Coaching, Coaching - Cross Country, Coaching - Track & Field
4 Year Degree
The Athletic Department at Coker College invites applicants to apply for the position of Graduate Assistant Cross Country and Track and Field Coach. This position is responsible for all aspects of an NCAA Division II track and cross country program at Coker College. The successful candidate will be responsible for working primarily with distance student-athletes. Responsibilities include and are not limited to:
Recruitment of student athletes that are successful in the classroom as well as on the course/track.
Assisting with study halls.
Assist with the administering of camps and clinics.
Assist with conditioning student-athletes for maximum performance.
Meet management and preparation.
Assisting with travel to away meets.
The ideal candidate is competitive with strong leadership capability and has the ability to motivate and persuade others in a positive direction. The incumbent is well organized, works efficiently and is successful with time management. The ideal candidate is also dedicated to developing meaningful, collegial working relationships with students, faculty, and staff across campus; and has the ability to work collaboratively, be flexible and compromise in order to move forward as a team. Excellent communications and public relations abilities are a must. Strong typing and computer application skills, ability to courteously assist and support others and the ability to operate mobile devices, telephone, PC, copier, and other basic business machines is required.
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution and admission into the MSCAA program is required. Experience as a intercollegiate runner and or coach, a valid driver’s license with clean driving record, and knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations are required. AED/CPR certification prior to employment is also required.
This is a 10-month position reporting to the Head Track and Field/Cross Country Coach. Please send cover letter and resume to email@example.com.
About Coker College - Hartsville, SC
Coker College is a student-focused, private liberal arts college located in Hartsville, South Carolina. Coker combines round table, discussion-based learning with hands-on experiences to encourage active participation in and out of the classroom. A supportive, close-knit community prepares Coker students with the confidence and practical life skills they need to reach their personal best, in college and beyond.Founded in 1908, Coker is a bachelor’s and master’s degree-granting institution and competes in 21 NCAA Division II sports. Coker is ranked among the "Best Colleges" in the South by U.S. News & World Report as well as The Princeton Review, and by Washington Monthly as No. 5 for value among colleges in the Southeast region.