The Assistant Coach will be responsible for the direct and independent instruction of student-athletes, specifically throws, during practice and meets, creation of individualized development plans for each student-athlete, the assessment and recruitment of prospective student-athletes, development of the annual training program for the throws, facilitating team meetings, organizing team travel and equipment inventory, participating in public relations, marketing and fund raising for the track and field program and the athletic department, organizing home track meets volunteers and officials, monitoring the academic progress of track and field student athletes, and complying with NCAA, Sun Belt Conference and Texas State University rules and regulations.
Skill in oral communication and public relations
Knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations
Knowledge of general university policies and procedures
Ability to prepare and conduct instruction of track and field student-athletes
Skill in the assessment and recruitment of track and field prospective student-athletes
Bachelors’ degree with additional consideration to candidates that possess a Masters’ degree
Previous collegiate Track and Field experience as a coach or student-athlete
Texas State University is an emerging research institution located in the burgeoning Austin-San Antonio corridor and in the beautiful Texas Hill Country. It is the largest of seven institutions in the Texas State University System and one of the 30 largest public universities in the country, with over 38,000 students and approximately 4,000 faculty and staff. Texas State is located in San Marcos, a growing community of over 60,000 people located about half way between Austin and San Antonio.”
Employment with Texas State University is contingent upon the outcome of a criminal history background check.
Texas State University will not discriminate against any person (or exclude any person from participating in or receiving the benefits of any of its activities or programs) on any basis prohibited by law, including race, color, age, national origin, religion, sex or disability, or on the basis of sexual orientation.
Texas State is committed to increasing the number of women and minorities in administrative and professional positions.
Texas State University is a member of the Texas State University System. Texas State University is an EOE.