Wayne State University, an NCAA Division II member, located in the cultural district of Detroit, invites applications for the position of Head Coach, Women’s Golf. Responsibilities will include overall direction and oversight of the intercollegiate Women’s Golf sport program including, but not limited to, the recruitment of quality student-athletes; teaching and instruction of skills and techniques inherent in the highest level of competitive play; scheduling; organizing and conducting practices/competitions; budget management; overseeing student-athletes' academic progress; fundraising; provide management and direction to assistant coaches and team personnel; community involvement; and compliance with NCAA, GLIAC and Wayne State University rules and regulations all while incorporating the department's strategic goals and on-going initiatives.
Demonstrate an ability to teach and develop student-athletes to represent the University and department with an emphasis on good character, with expected successful record of competitive achievement in win percentage and the professional standards expected by the department
Responsible for teaching advance level skills and game strategies
Responsible for planning, preparation, & scheduling of Competitions , including travel.
Responsible for the day to day administration of the program and will work closely with the sport supervisor to advance the program.
Lead, direct and offer strategic insight into long-term viability and success of the program.
Will work with the strength and conditioning staff to develop and condition student-athletes.
Work collaboratively with training staff, academic resource personnel and compliance staff.
Proven ability to recruit high caliber student-athletes with an emphasis on the urban setting and the University's strong academic standards reflected in its Carnegie I profile.
Demonstrate good judgment in advising and counseling student athletes including working with the department's academic services unit to graduate student-athletes.
Adheres to the NCAA and Conference legislative/interpretative requirements and understands which reflects strong ethical conduct and control.
Maintain a positive and informed approach with the athletic department's many internal complimentary services including: academic support, development, strength and conditioning, training staff and sport coordinator. Expected to be actively part the unit's head coaching leadership profile.
Perform other duties as assigned. Qualified candidates must be available evenings and weekends. This position is represented by the AAUP.
Additional Salary Information: Salary dependent on experience
Internal Number: 045449
About Wayne State University, Detroit, MI
Wayne State University is a Carnegie I research Institute with over 34,000 students located in the cultural district of Detroit, a major metropolitan area with all the amenities and attractions of a big city.