The Assistant Men's & Women's Cross Country and Indoor & Outdoor Track & Field Coach is responsible to the Director of Athletics and the Head Men's & Women's Cross Country and Indoor & Outdoor Track & Field Coach. Duties and responsibilities shall be, but not limited to, the following: 1) Assist in the operation of an NJCAA Division I Men's and Women's Cross Country/Track and Field program consistent with the policies and mission of New Mexico Junior College, Western Junior College Athletic Conference and the NJCAA; 2) Assist Head Track/Field Coach in all aspects of coaching and administration of the program with an emphasis on recruiting prospective student-athletes and coaching in assigned areas; 3) Assist Head Track/Field Coach to: Orientate each athlete as to grade requirements and expectations; Recruit athletes; Monitor and encourage athletes to attend class and fulfill degree requirements; Supervise Study Hall; Arrange for tutors in Learning Lab; Periodic grade checks; Assist in dorm supervision and dining hall when needed providing there is no conflict with athletic activities; Assist in facility upkeep and management as it pertains to day to day operation of track/field; 4) Assist in any other duties deemed necessary by the Director of Athletics or the Head Track/Field Coach; 5) Actively participate in the institutional goals and objectives designed to support the mission of the college; and, 6) Nothing contained herein shall limit the President in assigning the employee to various college activities for which he/she would be qualified in order to meet the needs of New Mexico Junior College.
Bachelor's Degree required, Master's degree preferred. Minimum of 3-years coaching experience (any level) as a track/field coach. College coaching experience in throws is preferred. Sound background and knowledge of track/field coaching. Must be committed to excellence in instruction/coaching and willing to work.
Additional Salary Information: This is a nine month position. Coaching stipend of $3,500 will be added to base salary. Standard NMJC benefits apply.
Internal Number: 2
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