Caltech is a world-renowned science and engineering institute that marshals some of the world's brightest minds and most innovative tools to address fundamental scientific questions. We thrive on finding and cultivating talented people who are passionate about what they do. Join us and be a part of the diverse Caltech community. ________________________________________ Job Summary California Institute of Technology seeks a head coach for our men’s soccer program. Located in Pasadena, California, Caltech is the world’s leading STEM research institute and is a truly remarkable and rigorous university, with 975 undergraduate students, Caltech boasts 16 intercollegiate teams in NCAA Division 3. Our mission is to develop the STEM leaders of the next generation who will transform the world. Our athletic program is engaged in a tremendous transformation and all programs are very competitive within the traditionally strong Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference. The men’s soccer team is at a pivotal point in its growth and has tremendous competitive momentum!
The head coach of men’s soccer is responsible for administering all aspects of the sport program including: coaching, recruiting, game scheduling, student development, budget management, compliance with NCAA D3, and conference rules/regulations and community building. The head coach will teach in the physical education curriculum. The head coach is also responsible to participate as a member of the college community and with all collaborative departmental functions as needed. This is a full time exempt position with excellent benefits, vacation, retirement and continuing education support. The expected hiring range is $65,000-$70,000 starting annual salary. Position posted April 2021 and all interested applicants shall apply through the Caltech HR website https://hr.caltech.edu/; review will begin immediately and conclude only with the successful hiring of our next head coach. Start date is no later than July 1, 2021.
Physical Demands/Work Environment The physical demands described herein are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Lifting, carrying, loading sport specific equipment
Set up and tear down of sports contest support equipment
Some care and maintenance of sport specific or general athletic facilities
Valid Driver's License and the ability to maintain it throughout the course of employment
Organized coaching experience
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, judgement and integrity
Strong computing skills including database manipulation, email and calendar savvy, technological teaching tools, video analysis and manipulation
Ability to teach through use of physical instruction as well as images and emerging technologies
Passion and ability for personal growth and learning
Ability to safely lift, carry, and move at least 50lbs. of equipment
Playing experience and passion for soccer
Master’s degree in related field, collegiate sports playing experience, assistant/head collegiate coaching experience
Complete Professional Resume
Cover Letter that addresses the responsibilities listed
One Page Coaching Philosophy
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Caltech at a Glance
The California Institute of Technology (Caltech) is a world-renowned science and engineering research and education institution, where extraordinary faculty and students seek answers to complex questions, discover new knowledge, lead innovation, and transform our future.Caltech's 124-acre campus is located in Pasadena, California.
The mission of the California Institute of Technology is to expand human knowledge and benefit society through research integrated with education. We investigate the most challenging, fundamental problems in science and technology in a singularly collegial, interdisciplinary atmosphere, while educating outstanding students to become creative members of society.
Founded as Throop University in 1891 in Pasadena, California, and renamed the California Institute of Technology in 1920. Research and Education
Biology & Biological Engineering Chemistry & Chemical Engineering Engineering & Applied Science Geological & Planetary Sciences Humanities & Social Sciences Physics, Mathematics & Astronomy
26 academic options (programs)
49 cross-disciplinary research institutes and ce...nters
Approximately 300 professorial faculty
More than 600 research scholars
3:1 student-faculty ratio