Women’s Soccer Head Coach

Hesston College invites qualified candidates to apply for our Women’s Soccer Head Coach. This part-time, benefits eligible position is responsible for overseeing all duties associated with a competitive NJCAA Division II women’s soccer program and is responsible for providing the vision and leadership in the development of the program.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Provide vision and leadership in the development of a competitive NJCAA Division II women’s soccer program.
  • Create and sustain an atmosphere that promotes academic and personal growth of student athletes.
  • Comply with NJCAA rules and Hesston College Athletic Core Values: accountability, engagement, joy and community.
  • Develop a successful comprehensive recruiting plan with focus on recruitment and retention of qualified student athletes. Meet goals for student visits, applications, deposits and program enrollment.
  • Oversee practice planning and player development.
  • Oversee all administrative aspects of the program including team travel, scheduling of tournaments and practices, budget management and travel arrangements.
  • Identify, recruit and supervise an assistant coach.
  • Engage in community outreach and alumni engagement initiatives.
  • Participate in fundraising initiatives for the Athletic department and the women’s soccer program.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree required, master’s degree preferred.
  • Successful soccer coaching experience, collegiate level preferred.
  • Demonstrated success in recruitment of student-athletes.
  • Knowledge of NJCAA rules and regulations or a willingness to learn.
  • Strong organizational, interpersonal, communication and computer skills.
  • This position requires afternoon, night, weekend hours combined with business hours and some moderate travel.

Candidates must display a commitment to Christian higher education and the mission and values of Hesston College. Please send cover letter, resume and application to joinus@hesston.edu. Review of applicants begins immediately and continues until the position is filled. EOE

Located 30 minutes north of Wichita, Kansas, Hesston College is a private, Christian liberal arts college that operates on a two-plus-two model. Historically a two-year college, most of Hesston’s programs of study are two-year transfer and associate degree programs. Hesston also offers four-year bachelor’s degree programs in nursing and aviation, and keeps an eye on industry trends and student needs to develop programs and offerings to best meet those needs. As a part of Mennonite Church USA, Hesston College is committed to fostering a Christ-centered community built on Anabaptist values.