Coaching, Coaching - Cross Country, Coaching - Track & Field
4 Year Degree
Reports to: Sterling College Athletic Director
Sterling College, a four-year private Christ-centered, liberal arts college located in Sterling, Kansas, seeks applicants for the position of assistant cross country and track & field coach. This is a full-time staff position with other duties as assigned by the Athletic Director.
A qualified candidate must have a personal commitment to Jesus Christ and support the Christian character and mission of Sterling College. The candidate must also possess a clear understanding of and ability to articulate the essentials of a Christian liberal arts college.
Coach a combination of sprinters, jumpers and hurdlers
Advise student-athletes with academic or personal problems
Assist recruitment and retention of prospective student-athletes
Founded in 1887, Sterling College’s mission is to develop creative and thoughtful leaders who understand a maturing Christian faith. With 722 students and 39 full-time faculty, the campus community shares a vision to be recognized as the finest Christ-centered, servant-leadership-development-focused liberal arts experience in the Great Plains. The City of Sterling is a progressive town of about 2,600 with a very cordial relationship with the college. Sterling has its own medical clinic and a progressive public school system. The local economy is based on farming, ranching, oil, and small manufacturing companies. Hutchinson (pop. 40,000) is a 25-minute drive, and Wichita (pop. 300,000) is about 65 minutes away.