This is a contract position with annual contract renewal. Serve as the Assistant Men's and Women's Track & Field Coach under the direction of the Director of Cross Country and Track & Field (Head Coach).
Plan and conduct daily practice for the horizontal jumpers, hurdlers and multi event athletes;
Identify and recruit highly qualified and UC admissible student-athletes in your event area;
Assist the head coach in the daily operation of the intercollegiate men’s and women’s track and field programs;
Serve as the meet director for home cross country meets;
Manage all compliance activities including CARA logs, recruiting logs for the athletes in your event area.
Meet weekly with student-athletes in your event area that have been identified by the staff as having academic risk;
Assist the head coach with the coordination of some team travel.
Additional administrative duties as assigned by the head coach.
Apply online at http://jobs.ucr.edu. Priority consideration given to those who apply by July 9, 2018.
Minimum of 5 years of related experience.
Bachelor's degree in related area and/or equivalent experience/training with a college-level program.
Leadership skills to mentor and develop athletes. Current knowledge of applicable rules and standards of the affiliated athletic conference, the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) or National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA), as well as other associations and agencies to which the campus adheres, and, at all times avoid any and all violations of these rules and standards. Specialized knowledge of the team sport or activity and demonstrated technical expertise in coaching principles. Demonstrated effective problem solving and communication skills, verbally and in writing. Ability to demonstrate creativity, sound judgment and decision-making;, be an effective problem solver and effectively communicate verbally and in writing. Strong interpersonal, motivational and team leadership skills to work effectively with athletic participants.
Internal Number: 201806121023
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