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published October 9, 2007

Job Description

Head Women's Soccer Coach
Intercollegiate Athletics

Position Number: 00415538

Nature of Work
Head coach the varsity women's soccer team for intercollegiate competition at a nationally competitive level.

Professional Field
Intercollegiate Athletics as a head coach

Supervision Received
Position is supervised by the Athletic Director.

Supervision Exercised
Supervises one or more assistant coaches

Examples of Work Performed
--Train varsity women's soccer team for intercollegiate competition at a nationally competitive level.
--Develop and implement 5 year, annual, seasonal, monthly, weekly and daily plan for practice and development.
--Develop and implement game plan.
--Maintain and increase knowledge of soccer training and coaching techniques.
--Supervise the training, development and placement of staff personnel.
--Evaluate prospective student-athletes.
--Develop and maintain correspondence for prospective student-athletes.
--Schedule, coordinate and supervise official and unofficial visits of prospective student-athletes.
--Supervise National Letter of Intent Signing and Athletic Financial Aid Contracts.
--Monitor academic performance of student-athletes.
--Counsel student-athletes.
--Insure compliance with all UCCS and NCAA regulations regarding academic eligibility requirements.
--Plan and coordinate Division II soccer schedule within NCAA, Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference and institutional guidelines.
--Supervise home game administration.
--Plan and coordinate team travel and lodging.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
-Knowledge of soccer training and coaching techniques
- Understanding of, or ability to learn, the NCAA forms and compliance requirements.
-Demonstrated experience working with diverse populations in a multi-cultural environment that is committed to diversity and equality in education.
-Excellent interpersonal skills
-Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Minimum Requirements
-Bachelor's Degree from an accredited four-year college or university.
-High school or collegiate experience as a head or assistant coach

Salary Range
$28,000-$32,000 annually depending on qualifications and experience

Background Check
UCCS is dedicated to ensuring a safe and secure environment for our faculty, staff, students and visitors. To achieve that goal, we conduct background investigations for prospective employees.

FLSA Exempt/Non Exempt
The University follows Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) regulations. For the purposes of FLSA this position has been determined to be exempt from (not eligible for) overtime under FLSA

Application Process:
For full consideration, applications and nominations should be submitted no later than October 19th, 2007. The review process will begin October 22nd, 2007 and will continue until the position is filled. Applicants should submit a letter of interest, resume and contact information for three professional references electronically to A.J. Joseph at or by mail to:

The University of Colorado at Colorado Springs
Attention: A.J. Joseph
1420 Austin Bluffs Parkway
P.O. Box 7150
Co Springs, CO 80933-7150

Further information about the university is available at

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