Job Posting: Graduate Assistant for Men’s Soccer


The Graduate Assistant Men’s Soccer Coach will assist in all aspects of a competitive soccer program and is responsible for, but not limited to: the integration of Christian faith, and the recruitment, retention and academic success of student-athletes.  Priority will be given to candidates with experience in college soccer and recruiting. Experience in player development and strength and conditioning is preferred. In addition to coaching, this position requires assistance in multiple aspects of team management, including budgeting, facilities management, academic support, and retention of quality student athletes. This position will be responsible to maintain compliance with all Montreat College, Appalachian Athletic Conference, and NAIA bylaws.


  1. Assist the head coach with recruiting efforts for Men’s Soccer program; recruiting student athletes for the athletic team who will represent the mission of Montreat College. 
  2. Assist in the developing, implementing and evaluating game plan and strategies.
  3. Plan comprehensive training plans for student-athletes.
  4. Assist in operational procedures including scheduling, travel, budget management, and statistics.
  5. Attend departmental meetings upon request.
  6. Be familiar with and adhere to departmental policies and procedures as well as NAIA and AAC bylaws. 
  7. Participate in college and departmental activities as needed. 
  8. Assist in driving team vans/mini-buses to and from team functions/games.
  9. Be responsible for the conduct of athletes, both on and off the field.  
  10. Actively participate with all athletic fundraising programs as needed.
  11. Communicate the needs and maintenance of facilities and equipment to the head coach.
  12. Assist with travel and facilities management for the soccer program.
  13. Other duties as assigned by the head coach and/or athletic director.
  14. Run individual and group practices as needed.


Essential Job Functions

  1. Excellent writing skills
  2. Excellent oral communication and relationship skills
  3. Excellent recruiting skills to meet annual roster expectations
  4. Efficiency in computer applications (Microsoft Office, Excel, etc.)
  5. Ability to read, understand, and apply instructions
  6. Hear and understand telephone conversations
  7. Ability to coordinate different tasks simultaneously
  8. Move about the campus freely (including all facilities)
  9. Working knowledge of game/facility preparation
  10. Ability to multi-task

Leadership Qualities

  1. Work closely with the Admissions and Financial Aid office.
  2. Articulate a clear vision for the soccer program
  3. Set goals and objectives based on the needs and capabilities of the population served
  4. Articulate and promote student learning and development in the following areas:
    • Spiritually
    • Academically
    • Character
    • Athletic Excellence
  5. Prescribe and practice ethical behavior
  6. Where appropriate, recruit, select, supervise, and develop others in the organization
  7. Manage financial resources
  8. Plan, budget for, and evaluate personnel and programs


A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited four-year institution is required. Must support and affirm the College’s faith statement and Community Life Covenant.


The Graduate Assistant Coach reports to the Head Coach and Athletic Director.

Application Requirements

Click this link to send a job application to Michael Bruce, including your cover letter, statement of Christian faith, résumé, and three references.   

About Montreat College

Montreat College is a Christian liberal arts college accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to offer masters, bachelors, and associates degrees. The main campus is located in the Blue Ridge Mountains fifteen miles east of Asheville, North Carolina, a region recognized as one of the most attractive living environments in the United States. Satellite campuses in Asheville, Charlotte, and other sites supplement the main campus. The College is committed to Christ-centered teaching and learning, and is a member of the Council for Christian Colleges & Universities.


Job Posting: Graduate Assistant for Men's Soccer

The GA Men’s Soccer Coach will assist in all aspects of the soccer program and is responsible for the recruitment and academic success of student-athletes.

Salary Currency: USD

Payroll: MONTH

Date Posted: 2024-02-09

Employment Type : OTHER

Hiring Organization : Montreat College

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Location: PostalAddress, 310 Gaither Circle, Montreat, NC, 28757, USA

Education Required:

  • Bachelor Degree