Head Coach, Men's Soccer

Rider University

Lawrenceville, NJ

ID: 7116743 (Ref.No. 23N116004)
Posted: November 23, 2022
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Position Description

Rider University, an NCAA Division I institution and member of the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC), seeks an individual for the position of Head Coach, Men’s Soccer.  This position is responsible for possessing expert knowledge of the game of soccer and in player development. Individual must be able to identify and recruit student athletes and produce a competitive soccer program through the expert use of recruiting, teaching, motivation, practice planning, player development and game strategies and discipline. Position is also responsible for understanding the importance of NCAA rules compliance and for adhering to all NCAA rules and regulations. Additionally, the head coach will be responsible for fundraising, community outreach, academic commitment and overseeing any assistant coaches.

Position Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Previous demonstrated significant and relevant soccer coaching experience; NCAA Division I coaching experience strongly preferred.
  • Valid driver’s license and satisfactory driving record
  • Excellent oral, written and interpersonal skills are essential

Position Preferred Qualifications/Experience

About Rider University

The Rider University community is composed of faculty, staff and students from a wide range of cultural backgrounds.

Rider University is committed to fostering an inclusive, vibrant living and learning community that embraces students, faculty and staff of all backgrounds and enables them to achieve success.

Through reflection and open, respectful dialogue, we develop responsible citizens who demonstrate academic understanding and compassion to grow and serve as leaders in a diverse and global world.

Candidates with a demonstrated commitment supportive of the multicultural needs of Rider University and the surrounding community are highly desired.

Rider University is consistently ranked as a best college by U.S. News and World Report, The Wall Street Journal and The Princeton Review. For more than a decade, Rider has also been recognized in The Princeton Review’s Guide to Green Colleges for its sustainability efforts.
Rider University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer dedicated to excellence through diversity. 

Special Instructions to Applicants

Rider University is committed to diversity. Please provide a statement of your commitment to diversity.

The completion of a background check is required for all new hires.