Kenyon College invites applications for the position of Men’s and Women’s Track & Field Assistant Coach. This is a full time, 10-month reporting position with benefits.
Under general direction of the Head Track & Field Coach, this coach will assist with the responsibilities of the NCAA D-III Men’s and Women’s Track & Field program in accordance and compliance with NCAA, NCAC, and Kenyon College policies and regulations. The Assistant Track & Field Coach will work in conjunction with the head coach to fulfill the following responsibilities: recruiting and coaching student athletes across event areas, with an emphasis on the Multi-Events and Throws, and assisting with program operations. Additional responsibilities will be assigned in game management, facility overview, teaching, and / or administration.
It is also expected that the Men’s and Women’s Track & Field Assistant Coach embraces the department mission of fostering learning and developing community with a focus on the values of citizenship, competition, resiliency, sportsmanship, and teamwork within Kenyon’s unique campus culture. Successful candidates will be able to show a demonstrated commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion in their support for students from diverse ethnic, socioeconomic, religious, and national backgrounds.
Kenyon College is an equal opportunity employer and applications from members of all underrepresented groups are encouraged. It is the College's policy to evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, physical and/or mental disability, age, religion, medical condition, veteran status, marital status, or any other characteristic protected by institutional policy or state, local, or federal law. Kenyon College has a strong commitment to supporting diversity, equity and inclusion. Please visit our Diversity at Kenyon website.
Experience as a competitor in the Multi-Events is preferred, but not required.
Collegiate track and field coaching experience is preferred.
CPR, First Aid and AED Certification is required (and can be completed after hire).
About Kenyon College
Kenyon College, a highly selective liberal arts college of 1600 students, is a Division III member of the NCAA and is a founding member of the North Coast Athletic Conference (NCAC). Kenyon offers twenty-two varsity sports, eleven for men and eleven for women. The college is located in the beautiful village of Gambier, 50 miles northeast of Columbus, Ohio.