Reporting to the Director of Athletics, the Head Men’s and Women's Golf Coach at Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota is responsible for managing and leading all aspects of competitive Division III men’s and women's golf programs while adhering to the University mission, having academically successful student-athletes, and providing service learning opportunities. The successful candidate will demonstrate a commitment to the Division III philosophy, outstanding communication skills, dynamic leadership and motivational abilities, excellence in on-course teaching and student-athlete development, highly effective recruiting skills, and the ability to work collaboratively in a team environment. Specific responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Work within the University mission to provide a competitive, unique, and memorable collegiate athletic experience for student-athletes
Instruct student-athletes in individual skills
Recruit academically and athletically qualified student-athletes within the scope of MIAC, NCAA, and university guidelines
Monitor team and individual academic success and degree completion
Maintain a program compliant with NCAA, MIAC, and University rules and guidelines
Build, develop, and maintain contacts and relations with athletic alumni
Fundraise for the program in conjunction with university, department, MIAC, NCAA guidelines
All necessary administrative responsibilities for the program
Coordinate and supervise assistant coaches
The qualified candidate will have the ability to:
Effectively teach individual aspects of golf
Recruit qualified student-athletes
Work nights, weekends and occasional holidays
Bachelor’s Degree required. Competitive coaching at the high school, collegiate, and/or junior level preferred.
All job offers are contingent upon the successful completion of a criminal background check.
All applicants must apply via the job application URL provided.
Saint Mary's University of MN is located in Winona, MN. The university is affiliated with the NCAA Div. III and competes in the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC). The athletic department offers 21 sports (10 men's and 11 women's).