The University of North Carolina at Pembroke invites interested applicants for the position of Head Cheer and Dance Coach. This position must be able to run and maintain Cheer and Dance Team program through: recruiting, teaching cheer and dance techniques/routines, choreographing, scheduling, monitoring academic progress, budget management, fundraising, equipment selection, as well as promoting the program throughout the University and community. This position will require a strong, working knowledge and understanding of AACCA, NCAA, Conference and Institutional rules and regulations. Essential Duties and Responsibilities: •Lead all aspects of the UNC Pembroke Spirit Squad consisting of the cheer, dance, and mascot program •Ensure emphasis on safety and compliance with AACAA, NCAA, and conference rules and regulations •Manage and schedule appearance requests for the cheer, dance, and mascot programs in the department, University, community and private events to promote the program •Coordinate practices, conditioning, participation and performances at all home football games, basketball games, athletic events, community events and other events as requested •Choreograph, teach and practice various routines on a daily basis to prepare for games and performances •Instruct team members in the proper techniques for fundamentals of cheer and dance •Ensure participants are dedicated to their academics and meet University standards for academic success •Collaborate regularly with the Marching Band •This position must be able to work weekends, evenings and possible holidays with travel to away athletic events when needed If you are interested in this position: Along with the application, please upload a cover letter indicating your interest and qualifications for this position, a resume that includes employment history (including dates of employment) and three professional references with contact information. The incumbent shall have a commitment to ethical practices and represent the university at the highest standard in all situations. This position will be a Graduate Assistantship, the applicant must be in pursuit of a Master’s Degree in a major within the department of Kinesiology. Final salary will depend upon qualifications and experience.'Please submit resume along with application to email@example.com
About The University of North Carolina at Pembroke
Initially founded as a school to serve Native Americans in 1887, the University of North Carolina at Pembroke has since grown to become an institution of over 6,200 students of all races and nationalities.
UNCP is an NCAA Division II institution located in southeastern North Carolina and sponsors 16 NCAA teams. UNCP competes in the Peach Belt Conference in 14 sports and as an independent in football and wrestling.
More information on the institution can be found at www.uncp.edu, and our athletic website can be found at www.uncpbraves.com.
Please note that ALL applications MUST be submitted through the UNCP Online Employment System, which can be found at jobs.uncp.edu. Applications for this position submitted through the NCAA Market will not considered.