Eastern Mennonite University, a Christian liberal arts university located in the beautiful Shenandoah Valley of Virginia is seeking candidates for the position of head men's and women's cross country coach.
The head coach is responsible for all aspects of the men's and women's cross country teams with emphasis on recruiting and athlete and program development and will serve as an assistant coach of the track and field teams responsible for distance runners. The coach will be responsible for developing training programs, meet planning, budget management, communication with colleagues and the campus community as well as representing the program and university to the local community.
Required skills include recruiting, good communication, budget management, planning and organization, motivation and care for the student beyond athletics.
Eastern Mennonite University, a four-year liberal arts university that offers a Christian education like no other from a Mennonite Anabaptist perspective. Students choose from more than 55 undergraduate and graduate programs of study that emphasize peacebuilding, cross cultural understanding and service to others. EMU envisions a learning community marked by academic excellence, creative process..., professional competence and passionate Christian faith. Athletic experiences are used to shape lives for the future. EMU is a NCAA Division III institution that competes in the Old Dominion Atheltic and the Continental Volleyball Conferences.