Wilmington College is Rising! Wilmington College (WC) is a career-oriented liberal arts institution affiliated with the Religious Society of Friends also known as the Quakers. Our beautiful main campus is in southwestern Ohio.
Wilmington College is accepting applications for the full time administrative position of Sr. Director of Athletics. The start date for this position is July 1, 2022.
The Sr. Director of Athletics is responsible for directing and leading the College's NCAA Division III intercollegiate athletics program, club sports and campus recreation activities. Wilmington College is a member of the Ohio Athletic Conference (OAC) and participates in 20 varsity sports.
The Sr. Director of Athletics will serve students, faculty, staff, and alumni across the College to maintain excellence in its programs and promote the scholar-athlete experience. To ensure excellence, recruiting and retaining a diverse group of exceptional coaches and promoting the student success, engagement, and graduation in addition to striving for athletic achievements is paramount. The Sr. Director of Athletics reports to the Provost and will work closely and collaboratively with the senior administration to support the overall goals and objectives of the College.
Duties and Responsibilities
Articulate and demonstrate the positive role of athletics in the furthering the educational mission and Quaker core values of the College (integrity, community, diversity, excellence, peace and social justice, respect for all persons, and service and civic engagement).
Provide strategic and visionary leadership in support of the College's strategic plan.
Build and sustain an athletics program that best positions Wilmington College to compete at the conference and national level, without sacrificing the identity and ethical standards of the institution.
Ensure compliance with the NCAA, the OAC, and Title IX rules and regulations. Strong commitment to gender equity.
Retain, recruit, develop, and inspire a diverse group of successful coaches and athletic administrators.
Supervises Associate and Assistant AD, full and part time coaches, athletic equipment manager, athletic training staff, and Sports Information Director.
Develop and manage budgets for all operational areas of the program ensuring budgetary and fiscal accountability.
Develop shared departmental goals and ensure a continued and growing culture of competitive excellence.
Support building a strong sense of community among all student-athletes, coaches, athletic administrators, faculty, alumni, and supporters.
Support the College's commitment to a culture of openness and inclusion that values diversity of all people and ideas.
Wilmington College is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate unlawfully in employment matters based on race, religion, gender, color, ancestry, national origin, age, disability or any other category protected by law. EOE. WC offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits package for full time positions including group medical, dental, vision, life and disability, TIAA-CREF, tuition remission, paid vacation and holidays.
We encourage candidates to review our website and learn about our history, what we are doing today and how we are preparing for tomorrow. It is an exciting time here at Wilmington College!
Interested applicants should submit a detailed cover letter and resume along with three professional references.
Wilmington College conducts background investigations including criminal, work history and credential confirmation on all employees as a condition of continued employment. Some positions may require additional motor vehicle record review and drug screening.
Wilmington College is a Division III career-oriented liberal arts institution affiliated with the Society of Friends (Quakers). The college is located in southwestern Ohio and its enrollment consists traditional and non-traditional students. Interested applicants should submit a detailed cover letter, resume/CV, and three professional references unless otherwise indicated in the position information. Please specify position of interest in the letter of application. Visit http://www.wilmington.edu for more information about the College. Wilmington College is an equal opportunity employer.