The LIU Post Department of Athletics is seeking a Head Coach for its Division II Women's Golf program.
LIU Post Athletics has finished in the top-2 of the Northeast Region Learfield Cup standings each of the last three seasons. The program has captured 5-consecutive ECC Commissioner's Cups for overall program success.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Managing day-to-day operations
Practice and tournament preparation
Planning and directing the recruitment of quality student-athletes who are capable of success on the course and who can graduate from the University.
Coaching, conditioning and training of student athletes.
Monitoring academic performance/progress and eligibility status of student athletes.
Operational and fiscal management; scheduling; fundraising and maintaining positive public relations with donors, supporters, media, the community and constituency groups on campus.
Promote an atmosphere of compliance within the program and effectively monitor activities regarding compliance.
Candidate must have a strong commitment to the academic success of the student-athlete.
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university
Previous coaching experience
Thorough knowledge of NCAA rules
Recruitment skills and netwrok
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Strong organizational and administrative skills
Ability to interact effectively with prospective and enrolled student-athletes
Collaborate effectively with athletic department team members, university administration, and media
Successfully pass a background check
Additional Salary Information: Commensurate with experience
LIU Post, a 320-acre campus located on Long Island’s scenic North Shore, boasts one of the top Division II programs in the country. The LIU Post Department of Athletics, which sponsors 25 varsity programs — nine for men and 16 for women — and three spirit teams, has won 21 NCAA Division II National Championships and five consecutive East Coast Conference Commissioner’s Cups, honoring the best over...all program in the conference. The Pioneers consistently rank amongst the nation’s best programs in the NACDA Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup Standings, and the LIU Post Department of Athletics is committed to providing its more than 500 student-athletes with the finest in academic and athletics support, ensuring a true life-enhancing experience. The campus also has the most state-of-the-art facilities in the Eastern landscape, including the recently-transformed Bethpage Federal Credit Union Stadium and Pratt Recreation Center.