A member of NCAA Division III member, Millsaps College men and women compete in 18 varsity intercollegiate sports. The college is a member of the Southern Athletic Association.
The appointment is a full time, non-faculty position in which the successful candidate is responsible for excellence in all aspects of the men's soccer program within the Athletics Department policies, within the Student Life Division's mission, and within the college's mission. The position reports directly to the Director of Athletics.
The responsibilities are to include but not limited to: the scheduling and organization of practices and matches; monitoring of academic progress, mentoring and retaining student athletes in the program; organized and aggressive recruiting plan for the program; the supervision of all staff; the adherence to the program operating budget; and in collaboration with the M-Club, all program fund-raising efforts.
An understanding of and compliance to all aspects of NCAA Division III policies while developing collegiality among Southern Athletic Association peers in working towards the best scholar-athlete experience is necessary.
A bachelor's degree is required, masters preferred. A minimum of 5 years of soccer coaching experience, preferably at the college level is required. A working knowledge of recruitment procedures at the NCAA DIII level is essential. Outstanding communication and organizational skills are required. The successful candidate will comprehend the role-modeling needed to motivate current undergraduate scholar-athletes to success.
Applications will be reviewed until the position is filled with a deadline of March 22, 2013. Please submit the following documents a cover letter, a philosophy of teaching/coaching and a resume to include at least three professional references with contact information included. All materials are to be submitted electronically to Mr. Tim Wise, Director of Athletics at firstname.lastname@example.org
Millsaps College is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages all interested and qualified individuals to apply. Eligibility for employment is contingent upon successful completion of a background screening.
The only national liberal arts college in Mississippi, Millsaps College has consistently been ranked a "Best Buy" among national liberal arts colleges by U.S. News & World Report's America's Best Colleges and is cited as one of Loren Pope's 40 Colleges That Change Lives. It was the first institution in Mississippi with a Phi Beta Kappa chapter, and is the only institution in Mississippi ever to be listed in The Fiske Guide to Colleges.
Millsaps is a member of the ACS and NITLE, has an AACSB accredited business school, and an NCATE accredited education program. In accordance with Federal law, we are making available our Campus Security Report to all prospective employees. Millsaps is located in Jackson, the capital of the state. The Jackson area has a population of around 400,000 and offers low cost-of-living, excellent schools, pleasant climate, and many recreational opportunities.