and the public.
Supplemental Information

POSITION DETAILS, COMPENSATION AND BENEFITS: Part-time "at will" athletic coach position, as defined by University Policy 328. Annual salary of $18/hr. Desired start date of July 2023.

ELECTRONIC APPLICATION PROCEDURES: Application review begins May 15, 2023; position open until filled. Submit application materials (including resume contents and contact information for three professional references) and upload cover letter electronically. If, because of a disability, you need special services or facilities in order to apply for this opening, please call the Human Resources Office at (435) 652-7520.

ABOUT THE UNIVERSITY: Utah Tech University is an open, inclusive, comprehensive, polytechnic institution, committed to exceptional student learning and success that has adopted an instructional approach of "active learning. active life" and a culture of innovation and entrepreneurship. We seek faculty and staff committed to creating an active, applied and career-oriented learning environment that is student-centered. Established in 1911 as a community college and in 2013 as a state university, our university is located in picturesque southwestern Utah, approximately 120 miles north of Las Vegas. The area is renowned for its red rocks, desert climate, over 300 days of sunshine annually, and featuring easy access to world-class outdoor recreational opportunities.

Utah Tech University is a fast-growing Utah public institution of higher education, with more than 12,000 students. We offer over 250 programs, including masters, bachelors, associates, certificates, endorsements, minors, and/or emphases. We seek to recruit and retain diverse and ambitious faculty and staff who bring new ideas, possess values and career aspirations aligned with the mission and vision, and are inspired to build a premier open, inclusive, comprehensive, polytechnic university. Utah Tech University is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer; the President and employees of the University are fully committed to Affirmative Action within its employment programs and activities. Utah Tech does not discriminate or tolerate discrimination, including harassment, based on race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other status protected by University policy, Title IX, or any other federal, state or local law.

The following individuals have been designated to handle inquiries regarding the application of Title IX and its implementing regulations and/or the University's non-discrimination policies:
  • Director of Equity Compliance / Title IX Coordinator: Hazel Sainsbury - titleix@utahtech.edu, HCC 579, 435-652-7747.
  • Deputy Title IX Coordinator: Jennifer Larimore - titleix@utahtech.edu, 435-652-7731.
For further information regarding non-discrimination, please visit https://titleix.utahtech.edu/ or contact: 
  • U.S. Department of Education, Office of Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights, ocr@ed.gov, 800-421-3481.
  • U.S. Department of Education, Denver Regional Office, ocr.denver@ed.gov, 303-844-5695.
The University provides key institutional information regarding Academics, Campus Safety, Student Services, Employment Laws, and other requirement items per the Higher Education Act and other consumer information requirements to perspective students, students, UT employees and prospective employees online at https://utahtech.edu/right-to-know/ and https://police.utahtech.edu/clery-act/.

In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification.

Benefits

Utah Tech University offers a variety of miscellaneous benefits and discounts to employees, both for use on-campus and off-campus. No other benefits are offered for this position.
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