Coaching, Coaching - Cross Country, Coaching - Track & Field
4 Year Degree
Troy University is seeking applicants for the position of Assistant Coach Cross Country/Track and Field. The ideal candidate will provide leadership for the program and assure the program complies with the overall objectives of the institution and the department. They will also ensure the program adheres to all applicable NCAA, conference and institutional rules and regulations. Responsibilities include: Assist in planning, organizing, and directing all phases of a Division I Cross Country/Track and Field Program including recruiting, scheduling, academic progress, and community involvement.
Specific Responsibilities: *Day to day coaching of Men's and Women's Cross Country Team *Day to day coaching of Men's and Women's Middle Distance and Distance Team *Roster management *On and Off Campus Recruiting *Communication with Training Room Staff *Academic support and monitoring of Student-Athlete progress including monitoring of some weekly study hall hours *Assist in planning of travel including hotel, meals, transportation for team and recruiting travel *Drive vans and rental vehicles *Assist in coordinating community service activities *Demonstrate good sportsmanship and the highest level of personal integrity. *Manifest a firm commitment to the academic mission of the University and to the educational advancement of the student-athlete. *Act as an ambassador of Troy University and its Athletics Department to all public entities.
Two years of coaching experience required, collegiate level preferred
About Troy University
Troy University is located in the southern part of Alabama. The Department of Athletics sponsors 16 varsity sports. TROY is an FBS institution and a member of the Sun Belt Conference. Troy University: “Alabama’s International University”.