Position Summary: Monmouth University is seeking applications for a Head Coach, Women's Rowing in the Athletics department.
This position reports to the Director of Athletics and is responsible to manage all phases of a competitive Division I intercollegiate women's rowing program in compliance with all NCAA, Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference and Monmouth University rules and regulations. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, organizing the successful identification and recruitment of prospective student-athletes, academic support, skill instruction, including practice, training and event planning and execution, and primary supervision of the program. Assist in the generation of alumni support and fundraising initiatives, formation and preparation of budget, while overseeing expenditures. Formation of a coaching staff and supervision of assistant coaches, monitoring progress of student-athletes through and following graduation. Communication and public relations responsibilities are also required, in addition to the creation of summer programs and community service activities.
Required Degree, License or Certifications: Bachelor's degree, Valid Automobile Driver's License in your state of principal residence, CPR and NCAA recruiting certification must be attained within six months from date of hire
Required Skills or Software: Excellent interpersonal, organizational and communication skills, Must have an understanding of the University's concern for academics as well as athletic excellence
Required Years of Experience: 3
Other Requirements: Three years of competitive rowing experience and/or proven successful collegiate, professional or elite rowing coaching experience. Computer literate.
Preferred Qualifications: Experience coaching at the NCAA Division I level. Experience starting a new program.
Located along New Jersey's northern coastline, Monmouth University is a top-tier, private comprehensive institution that is home to innovative academic programs, expert faculty, and nationally ranked Division I athletics. The University enrolls approximately 5,700 students in nearly 60 undergraduate and graduate degree programs, including three doctoral programs.
Small classes geared toward individual attention and immersive learning experiences that extend beyond the classroom, define the student experience at Monmouth. The University's dynamic learning environment empowers students to become active participants in their education while fully preparing them for life after graduation. Monmouth's faculty, experts in their respective disciplines and industries, foster student growth by collaborating with undergraduates and graduates in their research and scholarship.
Approximately one hour from New York City and Philadelphia, Monmouth University sits at the heart of a vibrant culture rich in history, the arts, technology, and entrepreneurship. The University's 168-acre coastal campus has been named one of the most beautiful in the world, and blends the classic elegance of National Historic Landmarks with state-of-the-art facilities. Recent updates include a $47 million renovation to the Edison Science Building and construction of a $16 million stadium, which hosts more than half of the University's student-athletes.
A multitude of experiences is available just outside the campus gates. Access Asbury Park's legendary music scene and diverse cultural opportunities supported by an active LGBTQ community. Enjoy Red Bank's lively theater and dining hub and Long Branch's redeveloped waterfront with recreational and upscale shopping offerings.
Founded in 1933 as Monmouth Junior College, the institution became Monmouth College in 1956 and received its university charter in 1995. Today, Monmouth University is listed in U.S. News & World Report's “Best Colleges,” The Princeton Review's “The Best 382 Colleges,” and Money magazine's “Best Colleges for Your Money.”
Monmouth University is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.