Benefits: Barry University offers a comprehensive benefits package to full-time employees that includes health, dental, vision, life insurance, retirement, tuition assistance, paid time off and work/life balance initiatives such as wellness programs, spirituality in the workplace, and training and development.
Barry University is currently seeking a Head Coach for Women's Cross Country.
The Head Coach is responsible for the management and administration of all phases of a nationally competitive athletic program in accordance with Barry University, the Sunshine State Conference, and NCAA DII regulations. S(h)e will provide an environment that supports the mission of the University and the mental, physical, academic and athletic success of his/her student-athletes. The Head Coach must be able to travel and will fulfill other duties as assigned by their direct supervisor.
* This is an In-Person Full-Time Position
Organizes, supervises, coordinates, and instruct/ teach practice sessions in conjunction with intercollegiate contests. Recruits and works with quality student-athletes with the purpose that all students graduate from Barry University. Develops game preparation and strategies, conditions and trains student-athletes to develop skill, character and teamwork.
Establishes and maintains an organized recruiting system and is responsible for directing the program within the scope of the intercollegiate athletics program.
The Head Coach recruits academically qualified student-athletes who form a competitive squad and meet established academic goals and objectives of the department of intercollegiate athletics and provides service to the community and participation in university wide events.
The Head Coach:
•Follows established procedures in the event of a student-athlete’s injury
•Teaches assigned fundamentals and skills during practice and game.
•Assesses student-athlete skills, monitors student-athletes during competition and practice
•Models professional behavior and maintains appropriate conduct towards student- athletes. administrators, officials and spectators.
•Interacts with the Assistant AD, Barry’s Compliance Coordinator, Faculty Athletic Representative and the Coordinator for Student-Athlete Success on all matters pertaining to eligibility and academic success of each student-athlete. The Head coach updates and maintains relevant and pertinent information on Compliance Assistant, Salesforce, Workday and the ACS/Front Rush Athletic program.
•Interacts with media
•Coordinates travel, lodging and meals for team.
•Manages the fiscal affairs of his budget, including reconciling and requesting expenses a appropriately and timely
•Develops a fund-raising effort for the sport.
•Provides appropriate and timely information to Compliance, Athletic Communications, Athletic Training Room and Sport Performance.
•Responsible for student data; including admissions, financial aid, registration and academic performance data.
•All such data are treated as confidential in accordance with federal, state and university regulations.
•Participates in community service activities.
•The Head Coach understands the mission statement of the University and constantly strives to achieve the academic and athletic goals that directly reflect the mission statements of the department and the university.
•Maintains good rapport with high school and youth coaches.
•Exercises a high level of public contact on both the local, state and national level through games,
•Recruiting, camps and clinics and developmental programs. Accepts constructive criticism and remains accountable for his/her actions (and his/ her staff).
Bachelor's degree in any field of study is required. Master's degree in any field of study is preferred
1-3 years of work experience is required
CPR certified required
AED certification preferred
Must have the ability to coordinate practice and meet preparation, and execution of practice plans during the academic year
A valid Driver's License is required
Technically proficient in all Microsoft Office Suite and office equipment
Barry University is a private Catholic institution with a history of academic excellence in the Dominican tradition. In 2010, Barry University was named one of the “Top 50 non-profits to work for.” With more than 100 undergraduate, graduate, professional, and doctoral programs, populated by people of all ages, cultures, faiths, and perspectives, Barry University provides a nurturing environment built on strong values and mutual respect.