Indian Hills Community College is seeking a qualified candidate to lead the Men’s Soccer program. The head coach will recruit and develop student-athletes, organize all facets of the Men’s Soccer program, including but not limited to practice and game organization, travel arrangements, recruiting, scheduling, budgeting and soccer fundraising.
Vision: Indian Hills Community College will transform the future through education and empowerment.
Mission: Indian Hills Community College changes lives by inspiring learning, diversity, social enrichment, and regional economic advancement.
Core Values: Indian Hills Community College is committed to excellence, success, service, integrity, community, innovation, diversity, and inclusion.
Minimum Job Requirements:
Bachelor’s degree required.
Successful coaching and recruiting experience at the collegiate level is preferred.
Experience playing at the collegiate level is preferred.
Ability to relate to and supervise student athletes.
Evaluate players’ performance and design plans/strategies for improvement.
Provide individual and group instruction focused on the technical improvement of the individual.
Schedule, organize and oversee all practices and games.
Develop a high quality recruitment program supported with a written, well defined plan including recruitment, scheduling, contacts and results. Meet enrollment goals and expectations for roster each year.
Be involved in and with booster club activities.
Develop student-body support for athletic events by planning activities that will appeal to students.
Work diligently for placement at four year colleges and universities for worthy performers in the Indian Hills Community College program.
Be responsible for the conduct of players both on and off the pitch.
Work cooperatively with the Women’s Soccer Coach in regard to schedules, facilities, budgets and equipment.
Work cooperatively with the Women’s Soccer Coach in regards to oversight of the Men’s and Women’s Soccer Assistant Coach.
Maintain a monitoring system of class attendance and satisfactory progress toward each player’s educational goal.
Dress, act and represent Indian Hills Community College appropriately at all athletic events, practices and activities.
Conduct other duties with equal diligence and effort as given to the athletic program.
Monitor financial aid packages for all recruits to assure that educational costs are properly arranged for within established guidelines.
Organize and manage a summer soccer camp.
Aid in facility maintenance.
Keep inventory and maintain equipment.
Initiate press releases and handle public relations associated with soccer.
Develop and maintain a budget for the men’s soccer program.
Coordinate all aspects of team travel.
Hire officials for matches.
Attend conferences, seminars, and meetings as permitted for professional development.
Maintain regular and consistent attendance at work.
Other duties as may be assigned.
Responsible To: Executive Dean, Student Development & Athletics
Position Level: Certified, Coach – Exempt – Traditional Funding, at will employment on a letter of employment
Indian Hills Community College (IHCC) is one of 15 community colleges in the state of Iowa. Founded in 1966, the college's district spans 10 counties in southeast Iowa. Although these counties comprise the college's primary service area, students come to Indian Hills from all over the state of Iowa, across the nation, and even around the globe.
Indian Hills Community College has been ranked in the top 10% of all community colleges in the nation, by the Aspen Institute, since 2011