Coaching, Coaching - Cross Country, Coaching - Track & Field
4 Year Degree
Eastern Mennonite University, a DIII private, liberal arts institution in the beautiful Shenandoah Valley of Virginia is looking for an energetic, relational person with recruiting and administrative skills to lead our running programs. Responsibilities include coordination of all aspects of the Cross Country, Indoor and Outdoor Track and Field programs within the context of the mission of the university with special emphasis on recruitment, athletic excellence and student success. The Director will also serve as the head coach of either the cross country or track and field team and supervise the other head coach and assistants. Other duties include scheduling, budget management, community engagement and adherence to NCAA and Old Dominion Athletic Conference policies and other duties as assigned by the Director of Athletics. Starting date is negotiable.
Proven successful coaching experience required. Experience as a collegiate athlete preferred. Minimum assistant collegiate coaching, collegiate head coaching preferred. Knowledge of training strategies, practice planning, recruiting and organizing and running meets required. Familiarity with NCAA rules and regulations required. Ability to relate to college students required.
Additional Salary Information: Salary based on education and experience. Full benefits including moving allowance
Eastern Mennonite University, a four-year liberal arts university that offers a Christian education like no other from a Mennonite Anabaptist perspective. Students choose from more than 55 undergraduate and graduate programs of study that emphasize peacebuilding, cross cultural understanding and service to others. EMU envisions a learning community marked by academic excellence, creative process..., professional competence and passionate Christian faith. Athletic experiences are used to shape lives for the future. EMU is a NCAA Division III institution that competes in the Old Dominion Atheltic and the Continental Volleyball Conferences.