Under direction of the head coach assist in all areas of team performance including pre-season, post-season training, practice and competition. Work closely with support staff for both peak performance of the athletes as well as their development and academic success. Assist with the oversight of strength and conditioning activities, academic and medical issues. Assist team members with leadership issues and their academic, athletic and personal development. Coaching knowledge and experience on all 4 events
Assist with identification, evaluation and recruitment of student-athletes to the University of Illinois. Assist in the day to day operations including but not limited to NCAA paperwork, academic monitoring, travel plans, equipment and budget management. Work compatibly and cooperatively with the staff and personnel in the Division of Intercollegiate Athletics. Represent University at national, state, and local professional organization events. Maintain knowledge of and compliance with specific NCAA, Big Ten Conference, and institution rules that relate to this position is required. Maintain and evaluate equipment for safety Exceptional organizational and communication skills
High moral and ethical standards required.
Proven ability to identify, select, recruit and develop highly-skilled athletes; personal relation and communication skills in dealing with student-athletes, peers, and the general public; organization skills, fiscal management, and computer abilities.
At least three years of coaching experience at the collegiate level or 5 years coaching USA Gymnastics Level 10 or higher.
About University of Illinois, Division of Intercollegiate Athletics
The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is a member of the Big Ten Conference and is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.