The Iowa State University Athletics Department is accepting applications for an Assistant Women’s Gymnastics Coach to assist the Head Coach with all phases of the NCAA Division I program including planning practice sessions and competitive coaching situations; identifying and successfully recruiting academically qualified and athletically talented student-athletes; teaching, mentoring and coaching; developing well-rounded student-athletes; and ensuring academic progress and graduation. The Assistant Coach will also perform administrative duties, with a commitment to adhering to university, Big 12 Conference and NCAA policies, procedures, and regulations. Will contribute to and enhance a competitive athletic experience. Will establish and maintain an environment conducive to the welfare and academic success of the student-athletes. Will establish and maintain effective interactions with the university community, alumni, media and the public.
The position requires an excellent work ethic along with exceptional motivational, coaching and communication skills. Candidates are expected to be committed to multiculturalism and working with a diverse student body.
Required: Bachelor’s degree. Experience coaching or competing in women’s Artistic Gymnastics at a highly competitive level.
Preferred: Successful NCAA Division I gymnastics experience as athlete and/or coach with expertise in the four Women’s Artistic Gymnastics events with particular emphasis on Balance Beam, Floor Exercise and Choreography.
Experience instructing female gymnasts.
Experience recruiting and coaching highly skilled student-athletes.
Iowa State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, marital status, disability, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against. Inquiries can be directed to the Office of Equal Opportunity, 515 294-7612, email email@example.com.