University of Mount Olive has an immediate opening for a full-time Head Men’s Wrestling Coach. Duties in the first year are recruiting qualified student-athletes, scheduling, and establishing a program which will begin competition in the 2019-20 academic year. Duties after the first year include on-field coaching at practices and games, recruiting qualified student-athletes, and monitoring the academic progress of student-athletes. All coaches have a secondary responsibility of assisting with game management. Send letter of application, resume, and list of references to: Jeff Eisen, Vice President for Athletics, University of Mount Olive, 586 Henderson Street, Mount Olive, NC 28365, or firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications accepted until position is filled. University of Mount Olive is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to a diverse faculty, staff, and student body and welcomes applicants from underrepresented groups.
Requirements: bachelor’s degree (master’s degree preferred); competitive and coaching experience, preferably at the college level. This is a 10-month position (August 1-May 31).
About University of Mount Olive
University of Mount Olive is a private four-year institution located in eastern North Carolina, one hour from Raleigh and one and one-half hours from the coastal city of Wilmington. A Division II member of Conference Carolinas, UMO sponsors 20 competitive intercollegiate sports teams and has approximately 400 student-athletes. UMO is adding the sports of men’s wrestling and women’s field hockey in 2019-20, to bring the total offerings to 22. UMO has finished first or second in the standings for the Hawn Cup, the conference award for the top overall athletics program, and its student-athletes have averaged over a 3.0 gpa in each of the last seven years. To learn more about the University of Mount Olive, visit www.umotrojans.edu.