Head Coach M/W Track & Field & Assistant Coach M/W Cross Country
Job ID: 2021-8241 Type: Student Affairs (WS1705) # of Openings: 1 Category: Student Services/Athletics New York University
Serve as Head Varsity Coach, M/W Track & Field and Assistant Coach M/W Cross Country: Demonstrate effective teaching and coaching skills, tactics and technique; Plan and implement competition strategies for demonstration at practices and varsity competitions; Plan and organize team practices and develop multi-year varsity competition schedules; Develop and implement strategies to recruit student athletes; assess team's future needs (numbers, skills); identify schools, club teams and individuals to target for recruitment. Develop recruitment schedule and implement recruitment plan including supervising one or more Assistant Varsity Coaches. Scout student athletes following NCAA (National Collegiate Athletics Association) and UAA (University Athletics Association) regulations; contact Profiles and students to evaluate students' athletic ability and promote interest in attending NYU. In the role of Assistant Cross Country Coach, work collaboratively with and assist the Head Coach for M/W Cross Country and Assistant M/W Track & Field Coach with all aspects of the M/W Cross Country program. In consultation with Admissions and Academic Affairs office, develop student athlete Profiles and recommend admission assessing their athletic and academic potential. Ensure compliance with NCAA, UAA and University regulations; serve as voting member of sports committees including recommending changes in contest rules and athletes' code of conduct.
Required Education: Bachelor's Degree
Preferred Education: Master's Degree
Required Experience: 3+ years 3+ years Experience as Head Coach or Assistant Coach on the collegiate of high school level.
Preferred Experience: Experience coaching college and or high school level teams in specific sport.
Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities: CPR/AED certification (or ability to obtain), working knowledge of NCAA rules. High level of interpersonal/motivational skills. Current driver's license.
Preferred Skills, Knowledge and Abilities: 3+ years Head coach experience on the Intercollegiate DIII level
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