Southwestern College, a member of the Kansas Collegiate Athletic Association, is seeking applications for the position of Assistant Track and Field Coach, Throw Events. This position is a 10-month appointment, full-time benefits eligible position.
The Assistant Coach’s responsibilities will include but are not limited to the direct and independent coaching and skills development of student-athletes, specifically throwing events, during practice and meets, the assessment and recruitment of prospective student-athletes, development of the annual training program for throw events, serve as a Meet Director for all home meets, organize team travel and equipment inventory, participation in public relations, marketing and fundraising for the track and field program and the athletic department, monitoring the academic progress of track and field student athletes, and complying with NAIA, Kansas Collegiate Athletic Association and Southwestern College rules and regulations.
Required Qualifications: •Skill in communication and public relations •Knowledge of NAIA rules and regulations •Proven success in the recruitment of academically and athletically qualified student-athletes •Knowledge of general college policies and procedures •Ability to prepare and conduct training for track and field student-athletes
Preferred Qualifications: •Bachelors’ degree •Additional consideration will be given to candidates that possess a Masters’ degree •Previous collegiate Track and Field experience as a coach or student-athlete
Application Information Review of applications will begin immediately and will remain open until filled. To apply, please send resume and complete contact information for three (3) professional references to Ms. Lonnie Boyd, Director of Human Resources Southwestern College, 100 College Street, Winfield, KS 67156. E-mail: HumanResources@sckans.edu.
Southwestern is an equal opportunity employer that does not discriminate on the basis race, color, creed, religion, national origin, gender, disability, age, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or political affiliation. The successful candidate will be subject to a criminal background check
About Southwestern College
Southwestern College in Winfield, Kansas, is a learning community dedicated to:
- intellectual growth and career preparation
- individual development and Christian values
- lifetime learning and responsible citizenship
- leadership through service in a world without boundaries