Coaching, Coaching - Cross Country, Coaching - Track & Field
4 Year Degree
Full-time Temporary, 12 months
College: President's Office
The Department of Athletics at California State University San Marcos is currently inviting applications for the position of Coach for Cross Country and Track & Field, with the working title of Head Coach Cross Country and Track & Field.
Campus and Department Introduction Come join our campus located in North San Diego County just 10 miles east of the beautiful Pacific coast and less than 40 miles north of downtown San Diego. California State University San Marcos was founded as the 20th campus in the California State University system, which now has 23 campuses. We are a rapidly growing, diverse university with a commitment to employee training and development. Enrollment at California State University San Marcos has grown to over 17,000 and we have more than 42,000 California State University San Marcos alumni. We seek to hire the most talented, inspiring and dedicated professionals available.
The Cross Country and Track & Field programs began at CSUSM back in 1999. Today, we are a NCAA Division II official member and we compete in the California Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA) conference. The CCAA is a highly competitive conference made up of twelve California State Universities and UCSD.
Job Summary The Coach for Cross Country and Track & Field, with the working title of Head Coach Cross Country and Track & Field, will oversee the day-to-day operations of a successful NCAA Division II program. This includes, but is not limited to, recruiting, preparation for practice and competition scheduling, team travel organization, athletic scholarships, compliance with all NCAA rules, and student-athlete welfare. The Head Coach will work with the academic support services staff in fostering academic success for all student-athletes including graduation rates and retention of student-athletes.
MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS Bachelor’s degree. One year of collegiate head coaching experience. No NCAA major violations.
PREFERRED NCAA head coaching experience. Knowledge of NCAA Division II rules and regulations. Preference will be given to applicants who demonstrate a commitment to diversity and/or intercultural competence with diverse groups that relates to coaching responsibilities.
FILING DEADLINE/APPLICATION PROCEDURES Preference will be given to applications received by May 25, 2018. Applicants must submit the Cal State San Marcos application questionnaire, along with a letter of interest, related resume, and three current professional references to:
Head Coach Cross Country and Track & Field Search Todd Snedden, Associate Director of Athletics M. Gordon Clarke Fieldhouse California State University San Marcos 333 S. Twin Oaks Valley Rd. San Marcos, CA 92096-0001
The University is particularly interested in candidates who have experience working with students from diverse backgrounds and a demonstrated commitment to improving access to higher education for under-represented groups.
CSUSM has been designated as a Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI) and an Asian American Native American Pacific Islander Serving Institution (AANAPISI) and was recently named one of the top 32 Colleges most friendly to junior faculty by the Collaborative on Academic Careers in Higher Education. Visit faculty opportunities for more information.
California State University San Marcos is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer that is strongly committed to promoting diversity in all areas of the campus community. We consider qualified applicants for employment without regard to age, physical or mental disability, gender or sex, genetic information, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, medical condition, nationality, race or ethnicity, religion or religious creed, sexual orientation, and veteran or military status.
This position is subject to employment verification, education verification, reference checks and criminal record checks. A background check (including the criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered a position with the CSU. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the application status of applicants or continued employment of current CSU employees who apply for the position. The person holding this position is considered a mandated reporter under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in the CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment. An offer of employment is contingent upon execution of an Acknowledgement of Mandated Reporter Status and Legal Duty to Report Child Abuse and Neglect form. Signing the form is a prerequisite to employment and failure to sign will result in any offer of employment being withdrawn.
Additional Salary Information: This is a 12 month, benefits eligible full-time exempt position.
About CSUSM Athletics
Come join our campus located in North San Diego County just 10 miles east of the beautiful Pacific coast and less than 40 miles north of downtown San Diego. California State University San Marcos was founded as the 20th campus in the California State University system, which now has 23 campuses. We are a rapidly growing, diverse university with a commitment to employee training and development. Enrollment at California State University San Marcos has grown to 14,000. We seek to hire the most talented, inspiring and dedicated professionals available.
The CSUSM Department of Athletics is a provisional member of NCAA Division II and is competing in the California Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA). The CCAA is a highly competitive conference made up of eleven California State Universities and UCSD.