Assistant Women's and Men's Cross Country/Track Coach
August 7, 2018
Part-time - Entry Level
Coaching, Coaching - Cross Country, Coaching - Track & Field
4 Year Degree
Lesley University is looking for an Assistant Women's and Men's Cross Country/Track Coach. Candidate must possess a solid knowledge of running development and theory. Must be able to execute practice sessions and have necessary running skills to train the team. Will aid in recruitment, strength and conditioning, fundraising efforts and community service projects. Running experience at the collegiate level preferred. The Assistant Women's and Men's Cross Country/Track Coach will report directly to the Head Men's and Women's Cross Country/Track Coach. This person will also be responsible for carrying out all activities necessary to accomplish the objectives of this sport within the guidelines of the NCAA Division III and the New England Collegiate Conference.
Responsibilities: •Assist with the day-to-day management and operations of the cross country and track programs. •Support coaching staff in recruitment efforts with admissions and recruiting events. •Assist the head coach and staff with individual skills and team concepts. •Attend all practices and meets and assist with planning and preparation. •Assist with the planning, coordination and supervision of fundraising events. •Adhere to all Lesley University, New England Collegiate Conference, ECAC and NCAA rules. •Perform other related duties as assigned.
Working knowledge of NCAA Division III rules and regulations.
At least one year of previous successful coaching or playing experience at the college, semi-professional, professional, or international level is required.
Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills.
Must have a valid U.S. driver's license.
Must be authorized to work in the United States; if you hold a visa, your visa status must allow you to work at Lesley University.
Additional Salary Information: This is a part-time position, paid by stipend.
About Lesley University
About Lesley University:Lesley University is committed to active learning, scholarly research, critical inquiry, and diverse forms of artistic practice through close mentoring relationships among students, faculty, and practitioners in the field. Lesley prepares graduates with the knowledge, skill, understanding, and ethical judgment to be catalysts who shape a more just, humane, and sustainable world.