McPherson College is seeking a Head Track and Field Coach with the proven ability to manage a successful program. This individual will be responsible for daily management, instruction and administration of all phases of the Track and Field program in accordance with all NAIA and College regulations. Specific areas of responsibility include: instructing on practice, game preparation and strategy; assistant coach and support staff supervision; recruitment of prospective student-athletes; retention of student-athletes, monitoring the academic progress of the Track and Field student-athletes; preparation and oversight of budget; community outreach; and program-specific and departmental fundraising.
The successful candidate must possess and will demonstrate excellent communication and organizational skills, strong work ethic and self-motivation, the ability and willingness to be a positive role model, department member and representative of the college.
Bachelor’s Degree required, Masters’ preferred; three years of collegiate coaching experience required. This is a full-time, exempt, benefits-eligible position and reports to the Athletic Director.
Please complete the online application below with a cover letter, resume and three professional reference letters.
No phone calls.
This position is open until filled.
About McPherson College
McPherson College seeks dynamic and innovative applicants for the position of Men’s and Women’s Head Tennis Coach. This position reports to the Athletic Director and is a full-time, exempt position, eligible for college benefits. This is a 12-month position.
The Head Tennis Coach is responsible for a focus on student/athlete instruction in athletic performance, physical health, and sport team concepts specific to tennis. The coach is responsible for developing and guiding the tennis program by mentoring, teaching and providing the guidance and support necessary for the student athletes to be successful in their athletic and academic endeavors. The coach will represent McPherson College, its mission, and the Athletic department’s program and goals in a positive manner.
Duties include but are not limited to the recruitment and retention of student-athletes; scouting; scheduling; team travel; community service; academic monitoring with integrity; enforcement of team policies and procedures; off-season conditioning; leading training sessions and knowledge of and adherence to college, conference and NAIA rules and regulations.
Experience: Previous coaching experience require...d. Heading coaching experience preferred.
Education: A baccalaureate degree. Master’s degree preferred.
Interpersonal Skills: Excellent written, oral and interpersonal communications skills are necessary.
Other Skills: Proficiency in Microsoft Office products is required and working with budgets.
Travel is a requirement of this position.
Please complete the on-line application below and include your cover letter, your resume and one professional letter of reference.
No phone calls.