The Assistant Wrestling Coach will assist the Head Coach with the organization, development and implementation of a competitive NCAA Division 1 wrestling program that competes in the Big Ten Conference. Responsibilities include recruiting, scouting, coaching, travel coordination, program administration, fund-raising and other duties as assigned by the Head Coach. The Assistant Coach will be expected to develop and maintain effective interaction with students, colleagues, university staff, alumni and the general public, and have knowledge of and commitment to compliance with all NCAA, Conference, and University rules and regulations. Dedication to full academic development of student-athletes as well to the health, safety, well-being and holistic development of student-athletes are essential.
To Apply: Submit applications electronically at https://ejobs.umd.edu. Search for position number 112246. For best consideration applications should include (1) cover letter, (2) resume, and (3) names and contact information of at least three references. More information on Maryland Athletics can be found at www.umterps.com.
Best Consideration Date: Apply by May 13, 2019.
The University of Maryland, College Park, an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, complies with all applicable federal and state laws and regulations regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action; all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment. The University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, age, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, creed, marital status, political affiliation, personal appearance, or on the basis of rights secured by the First Amendment, in all aspects of employment, educational programs and activities, and admissions.
Bachelor’s degree required. A minimum of 2 to 3 years of NCAA Division I collegiate coaching experience is required along with excellent communication and organizational skills.
Collegiate wrestling experience at the NCAA Division I level; a strong commitment and ability to motivate, teach, and recruit academically and athletically qualified student-athletes; experience working constructively with a diverse population; and knowledge of and experience with NCAA rules and regulations is preferred.
Internal Number: 112246
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The University of Maryland is a member of the prestigious Association of American Universities and is located on a beautiful campus located eight miles north of the nation's capital in College Park, which was recently rated "Best place to Raise Kids in Maryland" by Bloomberg.com. The campus is also near Columbia, Maryland, which was listed as the #2 “Best Place to Live” by Money Magazine. The Athletic Program has won 20 national championships over the last 15 years and is a charter member of the Big Ten Conference. Currently, 78 of the University's academic programs are ranked in their respective Top 25 nationally.