Coaching, Coaching - Cross Country, Coaching - Track & Field
4 Year Degree
Position: Head Women’s & Men’s Cross Country/Assistant Women’s Track & Field Coach; NCAA Division II; Regular; Full-time, one (1) year renewable
Job Description: Implementing a competitive NCAA Division II women's and men's cross country program and all phases of recruiting, organizing, budgeting, managing, planning and travel arrangements responsible for planning, finalizing and implementing game plans, the in-season and out-of-season player development; coordination of strength training and recruiting activities. Assist the Head Track and Field Coach in all aspects of the women's track and field program. Duties are performed within the framework of the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) and NCAA rules and regulations; promote good public relations; other athletic related duties as assigned.
Ultimately responsible for the management/direction of all aspects of a nationally competitive Men’s & Women’s Cross Country program within the framework of the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC), NCAA, the CBA, and/or the rules and regulations of the University and any other athletic conference in which the University is a member.
Plan/manage all competitions and practices of the program, including in-season and out-of-season player development, at the direction of the head coach.
Assist the Head Women’s & Men’s Track & Field Coach in all aspects of the track & field program with an emphasis on the middle distance and distance events.
Recruit qualified student athletes.
Promote the academic success of the student athletes.
Advise student athletes of the University’s athletic policies and all other appropriate requirements of PSAC and NCAA and any other athletic conference in which the University is a member.
Help implement the Edinboro University Athletic Drug Education, Screening and Counseling Program for intercollegiate athletes including being a member of the drug screening team.
Manage the budget for the program, including organizing and planning travel arrangements.
Participate in fundraising events and the promotion of good public relations.
Evaluate all assistant coaches, if applicable.
Responsible for the submission of both head coach and assistant coach’s monthly work schedules to the Athletic Director.
Other duties as assigned.
Deadline to Apply: For full consideration, applicants should apply by June 17, 2018; however, the position will remain open until filled.
A full position description and to apply online, please visit: http://jobs.edinboro.edu/postings/6020.
Edinboro University accepts online only applications. Affirmative Action/EOE/M/F/V/D
Required Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree required; coaching experience required; knowledge of current cross country and track and field rules and techniques; thorough knowledge of NCAA rules required; computer knowledge/abilities required; demonstrated excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills required.
Preferred Qualifications: Master’s preferred; 3 to 5 years coaching experience at the collegiate level preferred; NCAA recruiting examination certification preferred; working knowledge of PSAC rules desirable. Demonstrated experience working with diverse student populations.
Internal Number: 10066340
Edinboro University of Pennsylvania, a member of the Pennsylvania's State System of Higher Education is located 15 miles south of Erie, Pennsylvania. The university is the region’s largest and most comprehensive public institution. The 585-acre campus is a picturesque area, approximately 100 miles from the educational and cultural centers of Cleveland, Pittsburgh and Buffalo.