Coaching, Coaching - Cross Country, Coaching - Track & Field
The Head Coach for Cross Country and Track and Field gives overall leadership to the cross country and track and field teams, establishing culture and expectations of the program, supervising the Associate Head Coach and Assistant coaches within the program and creating a seamless program of the two teams. In consultation with the Associate Head Coach, the Head Coach is responsible for all aspects of recruitment,, meet scheduling and planning, practice schedules, budgeting, inventory, facilities, alumni and community relations, social media and fundraising.
Prefer candidates with 5 years coaching cross country and track and field at the collegiate level, proven experience in recruiting and maintaining desired roster size, experience with budgets, a proven collaborative leader. The head coach develops and maintains positive relationships with the offices of Admissions, Financial Aid and Student Life and contributes to the life of the athletic department and campus community.
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.