Assistant Men's Soccer Coach

Position Details

Position Information

Position Title Assistant Men's Soccer Coach
Division General University
Department Athletics
Vacancy Number 18-137
Work Location Macon
Hours per week
Scheduled Hours

The assistant coach is responsible for conducting the program while developing departmental and University policy. Duties include coaching, recruiting, scheduling, purchasing of equipment, monitoring of student-athlete’s academic progress and compliance with NCAA and Southern conference rules and regulations.


Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college/university and prior coaching experience are required. Master’s degree, Division I coaching and/or playing and recruiting experience are highly desirable. Goalkeeper training experience is also desirable. Experience with and knowledge of NCAA rules required. Strong desire to promote men’s soccer to the general public is essential. The candidate must demonstrate strong communication and organizational skills and be able to work effectively with staff, faculty, and other members of the campus and community.

Selection of the final candidate is contingent upon successful completion of a criminal background check.

Is a criminal background check needed for this position? Yes
Is a credit check needed for this position? No
Does this position require travel for University business in a rental car or University owned vehicle? No
Job Category Staff
Job Type Full-Time
Pay Rate Commensurate with experience
FLSA Status Exempt
Pay Basis Monthly
Internal posting only? No
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a bachelor's degree?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Mercer University's mission is to teach, to learn, to create, to discover, to inspire, to empower and to serve. Having read this, how do you see yourself fitting in and contributing to the mission?

    (Open Ended Question)

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents