The Director of Golf reports directly to the Director of Athletics. The Director of Golf supports the Director of Athletics, but also the Department of Athletics and the larger campus community. The Director of Golf is charged with overseeing the operation of both the Men's and Women's Golf teams at Millsaps College.
Recruit and evaluate high school and college athletes within college admissions and NCAA Division III guidelines;
Comprehend the NCAA Division III philosophy emphasizing academic, athletics;
Coordinate information exchanges with conference & non-conference opponents;
Provide on field coaching of athlete skill development;
Coordinate the planning of practice sessions;
Monitor academic progress by student athletes involving grade reports, study skill development, and counseling;
Coordinate team travel and logistics, including vehicles, lodging, and meals;
Coordinate scouting opponents;
Coordinate fund-raising programs to augment operations budget;
Maintain parent and alumnae communication;
Manage and maintain equipment inventory.
Accept additional duties assigned by the Athletics Director.
Comply with all NCAA Division III, Southern Athletics Association (SAA), and Millsaps College guidelines;
Partner with the Department of Athletics to find new and exciting ways to energize the scholastics-sports environment at Millsaps College;
Accept game-day administrator obligations each semester, as necessary;
Organize community service activities for team members and coaches;
Participate in various other areas of interest for the College and Athletics.
About Millsaps College
Millsaps College provides an ideal atmosphere for learning, with one teacher for every 10 students and an average class size of 15. Associated with the United Methodist Church, and located on 100 beautiful acres in the heart of Mississippi's capital city of Jackson - a progressive southern metropolitan city of nearly half a million population - Millsaps is home to nearly 1,000 students from 27 states and 24 countries. Our students have intellectual firepower, and know they will be taught by faculty who are as serious about learning as they are. Ranked by Forbes magazine as the best college in in Mississippi.The only national liberal arts college in Mississippi, Millsaps College has consistently been ranked a "Best Buy" among national liberal arts colleges by U.S. News & World Report's America's Best Colleges and is cited as one of Loren Pope's 40 Colleges That Change Lives. It was the first institution in Mississippi with a Phi Beta Kappa chapter, and is the only institution in Mississippi ever to be listed in The Fiske Guide to Colleges. Millsaps is a member of the ACS and NITLE, has an AACSB accredited business school, and an NCATE accredited education program. Millsaps is locate...d in Jackson, the capital of the state. The Jackson area has a population of around 400,000 and offers low cost-of-living, excellent schools, pleasant climate, and many recreational opportunities.Millsaps College is an equal opportunity employer. It is the policy of Millsaps College to offer equal educational and employment opportunities to all persons without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or veteran status.