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Head Coach, Soccer

Posting Details

Posting Details

Institution University of South Dakota
Working Title Head Coach, Soccer
Posting Number NFE00032P
Department USD-Intercollegiate Athletics
Physical Location of Position (City) Vermillion
Posting Text

The University of South Dakota Head Women’s Soccer Coach is responsible for all aspects of administering a Division I women’s soccer program including but not limited to: oversight of office management; coaching; scheduling; recruiting; assuring progress of the student-athletes toward their degree-completion and graduation; APR; administering scholarship program; fundraising and public relations; and operating the program within budget and in compliance with institutional, conference and NCAA rules and regulations.
Qualifications: Bachelor degree required, master’s preferred. Applicants must have knowledge of how to administer a collegiate soccer program, preference given to those who have D1 experience. Candidates must have excellent communication, organizational and leadership skills. Must have the ability to work responsibly with minimal supervision and the flexibility to travel, work weekends and evenings when necessary. The selected candidate must successfully pass the NCAA recruiting examination and receive certification in CPR/AED/First Aid.

Posting Date 11/02/2017
Closing Date
Open Until Filled Yes
First Consideration Date 11/16/2017
Advertised Salary
Duration of the Term 12 months
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Appointment Percent 100
Work Hours
Typical Hours Worked Per Week
Appointment Type Regular
Faculty Status No
Scope of Search External (includes Internal)
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This position requires Travel, Overnight stays, Weekends/Holidays, Valid Drivers License
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Department Description and Cultural Expectations

The University of South Dakota is the flagship institution of South Dakota, located on a 216-acre campus in Vermillion, in the southeast corner of South Dakota. USD is a NCAA Division I institution and a member of the Summit League. For further information regarding USD, the Athletic Department, and our soccer program, please refer to our website at

“Founded in 1862, The University of South Dakota is designated as the only public liberal arts university in the state and is home to a comprehensive College of Arts and Sciences, School of Education, School of Health Sciences, the state’s only School of Law, School of Medicine, the accredited Beacom School of Business and the College of Fine Arts. It has an enrollment of more than 10,100 students taught by 400 faculty members. More information is available at .”

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Diversity Statement

Diversity and inclusiveness are values that are embraced and practiced at the University of South Dakota. Candidates who support these values are encouraged to apply.

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Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Reference List
Optional Documents
  1. Transcripts
  2. Other