Coaching, Coaching - Cross Country, Coaching - Track & Field
4 Year Degree
Pratt Community College, An NJCAA two year public college in Pratt, Kansas, invites applications for the position of Head Track & Assistant Cross Country Coach/Residence Life Supervisor. Reporting to the Director of Athletics, the successful candidate will direct and manage the successful development of student athletes both in the classroom and on the track. Additionally, candidates will provide leadership and instruction in the personal development of student athletes in a manner which reflects PCC’s commitment to competitiveness and ethical behavior. This position is responsible for developing and maintaining all aspects of a prominent and successful Division I NJCAA Track program, establish and execute a plan for competitive competition strategies, schedule events, recruit student athletes, supervise team members during off-campus trips, arrange transportation and lodging, and manage the program and its budget. Additionally the successful candidate will be required to reside in one of the PCC residence halls, provide supervision and periodically maintain on-call hours. This is a full-time (12 month) position with excellent benefits.
Minimum Qualifications: A Bachelor’s degree is required with a Master’s degree preferred. Proven successful coaching experience; proven experience in recruiting successful student-athletes, experience and skills in training or instructing student-athletes; demonstrated leadership experience in team management to include supervising assistant coaches and student managers; excellent interpersonal communication skills; ability to analyze situations and develop solutions; ability to travel and work non-traditional hours; ability to foster positive internal and external public relations. Preference will be given to candidates with experience coaching at the collegiate level; knowledge and demonstrated experience with NJCAA and conference rules and regulations. Coaches must have and maintain a valid driver's license and meet PCC’s driving standards. Review of applications will begin June 5th, 2017, and continue until the position is filled.
To ensure full consideration, send completed PCC employment application, cover letter, resume, copy of transcripts and list of contact information for three (3) references to: Director of Personnel, Pratt Community College, 348 NE SR 61, Pratt, KS 67124-8317. Visit our website at www.prattcc.edu/department/human-resources-department to apply online or download application. AA/EOE
The mission of Pratt Community College is maximum student learning, individual and workforce development, high quality instruction and service, and community enrichment.Pratt Community College is proud to be a part of the community in Pratt, Kansas. With more than 75 years of history, PCC is a two-year public, comprehensive community college and an area vocational school. We offer a well-rounded general education for the student planning to transfer to a four-year college or university.