| Part-time (30 hours per week) coaching position available to begin July 1, 2017. The successful candidate is expected to lead and manage all aspects of a competitive varsity cross country program in the highly competitive NEWMAC conference. This individual will also serve as an assistant coach for track and field. |
Specific responsibilities include:
Develop and implement strategies to successfully recruit, yield, and retain a diverse group of academically and athletically talented student-athletes.
Organize, manage, and schedule practices, training programs, and meets.
Develop and manage sport and recruiting budgets for cross country.
Manage team travel and meals in consultation with department coordinator.
Complete administrative tasks and meet deadlines for a variety of items impacting other department colleagues (e.g., medical clearance, rosters, schedule).
Ensure replacement of equipment and maintenance of facilities in consultation with associate director of athletics for facilities.
Identify, develop, and supervise assistant cross country coach.
Assist with the development and supervision of the student-athletes in the track and field program.
Promote a culture of compliance by working with the associate director of athletics for programming to complete necessary NCAA paperwork, staying informed of sport and governance body rule changes to minimize violations, and in the case of violations or problems, reporting them without delay for immediate attention.
Promote a culture of health, well-being, and safety in all aspects of the varsity sport program.
Participate on department and College committees as assigned.
Other duties as assigned.