Close Date: 08-May-2023 Salary Range: $42,500 per year
Job Description Under administrative direction, the Sun Devil Athletics seeks a qualified Coaching Assistant, Women's Soccer/Goalkeeping to support the Head Coach in providing coaching and administrative assistance to the team. The Coaching Assistant shares responsibility for maintaining student athlete success and supporting the academic development and graduation of student-athletes while focusing on student-athlete welfare; assisting in successfully directing the Soccer program to compete for NCAA Championships; assisting in the recruitment of student-athletes and maintaining a culture of personal accountability in student-athlete performance and conduct, assisting in the planning and direction of all practices, travel, and game activities. This position adheres to NCAA and PAC-12 rules and regulations, as well as Arizona Board of Regents, University, and Athletic Department policies and procedures.
Department Name SDA Women's Soccer
Assist in overseeing daily practices.
Assist with preparation, organization, design, and implementation of effective practice schedules.
Assist with recruits and retains, develops, and graduates high performing Soccer Student-Athletes.
Assist with coaching and analyzing top level goalkeepers.
Assist with player analysis, utilizing analytics data.
Assist in the conditioning, training and performance of team members.
Assist in monitoring academic progress and eligibility status of student team members and the participation of team members in class attendance and meeting mandatory study hall requirements.
Ensure consistent compliance with all University, NCAA and Pac 12 Conference rules, and regulations.
Counsel student athletes in their obligations to observe rules and procedures adopted by the University, Conferences, and the NCAA.
Perform community engagement, donor, and public relations.
Help to ensure participation in public relation activities are in conformance with all applicable rules and regulations governing Intercollegiate Athletics as approved by SDA Administration and Head Coach.
Perform administrative duties pertaining to the program as assigned by the Head Coach.
Assist with budget management while utilizing strong computer skills.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Required Minimum Qualifications Bachelor's degree in a related field AND one (1) year of coaching experience; OR, Any equivalent combination of education and/or experience from which comparable knowledge, skills and abilities have been achieved.
Coaching experience within an elite or collegiate athletics environment.
Demonstrated knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations.
Experience with soccer analytics.
Evidence of effective communication skills.
Experience in using organizational, public relations, interpersonal, customer service, and supervisory skills when working with student-athletes, faculty, staff, coaches, and administration.
Experience in multi-tasking and working cooperatively with others.
Experience working with multi-cultural populations.
Evidence of high integrity and character who shares a commitment for knowing and complying with NCAA, Conference, and Institutional rules as they apply to the Arizona State Athletics program.
Experience working extended daily hours, evenings, weekends, and holidays as needed.
Demonstrated knowledge of techniques and methods, specific to the soccer, to include knowledge of science and technology of training and conditioning for sports competition.
Evidence of a Goalkeeper Coaching certificate or diploma preferred.
Activities are performed in an environmentally controlled office setting subject to periods of sitting, keyboarding and manipulating a computer mouse.
Required to stand for varying lengths of time and walk/run moderate distances to perform work .
Frequent bending, reaching, lifting, pushing and pulling up to 25 pounds.
Regular activities require the ability to quickly change priorities, which may include and/or are subject to resolution of conflicts.
Ability to clearly communicate to perform essential functions.
Work schedule is dependent upon athletic season competition schedule and may include days, nights, weekends, and/or holidays.
Travel is required for this position.
Driving is required for position.
Department Statement: The Sun Devil Athletics (SDA) programs are elite, high profile Division I programs. By definition, Division I programs are the "best of the best" and the ladder by which athletes ascend to the world of professional sports and international competitions, such as the Olympics and World Cup. Moreover, Arizona State University and SDA compete in the PAC-12 conference. This conference is known for having won more NCAA national championships in team sports than any other conference in history.The vision of SDA is to be a comprehensive perennial top ten NCAA Division I athletics program that empowers Sun Devils to maximize human potential and make a positive impact on our university, community and the world.The mission of SDA is to provide opportunities for student-athletes to achieve at the highest levels of both academic and athletic excellence, thereby providing them with opportunities for personal growth, offering a unifying force to the campus community, and creating a source of pride among and support from the external constituencies of the university. SDA promotes identity, inclusion and expression to build a strong Sun Devil Community reflective of ASU’s charter.SDA affirms ASU’s commitment to equal employment and is fully committed to the principles of student-athlete welfare, institutional control, gender equity and inclusion, ethnic diversity, and sportsmanship. This commitment includes creating an environment where student-athletes contribute to a winning tradition while enhancing the campus and local community and competing in a program having integrity and high ethical standards. SDA is committed to a leadership role within the university, community, the Pac-12 Conference, and the nation. SDA is committed to recruit, retain and develop a gender equitable, inclusive and diversified workforce.ASU offers up to 24 hours of professional development opportunities per year and a competitive benefits package, which includes paid vacation and holidays, health insurance, free mental health resources, employee discounts and more. In particular, ASU offers a generous tuition discount for employees, their spouses, dependents and retirees. Working in SDA also provides unique access to sporting events and athletic-related discounts.For more information on ASU benefits, please visit http://cfo.asu.edu/hr-benefitsenrollment.
ASU Statement Arizona State University is a new model for American higher education, an unprecedented combination of academic excellence, entrepreneurial energy and broad access. This New American University is a single, unified institution comprising four differentiated campuses positively impacting the economic, social, cultural and environmental health of the communities it serves. Its research is inspired by real world application blurring the boundaries that traditionally separate academic disciplines. ASU serves more than 100,000 students in metropolitan Phoenix, Arizona, the nation's fifth largest city. ASU champions intellectual and cultural diversity, and welcomes students from all fifty states and more than one hundred nations across the globe.
Arizona State University is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by law.
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Background Check Statement ASU conducts pre-employment screening for all positions which includes a criminal background check, verification of work history, academic credentials, licenses, and certifications. Employment is contingent upon successful passing of the background check.
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