Job Description

Payroll Title:
Hiring Salary Range
$4,500 per season
East Campus
Appointment Type:
Appointment Percent:
Total Openings:
Work Schedule:
Variable, 2 to 2.5, Mon-Fri, and weekends if there are competitions

#118006 K-12 Varsity Girls Soccer Coach

Filing Deadline: Fri 8/12/2022

For the safety and well-being of the entire university community, the University of California requires, with few exceptions, that all students, faculty and staff be vaccinated against the COVID-19 virus and influenza before they will be allowed on campus or in a facility or office. For more information visit: Flu Vaccine Mandate / COVID Vaccine Policy

This coaching position is for Winter season from 11/05/2022 to possibly 03/04/2023 (State Championship). A By-Year-Agreement compensation of $4500.00 per season.


The Preuss School UCSD is a charter middle and high school dedicated to providing a rigorous college prep education for motivated low-income students who will become the first in their families to graduate from college. As part of UCSD, a major research institution, The Preuss School also serves as a model school to study and develop best practices in the preparation of low-income urban students for college admission to be disseminated to improve public education.

The coach will report directly to the Athletic Director. The coach will work with the Athletic Director, other coaches, teachers, and school administration to provide a competitive and supportive environment for all student-athletes.

Provide activity instruction to scholars, individually or in groups. Implement program policies and procedures. Organize and conduct practices, conditioning programs and competitive events. Evaluate scholars’ performance and provide opportunities to improve technical and strategic execution. Maintains a supportive environment for program participants and facilitates involvement. Motivate team for maximum performance by utilizing motivational philosophies that meet the needs of the scholars and that are consistent with The Preuss School UCSD Athletic Program philosophy. Coaches team at competitive events. Work with athletic staff to make appropriate arrangements for away events, including travel rosters, transportation, and equipment. Complete all conference and association forms in time to meet their published deadlines. Display good sportsmanship in relationship with scholars, staff, officials, and opponents. Reports safety issues to appropriate personnel and recommend improvements. Oversees inventory, storage, and maintenance of sports and recreational equipment. Ensure the return of equipment and uniforms by athletes, complete inventory by end of the season.


  • A high school diploma: demonstrate a strong commitment to excellence in both academics and athletics, as well as to understand the needs of students while balancing the requirements of academics and athletics.

  • Demonstrated ability to teach the specified sport to individuals and the team as a whole.

  • Ability to follow work schedule as outlined by Athletic Director.

  • Strong proven knowledge of sound principles and rules governing the specified sport. Personal experience with the specified sport.

  • Ability to use all athletic equipment and computer software programs needed to perform job duties.

  • Ability to provide game and player analysis for training and player development. Strong writing skills to prepare clearly understandable correspondence.

  • Good interpersonal skills, including tact, diplomacy, and flexibility.

  • Outstanding leadership, management, and interpersonal skills to relate to a wide diversity of faculty, staff, students, and community members.

  • Ability to speak before large and small groups with evident poise and enthusiasm and ability to effectively motivate team members.

  • Strong administrative and organizational skills, with ability to follow up and review, to ensure that no details are overlooked and that all arrangements have been made.


  • FBI/DOJ Live Scan background check required.

  • Tuberculosis (TB) screening required.

  • Duties require direct contact and/or supervision of children (defined as individuals under the age of 18); serves as a mandatory reporter in support of the Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act (CANRA).

Job offer is contingent on successful engagement in the UC COVID-19 Vaccination program (fully vaccinated with documented proof or approved exception/deferral).

To foster the best possible working and learning environment, UC San Diego strives to cultivate a rich and diverse environment, inclusive and supportive of all students, faculty, staff and visitors. For more information, please visit UC San Diego Principles of Community.

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see:

UC San Diego is a smoke and tobacco free environment. Please visit for more information.

Application Instructions

Please click on the link below to apply for this position. A new window will open and direct you to apply at our corporate careers page. We look forward to hearing from you!

Apply Online