Position Summary: Valley City State University is searching for a Men’s and Women’s Head Cross Country and Track and Field coach. The head coach is responsible for scheduling competitions and planning practices; recruiting, coaching, mentoring and retaining student athletes; monitoring annual budgets; arranging team and recruiting travel; supervising assistant coaches; fundraising and other departmental duties; fostering strong alumni relations and meeting all institutional, and NAIA rules and regulations.
Application Information: Preference given to applications received on or before August 1, 2018 and review of applications will continue until the position is filled. Apply online: www.vcsu.edu/jobs. Additional Information: For more information, or for accommodations contact: email@example.com. For North Dakota Relay Services, go to: http://www.relaynorthdakota.com/. This position is subject to North Dakota Veteran’s Preference requirements.
Valley City State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor's degree and 2 years of experience coaching cross country and/or indoor and outdoor track & field.
Preferred Qualifications: Master’s degree, accomplished coaching background, excellent communication skills; strong organizational and leadership skills; a demonstrated ability to recruit, train, and retain academically and athletically successful student-athletes; a commitment and history of integrating the student athlete into the campus community of a small college.
Additional Salary Information: Comprehensive fringe benefit package including employer paid full family coverage for health insurance, TIAA retirement, and tuition waiver benefits. More information can be found at www.vcsu.edu/employeeservices.
Internal Number: 0027814
About Valley City State University
VCSU was ranked by U.S. News as a “Best College” 17 years in a row and was named the highest-rated North Dakota university ranked in the "Public Regional College in the Midwest" category for the fifth straight year. Students can choose from over 80 undergraduate programs in Business, Information Technology, Communication Arts, Social Science, Education, Psychology, Fine Arts, Health, Physical Education, Math, and Science, plus a fully online Master of Education degree program. VCSU specializes in advanced use of technology to enhance the learning experience -- full-time undergraduate students are issued laptop computers equipped with the latest hardware and software, and have access to high-speed wireless networking throughout campus and classrooms equipped with advanced educational technology. Located on the scenic banks of the Sheyenne River about 60 miles west of Fargo, the 55 acre campus is one of the most beautiful in North Dakota, and is listed as a “Historic District” on the National Register of Historic Places. Recent accomplishments include record-setting enrollment, major enhancements to facilities, and the addition of new academic and athletic programs. VCSU is accredite...d by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools and the National Council for the Accreditation of Teacher Education. The Department of Music is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music.