Assistant Coach, Women's Soccer

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Work type: Staff (Full-Time)
Location: Winter Park, FL
Categories: Athletics
Division: President

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Position Summary:

Highlights of the Rollins College Women's Soccer Program (est. 1997)

  • NCAA Division II National Finalists- 2014
  • NCAA Division II Tournament Appearances- 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2016, 2018
  • NCAA Division II Tournament South Region Champions- 2014
  • Sunshine State Conference Regular Season Champions- 2008, 2009, 2012
  • Sunshine State Conference Tournament Champions- 2009, 2013, 2014

The Assistant Women’s Soccer Coach reports to the Head Women’s Soccer Coach. This is a full-time 10 month appointment commencing August 1 annually. The assistant coach is responsible for assisting the Head Coach in carrying out all activities necessary to accomplish the objectives of this sport within the guidelines of the NCAA, Sunshine State Conference (SSC), and Rollins College.

Primary responsibilities include:

  • Coordinating activities through the Head Coach
  • Assisting Head Coach in recruiting, instructing, and retaining highly skilled student-athletes for the men’s soccer team
  • Providing instruction to soccer student-athletes on the fundamentals, details and strategies of women’s soccer as outlined by the Head Coach
  • Motivating the student-athletes to be successful both in their sport and in their academics
  • Adhering to all policies and regulations of the Director of Athletics, Rollins College, SSC, and NCAA
  • Assisting with the marketing and promotion of soccer
  • Counseling student athletes in sport participation, personal development, and academics
  • Working with the Admissions Office to enroll student-athletes
  • Assisting in monitoring student-athlete’s academic progress
  • In consultation with Advancement Services and the Athletic Director, assist in fundraising in both women’s soccer and with major fundraisers in the Athletic Department
  • Assisting Head Coach in developing game strategies
  • Maintaining confidential records and information on student-athletes in paper files and recruiting software programs
  • Interacting with diverse populations including the college community and the public to increase support and knowledge of soccer
  • Scouting and preparing material on opponents either at games or by reviewing game film
  • Working summer camps and recruiting camps
  • Assist with team travel
  • Assist with inventory/purchasing of equipment and gear
  • Coordinating visiting team requests
  • Assist in game scheduling for Championship and Non-Championship seasons
  • Assist with alumni relations
  • Assist with game set up home and away
  • Talent evaluation of goal keepers in recruiting field
  • Performing other job-related duties as assigned

To learn more about Rollins College Athletics, please visit:

Minimum Qualifications
  • Bachelor's degree is required; Master’s degree is preferred
  • Playing and/or coaching experience at the collegiate level preferred
  • Possess a valid driver’s license, or ability to obtain an Florida driver's license within 30 days of accepting the job, and acceptable MVR are required
  • A proven record of integrity, high principles and demonstrated skill in developing and motivating student athletes academically and athletically
  • Ability to travel and recruit student athletes
  • Knowledge of all policies and regulations of Rollins College NCAA, and SSC
  • Computer skills essential with knowledge of Microsoft Office programs
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously
Work Environment:
  • Very fast paced and high-energy work environment
  • Ability to work many nights and weekends during the sports season
  • Flexible to ever changing schedule and needs associated with intercollegiate athletics
  • Work may require some visual strain

Special Instructions to Applicants:

To apply, please submit an application and upload the following materials:

  1. Resume
  2. Cover letter

Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until position is filled.

Our Benefits
Rollins offers a competitive salary plus a generous benefits package featuring:

  • Flexible Scheduling
  • Generous Paid Time Off
  • Paid Holidays
  • FREE Full Tuition after one year for employees, spouses, domestic partners and dependents
  • Tuition assistance for other educational institutions
  • Professional Learning and Career Development Opportunities
  • Health Reimbursement Account funded by employer contribution
  • Up to 11.5% employer retirement contribution
  • Same and opposite-sex domestic partner benefits
  • FREE access to campus amenities (ex. gym, library)

The Rollins Experience
You will feel it the moment you first set foot on campus—an energy, a purpose, a passion for learning and discovery. Then, you will discover why so many vibrant, engaging people have made Rollins College their employer of choice. Learning and growth are not reserved for students; they’re for everyone who embraces the Rollins experience. In whatever capacity you serve Rollins, you enrich our organization and make us who we are—one of the nation’s consistently ranked best colleges. At Rollins, we value and embrace multiculturalism, diversity, and inclusion in our pursuit of academic excellence, global citizenship, and responsible leadership. Be a part of the Rollins experience and find a place where you belong.

Located on a beautiful lakefront setting in picturesque Winter Park, Florida, we offer the opportunity to work at a progressive, top-ranked college while enjoying everything our Central Florida location has to offer, including Florida’s natural scenic beauty; a sunny, tropical climate; easy access to Gulf and Atlantic beaches; varied educational, cultural, artistic, recreational, and athletic opportunities; and close proximity to Orlando, one of the nation’s most dynamic urban centers.

Choose Orlando: Live, Work, Play
Less than ten minutes away from the Rollins campus, Orlando continues to thrive as one of America's fastest-growing metropolitan areas.With over 4,000 square miles, the Orlando region offers irresistible lifestyle options for virtually everyone. One of the fastest-growing major metros in the country, Orlando boasts both high-rise luxury living and distinct neighborhoods, a state-of-the-art performing arts center, sophisticated dining and a sports arena that plays host to the NBA’s Orlando Magic in the downtown core — all with the sparkling backdrop of nightly fireworks from world-famous tourist attractions. You don't know the half of it. Watch this video to learn more!

Our Values:


Rollins seeks to foster and to model a campus environment that is welcoming, safe, and inclusive to all of our administrators, faculty, staff, and students. We view differences (e.g. nationality, race, gender, age, sexual orientation, socioeconomic class, physical ability, learning styles, perspectives, etc.) not as obstacles to be overcome but as rich opportunities for understanding, learning, and growth.

Through its mission, Rollins College is firmly committed to creating a just community that embraces multiculturalism; persons from historically under-represented minority groups are therefore encouraged to apply. Rollins does not discriminate on the basis of sex, disability, race, age, religion, color, national or ethnic origin, ancestry, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, physical characteristics, or any other category protected by federal, state, or local law, in its educational programs and activities. 


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