The Assistant Equestrian Coach is responsible for providing assistance to the Head Coach in assigned areas of the intercollegiate Equestrian program.
40% Assist in conducting and evaluating all practice sessions for training groups as assigned.
35% Evaluating and recruiting qualified student-athletes to the University of Georgia whose athletic and personal skills make them highly competitive in the SEC and nationally, and whose academic potential makes them good candidates for a meaningful academic experience and graduation at the University of Georgia; coordinating recruiting travel and visit itineraries.
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5% Assist in the planning and designing of a yearly equestrian training program.
5% Assist the Head Coach and Academic Advisors in monitoring the academic performance and general well-being of student-athletes; assisting the athletes with community service projects and helping them realize and achieve full potential in each area.
5% Assist with competition requirements and fund-raising events.
5% Assist with administration as it relates to recruiting, budgets, traveling, public relations and fund-raising.
5% Other duties as assigned by the Head Coach.
Bachelor’s required; Master’s preferred. Experience in Division I is preferred.
Qualifications: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
The position required the ability to work in accordance with the staff as well as players. Commitment and dedication to the program and the tradition of the university is needed in order to produce quality citizens, students and players. Must have ability to travel.
The physical demands and environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job; the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, feel; and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to sit and talk or hear. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close and distance vision, and peripheral vision. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate, but escalates to high during practice and athletic competitions.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
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The University of Georgia, a Division I, SEC school.