Coaching, Coaching - Cross Country, Coaching - Track & Field
4 Year Degree
Reports to:Head Track & Field Coach
FLSA Status:Exempt – Part Time 10-month assignment
The Assistant Men’s and Women’s Track & Field Coach is responsible for assisting with the management and administration of all activities related to his/her sport, training, and coaching student-athletes participating in the sport. The Assistant Men’s and Women’s Track & Field Coach is fully responsible for compliance with National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) regulations as well as Great Lakes Valley Conference (GLVC) rules and all College policies and procedures.
Duties and Responsibilities
•Assisting with the conduct of in-season and out-of-season training sessions. •On field coaching responsibility for throws and selected other events •Comply with all administrative staff on reports and forms that need to be completed. •Follow college policy of receiving advanced approval for all purchases over $500, any hotel or flight in accordance with the Expense Authorization policy of the College. •Develop relationships with alumni and other friends and supporters of the College and work cooperatively with Advancement as a member of the Athletics staff and the College community •Conduct the sport program in strict accordance with NCAA and GLVC rules and regulations •Participating in community service and fund-raising activities. •Other duties as assigned.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
•Bachelor’s degree preferred •Progressive experience as a track & field coach, including on field coaching and recruiting. •Knowledge of and commitment to strict adherence to NCAA, GLVC and institutional rules and regulations. •Excellent oral, written and interpersonal communication skills with a strong understanding of importance to detail •An understanding of the unique opportunities and challenges in the environment of private higher education with the ability to work with a diverse population
Normal office environment as well as indoor and outdoor athletics facilities. Some travel required. Evening and weekend work required. Physically able to lift 25 pounds and attend practice and competitive sessions indoors and outdoors
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees in this position. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications of employees assigned to this job.
Please note: Incomplete submissions will not be considered.
Applicants who need accommodation for the application or interview process, please make such accommodation request in advance to the Office of Human Resources:
William Jewell College
Office of Human Resources
500 College Hill Box 1017
Liberty, MO 64068
Availability Review of applications will begin immediately. Position is open until filled.
All final candidates must successfully pass a criminal background check prior to beginning employment.
Our Mission: We educate our community to ask questions, apply critical thought, and act with purpose.
William Jewell College is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, genetic information, disability, or veteran status.
About William Jewell College
William Jewell College is located in Liberty, MO, and has approximately 1100 full time students. William Jewell promises students an outstanding liberal arts education that cultivates leadership, service and spiritual growth within a community inspired by Christian ideals and committed to open, rigorous intellectual pursuits. The College has a long tradition of quality and success in intercollegiate athletics and sponsors 20 intercollegiate sports programs. The College is a member of Division II of the NCAA and competes in the Great Lakes Valley Conference.