Mount Aloysius College invites applications for a highly motivated individual to join our NCAA Division III Athletics organization in a unique hands-on, 10-month learning experience as a Coaching Intern/Assistant Soccer Coach for our Women's Soccer team. The Intern will function like an Assistant Soccer Coach and have the opportunity to learn how to coach, build, and develop a successful soccer team. This is a non-paid internship; however, a stipend is provided to assist with expenses along with a meal plan.
About Mount Aloysius College
Located in historic and scenic Cresson, Pennsylvania, Mount Aloysius College is a private, comprehensive and coeducational institution that combines a strong foundation in liberal arts, small class sizes and significant opportunities for personal and professional growth for students. We value diversity among students, faculty and staff at all levels of instructional support. We further value continuous performance improvement, and a faculty/staff committed to living our mission and values of Mercy, Justice, Hospitality and Service.
The Intern will assist in the coordination of practice and game day preparation; and have the opportunity to assist with and learn scouting techniques for assessing the opposition, scouting and evaluating prospective student-athletes, and compiling scouting reports. The incumbent will learn about necessary administrative tasks including but not limited to social media, travel, equipment management, etc. Finally, the successful candidate will be responsible to lead goalkeeper sessions, assist with outfield sessions, and perform other duties as assigned.
The Coaching Intern/Assistant Soccer Coach must comply with NCAA Division III and Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference regulations; and is subject to NCAA enforcement provisions for violations.
Bachelor's Degree and three (3) years of Collegiate playing experience required. Previous coaching experience (at any level) also required. Previous goalkeeping experience preferred. Ability to communicate effectively with colleagues, students, recruits, alumni, and administration a must. Ability to lead small and large groups within a team setting also required. Demonstrated familiarity with social media platforms and effective problem-solving skills strongly desired. Ability to work independently and move quickly between tasks is highly valued. Must be available to work a flexible schedule, including weekends, evenings, and some holidays required. Travel and occasional overnight stays expected for games and recruiting. Knowledge of NCAA Division III and AMCC rules and regulations a plus.
Qualified candidates should submit a cover letter and resume in confidence to the Office of Human Resources at http://www.mtaloy.edu/employment-opportunities/. Resume review will begin immediately and applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
Applicants needing reasonable accommodation to participate in the application process should contact the Office of Human Resources at (814) 886-6519.
Mount Aloysius College is an Equal Opportunity Employer. (Minorities/Female/Disabled/Veterans)
Mount Aloysius is located in a rural setting in Cresson, Pennsylvania, in the heart of the Laurel Highlands of west central Pennsylvania. Cresson is 56 miles southwest of State College, 90 miles east of Pittsburgh, 13 miles west of Altoona and 30 miles north of Johnstown. The College sits on about 200 mountaintop acres on an expansive campus that blends stately 19th century architecture with modern facilities, athletic fields and high tech capabilities. A private, comprehensive, co-educational liberal arts and science-based institution, Mount Aloysius is also one of sixteen Sisters of Mercy-sponsored colleges and universities. Deeply rooted in the values of the Religious Sisters of Mercy, Mount Aloysius offers bachelors, masters, and associate degrees to a student population of about 2000 students. As a member of NCAA Division III and a member of the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference, the College currently sponsors 13 intercollegiate sports and is anticipating further development of athletic teams and facilities.
Visit our website to learn more about Mount Aloysius College at www.mtaloy.edu. Mount Aloysius College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.