Within the framework of the Loyola University New Orleans mission of educating the whole person, the Head Cross Country and Track/Field Coach will fulfill the duties and responsibilities of the position. Responsibilities include but are not limited to program and staff oversight, recruiting/enrollment management, developing student athletes, and promoting the program to the institution’s stakeholders. This is a full time 12-month position.
Minimum of a Baccalaureate degree, Master’s preferred; minimum of three years successful coaching experience; expertise in technical aspects of cross country and track/field; ability to work effectively with college student-athletes, faculty, staff, alumni and members of the community; must possess and maintain a current valid driver’s license as a condition of employment, and must also be able to successfully pass any driver background information investigation and any driver education courses required by Risk Management; a philosophy of intercollegiate athletics which places the highest emphasis on the pre-eminence of the academic mission of the institution and role of athletics as a part of the student’s total educational experience for both the student-athlete and the student non-athlete; a well-developed personal system of ethical values that will be used as the basis for supervising and developing the intercollegiate program; current CPR and AED certifications; beliefs basically supportive of the principles of Catholic, Jesuit higher education and the specified goals of the University.
For consideration, please email a cover letter, resume, and three references to the attention of Dr. Kurt Patberg, Senior Vice President of Athletics Staffing Consultants at LoyNotrackfieldheadcoach@gmail.com. Position inquiries and questions can be forwarded to email@example.com. Applications will begin to be reviewed immediately and applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
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About Loyola University New Orleans
Loyola University New Orleans is a private, co-educational, Jesuit university located in New Orleans, Louisiana. Originally established as Loyola College in 1904, the institution was chartered as a university in 1912. It bears the name of the Jesuit founder, Saint Ignatius of Loyola. Loyola is one of 28 member institutions that make up the Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities and, with its current enrollment of approximately 5000 students, is among the mid-sized Jesuit universities in the United States.