| The Waldorf University Athletics Department is seeking qualified and interested candidates for Head Cheer Coach/Cheer Competition. Waldorf is a member of NAIA and the NSAA Conference. This is a full-time appointment with FT responsibilities in Cheer and with other department and/or other University duties August through May and as needed to support department, program and recruiting goals during the summer months. The Head Cheer Coach is responsible for all phases of the cheer program in a manner compatible with Athletics Department and Waldorf University philosophies. The ideal candidate will have a commitment to the mission of Waldorf University and be committed to the development of the student-athlete physically, mentally, spiritually and morally. The candidate must also demonstrate the ability and desire to recruit students, especially from Iowa and surrounding states. |
Coaching Responsibilities (included, but are not limited to): • Demonstrate strong organizational, communication and leadership skills with athletes and University staff/faculty; • Recruit quality cheer student-athletes; • Provide instruction of associated skill sets, fundamentals, coaching skills and psychological skills training; • Schedule practices, contests and work with Strength & Conditioning staff for team workouts; • Coordination of travel arrangements for team competition; • Set and maintain a high standard of compliance with all NAIA and institutional rules and regulations at all times for self, coaching staff and athletes; • Meet administration, mentoring and retaining student-athletes goals: • Monitoring annual sport budgets (fiscal responsibility) and fund-raise; • Organize and manage camps and clinics; • Contribute to department through active participation in meetings, serving on committees and any other duties as assigned by the Athletic Director.
Benefits: Waldorf offers a comprehensive benefits package including health, life, LTD, 401k match and tuition benefits for employees and their families, in addition options for dental, vision, short-term disability, identity protection, supplemental and voluntary life insurances, and FLEX spending plans.