Coaching, Coaching - Cross Country, Coaching - Track & Field
Defiance College, an NCAA D-III institution and member of the HCAC, seeks an individual to serve as assistant coach for the men’s and women’s track and field and cross country programs. The individual will provide organization and leadership for all phases of these programs and responsibilities will include recruiting, meet preparation, practice organization, fund raising, mentoring of student-athletes, managing the programs’ social media accounts, and developing annual service/engagement projects for student-athletes. The successful candidate must be able to establish positive relationships and effectively interact with a variety of individuals including alumni, parents, and recruits.
A bachelor’s degree, previous collegiate coaching and recruiting experience, and a valid unrestricted driver’s license are required. A master’s degree, USATF or USTFCCCA coaching education certification, and ability to coach multi-events preferred. A working knowledge of recruiting databases and websites such as Frontrush and NSCA is desirable. This position requires some evening and weekend work combined with business hours and some recruiting travel.
Applications for this full-time, 10-month August-May position are being accepted and reviewed immediately. Send letter of application for employment, complete resume, and the names and contact information of four professional references electronically to: email@example.com.
Defiance College is an equal opportunity employer committed to the diversity of faculty, staff and students. Applicants who will enrich the diversity of our campus and promote a spirit of inclusivity are especially encouraged to apply.
About Defiance College
Defiance College, chartered in 1850, is an independent, liberal arts institution affiliated with the United Church of Christ. The campus is located on 150 acres in a residential area in the city of Defiance in Northwest Ohio. The College offers more than 40 undergraduate majors, graduate programs in education and business, sponsors 21 intercollegiate athletic teams, and has received national recognition for its educational experience of service and engagement. Defiance is a college where students learn to lead and serve in a democracy; learn to understand, appreciate, and have the skills to interact with other cultures; and learn to not only receive knowledge but to make their own knowledge by engaging in interactive experiences. Our Vision creates an educational experience of engagement in civic, cultural, and learning dimensions for all students and is home to the McMaster School for Advancing Humanity, a unique research program serving as a focal point for teaching, service, scholarship, and action to improve the human condition. Defiance College is an equal opportunity employer committed to the diversity of faculty, staff, and students. Applicants who will enrich the diversity of our campus and promote a spirit of inclusivity are especially encouraged to apply.