Grizzly Athletics invites applications for a Pole Vault Coach to join their team on campus. The individual in this role will provide on-field instruction and guidance to student-athletes, specifically student-athletes in field events with a focus on pole vault. The incumbent who occupies this role will be expected to assist with recruitment of outstanding athletes to UM program who can be academically successful, planning of team travel, and all aspects of home track meets. Additionally, they will work in close consultation with the track athletic academic advisor to ensure the academic success of track student-athletes.
Knowledge of and experience with NCAA rules and regulations
Demonstrated ability to coach and recruit the highly skilled student-athlete
Possession of excellent interpersonal and communication skills, as well as organizational skills
Ability to work with a wide variety of people with diverse backgrounds
Minimum Required Experience
Bachelor’s degree and experience coaching and/or competing in pole vault at the collegiate level
Experience recruiting in the Northwest
Collegiate coaching experience at the Division I level
Application deadline is July 11, 2021. All required application materials must be submitted via the HR portal.
About The University of Montana
The University of Montana is a unit of the Montana University System with a student enrollment of 13,900 and 600 full-time faculty members. It is located in Missoula, a culturally vibrant community of 63,000, surrounded by mountain grandeur. The University of Montana offers high quality undergraduate and graduate education in the arts and sciences, and the University’s nine professional schools prepare students for careers in social work, pharmacy, physical therapy, journalism, law, business, education, forestry and fine arts.The Department of Intercollegiate Athletics offers varsity competition in 15 sports at the Division I level and Football Championship Subdivision. UM is a member of the Big Sky Conference.