Colorado Northwestern Community College is seeking a full-time Men’s Soccer Coach to lead a new soccer program on the Craig campus. Successful applicants will demonstrate an ability to serve as the program leader for Men’s Soccer. This position is responsible for operating a program for student-athletes which includes coaching, mentoring, guiding, and training student-athletes who are highly skilled in their sport while pursing Athletics’ twin goals of athletic excellence and instructing student’s in how to be academically and personally successfully. The successful candidate must possess leadership and management skills that will further establish the men’s soccer program on the Craig Campus while introducing collegiate sports to the community. The incumbent shall hold a combination of a Bachelor’s degree in a relevant sport discipline and/or demonstrable experience as a Soccer coach at the high school or collegiate level and have an applicable or relevant degree in a discipline for additional teaching duties and/or administrative practices as applicable. CNCC values high energy, creativity, and a strong commitment to student engagement. We are seeking coaches who will have a dramatic impact on student success, and will enhance a culture of excellence in our Athletic Program. CNCC is a small, rural community college located in Northwest Colorado. Review of applications will begin immediately.
The incumbent shall be able to demonstrate the ability to lead a successful Soccer program at the collegiate level. Duties to be fulfilled such as but not limited to:
Demonstrating the ability to administer NJCAA Division I intercollegiate program including recruiting, scheduling, fund raising, budgeting, travel and practice plans;
Ability to coach, teach and train student-athletes in skills and strategies related to competition;
Capability to instruct students in how to be academically successful;
Demonstrating the ability to mentor, maintain discipline, respect and standards of behavior;
Fulfilling other responsibilities in the Athletics Department based on coaches skill set, the needs of the Department and team sharing approach.
The mission of Colorado Northwestern Community College is to enhance people’s lives through education. To this end, CNCC will: Provide accessible, affordable, quality education in safe, rural, small-town environments Prepare our students to achieve their educational, workplace, and personal goals Offer educational programs that respond to evolving workforce environments, to include workforce training, occupational certificates, and Associate of Applied Science and Bachelor of Applied Science degrees Offer excellent, two-year general education transfer degrees Provide unique learning, leadership, and recreational experiences in the diverse natural environments of Northwest Colorado Value and promote life-long learning Value and promote diversity, including cultural and ethnic diversity, and diversity of thought and opinion Provide holistic and broadly-based student support Manage fiscal and overall resources to best serve institutional goals and responsibilities Provide campuses and facilities with innovative technology Continue to reach out to the Northwest Colorado community and beyond in order to create meaningful and mutually beneficial partnerships