NORTHWEST NAZARENE UNIVERSITY
DEPARTMENT OF INTERCOLLEGIATE ATHLETICS
Head Womens Soccer Coach
Northwest Nazarene University
Northwest Nazarene University, a comprehensive Christian university, offers over 60 areas of study, 19 master's degrees in seven different disciplines and one doctoral degree. In addition to its 85-acre campus located in Nampa, Idaho, the University also offers programs online as well as in Boise, Idaho Falls, McCall, Twin Falls and in cooperation with programs in 10 countries. Founded in 1913, the university now serves over 2,000 undergraduate and graduate students, more than 6,000 continuing education students, and 2,300 high school students through the concurrent credit program. NNU is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities, and has been rated by U.S. News and World Report as one of the top master's level universities in the west.
Department of Intercollegiate Athletics
Northwest Nazarene University (NNU) athletic programs compete at the NCAA Division II level. NNU is a member of the Great Northwest Athletic Conference (GNAC) which is comprised of the following ten members: University of Alaska-Anchorage, University of Alaska-Fairbanks, Central Washington University, Montana State University-Billings, Northwest Nazarene University, Saint Martin's University, Seattle Pacific University, Simon Fraser University, Western Oregon University, and Western Washington University. NNU offers the following eight sports for women: basketball, cross country, golf, soccer, softball, track & field (indoor and outdoor) and volleyball. NNU offers the following seven sports for men: baseball, basketball, cross country, golf, soccer and track & field (indoor and outdoor).
Description of Position
Northwest Nazarene University is accepting applications for the position of Head Womens Soccer Coach. The individual will be responsible for all details of the sport including, but not limited to, budget management, recruiting, eligibility, compliance, NCAA documentation, public relations, scheduling, travel, awarding of scholarships, roster management, managing assistant coaches, organization of practices and all home matches, field preparation and maintenance, scheduling officials, camps, fundraising, coaching, player development and other duties assigned by the Athletic Director. Head coaches are expected to promote and develop spiritual formation and leadership, academic excellence, athletic competitiveness and community engagement. The Head Womens Soccer Coach reports to the Athletic Director. This position is a full-time Exempt Level 4 position.
Soccer coaching experience
The University requires that all candidates be Christians (preferably in the Wesleyan tradition), and must be comfortable with and in agreement with the mission and lifestyle values of NNU; candidates are asked to respond to the information items listed on the NNU Christian Mission requirements link below
High motivation and commitment to the University, including the ability to self-start, be calm under pressure, meet deadlines, work without direct supervision, be able to multi-task, problem-solve, and relate to a variety of personalities under diverse circumstances
Ability to pass the annual NCAA Division II recruiting exam
Ability to obtain and maintain current First Aid and CPR card
Ability to obtain NNU driving certification
Additional Preferred Qualifications
Collegiate level coaching experience
Knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations
The starting salary will be determined by the educational background and experience of the selected candidate. University Staff are eligible for a benefits package, including health insurance for employee and family, life and disability insurance and a retirement program.
To be considered for this position, a complete application packet must be received, including all of the following:
Letter of interest
Transcripts (Unofficial is acceptable for the application process; official transcripts may be required upon hire.)
Response to the NNU Christian Mission requirements
Letter of reference from your current pastor
Names and contact information of two professional references
Send or e-mail complete application packet to:
Human Resources Office
Northwest Nazarene University
623 S. University Blvd.
Nampa, ID 83686
Phone: (208) 467-8036
Fax: (208) 467-8587
Posted 12/4/2012. Applications will be accepted until position is filled.
Northwest Nazarene University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. As an educational institution operating under the auspices of the Church of the Nazarene, Northwest Nazarene University is permitted, and reserves the right to prefer employees on the basis of religion (Title VII, sections 702-703, United States Civil Rights act of 1964 as amended.)
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