Davidson College invites applications for the position of Assistant Wrestling Coach. Primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to, training student-athletes, recruiting, fundraising, alumni relations, coordinating team travel and working with the head coach in directing all phases of a Division I program, including organizing and supervising all practices and competitions. Davidson competes in the Southern Conference.
Required Qualifications: Bachelor's degree; knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations; successful college wrestling experience, possession of good interpersonal and communication, organizational skills, and computer/technological competency.
Preferred Qualifications: Successful college experience as a lightweight wrestler, along with the ability to physically coach and train current lightweight wrestlers.
The successful candidate should be able to demonstrate effectiveness in coaching college level athletes, good supervisory skills, and the ability to relate to students in a leadership role. Additionally, understanding of student athletes in a demanding academic environment and a commitment to the highest ideals of leadership, sportsmanship and academics are required.
This is a full-time position with regular employee benefits. Salary commensurate with experience.
Please submit a resume and cover letter with your application. Review of applications will begin immediately and the deadline for applications is March 1, 2018. Apply online at http://employment.davidson.edu Davidson College is a highly selective, independent liberal arts college located in Davidson, North Carolina, that has graduated 23 Rhodes Scholars and is consistently ranked in the top ten liberal arts colleges in the country. Davidson is strongly committed to achieving excellence and cultural diversity, and welcomes applications from members of minority groups, and others who would bring additional dimensions to the college's mission.