Upper School Girls Soccer Coach

Upper School Girls Soccer Coach


School Overview

Rowland Hall is an independent school in Salt Lake City serving approximately 1,000 students in preschool through twelfth grade. Driven by our vision of developing people the world needs, we believe in a transformational education that gives students agency and purpose, connects them to their global community, and empowers them to make the world a better place for all. 

Rowland Hall sets the standard for teaching and learning excellence through our academic and co-curricular programs, including experiential learning opportunities, artistic self-expression, and a competitive athletic program that challenges students inside and outside the classroom. We foster curiosity, compassion, joy throughout the learning process, and graduate young adults who know how to think critically and are inspired to make a difference. 

Located near the base of the stunning Wasatch Mountain Range and adjacent to the University of Utah, a world-class research university and medical center, Rowland Hall attracts a diverse community of families. The school focuses on recruiting and retaining high-quality employees by offering extensive professional development opportunities, salaries that are competitive with local districts and market rates, and a close-knit, supportive community.


Position Summary

This position will be responsible for overseeing the upper school Girls Soccer program, including planning and orchestrating practices, supervising assistant coaches, attending all games both home and away, and working closely with the Director of Athletics to assure a quality soccer program experience for Rowland Hall student-athletes. Prior coaching experience in a school and/or club setting is preferred.


Primary Job Responsibilities

Plan well-organized practices, give regular positive and constructive feedback to student-athletes as needed, develop and carry out a game plan for matches, be available for all home and away games, oversee and mentor assistant coaches, and meet as needed with the Director of Athletics.


Skills and Requirements

  • Knowledge of the skills and strategies of soccer and the ability to share that knowledge with athletes of various levels of soccer skill and experience.
  • Strong organizational skills.
  • Ability to oversee and mentor assistant coaches.
  • Basic computer skills.
  • Completion of all required courses to obtain a UHSAA Coaching Credential.

The requirements listed below 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 essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to:

  • Help in setting up and taking down the field equipment on game and practice days, including moving soccer goals into place.
  • Have mobility and the ability to move easily around a soccer field and gymnasium, demonstrating skills as needed.
  • Be able to communicate appropriately and effectively with constituents, including student-athletes, families, and colleagues.
     

Additional Information

This is a part-time (seasonal) position, reporting to the Director of Athletics. The anticipated start date is August 1, 2024.

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Equal Employment Opportunity

Rowland Hall is an equal opportunity employer, and as such, believes that each individual is entitled to equal opportunity without regard to sex, color, race, ancestry, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical disability, marital status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected under federal or state anti-discrimination laws. Rowland Hall’s equal employment opportunity practices extend to recruitment, hiring, selection, compensation, benefits, transfer, promotion, training, discipline, and all other terms, conditions, and privileges of employment.