Southern Illinois University Carbondale is a Division I NCAA Member of the Missouri Valley and Missouri Valley Football Conferences. The Head Coach of the Spirit Group will provide leadership for the Cheerleaders, Shakers and Mascots of Saluki Athletics.
Duties and Responsibilities include but are not limited to: Identifying and recruiting a diverse group of quality student-participants who will positively represent Saluki Athletics and the University; providing leadership and direction in the coaching and development of the cheerleading and dance programs; promoting the safety, welfare and academic progress of student-participants; managing the daily administrative duties of the program including scheduling and budget management; participating in fundraising and promotional activities; ensuring compliance with University, NCAA and MVC rules; assisting the Director of Marketing & Promotions with planning and implementing promotional programming for all Saluki athletic teams.
Appointment: 12-month term, full-time, salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.
This is a security sensitive position. Before any offer of employment is made, the University will conduct a pre-employment background investigation, which includes a criminal background check.
Application Deadline: Applications must be completed through jobs.siu.edu by close of business (4:30 p.m.) 7/15/19 or until filled.
Application Procedure: Visit jobs.siu.edu "Administrative/Professional Job Postings" to create an account and apply with your Resume/Vita, Cover Letter and 3 References.
Bachelor's Degree, minimum of 1 year cheerleading coaching/advising experience. AACCA Safety Certification is required.
Internal Number: ATH-9751
About Southern Illinois University
Southern Illinois University at Carbondale, located in scenic Southern Illinois, approximately 100 miles southeast of St. Louis and 350 miles south of Chicago, is a comprehensive university with more than 20,000 students. SIUC offers 18 varsity sports—nine for men and nine for women—at the NCAA Division I level. The football program is a member of the Missouri Valley Football Conference, while all other sports are members of the Missouri Valley Conference. SIUC is committed to the academic excellence of its student-athletes.