Coaching, Coaching - Cross Country, Coaching - Track & Field
Stanford’s Department Athletics, Physical Education and Recreation (“DAPER”) supports the nearly 900 student-athletes who compete on the 36 intercollegiate athletic teams sponsored by the university. It also supports the campus physical education, recreation and wellness initiatives. Stanford’s intercollegiate athletics department is seen as the premier athletic program in the country, achieving the highest levels of success both in the classroom and on the field. The core tenets of the Athletics Department culture, “The DAPER Way” are: Embrace Scholar-Athleticism, Pursue and Revere Excellence, Lead With Courage, and Work Cohesively. All department actions and employees are guided by these principles.
We are on a mission to become the best college athletics department in the country. Our sports teams speak for themselves in terms of athletic success (combined with the academic success of our student-athletes) and it is our goal to have the business side of our department to be equally top-notch. All employees contribute and help set the tone for the future of the organization. Currently, the Athletics Department is seeking applicants for the position of Track & Field Assistant Coach.
This is a twelve-month, full-time, full-benefit position that reports to the director of Track and Field / Cross Country. He/she will be directly responsible for administering and or assisting with the administration of all areas related to the success of a Track and Field and Cross Country program within the Division I intercollegiate program and the policies established by the NCAA, PAC 12 Conference and Stanford University.
The candidate must have coaching experience or a competitive playing background at the college/university level. Excellent communication, organizational, teaching, interpersonal and supervisory skills are essential in the event areas of men’s and women’s middle distance / distance.
Bachelor's degree is required. Screening of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position vacancy is filled.
This position is responsible for the integrity of Stanford’s intercollegiate athletics program and for the reputation of Stanford University. This position is responsible for insuring that his/her involvement with Athletic Department activities maintains the integrity of the University’s reputation and does not negatively impact the relationship between the University and its faculty, staff, students and alumni. Additionally, this position must comply with University policies and procedures, NCAA and PAC 12 rules and regulations.
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: Candidates should submit a cover letter and resume via the website http://jobs.stanford.edu/ and enter job # 75539 into the Keyword search box.
Stanford University is an Equal Opportunity employer committed to diversity of staff.