Under the direction of the Head Coach-Track and Field, coaches all individuals in Men & Women's Pole Vault, High Jump and Multi's Coach. Will provide assistance in coaching duties for the intercollegiate Track & Field team. Assist the Head Coach with all job responsibilities
1. Directly report to and assist the Head Coach with Men’s & Women’s Track & Field 2. Recruiter-for multi, pole vault and high jump events. 3. Organize, implement and maintain lifting program for athletes 4. Assist in planning and implementing practice and meet strategies 5. Assist in planning and administering the off-season training program 6. Fiscal management, student-athlete welfare, academic integrity, rules compliance 7. Team media director - coordinate and maintain social media presence 8. Assist in coordinating and supervising team travel 9. Home meet coordinator 10. Assist in organizing team gear - ordering and distribution 11. Assist in maintaining all facilities and equipment 12. Assist in sport-specific fund raising 13. Assist in coaching and supporting all other events as needed 14. Perform all other duties or responsibilities as assigned by the Head Coach.”
Background or coaching in track & field at the professional, college or high school level.
Experience developing and motivating student-athletes for athletic and academic success.
Demonstrated ability in coaching and in recruiting and monitoring for NCAA compliance at the NCAA Division I level.
Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to relate to internal and external constituents and diverse populations.
Have excellent communications skills, be a positive motivator, have demonstrated leadership and organizational abilities, and be able to articulate a plan and vision to build and enhance the UVU Cross Country and Track & Field program.
Have impeccable integrity with a thorough commitment to NCAA, WAC, and UVU regulations.
Be committed to the Department of Athletics mission and the mission of UVU.
Computer Skills: Dropbox, Word, Excel, Social Media, etc.
Additional Salary Information: Preferred Qualifications
*Experience building and maintaining a recruiting database and managing the operations of a NCAA Track & Field program.
*Knowledge of/commitment to NCAA rules specifically regarding recruiting.
*Experience developing and motivating student-athletes for athletic and academic success.
Internal Number: G98188
About Utah Valley University
UVU is a teaching institution where students learn, do and become. With nearly 40,000 students, UVU is now the largest institution of higher learning in Utah. As a teaching institution that educates more Utahns than any other university, UVU's primary focus is on student success--the academic, professional and personal success of its students. The Wolverines have achieved great success in the WAC and Big 12 with the addition of Men’s Soccer in 2014, UVU competes in 16 different sports at the Division I level.