| This is a professional position in which the incumbent coordinates the activities of the cheer team. Work involves developing promotional materials; making travel arrangements; coaching and training student spirit groups; coordinating game day activities; and managing the budget. This position reports to the Assistant Athletics Director – Marketing. |
Duties: Plans, coordinates, and supervises the activities of the cheer team for all designated athletic events.
Coordinates a safe practice and training environment that highlights the performance and safety goals of the program and practice clinics and reserves locations for these activities.
Updates manuals detailing recruitment strategies, try-out criteria and other policies and procedures and monitors and enforces NCAA, SEC, and University guidelines.
Coordinates, reviews, and monitors training and strength and conditioning techniques with Strength and Conditioning and Athletic Training staff members.
Purchases uniforms and equipment. Monitors expenditures.
Prepares reports relating to the financial aspects of the Rebelettes or cheer team.
Performs administrative duties associated with making travel arrangements, responding to correspondence, and maintaining records.
Works with Athletics Marketing to design promotional items to recruit high school and community college future prospects.
Visits with potential members and their parents.
Monitors academic performance by working closely with Student Athletic Services staff.
Assists the Athletics Marketing Department with promotions and the development of pre-game, half time, and post-game logistics for athletic events.
Develops and implements scripts for the cheer team, for University and public performances, to enhance student participation, enthusiasm, and positive crowd involvement.
Ensures all assigned tasks are in compliance with University, SEC Conference, and NCAA rules.