Emory University, recognized internationally for its outstanding liberal arts colleges, graduate and professional schools, and one of the Southeast's leading health care systems, is located on a beautiful campus in Atlanta, Georgia's historic Druid Hills suburb. Emory maintains an uncommon balance for an institution of its standing: our scholars and experts generate more than $521 million in research funding annually, while also maintaining a traditional emphasis on teaching. The university is enriched by the legacy and energy of Atlanta, and by collaboration among its schools, centers and partners. Athletically Emory University has a broad-based NCAA Division III athletic program with approximately 400 student-athletes comprising the school's 18 varsity sports. Emory competes in the nationally strong University Athletic Association (UAA) and Emory has captured a total of 183 UAA team championships. It is just one of six schools in the nation to place in the top 10 in the NACDA Directors' Cup for best all-around athletics programs. Emory has won 22 Division III national championships and finished among the top 10 Division III programs in the Director's Cup in 15 of the last 16 years The women’s soccer program at Emory under the direction of the current head coach since 2005 has a record of 300-129-57 and has won two conference championships, participated in seven NCAA championship tournaments and was the NCAA runner-up in 2012.
The assistant women's soccer coach is responsible for assisting with all phases of managing a successful soccer program. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: assisting the head coach with identifying and recruiting academically and athletically talented student-athletes, team coaching and individual player development which includes planning and running practice sessions. Coordinates team and individual travel for the purpose of team competition and player recruitment. Assists in scouting and video preparation to get team ready for competition. Develops and maintains effective relationships and communications with students, colleagues, faculty and staff, alumni, parents and supporters. Incumbent may perform other duties as assigned and the omission of specific duties does not preclude the supervisor from assigning duties that are logically related to this position.
A bachelor’s degree in an appropriate area of specialization, two years of experience in collegiate soccer coaching, and prior successful soccer playing experience is a pre-requisite, preferably at the college level OR equivalent combination of education, training and experience. Strong organizational, managerial, communication and computer skills with attention to detail. Knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations. Preferred qualifications would include a USSF Coaching license or NSCAA coaching diploma in soccer. Goalkeeping coaching experience would be a plus.
This position is a full time 10-month position with excellent benefits package with an opportunity to supplement income with summer camps.
To apply send letter of application, resume, names and phone numbers of at least three references to Sue Patberg at email@example.com. Emory University is an EO/AA/Disability/Veteran Employer.