Upper Iowa University (UIU) invites applications for the position of Trapshooting Head Coach. The Head Coach at UIU reports to the Director of Athletics and is responsible for planning, directing, and evaluating all aspects and facets of building and maintaining a successful Trapshooting program on the NCAA Division II level. Duties include, but not limited to: recruitment of highly skilled and academically qualified student-athletes, monitor academic progress and eligibility, and effectively analyze and teach the fundamentals skills and strategies of the sport. Plan, organize, conduct, and evaluate practices session along with develop, implement, and evaluate competition plans and strategies. Serve as a leader, mentor, and role model to the student-athletes of the program. Prepare competitive team schedule, participate in public relations/media activities, and fund raising initiatives. Oversee team travel coordination and other administrative processes and procedures. Prepare, monitor, and manage team budget. Ability to collaborate with Athletic Department staff members with regards to marketing and promotional initiatives; along with other University, Departmental, NCAA Division II, and conference initiatives. Select, supervise, and evaluate assistant coaches. Ensure compliance with all Department, University, NCAA, and other governing body policies, procedures, and regulations.
Bachelor’s degree required; master’s degree preferred. Experience in coaching or trapshooting at the collegiate or professional level preferred. UIU is located in scenic northeast Iowa, sponsoring 19 intercollegiate programs on the NCAA Division II level. For more information on UIU, please visit our web page at https://uiu.edu/.
Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three professional references. To apply, visit http://uiu.peopleadmin.com/postings/1861. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Employment is contingent upon successful completion of a background check. Upper Iowa University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
About Upper Iowa University
Since 1857, Upper Iowa University has been preparing students to succeed—in the classroom and in the world. That rich history, coupled with a student-centered mission, has created a springboard for UIU to become a recognized innovator in offering accredited, quality programs through flexible, multiple delivery systems, including online and self-paced study.From our Fayette Campus to our U.S. Centers, our International Centers to our Military Centers, UIU has the people in place to help you succeed.Through our student success stories, you’ll learn how others have benefited from a UIU education—and you’ll begin to understand the significant advantages a UIU education can bring to your life, and ultimately to the lives of your family members.